Posts tagged "Owl City"

7 Questions With Owl City: On Hanson, The Art Of The Collab & ‘Mobile Orchestra’

We spoke to Owl City’s Adam Young about his new album and collaborating with Hanson.

By: Carl Williott / July 9, 2015

The Dream Of The ’90s Is Alive In Owl City & Hanson’s “Unbelievable” Video

Owl City teams up with the ’90s icons for a dose of animated nostalgia.

By: Carl Williott / July 1, 2015

Owl City Premieres “Beautiful Times” Video, Readies ‘Ultraviolet’ EP For Release Tomorrow

When last the world at large from Owl City, he and Carly Rae Jepsen were having quite a “Good Time” in the upper reaches of the singles chart two summers ago. The one-man synth-pop act (known in real life as Adam Young) is back tomorrow (June 27) with a new EP titled Ultraviolet. Not to…

By: Robbie Daw / June 26, 2014

Lil Kim Named Her Daughter Royal Reign: Morning Mix

:: Lil Kim gave birth to a bouncing baby girl yesterday (June 9) and called her Royal Reign. Sure, why not? The newborn weighed 6 pounds, five ounces and measured 19.5 inches. Congratulations! [D Listed]

:: Fans might want to send Paul McCartney a get well soon card. The legendary rocker was forced to reschedule…

By: Mike Wass / June 10, 2014

Lorde Produced Her Birth Certificate To Prove She’s Not Old: Morning Mix

Did You Hear?

:: Old face is real! So real, in fact, that long-time sufferer Lorde needed to produce her birth certificate to prove that she is indeed 17. Never fear, she came through and confirmed that she is New Zealand’s most talented teen. [Spin]

:: Beyonce has reached the point in her…

By: Mike Wass / January 31, 2014

The iTunes Store Turns 10: Some Weird Musical Revelations From Its History

Hey! It’s the 10th birthday of the iTunes Store, and Apple has very helpfully put up a sort of timeline going back through the store’s 10-year history, with all kinds of nifty trivia about what songs have performed well (The Black Eyed Peas!) and what artists got an early start on iTunes (a lot of…

By: Sam Lansky / April 24, 2013

Owl City & Yuna Perform “Shine Your Way” On ‘Jay Leno’: Watch

Y’know that killer Owl City and Yuna tune “Shine Your Way” that we had the privilege of premiering a few weeks ago? It’s making big moves already: From a Top 10 rendition on American Idol to a big performance last night on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, which saw the collaborators taking the stage for a sweetly inspirational take on the…

By: Sam Lansky / March 15, 2013

One Direction Steal The Show At The NRJ Awards

One Direction ran France for the evening, as the group won one of the biggest awards last night (January 26th) at the 2013 NRJ Music Awards. The ceremony, held at the Palais De Festivals in Cannes, had a bevy of talent to choose from for their Best International Group or Duo of the Year award:…

By: Kathy Iandoli / January 27, 2013

Carly Rae Jepsen & Owl City Sued For Alleged Copyright Infringement On “Good Time”

Carly Rae Jepsen and Owl City are being sued for allegedly copying the hook in their hit song “Good Time,” according to Billboard. Alabama-based singer-songwriter Allyson Nichole Burnett claims the two acts copied a prominent vocal pattern from her 2010 song “Ah, It’s A Love Song” — basically, the “whoa-oh-oh” hook.

Burnett’s legal…

By: Carl Williott / October 31, 2012

Owl City’s “When Can I See You Again”: Hear The Dance-Pop Track

Owl City is still riding out the high of his smash collaboration with Carly Rae Jepsen, “Good Time,” but he’s giving fans a taste of a new song he wrote following the release of The Midsummer Station, titled “When Can I See You Again.” (No question mark at the end of that? What does it mean, Adam?)…

By: Sam Lansky / October 12, 2012

Taylor Swift, One Direction & Will.i.am Reach For The Stars: The Hype Index

Welcome back to the Hype Index, our Soundbytes segment that condenses the week in pop into one very opinionated list. This week our favorite artists were pelted with boos (ahem, Madonna) and unfounded rumors (ahem, Adele). We also got wind of some exciting releases on the way from One Direction and Missy Elliott, but neither were…

By: Erika Brooks Adickman / August 31, 2012

Owl City & Carly Rae Jepsen Have A “Good Time” On ‘Conan’

Just when you thought the “Good Time” train was going to slow its roll, Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen have gone and added another TV appearance to their tireless schedule. The two 26-year-olds hit up Conan last night, following previous appearances on the Tonight Show With Jay Leno, the Today Show and America’s Got

By: Robbie Daw / August 30, 2012

Trey Songz Tops Album Chart, Adele’s ’21’ Finally Falls Out Of Top 10 In Its 79th Week

With each successive studio album, Trey Songz has inched closer and closer to nabbing a #1 album. The smooth crooner finally achieves that goal with his fifth outing, the aptly-titled Chapter V, which sold 135,000 copies in its first week. It’s just one of four new releases that crash the Top 10 as we finally…

By: Robbie Daw / August 29, 2012

Owl City & Carly Rae Jepsen Show Jay Leno A “Good Time” On The ‘Tonight Show’

During their relentless two-week promo blitz for joint single “Good Time”, Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen hit up the Tonight Show last night to belt out their tune on stage. Carly looked cute as a button in her gold shiny dress while bouncing up and down and strutting around Adam Young, whose black skinny…

By: Robbie Daw / August 29, 2012

Whatcha Say: Rihanna’s Tears, Adam Lambert’s Cover & Xtina’s New Song Got Our Readers Talking

Over the past week, we saw a new video from Mariah Carey, heard new music from Owl City and Christina Aguilera, watched Rihanna admit she still loves her abusive ex Chris Brown, caught Adam Lambert paying homage to Bob Marley with a mighty fine cover and found out that Nicki Minaj is (maybe) heading to…

By: Robbie Daw / August 24, 2012

Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen Sing “Good Time” On The ‘TODAY’ Show

Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen teamed up to perform “Good Time” yet again on The Today Show. While Owl City premiered the lead single off The Midsummer Station back in June, the morning show audience was clearly pumped to hear the song one more time.

As we learned last week, “Good Time”…

By: Christina Lee / August 24, 2012

Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys & Pink To Appear On ‘VH1 Storytellers’: Morning Mix

Did You Hear?

:: 2012 MTV VMA perfomers Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys and Pink will all have their own VH1 Storytellers episode that will air in November. Taylor’s will be November 11, Alicia’s on November 12, and Pink’s on November 13. [MTV]

:: Check out another hot pic of a flaxen-haired Adam Lambert.

By: Becky Bain / August 22, 2012

Owl City’s ‘Midsummer Station’, Trey Songz Turns To ‘Chapter V’ & Gaga Smells Like Fame: The Drop

It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time once again for The Drop, our Soundbytes segment where we review the hottest releases of the week. It may be the middle of August, but today Owl City is debuting The Midsummer Station, his fourth studio album, and this time Adam Young promises a “Good Time” with the help of Carly

By: Erika Brooks Adickman / August 21, 2012

Owl City Song “Metropolis” From ‘The Midsummer Station’: Idolator Premiere

With just one more day to go before the release of Owl City’s new album The Midsummer Station (pre-order on iTunes here), we’re giving Adam Young’s fans an early listen to the track “Metropolis”. It’s a soaring number brimming with warm synths and a stomping beat that Young produced himself and co-wrote with his friend…

By: Robbie Daw / August 20, 2012
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