The curly-haired crooner looked a little nervous to begin with (it was his late night television debut) but he soon found his rhythm and delivered a typically understated but moving rendition. Vance dropped his debut LP Dream Your Life Away this week and will be supporting it with a similarly-titled North American tour. Find all the dates after the jump and watch “Riptide” up top. More »
Co-written by Ed Sheeran and produced by BenZel (Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch), “Say You Love Me” is a return to the spine-tingling soul of debut LP Devotion after an enjoyable flirtation with ’80s synth-pop on “Tough Love”. Jessie delivers a killer vocal and pours her heart and soul into the bittersweet lyrics. Watch the understated video up top. More »
The Internet Is Pissed About U2′s Free ‘Songs Of Innocence’ Album, And Critics Are Divided: Review Revue
That lack of consumer choice, perhaps unsurprisingly, led to more than just a little grumbling and snark on the Internet: “A slew of Apple users are complaining that the album is automatically appearing in iTunes and on their iOS devices whether they want it there or not. And there’s no truly quick and simple way to remove it,” tech site CNET concluded. And the reactions — mostly on Twitter — were largely hilarious.
But beyond the inescapable factor, there’s still a new U2 album at hand. So…is it even any good? Read on after the jump to find out what music critics around the globe had to say. More »
“Married to the game, nah, we don’t do dates / I’m eatin’ good but I gotta watch my weight / 14 carats in my salad bowl plate,” Kim raps on “Real Sick,” which premiered on DJ KaySlay’s SiriusXM show today. Her full Hard Core mixtape will arrive at 9:11 p.m. tonight. Until then, get “sick” below. More »
Dami and her guitarist transform the toetapper into a stripped-back ballad that showcases the full range of her powerful pipes. She not only sounds amazing and but looks like a model in her elegant black dress. It will be interesting to see what direction the Aussie pop queen takes on her third studio LP because that voice is capable of just about anything. Watch up top. More »
Red carpet correspondent Giuliana Rancic further exposed Ariana’s diva behavior in a new interview. “I think she does have a little diva thing going on,” the E! personality told viewers. She then revealed an encounter with the 21-year-old at the American Music Awards. “Ariana comes over and elbow in my side and they pushed me to my other side. It was get on the other side or we don’t do an interview,” she revealed. “It’s one thing if it’s Mariah, I’ll get on any side… but when you’re new on the block, when you’re young… I feel like you just gotta do what you gotta do.” More »
Mullumbimby High School’s class of 2005 included a young Amethyst Kelly (her real name). She looks cute as a button with her long blond locks and swaggy grin, which proves that she was always a bad bitch. It’s great to see some of the steps in Iggy’s transition from school girl in country New South Wales to chart-topping rap diva. See more pics after the jump. More »
Anyway, Miley accompanied said photo with this caption: “FUCK YEAH PUERTO RICAN SHOWER #showeringinnatureisdashitmane”. Now, we’ve always assumed “Puerto Rican shower” was a derogatory term, but perhaps in Miley Land it means kittens and lollipops and rainbows? More »
EP1, which will be released stateside on September 16, will include the UK smash “I Got U” (and the MK remix), as well as “Won’t Look Back” and “The Giver.” And that’s not all!
The DJ will also be returning to North America this fall for a headlining tour, for all your party-rocking raver delight. Check out the tracklisting and tour dates below, and dance it up to “Won’t Look Back” after the jump. More »
Kimbra Commissioned Artwork For Each Track On Her Album ‘The Golden Echo’: See The Images & Read Her Explanations Of Each One
Flip through the gallery of all of the artwork above, along with a corresponding track-by-track, art-piece-by-art-piece commentary from Kimbra herself. More »