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  • The blue-eyed soul of Daryl Hall

    The blue-eyed soul of Daryl Hall

    The singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Daryl Hall came to international fame as one half of the duo Hall and Oates with partner John Oates. The two released their first recordings in the early '70s and over the next several decades became the most successful duo in modern music history...
  • Britney Spears wants 'sexy' Gwen Stefani to model her new lingerie collection

    Britney Spears wants 'sexy' Gwen Stefani to model her new lingerie collection

    Gwen Stefani is just getting started as one of the new judges on "The Voice," and she's got millions of eyes on her. While she may have her hands full at the time, she could possibly have a job as a model if she is ever looking for one. Britney Spears is now a lingerie designer and she would simply...
  • Detroit's Third Wave Music founders launch new crowdfunding project

    Detroit's Third Wave Music founders launch new crowdfunding project

    The founding partners of Third Wave Music, Jen Davis and Jeffery Thomas, suffered a bit of a setback recently with their hopes and goals to help revitalize the Detroit music scene. The two visionaries had their hearts set to win $50,000 through the Hatch Detroit Business Incubator Contest, though...
  • Ashlee Simpson steps out of Jessica Simpson's shadow with her own sound

    Ashlee Simpson steps out of Jessica Simpson's shadow with her own sound

    Ashlee Simpson was born in 1984. She is best known as a singer, but she has appeared in both commercials and her own reality television show. As the younger sister of pop sensation Jessica Simpson, Ashlee had a lot to live up to. While she was enrolled in the School of American Ballet in New York...
  • Madonna and Nicki Minaj may be working together yet again

    Madonna and Nicki Minaj may be working together yet again

    Rumors are starting to swirl as Madonna was seen hanging out in New York with someone that she has worked with before, and that must mean something, right? Well, Billboard reported on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, that Madonna was actually seen on Monday evening with Nicki Minaj and then the two posted a...
  • Edgewater Fall Art Fair musical lineup includes eclectic mix of performances

    Edgewater Fall Art Fair musical lineup includes eclectic mix of performances

    If you’d like to catch musical performances featuring jazz, opera, Flamenco rock and pop all in one place, then mark your calendar for the second annual Edgewater Fall Art Fair, held Sept. 26 through 28. Whether you’re a die-hard music fan or just want to relax and take in a live concert, there’s a...
  • Laverne Cox opens Las Vegas' first gay nightclub on the Strip

    Laverne Cox opens Las Vegas' first gay nightclub on the Strip

    Drai’s made nightlife history this weekend when it ushered in the Strip’s first gay nightclub, Liaison at Bally’s Las Vegas. Emmy-nominated, transgender actress Laverne Cox headlined the opening and joined nightlife impresario Victor Drai for an official ribbon cutting ceremony. Laverne Cox is best...
  • Whether solo or in collaboration, Natasha Bedingfield is one prolific artist

    Whether solo or in collaboration, Natasha Bedingfield is one prolific artist

    Natasha Bedingfield has definitely made a name for herself in the music industry. Not only has she enjoyed success as a solo performer, but she's become a much sought-after contributor to songs by many other performers, making it hard to go anywhere without hearing a pop track that doesn't have the...
  • Lorde reveals 'Yellow Flicker Beat' as 'Hunger Games' song due out next week

    Lorde reveals 'Yellow Flicker Beat' as 'Hunger Games' song due out next week

    "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" is one of the most anticipated films of the year and it still doesn't hit theaters until Nov. 21, 2014. Well, there's even more early hype surrounding the film and it's all because Lorde got on Twitter on Sept. 22, 2014, and seemingly revealed the titled of her...
  • Interview with Allison Iraheta: The 'Idol' alum talks her new band Halo Circus

    Interview with Allison Iraheta: The 'Idol' alum talks her new band Halo Circus

    Allison Iraheta, the formerly red-headed spitfire from season eight of American Idol, has re-emerged with Halo Circus. In under two years, her new band is already making leaps and bounds in terms of new music and bookings. This time, Iraheta and company are doing it their way, taking the independent...
  • Lindsay Lohan's debut track 'Rumors' turns 10: Her top five singles released

    Lindsay Lohan's debut track 'Rumors' turns 10: Her top five singles released

    Actress on the mend Lindsay Lohan was, at one point, making a name for herself in the music industry with the single “Rumors,” which was released 10 years ago on Sept. 21, 2004. During that time, she was Hollywood's “It Girl” following the blockbuster success of Mean Girls so naturally, like every...
  • DFW school ranks in Top 5 for Spotify listening habits

    DFW school ranks in Top 5 for Spotify listening habits

    Spotify is one of the best ways to listen to music, with numerous albums from just about every musical artist you can think of, online and free to listen to everyday. Recently, Spotify tracked music habits from colleges across the nation to see who listened to music through their platform the most...
  • Phillip Phillips headlines inaugural Poptopia Festival in Dallas

    Phillip Phillips headlines inaugural Poptopia Festival in Dallas

    "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips hits Dallas next week when he headlines the inaugural KVIL-FM (103.7) Poptopia Festival. The concert takes place at the South Side Ballroom in Dallas and will be the radio station’s first ever major concert event. This joins similar shows like KXT-FM’s Summer...
  • The Turtles: Solid gold hit makers

    The Turtles: Solid gold hit makers

    In the midst of the 60s British music invasion, along with Bob Dylan, the Beach Boys and Motown, there was the Turtles. While influential bands like the Rolling Stones, Kinks, Yardbirds, Jefferson Airplane and Jimi Hendrix all featured famous guitar slingers, the Turtles were led by two vocalists...
  • Aretha Franklin covers LP includes ‘Rolling in the Deep,’ ‘Nothing Compares 2 U'

    Aretha Franklin covers LP includes ‘Rolling in the Deep,’ ‘Nothing Compares 2 U'

    The Queen of Soul’s 39th studio album will be an all-covers record featuring her interpretations of songs by other female singers. Billboard reports that Aretha Franklin’s latest release includes her take on Adele’s “Rolling in the Deep,” Sinead O'Connor's "Nothing Compares 2 U," and Whitney Houston...
  • Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea put their assets on display in 'Booty' video

    Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea put their assets on display in 'Booty' video

    Pop singer Jennifer Lopez premiered the music video for her song "Booty" featuring Australian rapper Iggy Azalea on Thursday, Sept. 18. Both artists put their assets on display, to say the least, in the steamy clip. "Booty" is the latest single from Lopez's album A.K.A. It follows her playful track...
  • Detroit Institute of Music Education opens doors to trendy new downtown facility

    Detroit Institute of Music Education opens doors to trendy new downtown facility

    The world of Detroit music just got a little more diverse and a lot of emphasis has been placed upon the future in the hands of the young. That seems to be one of the biggest takeaway messages from the Wednesday grand opening of the new Detroit Institute of Music Education (also known as "DIME...
  • Ariana Grande: Live at Peterson

    Ariana Grande: Live at Peterson

    Pop princess Ariana Grande brings her trademark squeak to the Petersen Events Center on Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015. Sort of joking about the squeak, the rather talented singer behind the hit song 'Break Free' only hits glass-shattering octaves when playing teen-sensation Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon...
  • 5 essential Maroon 5 songs to learn before their NYC shows in March

    5 essential Maroon 5 songs to learn before their NYC shows in March

    In conjunction with their fifth studio album V, Maroon 5 recently announced a world tour for winter and spring 2015. Magic! and Rozzi Crane will be joining them for the North American leg of the tour, which begins on Feb. 16, 2015 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The tour will...
  • Katy Perry leads 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards nominations

    Katy Perry leads 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards nominations

    It’s a battle of pop divas at the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards, where two-time EMA host Katy Perry leads the pack with seven nominations, including Best Video and Song of the Year for “Dark Horse.” Right behind her with six noms is Ariana Grande, while Iggy Azalea and Kiesza nabbed four nods each...
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