• Young Thug Drops Mixtape; Lil Wayne Responds—Finally

    Young Thug was slated to release his debut album Carter VI on Friday. However, since Lil Wayne voiced his displeasure and backed it up with the threat of a legal fight, the

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  • Theater: Marilyn Maye Toasts Sinatra At 54 Below

    MARILYN MAYE -- HER WAY: A TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA *** out of ****54 BELOWDo I need to launch a Kickstarter campaign? Somebody, somewhere needs to get Marilyn Maye into a recording studio, pronto. She's been captured on record (The Lamp Is Low is a great place to start) but not nearly as much as…

    Huffington Post
  • Meet Country Music's Next Superstar: Thomas Rhett

    Country crooner Thomas Rhett may not be on your radar yet, but he should be. The 25-year-old up-and-comer chatted with ET's Nancy O'Dell during setups for the ACM Awards, giving us a better sense of the rising star. Thomas is fresh off his new single "Crash and Burn" and is nominated for New Artist…

    ETonline
  • Extended Play: Vinyl Fans Flocking to Format Creates Supply Issues

    The demand for vinyl records has gotten to be such big business it?s disrupting the music industry again?this time from the bottom up.

    Fox Business
  • Flashback: Crystal Gayle Leads Group of Female Country History Makers

    Since 1944, Billboard's Country Songs chart has served as something of a microcosm of country trends, in addition to reflecting the ever-changing musical tastes of country fans across the nation. When it comes to women and country music, although feminism certainly impacted the charts throughout…

    Rolling Stone
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Honorees Display Wide Range of Styles

    Numbers matter more than usual this year at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, whose annual ceremony on April 18 marks 30 years of the Cleveland institution’s induction tradition. The clichéd rock ’n’ roll attitude of diminishing trust for anything over 30 doesn’t apply here, where the overall effort…

    Variety
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    Think Like A Man

    Music video by Jennifer Hudson, Ne-Yo performing Think Like A Man. Exclusive License to Epic Records (c) 2012 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

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  • Spotify ads cater to the mood of your music

    Targeted advertising isn't a new concept, and Spotify is looking to examine your playlist habits before serving up those messages. The streaming service offers a library of curated mixes based on genre ...

    Engadget
  • Interview with Toronto DIY Label Buzz Records

    Buzz Garage by TakeMorePhotos One of my favorite ways to discover new music is to dive into a YouTube rabbit hole. I find a song or video that I like, and start clicking around the recommended videos in the sidebar. Often the music I find won't be really what I'm looking for, but occasionally I'll…

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  • Jeep Launches Renegade With Something New: An Original Song

    Video As often before with Fiat Chrysler marketing, the first advertising campaign for the new Jeep Renegade depends heavily on the music. But for the first time under CMO Olivier Francois, the company is building its marketing launch around an original song that was submitted just for the occasion…

    Forbes
  • Enter for a Chance to Win a Trip to New York City's FarmBorough Festival

    Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan and Brad Paisley will help New York City make history when they headline FarmBorough this summer, marking the Big Apple's first-ever country music festival. Set for Randall's Island June 26-28, FarmBorough will also feature performances by Dwight Yoakam, Sturgill Simpson,…

    Rolling Stone
  • Hear Giorgio Moroder and Sia's Bubbly Dance-Pop Track 'Deja Vu'

    Disco pioneer Giorgio Moroder has offered up the track list and title track for his forthcoming album, Déjà Vu, which arrives June 12th and features an all-star supporting cast that includes Sia, Charli XCX and Britney Spears. The track list's most exciting detail is Spears' upcoming cover of…

    Rolling Stone
  • Trio Lets You Mash Up Your Own Media With GIFs, Vines, Music And More

    If you spend entirely too much time creating, searching for and sharing the best GIFs and Vines with your friends, then you might get a kick out of a new mobile application called Trio. The app allows you to mash up media in order to create unique “remixes” that combine photos, videos, GIFs and…

    TechCrunch
  • Has Drake Recorded a Collab with Beyonce?

    The Canadian rapper has revealed he's making slow progress on his next album "Views from the 6," which is due out later this year and was announced last July. The good news is he's cut a collab with Beyonce.

    Billboard
  • Watch Tame Impala Perform 'Let It Happen' on 'Conan'

    The Aussie psychedelic rock act used their mid-week Coachella break to perform for "Conan".

    Billboard
  • Skrillex, Diplo & Justin Bieber's 'Where Are U Now' Dances Up the Charts

    Plus, moves for Alison Wonderland, Flo Rida, Madonna & more.

    Billboard
  • Musical chairs: Who would Shelton want in his 'Voice' seat?

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Musical chairs is a common game on "The Voice." Pharrell is sitting in a seat originally owned by CeeLo Green and once occupied by Usher, while Shakira and Gwen Stefani have filled in when Christina Aguilera took a hiatus from the show.

    Associated Press
  • Rihanna Pumps Up 'Oxygen' on Top Twitter Tracks

    Rihanna bounds up the chart with "American Oxygen" after its music video premieres, while Wiz Khalifa crowns the survey with a soundtrack hit. Plus, Nick Jonas' "Jealous" earns a second run in the Top 10!

    Billboard
  • Bob Marley Bio-Musical Sets Baltimore Premiere

    Writer-director Kwame Kwei-Armah's production opens May 7 and is the first stage project to use the reggae superstar's music to explore his life.

    The Hollywood Reporter