Monday, September 24, 2018

Artist News

Ariana Grande Pays Tribute to Aretha Franklin with ‘Natural Woman’ Cover on ‘The Tonight...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=208&v=xN6C_WuEbGI Pop icon Ariana Grande paid tribute to the "Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin on Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show with an emotional performance of "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman." Franklin passed away Thursday at age 76 from...

Artists Share Thoughts On The Passing of Aretha Franklin, The Queen Of Soul

https://youtu.be/wpe24EJi12k Aretha Franklin, or more commonly known as "The Queen of Soul," has passed away this morning after a short battle with advanced pancreatic cancer in her Detriot home. The critically acclaimed singer-songwriter's top hits included, "(You Make Me Feel...

Petal Comes Clean On New Album, ‘Magic Gone’

When indie rock artist Kiley Lotz, better known by her stage name, Petal, released her first album, Shame, in 2015, she found critical success. But internally, the songwriter was struggling, trying to fend off mounting anxiety and depression as...

Charli XCX Shares Two New Tracks ‘Focus’ and ‘No Angel’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEs8wEwcuXI Pop legend Charli XCX has gifted us with not one, but two new tracks titled "Focus" and "No Angel." Both songs are in Charli XCX fashion, full of synths and catchy melodies and are sure to be anthems of...

Aina Brei’Yon Turns Personal Loss Into Music Activism With Her Video, ‘I Wish You...

https://youtu.be/s3SqmLAscWA By Myki Angeline Aina Brei'Yon is a self-taught music producer, song writer, creative director, and performer bred from the South Side of Chicago who is taking over the LA music scene.  She defines herself, not as a rapper or singer,...

Elley Duhé Shares New Single ‘Way Down Low’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKBp-t4aR_o Singer-songwriter Elley Duhé has shared her new single, "Way Down Low," off her upcoming EP, Dragon Mentality, set to be released on August 10 via A Creative Music Group/RCA Records. The track was produced by HazeBanga (Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, Selena Gomez)...

Female Artists Top Rolling Stone’s List of Best 21st Century Songs

We’re only eighteen years into the 21st century, but Rolling Stone recently published a list naming their top 100 songs of the 2000s – at least, so far. While such a list may seem premature, compiling it must have...

Regina Spektor Performs ‘Samson’ on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=52&v=0tibM6HIc7M Russian-American singer-songwriter Regina Spektor performed a stripped down version of her song, "Samson," last night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. The original track is off her 2006 album, Begin to Hope. This performance is support of the artist's...

Tiffany Young Celebrates Her Birthday With The Video Release For ‘Over My Skin’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcWJHuB1VwA Back in June, Korean-American popstar Tiffany Young shared the music video for her new, edgy song, "Over My Skin." In just 6 hours of the release, the video had reached 160k views. The single alone has 2.5 million streams...

M.I.A. Releases Trailer For Upcoming Documentary, ‘MANTAGI / MAYA / M.I.A.’

Innovative hip-hop/pop artist M.I.A. and longtime friend/filmmaker Steven Loveridge have released the first trailer for their much-anticipated documentary, MANTAGI / MAYA / M.I.A. According to Sundance, where the film originally premiered (and won a Special Jury Award), the documentary...