Posts By Rahsheeda Ali

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A Man Of Many Talents: The Musical Stylings Of Fred Armisen

With comedic actor Fred Armisen taking on the role of bandleader for Seth Meyers’ Late Night show, many fans of the Portlandia star get to remember that he’s quite a pretty versatile musician. He actually played in various bands before ramping up his acting career, and as we can tell, the music has never really left him. In the video above, watch him show VH1 some vocal love with Portlandia co-star Carrie Brownstein.

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Gone But Not Forgotten: Which Artists Have The Most Popular Posthumous Albums?

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It always hits fans hard when they lose beloved music artists, especially when the deaths come unexpectedly. Fortunately, artists have troves of tunes fans can sift through to remind them of the hits they love. But when we all can rally around new releases after the artists have passed away, there are times when we tend to flock to those final bits of music.

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Second Time Around: What Are Our Favorite Album Sequels?

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With this past week’s announcement that Lil Wayne will (finally) be dropping Tha Carter V in 2014, we couldn’t help but replay some of the hits from the series’ first four albums to get ourselves amped. Then we started to think about other artists who’ve come out with sequels to seminal LPs. So who’s created a series of albums drawing on their previous stellar output?

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