Before there was Danity Kane, there was Dream. P.Diddy’s OG girl group was formed in the early 2000’s, during pop music’s golden days, and quickly topped charts with their 2001 hits “He Loves You Not” and “This is Me.” Last week the original lineup reunited to sing “He Loves You Not” a capella — and they still got it! Click “continue reading” to hear Dream reunited.
Kacey Musgraves will release her sophomore album, Pageant Material, on June 23. The album features her current single “Biscuits,” which is climbing the charts at country radio. Musgraves co-wrote all tracks on Pageant Material and also co-produced with Shane McAnally and Luke Laird. Click continue reading to see the official tracklist.
Nate Ruess releases dynamic new single “ahHa” from upcoming solo album Grand Romantic, which is due out June 16th. Ruess describes new single as “the evil twin” of “Some Nights,” Fun.’s album opener. Click continue reading to get your first listen to “ahHa” and to see where Nate Ruess will be performing this summer.
Bleachers announced new tour dates with Charli XCX this summer as they embark on a co-headlining tour. The first leg of the tour kicks off July 21st in San Diego and will be supported by B∅RNS. Click “continue reading” to see a full list of tour dates.
Get to know The Unknown, an impressive alternative band fronted by multi-instrumentalist and former One Republic member, Tim Myers. The Unknown is gearing up for the release of it’s debut album, Album One, on April 28th. Click “continue reading” to listen to lead single “Are You Ready For Me” now from The Unknown.
Brandon Flowers brought his Sunset Strip vibe to Webster Hall in New York City this week to perform songs from his forthcoming solo album The Desired Effect. The Killers frontman, dressed in full on lounge singer lamé, performed lead single “Can’t Deny My Love” and “Dreams Come True” from the new album along with “covers” of his band’s hits including “Mr. Brightside,” “Jenny Was a Friend of Mine,” and “Human.” Flowers even worked in a cover of Robert Palmer’s “Simply Irresistible” just because he could. Click “continue reading” to see photos of Brandon Flowers at Webster Hall.
Brian Sendrowitz, frontman for indie pop band Beat Radio, truly believes that music should be a communal experience. And while it’s been nearly two years since Sendrowitz dropped Hard Times, Go!, he’s back with a split 7-inch vinyl shared with friend Maia Macdonald’s new band, Kid in the Attic. The limited edition split 7-inch vinyl was pressed with only 250 copies via Sendrowitz’s imprint, Awkward for Life, and includes Beat Radio’s song “Invisible Cities” and Kid in the Attic’s (aka KITA) “Roles Reversing.” Click “continue reading” to listen to both singles and learn how to order a limited edition copy for yourself.
Two-time GRAMMY award winning country artist Kacey Musgraves will release a new single, “Biscuits,” to country radio March 16th. “Biscuits” was written by Musgraves, Shane McAnally, and Brandy Clark, and will be available at iTunes March 17th. Click “continue reading” for more on Kacey Musgraves new single “Biscuits.”
Last night, Aguilera stopped by “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” where she showed off her amazing musical impressions during a game of “Wheel of Musical Impressions.” During the game. the popstar gave us some serious laughs with her impersonation of Cher singing the “Folgers Coffee” jingle and Shakira singing the “Golden Girls” theme song, but the best moment of the game came when Aguilera delivered a spot on imitation of Britney Spears singing children’s rhyme, “This Little Piggy.” Click “continue reading” to watch Christina Aguilera impersonate Cher, Britney Spears, and Shakira.
Neither snow nor cold could keep fans away as actress-turned-singer Leighton Meester brought her brand of folk-pop to New York City’s Irving Plaza. The multi-talented musician was supported by rising pop artist and Brooklyn native Chetti as well as Meester’s friend and frequent collaborator Dana Williams. Click “continue reading” to get our impressions of the show and to see photos of Meester, Chetti, and Williams performing at Irving Plaza on February 21, 2015.