Joss Stone

Joss Stone Falls Flat With Reggae Experiment ‘Water for Your Soul’: Album Review

For more than a decade, Joss Stone has been a serial genre-hopper. Switching from R&B to blues, funk to rock, the 28-year-old Brit has powered six albums with soulful vocals beyond her years, ­attracting stars like Raphael Saadiq and Questlove to ­collaborate. Seventh LP Water for Your Soul is yet another pivot, into soul-splashed ­reggae indebted to Damien Marley, Stone's bandmate in all-star group SuperHeavy (along with Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and A.R. Rahman), who encouraged her to embrace the sound and assisted with ­production.
Fetty Wap

Hip-Hop Represents Hard In Hot 100's Top 10

Fetty Wap’s 80-spot jump to No. 7 on the Hot 100 with “My Way,” reported yesterday, increased the total number of rap songs in the chart’s top 10 to four, as the track joined Silento’s “Watch Me” (No. 3), Wiz Khalifa’s “See You Again,” featuring Charlie Puth, (No. 5) and fellow Fetty Wap tune “Trap Queen” (No. 6) in the upper rung.

Avicii & Deadmau5 Respond to Noel Gallagher's Criticism of EDM at Festivals

A typically cynical Noel Gallagher criticized Avicii and other festival-headlining DJs in a series of interviews surrounding Scotland's T In The Park festival earlier this month -- now the DJ, along with fellow Gallagher-shaded producer Deadmau5, are responding to the Oasis guitarist.

Rihanna Reportedly Wanted to Do Free Concert for Baltimore Protestors

Rihanna​ -- whose activism surrounding the #BlackLivesMatter movement has mostly been limited to social media -- apparently wanted to join the Baltimore protests in person and perform for fellow protestors, according to a series of police emails released to The Baltimore Sun.
Moon Taxi

Moon Taxi Premieres Slick, Hook-Heavy 'Year Zero' From New LP

What would a stop at Lollapalooza be without some new tunes to get down with? For Moon Taxi, still pretty fun -- they’ve got a pair of studio albums under their belt -- but this new single gives their fan base something to get excited over at Lolla and beyond.
Caitlyn Jenner from season one of E!''s "I Am Cait."

'I Am Cait' Premieres to Lower Ratings Than Expected

The long wait for I Am Cait ended on Sunday night with the premiere of E!'s latest reality series -- and while Caitlyn Jenner's first solo reality vehicle definitely popped, initial ratings might not be as high as many would have guessed.