Aretha Franklin has been posthumously awarded a Pulitzer Prize

Aretha Franklin has been awarded a posthumous 2019 Pulitzer Prize. The Queen of Soul has been awarded a Special Citation for “her indelible contribution to American music and culture for more than five decades”. Joining the likes of Bob Dylan, John Coltrane and Duke Ellington, Aretha Franklin becomes the first …

Official Charts Reveals The Top 40 Songs of 2018 with This EDM Song At #1

Between Spotify, Billboard, and different streaming companies, there are rather a lot platforms that fer goal appears into “high songs” 2018. While subjective opinions are a dime a dozen, there’s simply no arguing with info like streaming numbers and gross sales. Official Charts, one essentially the most trusted barometers UK …

REPORT: Albums From DJ Snake and Zedd Expected In 2019 [Details]

Zedd and DJ Snake have new albums slated for 2019, in response to a since-deleted publish from Polydor Records, which distributes Interscope albums in Europe, on Instagram. Both artists have been releasing constantly in 2018, although Snake objectively greater than Zedd, and each have had rumors a brand new album swirling. Zedd …

Sampha, Thom Yorke, Kendrick Lamar and SZA have been nominated for an Oscar

The Academy Awards shortlist for ‘Best Original Song’ has been revealed. Among the 15 nominees are 2017 Mercury Prize Winner Sampha and Radiohead’s Thom Yorke. The pair have been chosen for his or her tracks in Beautiful Boy and Suspiria respectively. The shortlist goals to reveal ‘lesser recognized movies and …

Zedd Nominated For three Grammy Awards For "The Middle" with Maren Morris & Grey

It was apparent from the beginning that Zedd‘s “The Middle” with Maren Morris and Grey was going to be massive — however nobody knew simply how massive it could turn into. Today, it’s been introduced that the collaborative single is up for Record the Year on the 2019 Grammy Awards, …

Lollapalooza Announces Lineups For Chile, Argentina, Brasil In 2019

Lollapalooza is greater than only a Chicago staple now. The pageant is taking up South America with three seperate iterations in Chile, Argentina, and Brasil, and so they all characteristic stellar lineups. Lineups for all of the stops in South America have been simply introduced yesterday, that includes a gentle …

REPORT: Coachella 2019 Headliners Revealed

The Coachella rumor mill has its obvious headliners for subsequent 12 months. The similar publication that precisely predicted the highest spots on the 2015 and 2017 lineups has introduced all three closing acts for 2019.  experiences, “Informed sources inform us that the Coachella 2019 lineup shall be headlined by Childish Gambino (Friday), Justin Timberlake (Saturday) and Kanye …

BREAKING: Super Bowl Halftime Show Headliner Revealed

Maroon 5 is about to headline the Super Bowl LIII halftime present subsequent yr! Frontman Adam Levine and the remaining the group are accountable for an unimaginable quantity hit songs over time. First there was “Harder to Breathe” in 2002, then got here “She Will Be Loved” in 2004. “Moves …

Drake Has Made Over $100 Million On Spotify & Apple Music Alone

While the competition between Apple Music and Spotify , Drake is headed to the bank. According to a new report from Music Business Worldwide, Drake has generated over $100 million across the two platforms from his music. Drake has been streamed over 10 billion times on Apple Music and over 13 …

Kendrick Lamar Looks Seriously Tiny Next To His Bodyguard

is the owner multiple Grammy awards, a Pulitzer Prize winner and an all-around amazing artist. With his contributions to music being recognized on a worldwide scale, Kung Fu Kenny has become one the greatest artists this generation. As he continues to strive forward with every project he undertakes, he is currently …

Several British Festivals Offering Emergency Contraception Services This Year

What is it with the British music festivals? They’re getting more and more progressive, including fering on-site drug testing. The latest innovation? Emergency contraception services. British music festivals Bestival, RiZE Festival and Leeds will fer emergency contraception services to attendees this year. The Medicine Man, a traveling pharmacy, will service attendees …

Kendrick Lamar has won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music

Compton native Kendrick Lamar has just been awarded the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Music for his critically acclaimed album ‘DAMN.’. According to the Associated Press, Kendrick is the first non-classic or jazz artist to win the award. When announcing the accolade on Monday, The Pulitzer board called the album a …

Kendrick Lamar reveals James Blake and Anderson .Paak on Black Panther album

Marvel’s Black Panther is on course to be the movie the year with a tremendous, star-studded soundtrack to match. Fans were thrown in a frenzy last month when Kendrick Lamar announced he had produced and curated with Top Dawg CEO Anthony Tiffith exclusively for the comic book blockbuster. What Lamar …

Naoka Foreman – The Majority | Issue No. 3

Conveying her thoughts on the latest social media controversy, Naoka Foreman delivers a powerful article this month addressing H&M’s contentious ad. In the article, Foreman ties in song lyrics from a Kendrick Lamar verse with the contextual differences in using the term “monkey.” In the verse Kendrick recites, “I want …

Björk, Gorillaz and The xx have been nominated for Brit Awards

The Brit Awards has unveiled its nominees for the 2018 ceremony, set to take place on February 21 in London. Representing electronic music’s international presence, Björk and LCD Soundsystem received nods in their respective categories, joined by the likes Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Haim and Childish Gambino. The British Male Solo …

Martin Garrix, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, The Killers and more announced as performers for this year’s Firefly Music Festival!

Get ready for Firefly Music Festival! The celebration is scheduled to take place from June 14th until June 17th, on the Woodlands Dover, Delaware. Well, now, it looks like the organizers have decided to drop the ficial lineup for this year’s festival and it’s a stacked one. Featuring artists such as …

Black Panther is on course to become the biggest Marvel film ever

Ticket pre-sales upcoming superhero film Black Panther indicate it could be the most successful Marvel film in history. Captain America: Civil War previously held the record for most advanced ticket sales on ticket-selling siteFandango, but the Ryan Coogler-directed movie has surpassed that in the first 24 hours since tickets became …

Kendrick Lamar to produce album for Marvel's 'Black Panther' movie

Black Panther has quickly become Marvel’s most buzzed about feature film. The massive comic book blockbuster, set to release next month, has just announced another element adding to the excitement. Kendrick Lamar is set to produce a full album for Black Panther, working with director Ryan Coogler and Top Dawg …