Monthly Archives: November 2015

Coldplay Debuts Happy-Hour-Perfect ‘Hymn for the Weekend,’ Feat. Beyonce: Listen

Coldplay and Beyonce toast to good times on their new duet “Hymn for the Weekend,” which debuted in full Monday (Nov. 30) on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1…

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CAA Hires Three New Music Agents

CAA announced Monday (Nov. 30) that it is bolstering its music team by adding three new agents to its staff, with Adam Brill (Los Angeles), Ben…

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U.K. Government Launches Competition Review Into PRS for MusicĀ 

British government agency the Competitions and Market Authority (CMA) has launched a review into U.K. collection society PRS for Music. The…

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Willow Smith on New Album: ‘It’s Coming’

Willow Smith’s hair-whipping days may be behind her, but the 15-year-old daughter of Will and Jada Pinkett is almost ready to deliver her next…

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The English Beat Says First Album in Three Decades Should Drop in 2016

The three-decade wait for the English Beat’s fourth studio album — and first since 1982′s Special Beat Service — will end next year. The group…

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Lost Kings Talk Remix Success & ‘Bad’ EP on Spinnin’ Records: Exclusive

In a competitive field flooded with talent, Los Angeles act Lost Kings have pulled away from the pack with their infectious dance releases. Members…

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WeTransfer Lines Up New Curated Music Streaming Service — But How Will It Stand Out?

Last week, online file transfer service WeTransfer unveiled a new platform for streaming music, entering an increasingly crowded marketplace…

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Lupe Fiasco Disses Kid Cudi at Milwaukee Show, Later Says He’s ‘Done Wit it’

Lupe Fiasco is still sorting out his beef with Kid Cudi. After a heated Twitter exchange in January, the Chicago rapper took aim at Cudder …

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Sinead O’Connor Cuts Ties With Family Members After Suicide Scare: ‘You’re Dead to Me’

Sinead O’Connor’s public feud with her family continued Monday (Nov. 30) with a new Facebook status that finds the Irish singer-songwriter cutting…

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Da Brat Talks ‘Empire’ Role: ‘If I Had to Play a Crackhead, I Would’ve Done It’

Da Brat won’t be the next Empire Records signee, but the seasoned rapper will be making an appearance on Lee Daniels’ hit show Empire …

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