Vinyl & CD Sales Up, Digital Downloads Down In 2021

Vinyl & CD Sales Up, Digital Downloads Down In 2021

Vinyl & CD Sales Up, Digital Downloads Down In 2021 The latest trends in music sales?  Vinyl and CDs are up, while digital downloads are trending down. According to the RIAA’s year-end report, Vinyl officially became a billion-dollar industry in 2021, topping $1.037 billion in revenues.   CDs also had a strong year, up $100 million…

Unreleased Ed Sheeran Song Accidentally Played

Unreleased Ed Sheeran Song Accidentally Played

Unreleased Ed Sheeran Song Accidentally Played During Copyright Hearing Ed Sheeran is currently in the High Court defending his song, “Shape of You,” from Sami Chokri and Ross O’Donoghue, who claim the song infringes on the copyright of their 2015 song, “Oh Why.” During court proceedings, a snippet of an unreleased song by Sheeran played…

Rihanna’s Perfect Response to Being Told She was Late

Rihanna’s Perfect Response to Being Told She was Late

Like always, Rihanna had the perfect response to a hater.  After she showed up to a Dior show late, one lady decided to remind her of it.  After the woman repeatedly said out loud, “You’re late, you’re late,” Riri responded.  She turned to the woman and said, “no s—t.” This clip of the incident is…

Adele Surprises Fans With Video Call

Adele Surprises Fans With Video Call

Adele Surprises Fans With Video Call After Postponing Concerts Adele was devastated when she announced she would have to postpone her Las Vegas residency.  But she made it up to some fans by surprising them with a video call.  After one fan vented on Tiktok, her team reached out, and she called him.  He said,…

Lil Nas X Talks Next Album

Lil Nas X Talks Next Album

Lil Nas X gave fans a taste of the focus for his next album. Last year Lil Nas X stepped on the scene and had a record-breaking debut with Old Town Road and for his next album X says he’ll explore his queer identity. “I 100% want to represent the LGBT community,” Nas X said…

Twenty One Pilots Sell Hoodie To Raise Funds

Twenty One Pilots Sell Hoodie To Raise Funds

It’s not just the bands themselves who are impacted by the shutdown of all tours and festivals. The people they employ are taking a financial hit as well. In an effort to raise money for their roadies, twenty one pilots will sell a custom, tie-dyed hoodie featuring a photograph of the duo along with their touring…

Lizzo Tackles Self-Hatred On Insta

Lizzo Tackles Self-Hatred On Insta

Lizzo encouraged people to be positive about themselves. She posted an Instagram video showing off in some lingerie. Lizzo captioned the video saying, “It’s been a long ass day. Focus on a body part u don’t like about yourself and show it some love today.” She continued, “This quarantine has a lot of people suffering…

JEREMY RENNER THE SINGER

JEREMY RENNER THE SINGER

Jeremy Renner has an album coming (who knew?) and debuted some of his work at Life Is Beautiful this past weekend:   View this post on Instagram Much love on the freemont stage @lifeisbeautiful thx for the shared experience !! #hot #sweaty #loud #lifeisbeautiful2018 with @samfeldtmusic A post shared by Jeremy Renner (@renner4real) on Sep…

Taylor Swift returns to SNL

Taylor Swift returns to SNL

Saturday Night Live announcing their lineup for the month of November and that includes the one and only, Taylor Swift. Taylor is set to perform on Saturday, November 11th and this will be her first appearance since announcing her new album, Reputation (set to be released Nov. 10th). Fans are anxious to hear from Taylor…

Christina Aguilera pays tribute to Whitney Houston

Christina Aguilera pays tribute to Whitney Houston

ABC and Dick Clark Productions announced that Christina Aguilera will be performing at the American Music Awards on November 19th to pay tribute to Whitney Houston and celebrate 25 years since the romantic thriller, The Bodyguard. Christina says that her tribute will include songs from the movie soundtrack and that she is humbled to be a…