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  • 5 things you didn't know about Master P

    5 things you didn't know about Master P

    Master P first saw success in the late 1990s as a rapper. In the years since, the No Limit Soldier has parlayed his music career into much more, adding actor, investor, author, producer and philanthropist to his list of titles. Master P first rose to fame in 1997 with what is still perhaps his most...
  • Steely Dan: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Steely Dan: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Steely Dan’s roots began at Bard College in Upstate New York in the 1960s. At one time core members Walter Becker and Donald Fagen formed a band with a drummer by the name of Chevy Chase. Chase went on to stardom as a comedic actor. Becker and Fagen went on to be Rock And Roll Hall of Fame musicians...
  • Adam Lambert to release new album 'The Original High' on June 16

    Adam Lambert to release new album 'The Original High' on June 16

    Now that Adam Lambert's tour with Queen has winded down, the singer is ready to focus on his solo work. It was revealed today that Lambert's third studio album, The Original High will be released this summer on June 16. This will be the first album Lambert will release in three years. The Original...
  • Robby Krieger

    Guitarist Robby Krieger to bring Doors history, solo career to Bethlehem, Penn

    Fifty years ago this year, an American rock band from Los Angeles began a musical climb that would lead them to the top of the charts and to legendary status. With a psychedelic sound combined with a nimble, over the top front man named Jim Morrison, The Doors quickly became one the Sixties most...
  • O.A.R. announce Back To Rockville Tour

    O.A.R. announce Back To Rockville Tour

    The American rock band O.A.R. announced yesterday in a press release that they will be spending the summer and fall of 2015 on the road. The Back To Rockville Tour is broken up into two legs, with the first one beginning on July 3 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The tour is not only named after the band's...
  • Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld of Arcade Fire team up for a world tour

    Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld of Arcade Fire team up for a world tour

    The Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire may be taking a break, but that does not mean the band members are resting. Arcade Fire's touring member Sarah Neufield, and former touring member Colin Stetson are creating music together and teaming up for a spring and summer world tour. The pair is...
  • Metro Station release official music video for 'Gold'

    Metro Station release official music video for 'Gold'

    The recently reunited pop rock band Metro Station are back with a brand new music video. The video is for their song "Gold," which is the title track of their latest EP. The "Gold" music video is three and a half minutes long and it was directed by Jade Ehlers. The video is simplistic and only...
  • Tetsuo & Youth album cover art by Lupe Fiasco

    5 things you didn't know about Lupe Fiasco

    At the start of his career, Wasalu Muhammad Jaco aka Lupe Fiasco says he knew he had a fan base after releasing 3 mix tapes, the Fahrenheit 1/15 series. Lupe's first record deal was at 19 but his rise to stardom came when he met Jay-Z who helped him get signed to Atlantic Records. "Kick Push...
  • Emily West debuts her new single 'Bitter'

    Emily West debuts her new single 'Bitter'

    Singer-songwriter and former "America's Got Talent" participant Emily West has released "Bitter," the first single from her debut album All For You which will be released Aug. 18. You might think that on her debut album that there would be a number of tracks that she sang while performing on that...
  • Keith Whitley: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Keith Whitley: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Keith Whitley’s star burned bright but it also burned out quickly. On his way to superstardom, Keith died in 1989 at the age of 34 due to complications from his addiction to alcohol. Keith Whitley may not have had many years in country music but he did chart 19 hits in his short career. What are the...
  • Nappy Roots is helping you celebrate 4/20 at the Moxi Theater tonight!

    Nappy Roots 4/20 Jam After Party tonight at Moxi Theater

    Happy 4/20, Colorado. Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Colorado legalized the possession and recreational selling of marijuana in January of 2014. Now, pot-lovers are rejoicing on their yearly “holidaze” and can continue the party tonight in Greeley, Colorado. All the fun begins at...
  • Interview & exclusive premiere: P.J. Pacifico gives AXS a preview of his new EP

    Interview & exclusive premiere: P.J. Pacifico gives AXS a preview of his new EP

    Singer/Songwriter P.J. Pacifico is gearing up for the release of his new EP Ready to Run, a personal project that speaks to the cathartic nature of hope in the human experience. The EP is being released via Viper Records on May 5 and it features production from the brilliant Garrison Starr & AG...
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    Arcade Fire's 5 Best Lyrics/ Versus (In no particular order)

    Arcade Fire's roots start in Montreal, Quebec and then quickly spread throughout the U.S. The band's lineup consists of husband and wife Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Win's younger brother Will Butler, as well as Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara. This Canadian band, is...
  • 5 rappers who have been included in the Guinness Book of World Records

    5 rappers who have been included in the Guinness Book of World Records

    Since it was first published in 1955, the "Guinness Book of World Records" has become one of the most popular reference books in the world. The book, which lists records of extreme human achievements, has become known as the foremost authority on world records. In fact, the number of world records...
  • Pink Floyd: Top 5 lyrics or verses

    Pink Floyd: Top 5 lyrics or verses

    “On The Turning Away:” A power ballad that address the social issues of poverty and oppression, the song speaks to the apathy of people to the less fortunate and the tendency to look away. The last stanza takes a stand and demands that society stop “turning away.” Released as the second single from...
  • Clint Black: Top 10 hit songs

    Clint Black: Top 10 hit songs

    Clint Black’s father was born and raised in Texas but Clint was born Feb. 4, 1962 in New Jersey. Before Clint was a year old the family had moved back to Texas. Like so many other country music artists, Clint was raised in a home full of music. He became an accomplished, self-taught harmonica player...
  • The five best songs about saving the Earth

    The five best songs about saving the Earth

    Good, better and best--the ole English rhyme goes on to say--never let it rest until your good is better and your better is best! Some of the songs listed here may not peak with everyone about being “best” based on many things as preferred genre, artist, musical adaptation and even the lyrics...
  • 5 things you didn't know about R. Kelly

    5 things you didn't know about R. Kelly

    In many circles, he’s known as the king of R&B. That’s because R. Kelly has been so influential in the R&B world that, throughout the course of his career, he’s virtually changed the sound of the genre. Kelly has worked with artists such as Jay-Z, Michael Jackson, Diddy and the Notorious B.I...
  • Clint Black: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Clint Black: Top 5 song lyrics or verses

    Clint Black was part of the wave of neo-traditional country singers that began recording in the mid-1980s through late 1990s. His first album, “Killin’ Time,” was released by RCA Nashville in 1989. Four consecutive number one singles appeared on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart...
  • With new album release Van Morrison also will receive Johnny Mercer Award

    With new album release Van Morrison also will receive Johnny Mercer Award

    We are just into spring and the year has gone very well for Van Morrison. The Songwriters Hall of Fame announced that he will be receiving the Johnny Mercer Award on Thursday, June 18 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. This is the highest honor that the Songwriters Hall of Fame can give and...
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