Walking around the Verizon Amphitheater in Atlanta, Georgia, half-listening to Shaman’s Harvest (the opening act of Nickelback’s Feed the Machine Tour), it could have been 2017, 2007 or 2001. Nothing about the crowd (except maybe the age) provided a clue: people attired in the timeless fashion of rock concerts including tour shirts, distressed denim, Flashdance-esque torn up tees. And huge smiles. There’s something irresistible about a good, old-fashioned rock concert with hard-hitting vocals, over-amped guitar and very drunk fans.
Category: Pop Music
It is poignant, it is beautiful and it is something we can all relate too on some level or another. His newest song since the Oscar-winning “Writing’s On the Wall” single, Sam Smith brings us a piano-led spectacular piece which finds the singer moving away from a rather volatile relationship.
“…Ready For It?” is set to serve as the opening soundtrack for the ABC fall season promos, including college football coverage, which is quite rad. She’s also got a new Video-On-Demand channel happening, while her battles with one artist after another continue. In the meantime, the first single off the album, “Look What You Made Me Do” has jumped from its No. 77 spot to No. 1, Swift’s fifth song to make that stage. The Hot 100 chart is one of the most important in the USA, making this victory something to truly celebrate. Yep, whatever is to come next, Taylor Swifts is definitely ready for it.
“Dusk Till Dawn” is fun, it’s catchy, and has fans around the world cheering at the incredible musical arrangements. It is quite epic really, with both artists considered powerhouses in the industry. The high notes are delivered to perfection, while the overall vocals leave nothing to be desired. Truly, this is a masterpiece of a song, as pretty much anything Sia works on generally seems to be great!
New Selena Gomez Song in Collaboration with Marshmello Confirmed as being one of her favorite songs, Selena Gomez has announced...
Yes, yes, yes! It's really happening. After nearly three long years and several snake-related teases, Taylor Swift has confirmed her new album, Reputation, is coming Nov. 10. But fortunately fans will get to hear new music from the pop music queen in really.... just about 24 hours from now – the first single drops Thursday August 24th at Midnight. (as a huge Swifty myself... I won't lie.. I am pretty excited!)
Beautiful Trauma is the upcoming Pink LP that she states she is “certifiably, insanely proud of” in a recent interview. It is due out on October 13 of this year and is her comeback album after five years of being relatively quiet. “What About Us” is the single released which rather intriguingly builds up from a ballad into quite the emotional dance track, complete with some fantastic pounding of drums.
Fifth Harmony is back to a five member cast with the joining of Gucci Mane in the girl band which currently consists of Dinah Jane, Normani Kordei, Lauren Jaurgui, and Ally Brooke, after Camila Cabello’s departure.
Paul McCartney is among the multiple friends helping make Ringo Starr’s latest album a masterpiece. Set to arrive on September 15, 2017, the album cover of Give More Love exudes a very ‘70s meets the new millennium vibe. It will be a classic, available on CD and digital formats from Ume, according to the announcement made on July 7, Ringo Starr’s 77th birthday.
Melodrama, the sophomore album of pop artist Lorde, has earned the coveted #1 spot on Billboard’s Top 200 charts. The 11 track album had already garnered strong reviews from Pitchfork, Metacritic and Rolling Stone, but a #1 debut on the charts is certainly an achievement for the 20-year-old artist.