PENNYWILD Brings Queer Culture To Dim Mak In New Single "Footsteps"

As a DJ, PENNYWILD is a chameleon. She can work her sets to fit every and any occasion she’s called upon to provide entertainment for, and does it with class and style. As a producer, PENNYWILD is less prolific, and far more directed. Her new single, “Footsteps,” for instance, out …

Billboard & Rolling Stone BOTH Just Named This Album The #1 Album of the Decade

As we near the end the decade, there are all sorts lists claiming the greatest songs and albums the past 10 years. However, something both Rolling Stone and Billboard can agree upon is Kanye West’s My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Def Jam just dropped the news — the 2010 album, released …

Robert Sillerman, Founder of SFX & Man Behind TomorrowWorld, Dies At 71

Robert Sillerman, infamous founder SFX Entertainment, has died. The news broke Billboard and was confirmed by Sillerman’s lawyer, Sanford Philip Rosen. According to Billboard, Sillerman died a respiratory illness. He was 71. Sillerman was embroiled in many financial troubles toward the end his tenure as CEO SFX, after which the …

Disco Fries and Mister AC Team Up on Euphoric Smash, 'Beat of Your Heart'

Disco Fries return to Enhanced with a banging new single, after recently having hit #1 on the Mediabase Dance Chart and #7 on the Billboard Dance Airplay chart with “Concrete Heart,” and following the stellar success the previous single “Forever” and its remixes. What to expect on this new single? …

Spotify Is Launching Their Own Awards… the “Spotify Awards” [DETAILS HERE]

Spotify is ficially entering the awards game with the Spotify Awards, making its inaugural debut next year, March 5, 2020, in Mexico City. The streaming giant claims the awards are the “first-ever award ceremony 100% based on user-generated data,” with an emphasis on Mexico and Latin America. “Thanks to streaming …

“Griztronics” Cracks Top 10 On Billboard

Months after its release, “Griztronics” is still making moves. Now, the hit collaboration has earned GRiZ and Subtronics their first Top 10 on the Billboard’s Dance/Electronic charts. Specifically, “GRiZtronics” just jumped four spots from No. 13 to No. 9 on the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart. GRiZ shares in his post below: MY …

SoundCloud Opens The Floodgates: Artists Can Now Pay To Promote Their Music

SoundCloud Premier just unleashed its latest premium feature for creators and artists. With Premier, artists can now promote their music to new fans on SoundCloud, send out to every major music service, and get paid for plays everywhere – directly from their SoundCloud accounts. The new marketing tool “Promote on SoundCloud” …

Dolly Parton Earns First Dance/Electronic No. 1 Thanks To Galantis Collab

Just when we thought Dolly Parton had done it all, the legendary country singer has earned her first-ever No. 1 on a dance/electronic chart. It’s all thanks to her new collab with Galantis, “Faith.” The unsuspected collaboration graced the scene two weeks ago. Galantis nailed the production and Dolly’s iconic voice …

Kanye West tops the Christian charts with 'Jesus Is King'

With his new pursuit towards gospel music, Kanye West has managed to take over Billboard’s religious charts this week, coming in at number one on both the Christian and Gospel charts with his new album, ‘Jesus is King.’ Alongside this distinctive accomplishment, this is West’s ninth consecutive album to debut …

KANDY Releases Latest Crossover Single, "Let Me Down," via Thrive Music

KANDY just released his latest crossover single today on Thrive Music, coined “Let Me Down.” Starting with a sound and vocals that evoke a memory early ’00s R&B, it quickly jumps into a driving rhythm with a bouncy house beat. It’s this sort natural crossover that makes KANDY stand out from …

Music Publishers Call Upon US Government To Investigate TikTok’s Alleged Copyright Theft

TikTok may soon be investigated for copyright infringement… According to Billboard, the National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) is calling on United States Congress to investigate the Chinese company’s potential copyright theft, stated as such in a letter dated October 16. The letter, sent to Senator Marco Rubio from NMPA president …

If You Record Music In Iceland, The Country Will Cover 25% Of Expenses

Iceland is a particularly otherworldly place, even just visiting it for a moment. However, creatively, it seems to possess some special energy that has called upon many musicians to visit and make magic. Now, the country is giving musicians an even bigger incentive to come and record there. Iceland is …

Nickelback Streams Jump 569% After Copyright Striking Trump

Nickelback streams are soaring following their copyright strike against President Donald Trump. Last week, Trump tweeted out his own version the popular “Photograph” meme in attempt to take a jab at his Democratic rival, Joe Biden. However, the band simply wasn’t having it — the content was soon unavailable “in response …

Calvin Harris & Alesso's Smash Hit "Under Control" Just Turned 6-Years-Old

Every once in a while, a song comes along that totally changes the game. On October 7th, 2013 — Calvin Harris and Alesso joined together in releasing a collaboration that did just that. Years later, it’s amazing as ever. “Under Control” featuring Hurts turns 6 today, and with a play …

Take A Selfie with Avicii Once Again – The Legend Gets His Own Tribute At Madame Tussaud’s

Many dance music artists have received wax figures at Madame Tussauds just over the past two years, including Steve Aoki, Calvin Harris, and Martin Garrix. Now, perhaps the most important wax figure the year was just revealed at the New York location: Avicii. Generally, when creating a wax figure, over …

Steve Aoki Raised $250K for Brain Research with 1st Annual "The Aoki Games" [DETAILS]

Steve Aoki is always up to something, whether its new music or an exciting business venture. His latest project, however, was centered around giving back to his audience. The global DJ/producer/entrepreneur just hosted his very own 1st annual event, The Aoki Games, to benefit The Aoki Foundation for brain research and …

Party Favor & Nitti Gritti Form New Side Project SIDEPIECE & Drop Lead Single

Party Favor and Nitti Gritti have a new side hustle as the two have joined to make SIDEPIECE. Today, the newly formed duo release their debut single “Wanna See You” — and it’s everything we could have hoped for and more! The new project is described as a “sonic departure” for …

GRiZ Helps Raise $18,000 for LGBTQ Organization by Playing Fortnite Live

The numbers are in and GRiZ & DrLupo‘s Fortnite livestream Twitch managed to raise $18,000 for The Trevor Project and brought in 280,000 viewers. The DJ/producer and pro gamer duo literally just played Fortnite along with other gamers to raise money for the cause. Dance music and gaming continues to go hand …

Noisia Gets Real About Why They're Breaking Up In New Interview

Noisia as we know it is over, but they’re splitting up on the best possible terms. The iconic trio elaborates on their difficult decision to part ways in a new Billboard feature. As it turns out, they’re still friends, all have studios in the same place, will continue running companies together — …

Spotify Finally Adds Snapchat Integration – Here's How It Works

Snapchat users can finally share music directly from Spotify to their Stories — and it’s about time. The new integration out today (September 9) allows users to share tracks, albums, artists, playlists and podcasts with their friends. This can be done directly private message or posted to Stories for all …

Marshmello Hits ‘Good Morning America’ for Futuristic VR Experience

Marshmello and Kane Brown are taking their production up a notch! For the highly anticipated live performance their new single, “One Thing Right,” the two will take on Good Morning America with a special virtual reality experience. The first–its-kind immersive VR show will undoubtedly be one the most exciting things …

Lil Nas X’s Record Breaking “Old Town Road” Finally Dethroned from #1 by Billie Eilish

Lil Nas X made history this year with his track “Old Town Road.” Love it or love to hate it, the song became the longest-running No. 1 back in July after 17 weeks at the top. It was still king up until today, but Billie Eilish has ficially dethroned the single with …