The Black Eyed Peas have been in the pop realm for so long (especially during Fergie's tenure) that we almost forgot they were a hip-hop-heavy group back in the '90s. On their latest single "Constant Part 1 & 2," they've meshed together the best of both worlds, showcasing both hip-hop with pop sounds in two parts of the same song on [Read More]
Ever since hosting her Queen radio show, Nicki Minaj has been getting very candid about other celebs' business AND her own.
Soulful pop songstress, Tori Kelly will release her sophomore album, Hiding Places, on September 14. For the project, the powerhouse singer-songwriter will take the inspirational route after linking up with Gospel great Kirk Franklin. "I flew out to Dallas and Kirk showed me a few songs he’d written, and I fell in love with all of them," states Kelly. "Next thing [Read More]
Soulful Malaysian songstress Yuna and Canadian DJ/Producer Ekali come together for a lush EDM track called "Leaving." The song tells a tale of acceptance when it comes to the faltering of a relationship. “If your body needs the space for breathing / You know I can’t stop you from leaving,” she sings. “Every time you feel low, I can always be your hero / But [Read More]
Ariana Grande has reached the pinnacle once more! The pop superstar's fourth studio album, 'Sweetener,' topped the Billboard 200 chart, making it the third project from her to accomplish this feat after selling 231,000 equivalent album units. 'Sweetener' is also the second-largest debut for an album by a woman this year following Cardi B’s 'Invasion of Privacy,' which debuted with 255,000 units. Travis Scott's 'Astroworld,' [Read More]
Artist/producer duo The Chainsmokers enlist Emily Warren on the vocals for their latest dance-able single “Side Effects.” Directed by Matthew Dillon Cohen, the visual finds a hotel employee (played by actress Camila Mendes of The CW’s hit breakout drama 'Riverdale)' dancing her way through the night shift. “Side Effects” is available now via Disruptor Records / Columbia Records. Watch the visual [Read More]
Brooklyn's GASHI comes through with a hook-filled, Afropop-inflected jam for the late summer called "Creep On Me.” Dancing above a syncopated instrumental with a smoothly rhythmic vocal, GASHI describes the process of falling head over heels in love with someone who shows affection in private but plays hard to get in public. Produced by Cirkut, with an appearance from French Montana and additional production [Read More]
EDM-producing brothers Howard and Guy Lawrence (a.k.a. Disclosure) release two new singles, "Moonlight" and "When I Fall In Love." Both songs utilize vocal samples: "Moonlight" is based around a sample of jazz standard "When I Fall In Love" performed by Swedish a cappella group The Real Group, and "Where Angels Fear To Tread" utilizes a vocal sample of "Fools Rush [Read More]
Ariana Grande follows up the release of her fourth studio album, Sweetener, with an exhilarating performance of her single "God Is a Woman" during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards. Joined by a plethora of female backup dancers, the Pop songstress kicked off her set by recreating The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci while blessing viewers with her powerhouse vocals. Some [Read More]
The chill, disco-leaning tune gets a lyric video set in a dimly-lit party with hazy visuals and abstract dancing.