Billie Eilish had set herself up as an intriguing pop artist destined for success with early singles like “Ocean Eyes,” “You Should See Me in a Crown,” “Bury a Friend” and others, but “Bad Guy” took her over the edge. Co-written by Eilish and her frequent collaborator, brother and producer Finneas, “Bad Guy” continued to […]
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A television show is nothing without its theme song. It’s an important part of every series and should be instantly recognizable, immediately hooking audiences from the jump. Television theme songs of the 1970s reflected the decade’s grooving musical style with funked-up bass lines, bouncing rhythms, and arrangements just as over-the-top as the shows. [RELATED: 4 […]
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When you make love, do you look in the mirror? Who do you think of, does he look like me? Those were some loaded questions for a lover back in 1988. On “Love Bites,” Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott is singing to a lover who left him for another guy. The song continues to unravel some of […]
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Everyone loves a good old-fashioned revenge story and SZA delivers a stellar one with “Kill Bill.” The track has become an undisputed standout on her latest record, SOS. With TikTok users making it the latest track to get viral treatment, it peaked at No. 1 on Billboard’s Streaming Songs chart and remained there for three […]
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The blues might be the quintessential American musical genre. Born out of hope for the future and a recognition of the dark, at times, inhumane past, the genre has spawned big names, important music, and even more genres in its wake, including jazz, rock, and even rap. Today, one of the last links to the […]
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Founding member of The Beach Boys – alongside his brothers Brian and Dennis, their cousin Mike Love, and friend Al Jardine – Carl Wilson was more than the delicate harmonies and boyish antics with which the surf-rockers were often pigeonholed. Carl was equipped with a peaceful tenor that could turn on the soul and passion […]
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On Sunday night (Feb. 5), Bonnie Raitt took home Grammy Awards for Best Americana Performance and Best American Roots Song. There was one award she did not expect to win – Song of the Year for her 2022 hit, “Just Like That.” The track, the only one nominated in the category with a single songwriter, […]
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Greatness appreciates greatness. That’s the theme of the deep dive into the legendary singer/songwriter Tom Petty’s favorite songs when it comes to Elvis Presley. Two rock gods collide. However, Petty’s relationship with The King isn’t just one of distant fandom. When Petty was 10, his uncle worked on the set of Presley’s 1962 musical comedy […]
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Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Quavo, and Kacey Musgraves were among the artists to take part in tribute performances to the late Christine McVie, Takeoff, and Loretta Lynn at the 2023 Grammy Awards. Country star Musgraves opened the medley with a tribute to Lynn with a humble performance of her signature song, “Coal Miner’s Daughter.” Poised […]
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Despite being late to the show, Beyoncé will be taking home a bigger honor than any award of music’s biggest night. She just became the most awarded person in the history of the Grammys with 32 wins … so far. The 65th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, hosted Sunday night (Feb. 5), saw the megastar break […]
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