MUSIC MUSINGS

Wu-Tang Forever: The Clan Signals ‘A Better Tomorrow’ with New Album

Wu-Tang Forever: The Clan Signals ‘A Better Tomorrow’ with New Album

  by Angel Lenise

Wu-Tang Clan ain’t nuthing ta f___ wit. Now, 20 years after the Staten Island set’s formation, all nine members (sans late rapper ODB) crashed The Daily Show for a comeback of historic proportions. Ghostface [...]

Tags: music musings, A Better Tomorrow, Jon Stewart, the daily show, wu-tang clan
This is the Remix: Beyonce Recruits Nicki Minaj for a Flawless Reboot

This is the Remix: Beyonce Recruits Nicki Minaj for a Flawless Reboot

  by Angel Lenise

If the Carters’ official statement regarding a certain May 5 elevator situation didn’t curb your curiosity, then this should. Following in the footsteps of her surprise December 2013 album, Beyoncé released a remix to the [...]

Tags: music musings, Beyonce, Jay-Z, nicki minaj, On the Run Tour
Shoot Em Up: Jessie J, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj Drop ‘Bang Bang’

Shoot Em Up: Jessie J, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj Drop ‘Bang Bang’

  by Angel Lenise

Nicki Minaj may have pushed back the release date for “Anaconda,” but she still has new music to share. After Monday’s leak of her bodacious “Bang Bang” collaboration with high-powered crooners Jessie J and Ariana Grande, the [...]

Tags: music musings, Angel Lenise, Ariana Grande, Jessie J., nicki minaj, Star Scoop
Turning 25: Adele Announces a New Album, Tour for 2015!

Turning 25: Adele Announces a New Album, Tour for 2015!

  by Angel Lenise

We thought we’d find someone like Adele once she went on hiatus in 2012 after “Skyfall” climbed the charts. But there was—and is—no one with pipes strong enough to belt out “Rolling in the Deep” and make us catch all types [...]

Tags: music musings, 25, Adele, Angel Lenise, Music, Skyfall, Star Scoop
Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Beats: Glam’s Fourth of July Playlist

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Beats: Glam’s Fourth of July Playlist

  by Angel Lenise

We look forward to the Fourth of July for more than the extended holiday. There’s the fellowship amongst family and friends, set against the backdrop of a backyard BBQ or beachfront timeshare. The patriotic displays and shameless color [...]

Tags: music musings, Calvin Harris, demi lovato, fourth of july, Jay-Z, Kanye West, lana del rey, playlist
Bombs over Governors Ball: OutKast Readies for the Randall’s Island Stage

Bombs over Governors Ball: OutKast Readies for the Randall’s Island Stage

  by Angel Lenise

Consider it the summer of Stankonia. After reuniting on the Coachella stage for their 20th anniversary, Big Boi and André 3000 of OutKast are gearing up for their latest festival gig at New York City’s Governors Ball, [...]

Tags: music musings, festivals, foster the people, governor's ball, j. cole, Jack White, janelle monae, OutKast, Skrillex, the strokes, vampire weekend