Olivia Rodrigo Praises Cardi B for Her ‘Honest’ Music

Cardi called Rodrigo “such a sweetie pie” when the High School Musical: The Musical: The Series actress named “Get Up 10” as “her favorite rap song ever” in an Instagram Live Q&A session. “I can’t wait to see what she have coming next !” the 28-year-old rapper wrote on Twitter. Rodrigo congratulated Cardi for her latest single “Up” hitting No. 1 on […]

‘Peter Grimes’ Sails on Choppy Seas of Brexit and the Pandemic

In Madrid, the British singers welcomed the chance to perform in a major “Peter Grimes” production involving about 150 artists, at a time when most opera houses in Europe and the United States are closed, but they also sounded anxious about what would come afterward. James Gilchrist, who sings the part of a priest in Britten’s opera, said that 90 […]

Boo Seeka & Golding Join Forces For ‘Don’t Waste Your Love’

Two of Australia’s buzziest duos, Boo Seeka and Golding, have temporarily become a quartet in their new collaborative single ‘Don’t Waste Your Love’. The song represents a bright and shimmering melting pot of what has given either duo their success thus far in their careers. It fuses the airy, summery nature of Boo Seeka with the grittier, pounding elements of […]

Taylor Swift’s ’Fearless’ Versions: Chart Comparison

In the week ending April 15, Fearless (Taylor’s Version) launched with 291,000 equivalent album units, according to MRC Data, while the original Fearless earned 6,000 units, down 19% from the prior chart week. Although the original Fearless was up 15% from the prior chart frame in pure album sales, with fewer than 1000 copies sold, its total of 7.71 million on-demand […]

Evanescence’s Amy Lee On Women In Rock & Artistic Freedom

When Evanescence released their mega-selling debut album Fallen in 2003, it thrust vocalist/pianist Amy Lee under the brightest of spotlights. One of the criminally few female voices given mainstream attention amidst the nu-metal explosion, Lee became a symbol of hope and inspiration for many aspiring rockers. Selling over 17 million units, Fallen was home to modern radio rock staples ‘Bring […]

McFly’s Harry Judd Tests Positive For COVID-19

Judd’s wife had more to say on the subject. “What a way to start to the week, the panic that surged through me to receive this early this morning was horrid,” she writes on Instagram.” Harry, she says, experienced “body aches and our coughs became more persistent.” The pair got tested at an official testing site and positive results came […]