Ryan Tedder made more that $2.5 million writing songs last year but doesn't know it. Now, OneRepublic's lead singer, who claims to never check his money, is music's most prolific writer/producer as he churns out songs from Adele, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and soon, U2
March 17, 2014 10:40 AM EDT
As St. Patrick's day celebrations bloom all over the land and thoughts turn to all things Irish, now is the perfect time to fete the musicians from the Emerald Isle who have made the biggest impact on the Billboard Hot 100 chart over the decades.
Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden have announced a co-headlining tour for this summer that will take the '90s-era rock titans across North America. The 23-date trek will visit sheds in most major markets beginning July 19 in Las Vegas.
Instead of using South By to promote his most recent record (2013’s typically excellent “You Were Right”), Benson’s here instead as a label president; his imprint, Readymade Records, which he co-runs with his manager, Emily White showcased over the weekend, and – other than a brief sit-in with Readymade artist Leah Mason, he’s here overseeing, rather than rocking.