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Who Invented the Piano? Google Doodle Celebrates 360th Birthday of Bartolomeo Cristofori

Who Invented the Piano? Google Doodle Celebrates 360th Birthday of Bartolomeo Cristofori

By Chris Crum 2 hours ago

Who invented the piano? Bartolomeo Cristofori di Francesco of course! Don’t worry, you’re not the only one who didn’t know. A lot of people don’t know that (if you did, give yourself a nice pat on the back). Google is …

Spotify Launches ‘Tweet the Beat’ Ads, Even for Premium Users Spotify Launches ‘Tweet the Beat’ Ads, Even for Premium Users

If you pay $10 a month for Spotify premium, one of the major reasons you do that is to avoid ads. But Spotify’s new in-app ads, which act more like suggestions for you to tweet out an ad on Spotify’s …

Kendall Jenner Gets A Big ‘F–k You’ From Tyler The Creator At Coachella 2015

The 19-year-old daughter of Kris and Bruce Jenner was called out by rapper Tyler the Creator in front of thousands on day 2 of Coachella 2015. The Odd Future rapper played a 50 minute set where he performed his hits …

Van Halen Brings Back David Lee Roth, US Tour Kicks Off This Summer

Loyal Van Halen fans are finally getting their wish. Van Halen will go on an extensive US tour this summer with David Lee Roth back in the saddle. The mighty rock band kicked off their announcement with an exclusive performance …

Tidal for All? Jay Z Enlists Celebs to Promote New $20 Streaming Service Tidal for All? Jay Z Enlists Celebs to Promote New $20 Streaming Service

Jay Z has enlisted a cavalcade of high-profile musicians to help him convince music lovers that they want to spent $240 per year on a streaming service. You might have noticed that some of your favorite artists’ social media profiles …

Kanye West Is an ‘Insult to Music Fans,’ Says Online Petition Wanting Him Booted from Festival

Apparently under the odd impression that Kanye West is not entertaining, a UK man has started a Change.org petition in the hopes of convincing the Glastonbury music festival to cancel his show. This week, Glastonbury announced that Kanye would headline …

Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly Destroyed Drake’s Spotify Record Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly Destroyed Drake’s Spotify Record

Christmas came early to Kendrick Lamar fans late Sunday night when his new album To Pimp a Butterfly landed on Spotify a week early. The hype is real. It’s something else. If you felt like you and everyone in the …

Angie Stone Arrested: Knocks Out Daughter’s Teeth, Allegedly Tries To Flee Crime Scene

Grammy-nominated RnB singer Angie Stone made headlines for something not related to her music. She was arrested after an altercation with her daughter, Diamond, and is now being charged with aggravated assault after allegedly using a metal stand to knock …

Pandora Will Sell Day Passes for Ad-Free Music Pandora Will Sell Day Passes for Ad-Free Music

Pandora is looking for ways to increase revenue, and it’s come up with a way to get users to pay for music, without actually forcing them to commit to a full-on subscription to the premium service. Pandora confirmed to GigaOm …

Charmayne Maxwell Of 90s R&B Group ‘Brownstone’ Dies In Freak Accident

Charmayne Maxwell, known for her work with the ‘90s girl group Brownstone, has passed away on February 28. She was 46 years old. The cause of her death has yet to be confirmed, but her brother Brandon took to social …

Kanye West Tweets Apology to Beck, Thank God

While everyone was losing their damn minds over that dress Thursday evening, Kanye finally apologized to Beck on Twitter. I, for one, finally had a good night of sleep – my first since the Grammys. “I would like to publicly …

Spotify Puts Lyrics in Its Desktop App Spotify Puts Lyrics in Its Desktop App

For those of you trying to learn a new song for karaoke night, Spotify has your back. Spotify is adding a lyrics button to its desktop app, which when clicked will display scrolling lyrics across the screen. The lyrics come …

Kurt Cobain’s Credit Card Is Up for Auction, Nirvana Fans

As of the publishing of this article, you have a little over six days to purchase Kurt Cobain’s personal credit card, if that’s something you’re into. The serious Nirvana fan will pay at least $8,100 for the piece of plastic, …

Pandora Is Now Letting Artists Message You Pandora Is Now Letting Artists Message You

Everyone’s getting in on the messaging craze, even Pandora internet radio. Have you ever wanted Lenny Kravitz to send you a message, just before you listen to one of his songs, explaining his thoughts behind said song? That’s now a …

Drake’s New Album Crushes Spotify Stream Record

Drake’s new album, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, has crushed a Spotify stream record – one previous held by Drake. The album, which dropped to many surprised fans last Thursday, garnered 17.3 million streams in its first three …

Here’s the Most Popular Sex Song, According to Spotify

What’s the best song on Spotify for getting down to business? According to the streaming company, it’s Intro by The XX: Damn, that is a great song. How does Spotify know this? Apparently, the company combed through 2.5 million user-curated …

Kanye West Strikes Again, Crashes Beck’s Acceptance Speech At 2015 Grammys

Aside from his work as a musician, Kanye West is also known for his antics onstage and offstage. His most famous stunt is when he interrupted Taylor Swift during her 2009 Video Music Awards win to tell the singer and …