Denmark-bred soul singer Marie Dahlstrom may not be a household name yet in the States, but she’s been serving up her own unique cocktail of alt-R&B since way back in 2011, when she released her first EP Feelings. That set earned her a whopping three (!) Scandinavian Soul Awards in 2013, and she's up for another this year.
Adele's '25' is a gift that keeps on giving to the music business, spreading wealth beyond her labels (XL and Columbia/Sony) and publisher (Universal) to retailers, performing rights organizations and, not least, the 16 songwriters and producers who collaborated with her on the album.
Raising the First Amendment flag, those behind the hit film Straight Outta Compton on Wednesday demanded that most of the claims in former N.W.A. manager Jerry Heller's lawsuit must be knocked straight outta court.