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The Biggest Breakout Artists Of 2014

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2014 was packed with brand new talent that took over the charts. Sam Smith‘s debut album In the Lonely Hour went platinum, Iggy Azalea‘s “Fancy” broke a record for longest hold at the number one spot for a female rapper, and Meghan Trainor made Beyonce a fan. The insane amount of success these new comers have experienced this year was seriously not normal but definitely well deserved. Check out our list of the year’s biggest breakout stars before 2015 comes rolling in with a new class of up-and-coming superstars.

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Big Morning Buzz Live’s Staff Picks Their Favorite Performances

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Big Morning Buzz Live’s music performances blew fans away this season. The show’s staff was also starstruck by the guests, and they’ve told us their favorite appearances from the recent cycle.

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The 12 Best A-List Cover Songs Of 2014

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Artists are just like us —when they really like a song, they aren’t shy about belting it out. But instead of merely singing in the shower, they actually perform it with instruments, lights, an audience and the whole bit! December You Oughta Know artist Hozieras well as fellow YOK alums Ed Sheeran and Lordeare just a few of the talented musicians who have covered other artists this year, and their renditions are still stuck in our head. Find out whose covers might have bested the original.

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