Major Lazer, the group that brought you club hits like "Pon De Floor" and "Watch Out For This (Bumaye)," is ready to take their signature bashment-meets-EDM aesthetic from the dancehall onto the silver screen. Thanks to FXX's new Animation Domination lineup, Diplo, Jillionaire, and Walshy Fire are finally getting the chance to debut their own animated series, Major Lazer.
Kanye West is known for collaborating with artists across genre lines, tapping everyone from Elton John and Paul McCartney to producers like Jon Brion and Rick Rubin to work on his respective projects. When it came time to unite as a trio for Rihanna's "FourFiveSeconds" alongside Sir Paul, he enlisted another group to provide backing vocals on the folk-pop hit: Wilson Phillips.
Overall, Tidal has the starting framework of what could be an interesting and engaging artist led and backed company. With the product as-is, Spotify or Apple launching a lossless quality tier could make Tidal irrelevant-- but for one major thing: superstar exclusives.
With 5.3 million followers on Vine looping their six-second clips more than 14 million times a week, rap duo Jack & Jack have garnered a big enough fan base to make a serious impact on the Billboard charts. Composed of Jack Johnson (not the surfer-turned-folk rocker) and Jack Gilinsky (who sings the hooks), the Omaha duo has gained traction with “Like That,” which hit No. 36 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, and “Wild Life,” which peaked at No. 87 on the Hot 100.
"I can't think of a better place to do our first television ever," David Lee Roth told the thousands of fans gathered Monday night on Hollywood Boulevard for a Jimmy Kimmel Live set that was billed as the first TV performance since Roth rejoined the band in 2007. "Like they used to say on Ed Sullivan: If this goes well, we got a great career ahead of us, boys."
Twenty years after the passing of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, the people of Corpus Christi, Tex. -- the city that raised the Tejano entertainer alongside the Quintanilla family -- speak of her as if she's still alive today, but remember her as if she passed just yesterday.
After their successful collaboration in the hit single “Cuando Nos Volvamos a Encontrar” (When We Meet Again), superstars Marc Anthony and Carlos Vives will tour together in an outing they’ve called UNIDO2, a play on words meaning “United” part 2.
Hitting up a festival this summer? There's a good chance you'll be running into Australia's latest export, electronic/hip-hop duo Hermitude. The Sydney duo, Luke Dubber (aka Luke Dubs) and Angus Stuart (aka El Gusto), have collaborated since they were 16 and 11.
We know that Naughty Boy (real name: Shahid Khan) and Malik have worked together before, on material that was previously positioned for One Direction. We also know that 1D fans are not happy with Naughty Boy, who engaged in a Twitter standoff with the group’s Louis Tomlinson prior to Monday’s demo release. However, what else is known about the 30-year-old producer-songwriter currently shaping Malik’s first batch of solo music?