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  • Alicia Keys goes from piano-playing prodigy to international superstar

    Alicia Keys goes from piano-playing prodigy to international superstar

    Alicia Keys is the kind of prodigy who comes around only a few times every decade: A multi-instumentalist, singer, songwriter and producer who crosses over several genres, wins several Grammy Awards for her first album, and has the kind of staying power that people predict will last for decades. A...
  • 'The Voice' alum Chris Mann brings classical training, star qualities to music

    'The Voice' alum Chris Mann brings classical training, star qualities to music

    When Chris Mann appeared on NBC's The Voice, he surprised audiences as the show's first (and only to date) opera singer. Yet his ability to blend his classic training with popular music - plus charisma and a healthy dose of movie-star good looks - propelled him all the way to being the last artist...
  • Beyoncé is an avatar of feminine power

    Beyoncé is an avatar of feminine power

    Beyoncé Knowles doesn't occupy a stage — she dominates it. When she's not popping and locking with her backup dancers, she's standing front and center, feet planted wide, hips cocked to one side. She owns it. Owns what? Everything. Beyoncé owns the stage. She owns her body. She owns her audience...
  • Jason Mraz's music, live performance will have you smiling and happy

    Jason Mraz's music, live performance will have you smiling and happy

    The music of some artists can be considered your favorite or your type or what you simply like to hear in your ears. One question though...does it make you happy and feel good? That is what the music of Jason Mraz does and even if you don't know all of his songs, you're always bound to get a smile...
  • Rascal Flatts brings heart, soul, and excitement to every performance

    Rascal Flatts brings heart, soul, and excitement to every performance

    Some people will hear the name Rascal Flatts and automatically dismiss them because they simply "don't like country music." They should be willing to give everyone a chance though because Rascal Flatts isn't just country and they aren't even just pop. They're a mixture of both with even more genres...
  • Michael Jackson continues to thrill the world years after he's gone

    Michael Jackson continues to thrill the world years after he's gone

    "The King of Pop" is known by virtually every single person on the planet, no matter their age. Michael Jackson began his career before even hitting the age of 10, and he would have continued late into his life had it not ended far too soon in 2009. Still, he is often looked at as the most famous...
  • New band Youngblood Hawke offers smooth, breezy songs

    New band Youngblood Hawke offers smooth, breezy songs

    If you’re looking for a new band to check out, then consider giving Los Angeles-based indie pop band Youngblood Hawke a listen. From its upbeat sound to its let’s-get-up-and-go lyrics, the band has a fresh and fun new sound that is also getting coverage. The six-person band, named after the 196...
  • Emerging artist spotlight: Rixton breaks through with 'Me and My Broken Heart'

    Emerging artist spotlight: Rixton breaks through with 'Me and My Broken Heart'

    Scooter Braun’s pop music factory keeps churning out superstars. The record label honcho and artist manager, whose roster of clients includes Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Carly Rae Jepsen, Psy, and the Wanted, has another success story with Rixton, four young men from Manchester, England, who have...
  • Lana Del Rey details a toxic relationship on 'Ultraviolence' title track

    Lana Del Rey details a toxic relationship on 'Ultraviolence' title track

    Indie pop singer Lana Del Rey premiered the new track "Ultraviolence" on Wednesday (June 4). Familiar strings back Del Rey as she sings about being caught up in an unhealthy relationship. "Ultraviolence" is the latest track Del Rey has premiered from her album of the same name. She previously...
  • Barry Gibb pays loving tribute to his brothers and a lifetime of song

    Barry Gibb pays loving tribute to his brothers and a lifetime of song

    Prolific singer-songwriter Barry Gibb is sadly the last surviving member of one of the greatest bands of all time, the Bee Gees. Losing his youngest brother Andy in 1988 was a terrible blow, but then successively losing brothers Maurice and Robin, with whom the multiple Grammy-winning super group...
  • Selena Gomez is an entertainment triple threat

    Selena Gomez is an entertainment triple threat

    Selena Gomez is a triple threat, having been successful in television, movies and music. After the 2013 release of Selena's one and only studio album, it looks like she really is taking a hiatus from music. There are three Selena Gomez movies set to be released in the coming year and fans will...
  • OneRepublic releases new video and embarks on summer tour

    OneRepublic releases new video and embarks on summer tour

    OneRepublic is spending the summer on the road for their Native Summer Tour. Touring with The Script and American Authors, the tour kicked off on May 28 and goes through the end of November. So far, many of the venues have been selling out. Before they took off on tour, they spent time working on a...
  • Shakira releases World Cup theme 'La La La (Brazil 2014)' ft. Carlinhos Brown

    Shakira releases World Cup theme 'La La La (Brazil 2014)' ft. Carlinhos Brown

    Shakira has been everywhere recently with her stint on "The Voice" and an amazing performance at the Billboard Music Awards. Now she is settling in as a new mom, artist and musician as her life takes another turn. Just recently she released a new song "La La La" ft. Carlinhos Brown as a theme for...
  • Tony Award winner Idina Menzel returns to Broadway after 'Frozen' success

    Tony Award winner Idina Menzel returns to Broadway after 'Frozen' success

    So many people recognize Idina Menzel as the voice of Elsa from the Disney blockbuster "Frozen." Children everywhere can be heard singing her song "Let it Go," which won the Oscar for Best Original Song at this years Academy Awards. Menzel has a powerful voice that is nothing less than astounding...
  • Celine Dion returns to Las Vegas: The iconic singer's top 5 songs

    Celine Dion returns to Las Vegas: The iconic singer's top 5 songs

    Canadian icon Celine Dion will resume her sold-out show Celine in Las Vegas on June 10. Following a break from Sin City, she will return to her grand stage at Caesars Palace with more than three decades of classics to perform. In honor of Dion and her powerful voice bringing down Vegas once again...
  • Capital Cities hit the road with Katy Perry on her Prismatic World Tour

    Capital Cities hit the road with Katy Perry on her Prismatic World Tour

    Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian are the talented musicians that make up the popular band, Capital Cities. Although the two met in 2008 in Los Angeles through Craigslist, it wasn’t until 2011 that they released music together. Simonian had posted on the site that he was looking for someone to produce...
  • Is that you in Justin Timberlake's 'Not A Bad Thing' video?

    Is that you in Justin Timberlake's 'Not A Bad Thing' video?

    How long does it take to create a social video? If you're Justin Timberlake, only about 10 days. Just under two weeks ago, Timberlake asked across his social channels for his fans to share there #notabadlovestory with him and yesterday, the video for "Not a Bad Thing" was released. Directed by The...
  • Singer Eric Dash brings honest take on love to audience

    Singer Eric Dash brings honest take on love to audience

    For up-and-comer singer and songwriter Eric Dash, singing a soulful tune on the end of a bad relationship is part of his repertoire. Through his music, he conveys heartache and sadness paired with a breezy and refreshing musical style. Dash, whose hometown is Cherry Hill, New Jersey, started his...
  • Michelle Williams reunites with Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland on 'Say Yes'

    Michelle Williams reunites with Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland on 'Say Yes'

    Gospel singer Michelle Williams premiered the mastered version of her latest single, "Say Yes," on Monday, June 2. She turns a Nigerian praise song into a club anthem with help of her old Destiny Child girlfriends Beyoncé and Kelly Rowland. "Say Yes" is the latest single from Williams' forthcoming...
  • Summer tour preview: The best 2014 concert tours

    Summer tour preview: The best 2014 concert tours

    The 2014 summer concert season has something for everyone, from lovers of hip-hop and R&B to those who miss the glory days of emo. There's so much going on that Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars and Cher didn't even make the cut (sorry, guys.) Read on to find out who did. From Katy to Justin, here’s our...
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