Bye Rock, hip-hop is now the most popular genre in the world

Since it’s inception 30-40 years ago hip-hop has been booming more and more and now it’s overtaken rock as the most popular genre in 2017. For the first time in history hip-hop is more popular…

Spotify’s Year in Music 2017: A familiar face ruled streaming this year

It’s the last month of the year after 11 months of great music and Spotify have revealed what’s been hot and what has not in 2018 in the Spotify Year in Music. Who has ruled…

Every winner at the MTV Video Music Awards 2017, Kendrick Lamar dominates

This year’s MTV VMAs had the poorest viewership in history but it was still a grand event, dominated by hip-hop king Kendrick Lamar. Kendrick Lamar took home the most awards at this year’s VMAs following…

MTV award nominations announced, and making awards gender-neutral

MTV have announced their music video and film award nominations and have combined categories to neutralise gendered awards. MTV’s infamous award ceremony have revealed who’s up for awards in the 2017 show. In addition they…

The 5 Best Albums in the past 10 Years of Music

This is my personal shortlist of the albums over the past 10 years that I think have redefined genres, enlivened music and just provided some quality music for the old earholes. These are my top…

Pandora reveal their Song of the Summer predictions feat. Drake, Miley Cyrus + more

Pandora are the latest to reveal their predictions for which artist is going to be soundtracking the party season this year as Song of the Summer. The summer is always a big time for music…

Kendrick Lamar’s DAMN. just went platinum in 3 weeks, certified legend

Less than a month since releasing his latest album Kendrick Lamar has bagged himself another platinum record to add to his collection. The world went mad last month when King Kendrick dropped DAMN. and blew…

President Barack Obama: “I’m still waiting for my job at Spotify”

January 20th is closing in fast and will see President Barack Obama leave the White House for the final time, so what are his plans? According to the man himself he’s waiting to be hired…

Vinyl sales are rising, here’s the top 10 Vinyl records this year so far

The Vinyl resurgence continues to boost music sales into 2016 despite a drop in physical music sales. Nielsen music reporting company revealed stats for vinyl in their US mid-year report for music. The report shows…

Obama’s Favourite Song of 2015: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘How Much A Dollar Cost’

As the year comes to a close we reflect on the music that has shaped the past 12 months. Experts and critics weigh in on┬átheir favourite albums, most-respected artists and best songs for the year….