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Music Musings: Here’s the Full Tracklist for Lorde’s Hunger Games Soundtrack

Music Musings: Here’s the Full Tracklist for Lorde’s Hunger Games Soundtrack

  by Angel Lenise

Let’s give a round of applause to Lorde. Though she’s just one year past her (Grammy Award-winning) debut, the 17-year-old has curated one of the most-anticipated movie soundtracks of 2014. If Katniss Everdeen had an iPod, this [...]

Tags: CHVRCHES, Kanye West, Lorde, Miguel, music musings, the hunger games, the hunger games mockingjay part 1
Dale: Pitbull is Hosting the 2014 American Music Awards

Dale: Pitbull is Hosting the 2014 American Music Awards

  by Angel Lenise

This year’s American Music Awards will be twice as nice with the return of Mr. 305. The annual Dick Clark Production has brought the “dale” king back for its November 23 ceremony at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. “World, [...]

Tags: 2014 American Music Awards, american music awards, Beyonce, Eminem, Iggy Azalea, john legend, katy perry, Lorde, Pharrell, pitbull, pitbull american music awards, Star Scoop
Ode to October: This Month’s Most Anticipated Music Releases

Ode to October: This Month’s Most Anticipated Music Releases

  by Angel Lenise

Cruel winds are raging and high temperature days are few, but there is plenty to keep us going this fall, especially on the music front. From Tinashe’s studio debut Aquarius, which surprised critics with a sound that transcended her [...]

Tags: Calvin Harris, Jessie J., jessie ware, keyshia cole, music musings, T.I., Taylor Swift, Tinashe
Rock On: Green Day, N.W.A Nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Rock On: Green Day, N.W.A Nominated for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

  by Angel Lenise

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will welcome its new class on April 18, 2015, but it’s already made history--before voting even hits full swing. Green Day and Nine Inch Nails are among 15 prolific acts to be included on this year’s [...]

Tags: green day, Lou Reed, music musings, N.W.A., Nine Inch Nails, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, sting, The Marvelettes, The Spinners, War
Party Report: Florida Georgia Line Brings Country to NYC

Party Report: Florida Georgia Line Brings Country to NYC

  by Bianca Posterli

THE PARTY: American Express Membership Experience Concert featuring Florida Georgia Line THE PLACE: Terminal 5 THE FARE: All things southern: fried mashed potato bites, chicken and waffles, mini pulled pork sandwiches, tater [...]

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