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Maya Angelou Hip-Hop Record Gets New Music Video

Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was one of the black community’s most iconic voices for most of her adult life, and even though she passed away earlier this year, she has continued to share meaningful contributions to the conversation about race in the United States. One of the most prominent of these additions to her body of work… Read more »

Is Madonna Slamming Lady Gaga On Her New Album?

Madonna Lady Gaga

Even though Madonna is enjoying some of the strongest critical response she’s had since releasing Confessions On A Dancefloor a decade ago, you might have seen that she’s not too happy about the fact that her new material has been leaked to the public in the form of rough demo tracks. Currently, more than 20… Read more »

One Direction Are The Best Band Of 2014, This Is Why

One Direction the world best band

In the eyes of their legions of fans, One Direction are quite simply the biggest and best band on planet Earth. Metro has provided a list of reasons as to why One Direction have been so dominant in the world of popular music, and it must be said, in the celebrity gossip columns. One Direction… Read more »

Iggy Azalea’s Ex-Boyfriend Has Her Fearing For Her Life

Iggy Azalea's Ex-boyfriend Has Her Fearing For Her Life

Iggy Azalea’s life may not be so “Fancy” after all. On top of her feud with rapper Azealia Banks, the Australian hip-hop artist is now reportedly fearing for her safety because of her violent ex-boyfriend. TMZ is reporting that Azalea’s ex, Hefe Wine, is asking the judge to move an upcoming trial involving himself and… Read more »

Could Zayn Malik Quit One Direction At The End Of 2015?

A pensive Zayn Malik

Fame and being constantly in the media spotlight has not always come easily to Zayn Malik. When you are one fifth of One Direction, the biggest ‘boy band’ on the planet escaping the spotlight does not come easily. Zayn and his band mates, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne are rarely out… Read more »

Madonna Targeted Again, 14 More Songs Leaked

Madonna, Sony, Rebel Heart, leaked songs

Madonna’s songs from her unfinished album, Rebel Heart, seem to be under attack again, only days after the singer/songwriter felt compelled to release six songs from her upcoming album due to the previous leaks. Tuesday evening, 4 more tracks from Madonna’s album have appeared online. Madonna was understandably upset by the leaking of the first… Read more »

Why Is Sam Smith Hiding Out In Australia?

sam smith in australia

Sam Smith, arguably one of the most popular artists to emerge this year, admitted that he plans on spending his holidays in Australia to avoid family arguments. In an interview with The Daily Mirror, Smith talked at length about his relationship with his family. “I have argued with my family every New Year’s Eve for… Read more »

Singer Joe Cocker Dead Of Lung Cancer At 70

Joe Cocker died

Singer Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70. According to BBC News, the singer, who was the voice behind songs like “You Are So Beautiful,” “The Letter,” “When the Night Comes,” “Feeling Alright,” and “Up Where We Belong,” died after a long battle with lung cancer. Cocker’s agent, Barrie Marshall, confirmed the sad… Read more »

Ed Sheeran Called Inoffensive And Vaguely Credible

Ed Sheeran

2014 has been a great year for Ed Sheeran, as he is the most-streamed artist on Spotify with over 860 Million hits. Just last week, Sheeran won best male artist at the BBC Music Awards, and the Official Charts Company is reporting that Sheeran’s album X — which has sold over three million copies —… Read more »

Hunger Games Song By Jennifer Lawrence Gets Dance Remix Treatment

Hunger Games song gets remix treatment

Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence has made no bones about how much she hates to sing. Somewhat ironic, then, that her moment as a pop star has clearly arrived. Not only has “Hanging Tree” climbed the charts in both the U.S. and the U.K., but it has also inspired an equally haunting dance remix. Watch… Read more »