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The Beatles’ Popularity Before Ed Sullivan Show

Believe it or not, The Beatles were already stars in America before their iconic appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. On Sunday, we celebrated 50 years since the Beatles punched America in the face with great music. However, their road …

Bonnaroo 2014 Will Stream Live on Xbox Bonnaroo 2014 Will Stream Live on Xbox

Through a partnership between Microsoft and Superfly Presents, this year’s upcoming Bonnaroo music festival will be streaming, live, on your Xbox Ones and Xbox 360s. According to Microsoft, Bonnaroo on Xbox is going to be an interactive experience. This new …

Missy Elliott Comes Out About Nine-Year Career Hiatus
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“I don’t just throw out microwave records,” said 42-year-old female rapper Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott in a recent interview. As one of the leading ladies of Hip Hop during the late 90s to the early 2000s, Elliott has won five Grammy …

Google Embeds Big YouTube Videos On Results Pages For Music Tracks Google Embeds Big YouTube Videos On Results Pages For Music Tracks

In another move related to keeping users on Google properties, the search engine is now showing big embedded YouTube videos on the top of search results for a lot of song queries. For example, if you search for “flaming lips …

Toni Braxton And Babyface Together Again

It was announced in August 2013 that Toni Braxton and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds would be releasing a duets album. And as of today (February 4) everyone can enjoy the sweet sound of Braxton and Babyface together again on their album …

Lil’ Za (Justin Bieber’s Pal) Gets Charged With Drug Possession

Justin Bieber’s pal Lil’ Za was charged on Friday with three felony crimes, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office. The charges come two weeks after Beiber’s Calabasas mansion was raided by police. Police claim they raided the …

First Ever ‘Magic Eye’ Music Video Hits YouTube, Is Awesome

Canadian indie band Young Rival has just released a truly kickass music video for their track “Black Is Good.” Y’all remember Magic Eye pictures, right? You know, “relax you eyes…” The book series, which featured autostereograms, first debuted in the …

Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen Forgotify Wants to Get All Those Unplayed Spotify Songs a Listen

Back in October, music-streaming app Spotify published a blog post celebrating its 5th birthday. That post contained a bunch of stats about the first 5 years of operation, and one in particular struck a chord (or failed to, I guess). …

Prince Drops Linking Lawsuit Against Fans Prince Drops Linking Lawsuit Against Fans

You know how Prince is actively suing his fans for posting links on their blogs and Facebook pages that point other fans in the direction of his music? Well, apparently he thought about it and decided to go another route. …

Ke$ha’s Eating Disorder Almost Killed Her

Earlier this month, pop superstar Ke$ha checked herself into a rehab facility to get treatment for her eating disorder. Aside from that, we didn’t get much information on the subject…until now. During a recent interview with PEOPLE, Ke$ha’s mom Pebe …

Spotify Lets Artists Hawk Merch, For Free, Directly on Their Pages Spotify Lets Artists Hawk Merch, For Free, Directly on Their Pages

Spotify has just announced that artists can now list their merchandise directly on their artist pages, allowing them to link to any existing merch site – all for free. Through a partnership with Topspin, Spotify is looking to attract more …

Rdio Goes Free (Ad-Supported) on the Web Rdio Goes Free (Ad-Supported) on the Web

In a move to boost its competitiveness in a crowded field of streaming music services, Rdio has just announced that anyone can stream any song in its library for free on the web. “[S]tarting today Rdio is free in the …

Trace Adkins Being Treated For Alcohol Abuse

They say “once an alcoholic, always an alcoholic.”  After 10 years of sobriety, country music hitmaker Trace Adkins has checked himself into a rehabilitation center after falling off the wagon. His spokesman made the announcement on Thursday. The 52-year-old country …

Spotify Gets Rid of Streaming Time Restrictions in All Markets Across All Platforms Spotify Gets Rid of Streaming Time Restrictions in All Markets Across All Platforms

if you’re a Spotify free user in some markets, you’re most likely well-aware of time limits on streaming. After you pass that 6-month “grace period,” Spotify begins to limit your listening time – at least until now. Spotify has just …

Jennifer Nettles Releases New Album
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Jennifer Nettles, the talented performer who made a name for herself as part of the country duo Sugarland, has spent four years working on a solo project. The project, which is titled That Girl was released on January 14th and …

Christine McVie: The Rumors Are True, She’s Back With Fleetwood Mac

The rumors are true after all. Keyboardist and vocalist Christine McVie is back with Fleetwood Mac, after being in retirement for 16 years. A statement released by the band’s publicist via its website says, “McVie has indeed re-joined Fleetwood Mac and …

Christine McVie Rejoins Fleetwood Mac After Quitting 15 Years Ago

Well it appears that the rumors of her returning to the group have been confirmed, and the band is officially back together again. Christine McVie, after quitting the famous musical group Fleetwood Mac several years ago, has rejoined the lineup. …

We Sure Hope This Red Hot Chili Peppers Fan Likes Bagpipes

Buying concert tickets online is always a scary proposition. Sure, most of the time it works out – most people out there are honest, right? But sometimes you’re left with a pair of tickets to see The Beagles. What, you …

@Jelly Guy Decides To Keep Twitter Handle, Promote His Band ‘The Rats Asses’ @Jelly Guy Decides To Keep Twitter Handle, Promote His Band ‘The Rats Asses’

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone’s new app Jelly has a lot of people talking, and has been named as one of the best new apps in Apple’s App Store (it’s also available for Android). The company is not having a lot …

Tupac Shakur’s Music Is Set For Broadway

Tupac Shakur was a beloved icon in the hip hop world, and after dying 18 years ago, his music is finally being used for a musical. He will always be hailed as one of the greatest hip hop artists of …

Chris Brown And His Bodyguard Will Not Take Plea Deal

Singer Chris Brown on Wednesday declined a plea deal which would have reduced the charges facing him and his bodyguard to just one simple charge. The singer appeared before a Washington judge alongside his bodyguard Christopher Hollosy to face assault charges …