You probably haven’t heard much about Akon lately. He was busy with preparing a new album for this year, but this is not what kept him out of sight. The reason of his ‘retirement’ is the pop superstar Lady Gaga who signed to Akon’s KonLive imprint. The Senegalese singer told The Associated Press that “She’s [...]
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There’s no chance of having too much ABBA. Not now, not ever, even if you’re not an ABBA fan. So, that’s why ABBAWORLD has been created. A new museum-cum-theme park in London with enough music, mementoes and memory-lane appeal, a place of pilgrimage to match the Elvis shrine of Graceland or Liverpool’s Beatles Story, has [...]
Ke$ha and Drake Join The Bamboozle Festival. New Performers Added to The List.
Ke$ha and Drake joined the huge list of performers for The Bamboozle Festival roster.
The Bamboozle Festival, which evolved out of the Skate and Surf Festival, is one of the biggest two-day rock festivals each year, held in New Jersey, where new bands compete [...]
The entire world has been shocked by the news of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake in Haiti. It seems that the numbers of those who died range from 50,000 to at least 200,000. Six days after the tragedy, food and water are finally reaching some parts of the capital Port-au-Prince, but relief efforts are being slowed [...]
Lady Gaga has had a very busy year in 2009 and 2010 seems to be the same. The artist started the new year on the road with her Monster Ball Tour, she met the Queen of England and shot an episode of Oprah Winfrey’s show that aired this weekend.
And all that seems to have weakened [...]
“Dance in the Dark” has a fragile quality to it. The tremendous chorus, “baby loves to dance in the dark, cause when he’s looking she falls apart” is heartbreaking and is empowered by a later lyric, “she looks good, but her boyfriend says she’s a tramp.
The vocal track seems resolute. It’s a good song but, [...]
At work, on the radio, they have begun to wind down the decade with countdowns, songs, news… it’s not a bad thing, regarding the fact that the ‘90s have been truly memorable. According to Nielsen SoundScan, this decade is no less impressive then the last decade and according to them, Eminem is THE winner.
Therefore, it [...]
2010 is supposed to be a successful year for Drake, who is preparing his biggest career moves for the year to come. In a recent interview with MTV News, the Toronto native Drake revealed collaboration news around his debut album Thank Me Later as well as a new date of release. It seems that Drake [...]
25 songs by beloved artists like the Beach Boys, the Doors, Bob Marley, James Brown and Janis Joplin have been selected to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame for 2010. The Grammy Hall currently includes 851 titles altogether because songs are eligible 25 years after release and the picks are approved by Recording [...]
Lil Wayne pleaded guilty to attempted possession of a weapon in the second degree in a New York courtroom, on Thursday (October 22). The rapper, one of the world’s biggest hip-hop singer had previously pleaded not guilty to the charges, which were filed after the NYPD found a .40 caliber semi-automatic handgun on Wayne’s tour [...]