The Smashing Pumpkins made an appearance on Big Morning Buzz Live to clear up why they think releasing a double album in today’s market is equivalent to “a bad Disney movie.” Get more info on the Pumpkins’ upcoming albums and watch them perform their single “Being Beige” live.
December YOK Artist Hozier was surrounded by angels at the 2014 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, which aired last night. But the dark-haired soulster was a true pro and held his composure. Hunched over the microphone with his wild hair let down, the singer serenaded the models with “Take Me To Church.” Clad in an all black ensemble hanging on his slim frame, Hozier played the “bad boy” while the angels strutted past him, throwing their hands up during the chorus and singing along where they knew the words.
Blue October may have sold out concerts all over the country but their journey to the top was not an easy one. Watch as the band talks about overcoming drugs, divorce and depression in order to try and rediscover their bond as a band while out on the road.
Jessie Ware announces additional tour dates, Rihanna teases new music, Al Green shuts down the Late Show stage and more on First Dibs.
Whether breakups to makeups or outliving your prime and needing a little extra cash – the circumstances surrounding reunion tours are as varied as they are unexpected. This year resurrected many beloved groups and showed promise for even more in the new year. Destiny’s Child reunion tour in 2015, anyone? Yes, please! From Outkast to the Backstreet Boys, here are our top 10 most unexpected reunion tours of 2014.
J. Cole drops 2014 Forest Hills Drive and a new music video, Charli XCX‘s Sucker can be streamed early, Katy Perry tops YouTube’s Most Watched Videos list and more on Last Lap.
The QUEEN is BACK!
Did you miss me? I can’t hear you! I said, DID YOU MISS ME BITCHES?!?! Just checking. I hope that your holiday season is filled with love and holidazzle. Just a couple weeks ago we celebrated something called, “Madonnagiving.” That’s where you all have thanks to me for being so….well, awesome and whatever. Anyway, just around the river bend is another holiday I like to call, “Madonnanukkah.” Never heard of it? You will soon enough! At any rate, get into my latest episode of “Madonna Dearest.” Can you believe we’re already at episode 6?!? Shut-up. Don’t answer that.
Remember to send me all your video questions via YouTube and Instagram with the hashtag, #MadonnaDearest. Why? Because I command you. You gotta have something to tell your shrink!
Ed Sheeran loves Ariana Grande‘s dirty sense of humor. The two pop stars were hanging out in between performances at this year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show when Grande, who is currently dating rapper Big Sean, decided to crack a joke about loving “big black balls”. Yes, that’s right– “big black balls”.
Since entering the limelight in 1991, the apocryphal year zero of “the grunge revolution” as he calls it, Billy Corgan has led The Smashing Pumpkins with unsentimental musical ambition. Never one to be lulled into complacency by past achievements, he has driven his band from one artistic challenge to another, from alternative guitar rock to electronica and back again, from concept records to concept album cycles. His latest full-length with the band, Monuments to an Elegy, comes out today and is part of a series of releases he calls Teargarden by Kaleidyscope. Inspired by Tarot cards and begun in 2008, the series also includes 2012′s Oceania album and will conclude next year with a planned experimental album, Day for Night, and an eventual box set issue of all related recordings. Read more…
What do Iggy Azalea, Pitbull, and Pharrell have in common? Well for starters, all three of them had really great years. Iggy won twice at the American Music Awards and has been nominated for four Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist. Mr. Worldwide released a new album, Globalization, and expressed his undying love for booties as a host at the 2014 AMAs. And as for Pharrell, where haven’t you seen him? The singer is everywhere and he’s “Happy” about it. But while these three artists have been making the rounds promoting various album releases and making appearances in shows or on magazine covers, all three of them went overkill. Who else made the list of the most overexposed artists of 2014? Keep reading to find out!