Sam Smith Edges Out Lady Gaga, The Weeknd At The Oscars

Sam Smith and The Weeknd both earned themselves first time nominations at the 2016 Oscars for the Original Song in a movie category. Sam Smith’s “Writing’s On The Wall” was featured in the movie Spectre, and ended up taking home the award over The Weeknd’s “Earned It”, which was featured in Fifty Shades of Grey. Lady Gaga…

The 1975’s New Album: Going / / P I N K / /

For over a year, the 1975 has taunted fans with rumors of a new album. After their meteoric rise in 2013 with their self-titled album, the Indie Rock world was itching for more of their unique, brooding sound. The debut album was the anthem for young people trying to live and love, driving around late…

Legends in Music: Happy Birthday George Harrison

Lung cancer got the best of him on November 29th, 2001. He was 58 at the time, which would make him 73 today. He was a quiet, loving soul and we are all beyond grateful for the tremendous impact he has made on us as both a person and a musician. George Harrison, prominently known…

Kanye West Announces New Album Coming This Summer

Damnnn Kanye West. Back it again with the Twitter rants. After starting off his morning going off on Bob Ezrin, who gave him a scathing review, Kanye then went on to shit on the Grammys. But, in typical Kanye West fashion, he dropped an awesome bomb at the end of the rant. New album coming this…

Kesha’s Legal Battle Broken Down

Our Newest Staff writer, Micah Coons, breaksdown the controversial Kesha Legal Battle. I’m sure you’ve all seen the articles about Kesha’s court case and I want to clear some things up: 1. Just to clarify this is a Civil suit, not a Criminal one. 2. This was not the final verdict, the trial won’t happen…

The Theophilus London Songs We Can’t Stop Playing

Theophilus London is an interesting artist. Originally from New York, the 29-year old has become one of the many great faces of alternative hip-hop rooted himself into the ears of listeners across the world. Known for his unique style and brother-like relationship with Kanye West, Theophilus London brings the world a type of music that is feel…

Are We Close To Seeing The J Cole And Kendrick Lamar Collab Album?

J Cole and Kendrick Lamar’s collaboration album is set to change the landscape of the rap game. It was rumored to be released sometime in February. J Cole and Kendrick Lamar continue to be silent on their rumored collaboration album. The interest started to heat up when both rappers released tracks remixing each other’s songs…

LEAKED: Kanye West – “Fall Out Of Heaven”

New Kanye alert!!! Kanye West had a track leaked today called “Fall Out Of Heaven”, which seems like it should’ve followed the song “FML” on his album The Life Of Pablo, but he cut the song. Not sure why, as it outdoes some of the songs that made the album. Listen below:

Tidal Could Be Shaping The Way We Hear Music

Tidal calls itself a “High Fidelity Music Streaming” site. The Jay Z owned service claims to give artists and producers more royalties than other music sites, which would explain their premium pricing. Tidal, unlike the kings of music streaming Spotify, do not offer a free service plan. In fact, Tidal’s cheapest plan is $9.99 a month, which…

Artist Spotlight: Kyan Palmer Holds The Hidden Gem Of SoundCloud

There are child prodigies destined to excel in the music industry, being trained with vocal and piano lessons, then there are those who uncover their talent later on in life. Thankfully, it didn’t take 20-year old singer Kyan Palmer too long to uncover his rare talent. The Gilbert, Arizona product never really thought of a career in music…

Finding Your Way To The Business Side Of Music Is Key

Becoming a musical artist also means becoming a savvy businessperson. The music industry is continuously becoming a more business oriented industry. Understanding the business side of music and developing your own ways from the start will allow you to handle your career the way you want to. Let’s look at some different examples of how…