pop

Composer Ennio Morricone Dies at 91: A Look at His Impact Across Music

Morricone was one of the most prolific film score writers in the history of the industry having received six nominations for Best Original Score throughout his career. He won his first Academy Award in 2016 for his score to The Hateful Eight.
Read More

9 of the Biggest Concerts in American History

From rock, to pop, to country, here are nine of the biggest concerts in American history. For this list, we’ll use ticketed concerts that featured one artist as the headlining act.
Read More

15 Songs for a Red, White, and Blue Playlist

Well instead of the traditional Fourth of July BBQ playlist we’ve curated a list of songs that hit the terms “red”, “white” and “blue” but each song itself is not dedicated to celebrating any national holidays.
Read More

7 Outstanding Marching Band Versions of Your Favorite Songs

College marching bands have been entertaining audiences with cover versions of popular songs for years. As we await the return of watching a marching band in a parade, here are seven outstanding marching band versions of popular songs.
Read More

Paul McCartney and More Seek to Protect the Live Music Industry With #LetTheMusicPlay Campaign

Over 1,500 artists are taking part in the UK’s #LetTheMusicPlay campaign demanding action from the government to help save the music industry.
Read More

#BlackOutDay: What Is It and Why It’s Essential to the Global Movement to End Racism

The #BlackOutDay campaign promotion has been taking place across social media platforms and aims to encourage BIPOC consumers to refrain from making any online or in-store purchases unless purchases are made from a Black-owned business.
Read More

The 10 Best Selling Albums of 2020… So Far

As we step into the second half of 2020, let’s take a look at the best selling albums of the year. This list is comprised of traditional album sales in the United States.
Read More

Alicia Keys Encourages Kids to Speak Up in Candid Discussion About Offensive Language

Keys, who has two children with producer Swizz Beats, offered up her perspective and some advice on how to handle a situation like this in the future.
Read More

The Weeknd Donates $1 Million to COVID-19 Relief

The Weeknd has been steadily raising money through sales of his XO-themed face masks, with 100% of the proceeds going to COVID-19 relief. He’s also matching every dollar raised.
Read More

The Hot Ones of Summer: 50 Years of the Season’s Biggest Anthems

In order to determine the “song of the summer” from the past 50 years, we looked at the Billboard Hot 100 Chart to see which song, or in some cases songs, had the longest continuous streak at number one.
Read More

Pages