• Everything You Need to Know About Beyoncé's "Formation"

    Using a method of introducing new music that has come to be known as "The Beyoncé," Beyoncé dropped a new single called "Formation" with no prior hype and only minimal hints. This time, Bey upped the ante by releasing the song along with a video and merch a day before she is to perform the halftime…

  • Jeremih Hints at a Possible Feature on Kanye West's Untitled Album

    Jeremih also says he wrote some things for Nicki Minaj too.

  • 5 On It: Edge Transmissions

    Life stories and lost loves in this week's 5 On It. The post 5 On It: Edge Transmissions appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

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  • Gain A Deeper Appreciation For Bob Marley With These Lesser Known Hits

    Celebrate Bob Marley's 71st birthday with these deep cuts.

  • Iggy Azalea: I have more belief in myself as a trendsetter

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Iggy Azalea readies the release of her sophomore album, the rapper says she's feeling more self-assured and less worried about being or sounding cool.

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    Know You're Loved - Song Preservation Society

    SPS does a fantastic job planting seeds of musical themes early in the song, then waiting to deliver on them until later in the song. They wait to go to the "know you're loved" chorus until after the second verse, then add variations to chorus at the end of the song. The result is a song that…

  • The Monkees Plot 50th Anniversary Tour, New LP 'Good Times!'

    This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Monkees ' television series and the release of their debut single "Last Train To Clarksville," and the group will celebrate by releasing their new album Good Times! and embarking on an extensive North American tour. The   album is the Monkees' first…

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  • Young Thug Still Plans to Release ‘Slime Season 3,’ Album Reportedly Set to Feature Drake and Kanye West

    Thug and videographer Be El Be confirmed that 'I’m Up' and 'SS3' are two different projects. The post Young Thug Still Plans to Release ‘Slime Season 3,’ Album Reportedly Set to Feature Drake and Kanye West appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

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  • Super Bowl 2016 halftime show: Coldplay makes its Super Bowl debut with the help of Beyonce and Bruno Mars

    Coldplay is staying mum about its set list, but the band will be joined by two past Super Bowl performers. The stage is set for Coldplay to make its Super Bowl debut on Sunday as the headline performance during halftime of Super Bowl 50. There is always a lot of pressure to headline the Super Bowl…

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  • I listened to Coldplay's new album so you don't have to

    How digestible is Coldplay's latest record, though? Contrary to what your cool coworkers say, Coldplay is fine! Sometimes you just want vanilla ice cream for dessert. Sometimes you just need to listen to Coldplay.

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  • Chase Rice Pens Letter to Fans 'Waiting for Country Music to Find a Little More Depth and Meaning'

    Chase Rice has written a letter to fans urging them not to judge his music by one song, but rather the whole body of work. Having just released his brand new, sexy single "Whisper," Rice posted a note to his website encouraging fans to listen to his entire album, which is due this summer. "I'm…

  • Late Pass: This Introspective Track By UK Rapper Krept Is Incredible

    Quieting bars over chilling production from one of the UK's best. The post Late Pass: This Introspective Track By UK Rapper Krept Is Incredible appeared first on Pigeons & Planes.

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  • Listen: Beyoncé's new song 'Formation'

    Beyoncé knows how to steal the show. A day before Super Bowl 50, the deity released a new song and video called "Formation." The song sounds more in line with her last release "7/11" — it's also riskier, filthier, angrier, and pulpier than her gigantic pop hits. The chorus is beguiling — I still…

  • Rihanna's new album ANTI will top the Billboard charts next week

    While the release of Rihanna's new album ANTI was messier than many people expected, the album's leak and Tidal exclusivity haven't had much of a negative impact on the album's sales. Sources close to the situation have confirmed to The Verge that ANTI is going to hit No. 1 on next week's Billboard…

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  • See Ellen DeGeneres Show Breakout Greyson Chance All Grown Up!

    After getting his big break on The Ellen DeGeneres Show when he performed a rendition of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" in April 2010, Chance, then just 12, accrued a massive fan base and subsequent success. After a three-year hiatus from major performances, Chance, now 18, hit the stage at the…

  • Stone Temple Pilots accept applications for new singer

    For fans of 1990s-style grunge rock who never quite made it, a dream job is now available -- vocalist of Stone Temple Pilots. The rockers on Friday announced an open application process for a new singer after celebrated frontman Scott Weiland died from drug use. "We've already heard from many…

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    Belly of the Cavern - Typhoon

    Typhoon are one of the most unique bands we've come across. Their sound is often tumultuous yet unified. Each individual member manages to weave their instrument masterfully into the group's aesthetic, creating music that feels almost anthemic. We caught this striking performance of "Belly of the…