Category Archives: Music News

Rihanna Interviews Inspiring Women For Limited Edition ‘Rihannazine’

Rihanna Interviews Inspiring Women For Limited Edition ‘Rihannazine’

Rihanna has released “Rihannazine,” a collection of interviews with inspiring women featuring Gigi Hadid, Lena Waithe and more. The limited edition exclusive “Rihannazine” print issue was published in collaboration with i-D magazine, which is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The celebrities that Rihanna interviewed include supermodel sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid, Emmy-winner Waithe, and up-and-coming rappers…read more »

Selena Gomez’ ‘Rare’ Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200

Selena Gomez’ ‘Rare’ Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200

Selena Gomez’ new album, Rare, has debuted atop the Billboard 200, earning the pop star her third straight No. 1 on the chart. According to Nielsen Music, Rare opened with 112,000 equivalent album units earned in the U.S. in the week ending January 16. Rare, which released on January 10 via Interscope Records, follows Gomez’…read more »

Beyoncé Signs Global Agreement With Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Beyoncé Signs Global Agreement With Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Sony/ATV Music Publishing announced they signed a global agreement with Beyoncé covering her entire song catalog, including seminal hits from her start with Destiny’s Child, through her unparalleled collection of solo works written throughout the music icon’s career. Beyoncé said she is excited for what’s to come with her continued partnership with Jon Platt in…read more »

Hall & Oates Announce North American Tour Dates

Hall & Oates Announce North American Tour Dates

Daryl Hall and John Oates have announced a tour of North America in 2020 along with Squeeze and KT Tunstall. In addition to previously announced dates in February and March, the tour kicks off on May 29 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and wraps up on September 2 at the Bank of New…read more »

R.E.M. Considering Legal Action To Stop Trump From Using Their Songs

R.E.M. Considering Legal Action To Stop Trump From Using Their Songs

R.E.M. are planning to take legal action over President Donald Trump’s unauthorized use of their songs at his campaign rallies. Trump reportedly played the rock band’s hit songs “Everybody Hurts” and “Losing My Religion” at his election rally in Milwaukee on Tuesday. “We are aware that the President* @realDonaldTrump continues to use our music at…read more »

Michelle Obama Reveals 2020 Workout Playlist Featuring Lizzo, Cardi B & More

Michelle Obama Reveals 2020 Workout Playlist Featuring Lizzo, Cardi B & More

Former First Lady Michelle Obama recently revealed the playlist of her favorite workout music for 2020. The 35-song playlist includes many upbeat tracks such as Beyoncé’s “Before I Let Go,” Lizzo’s “Soulmate,” Cardi B’s “Press,” The Carters’ “Apeshit,” Bruno Mars’ “Perm,” Nipsey Hussle’s “Hussle & Motivate” and Ed Sheeran’s “South Of The Border”. “It’s about…read more »

Lynyrd Skynyrd Tap Styx, Charlie Daniels & More For 2020 Simple Man Jam

Lynyrd Skynyrd Tap Styx, Charlie Daniels & More For 2020 Simple Man Jam

Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced a four-day Simple Jam festival, the lineup for which was recently revealed. To be held between Thursday, August 20 and Monday, August 24, the “Lynyrd Skynyrd and Frynds Simple Man Jam: A Family Reunion” will take place at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida in partnership with…read more »

Taylor Swift Reveals ‘Miss Americana’ Release Date

Taylor Swift Reveals ‘Miss Americana’ Release Date

Taylor Swift has revealed that her Netflix documentary, Miss Americana, will drop on the streaming service on January 31. The documentary will also be premiering at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival on January 23. The doc, directed by Emmy winner Lana Wilson, is described by Netflix as “a raw and emotionally revealing look at one…read more »