In this week's reader mailbag, yet more odd coincidences connecting Mary Lambert and Madonna; a look at the longest-leading No. 1s ever on Billboard song charts; and hit songs with odd time signatures.
In a new exclusive behind-the-scenes video, Lorde explains her role building the 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' soundtrack, which goes far beyond her own song songs "Yellow Flicker Beat" and "This Is Not a Game."
Annie Lennox, former member of the Eurythmics, has been doing lots of interviews in order to promote her new album, Nostalgia. Lately, those conversations have often returned to a different topic: Beyonce.
Live Nation and Nederlander/AEG engage in a ht stake is a multimillion ten-year contract with two five year options to manage the 5,900-seat outdoor amphitheater built in 1929, which has hosted shows by everyone from Frank Sinatra to Aretha Franklin to Lorde and Sam Smith.
El-P was born in Brooklyn and has more or less resided in New York City ever since. Even when he’s rapping about drones over his hometown, it seems he’s been content to take the good with the bad and stick around. But it looks like Taylor Swift’s latest "1989" offering is enough to make him reconsider.