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You Oughta Know: VH1 Is Bringing Sam Smith, Bleachers to NYC

You Oughta Know: VH1 Is Bringing Sam Smith, Bleachers to NYC

  by Angel Lenise

For nine years, VH1 has interrupted its regularly-scheduled programming to broadcast artists You Ougtha Know. This November, the network will bring its 2014 class of notable new acts together for one epic night in New York [...]

Tags: A Great Big World, Aloe Blacc, American Authors, Bleachers, CHVRCHES, Echosmith, KONGOS, Lorde, Mary Lambert, music musings, Sam Smith, Tove Lo, Vance Joy, VH1, VH1 You Oughta Know
Are Beyoncé and Jay-Z Recording A Secret Album?

Are Beyoncé and Jay-Z Recording A Secret Album?

  by Lauren Kaplan

The On The Run tour is officially over, and it seems like Beyoncé and Jay-Z are onto a new project—a top secret one, that is. Page Six reported that music’s reigning King and Queen are in the studio recording together and [...]

Tags: album, Beyonce, Jay-Z, On the Run, page six, Paris
WATCH: Beyonce and Nicki Minaj Are Flawless in France

WATCH: Beyonce and Nicki Minaj Are Flawless in France

  by Angel Lenise

Wake up. ***Flawless. Post up. ***Flawless. Turn a surprise remix into a surprise Parisian performance, then surprise fans by releasing a video of said live show. You guessed it: ***Flawless. The proclamation is now nearly [...]

Tags: Beyonce, flawless, nicki minaj, On the Run Tour
Meghan Trainor: Five Things Your Didn’t Know About that Bass

Meghan Trainor: Five Things Your Didn’t Know About that Bass

  by Angel Lenise

Meghan Trainor, and her bass, have beat out Taylor Swift to be number one on the Billboard Hot 100. Thanks to more than 113 million views on YouTube, constant radio airplay, and plenty of social commentary, it’s catapulted the newcomer [...]

Tags: Billboard, Meghan Trainor, music musings, Star Scoop
Stream the Entire ‘Gone Girl’ Soundtrack

Stream the Entire ‘Gone Girl’ Soundtrack

  by Angel Lenise

Did he, or didn’t he? That’s the question that will plague moviegoers lured by the enigmatic disappearance that sets Gone Girl in motion. Even if you’ve read Gillian Flynn’s best-seller, Ben Affleck’s polarizing behavior as [...]

Tags: atticus ross, ben affleck, Gone Girl, music musings, Rosamund Pike, Trent Reznor
Kendrick Lamar’s New Single Champions Self-Love

Kendrick Lamar’s New Single Champions Self-Love

  by Angel Lenise

Kendrick Lamar’s good kid m.A.A.d city was a gem. It amassed critical acclaim and spawned conversation on its instant classic appeal. It championed the west coast’s gangsta rap origins and reminded the rest of the hip-hop [...]

Tags: Angel Lenise, Kendrick Lamar, music musings