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  • Cardi B, Kylie Minogue, Reik, Mau y Ricky, Becky G and Ariana Grande single covers

    Top 30 best songs of 2018

    Here's a list of 30 of the best songs from 2018. 30. Cher's "One of Us" / Dancing Queen Pop goddess Cher finds new emotion in the over 30-year-old classic "One of Us" by ABBA. Mamma mia, what a showstopper! 29. Tini's "Quiero Volver" featuring Sebastián Yatra / Quiero Volver Argentina's Tini pops...
  • Top 13 best blues guitarists

    Top 13 best blues guitarists

    Guitars play a major role in most styles of music, and the blues is a genre that loves its guitars. Whether they’re playing a raucous celebratory solo, tuning in to a slinky back alley melody during a cheating song or riffing rhythmically for a dance floor burner, guitars have an indispensable role...
  • 11 greatest moments BTS had in 2018

    11 greatest moments BTS had in 2018

    BTS has had an incredible year. The South Korean boy band has left an indelible imprint in the hearts of millions of fans across the globe. Some have even likened their massive popularity to Beatlemania. Like diehard Beatles fans, BTS fans (known collectively as ARMY) have screamed, cried, and...
  • Top 13 best blues drummers

    Top 13 best blues drummers

    There are lots of blues songs that are downtempo, that play out with a slow burn that may feature lyrics about a lost love, about being broke and downtrodden, about how the thrill is gone. But a visit to any blues club reveals that much of the blues music that fans are so rabid about is fast-paced...
  • Top 13 best blues singers

    Top 13 best blues singers

    Singing the blues. It’s not something that just any singer can pull off. And while the genre is often thought of as songs about hard times, the fact is there are plenty of blues songs that celebrate the joyous things in life. Here’s a list of 13 outstanding blues singers. Some of these folks are no...
  • Top 13 best metal bassists

    Top 13 best metal bassists

    Unless they also happen to be the lead vocalist, bass players rarely get any recognition. But without their low-end rumble, heavy metal wouldn't be nearly as menacing as it is. Over its 50 years, metal has turned out some great bassists, but these thirteen stand above the rest. 13. Chuck Garric...
  • 13 best metal singers

    13 best metal singers

    When it comes to metal music, there are different levels of the genre. From the glam sounds of hair metal to the growls or thrash and everything in between, metal offers something for every rock and roll fan. The singers wail, they roar and many of them hit notes that make other singers just look on...
  • Top 13 best classic rock drummers

    Top 13 best classic rock drummers

    Rock music continues to maintain its position as a musical genre led by high energy, distorted guitars and powerful percussion. Classic rock band members are some of the pioneers of rock percussion who set the pace and excitement to the rock music experience both on stage and in the studio. There...
  • 13 best female metal singers

    13 best female metal singers

    Traditionally, heavy metal has been seen as a bit of a boys' club, especially in North America and Britain. But in other parts Europe, female-fronted metal has been popular for decades. Now, with streaming platforms making it easier for bands to spread globally, more female-fronted bands are touring...
  • Top 13 best classic rock singers

    Top 13 best classic rock singers

    Classic rock singers aren't just great rockers of their era; many of them are among the best singers of all time. They often transcended the rock genre and changed how fans thought about music. Check out AXS's short list of the 13 best classic rock singers and click their names to learn more about...
  • 9 best animal companions in video games

    9 best animal companions in video games

    Video games have long sought to mimic human-animal relations within gameplay. Anyone who has owned an ardently devoted dog could definitely see the appeal of having a similar sort of relationship in a video game. Animal companions are there to help you on your journey, whether they actively assist...
  • 7 best Allman Brothers cover songs

    7 best Allman Brothers cover songs

    The Allman Brothers Band were one of the most riveting acts in rock history. Though they endured their share of heartache, they forged a storied path of righteous music from the late sixties well into the 2010's (with a couple of breaks in between). Whether it was rock, blues, soul, jazz or country...
  • Best Americana albums of 2018 so far

    Best Americana albums of 2018 so far

    The year may be only half-over, but the list of great Americana albums released in 2018 has already made it a strong one. In attempting to narrow the list down to the 10 best of just a half-year sample size, 19 made our initial “cut list,” leaving albums by acts like River Whyless, Kelly Willis, and...
  • 10 greatest moments in the history of the Billboard Music Awards

    10 greatest moments in the history of the Billboard Music Awards

    The Billboard Music Awards began in 1990 and have been one of music's biggest nights. Unlike the Grammy Awards, the Billboard Music Awards is based on chartings through sales, streaming, radio airplay, tours and social interactions. In 2018, the Billboard Music Awards is moving to its new home on...
  • Top 10 best Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie songs

    Top 10 best Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie songs

    Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie are perhaps among some of music's best songwriters, having both contributed to some of iconic band Fleetwood Mac's biggest hits--not to mention their solo careers. Although McVie left Fleetwood Mac for a time, she returned in 2014, and she wanted to do more...
  • 10 best metal albums of 2017

    10 best metal albums of 2017

    It's the final few days of 2017, and looking back on the overall music scene, a multitude of bands came forth with some engaging material. For those that wanna bang their heads, these past 12 months caused them to buy several neck braces with wall to wall talent. With a boatload of records released...
  • Best of 2017 in sports

    Best of 2017 in sports

    2017 opened with the best College Football Playoff National Championship to date and only got better from there. Although the year as a whole will be looked back on as a time of strife and upheaval, 2017 provided more than a few indelible moments in sports history. A month after Clemson's stunning...
  • Steps, Kesha, Maluma, Julia Michaels, Camila Cabello and J Balvin single covers

    Top 30 best songs of 2017

    The year is pretty much over, but it did bring out great music from returning acts who made triumphant comebacks and some new artists who carved out a name for themselves. To highlight the best of 2017, here's a list of 30 songs that really made this past year an amazing one for music.  30. Vardaan...
  • Top five moments of the LA Kings in 2017

    Top five moments of the LA Kings in 2017

    There is a lot of excitement around the Los Angeles Kings as the year comes to a close. The current Pacific Division leaders have 43 points, the third best record in the NHL behind only the Tampa Bay Lightning and the St. Louis Blues. With LA cruising, now is a great time to look back on the Kings...
  • 20 Best Films of 2017

    20 Best Films of 2017

    2017 was an admittedly strong year for movies, both in theaters and on streaming services like Netflix. It was a year that brought us movies called "Logan," "Lucky" and "Logan Lucky," as well as "Wonder Woman," "Wonder Wheel" and just plain old "Wonder." Despite the similar titles, this year's batch...
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