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Longest “Blinding Lights” Solo Song in Hot 100 History

Welcome to PopCrush’s Daily Break! Here’s a breakdown of today’s hottest pop culture and lifestyle stories as heard on PopCrush Nights, which aired across the country. Check out The Weeknd’s graphic achievement, Tinder’s latest feature below, and more. “Blinding Lights” Now Longest Solo Song in “Billboard” Hot 100 History The …

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Sam Filiatreau: Sam Filiatreau | Album review

Louisville, Kentucky, singer-songwriter Sam Filiatreau looks like a typical middle-class white heterosexual young man looking for love and meaning in a big, clumsy old world. He doesn’t want to set the world on fire. Songs from his self-titled debut acoustic album modestly suggest that Filiatreau understands that life is bigger …

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Brett Young gets creative on sad songs from new album

Brett Young hopes you will want to listen to his new album, Weekends are a little different these days, from start to finish – but if there’s one song some fans might understandably ignore, he says it’s “You Didn’t”. This is the eighth and final track in the project, and …

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Martha Skye Murphy, Free Throw, Darkside and more

So many artists, so little time. Each week we review a handful of new albums (of all genres), collect even more new music we would call “indie” and talk about what metal comes out. We post music news, song premieres and more all day long. In these non-concert times, that …

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David Lee Roth releases solo song ‘Giddy-Up’ from his web comic

Van Halen legend David Lee Roth has released a new country-accented solo song called “Giddy-Up”, which follows last year’s “Somewhere Over the Rainbow Bar and Grill”. The two tracks, in addition to “Alligator Pants”, “Lo-Rez Sunset” and “Manda Bala”, first appeared in The Roth project, the singer’s previously published 17-page …

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To watch: Mysia | Pop and rock

There is something indelible rich on the voice of Mysia, 25 years old from south London. Since the emergence of the singer-songwriter in 2019 with her superb piece Rocking chair, she has always published songs in which this striking voice took center stage on atmospheric mixtures of everything from soaring …

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Juanes returns to his musical roots for ‘Origen’

NEW YORK – After experimenting with different types of music, Juanes returns to his roots with “Origen”, a cover album in which he pays homage to the most influential artists of his life and career, from Joe Arroyo and Bruce Springsteen to Bob Marley and Juan Luis Guerra. Through 12 …

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“I am fascinated by the way the songs come to me”

Adrian Crowley remembers Saturday morning when the song “Northbound Stowaway” hit. “I was just sitting there playing those two chords, and the title was there in my mind for a while, and I was wondering what it was and it was right there,” he recalls. “And then the first three …

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[Today’s K-pop] RM from BTS writes song for TXT

(Credit: Big Hit Music) BTS’s RM was involved in writing the lyrics for Tomorrow X Together, according to the tracklist shared by Bit Hit Music on Tuesday. TXT, also under Big Hit Music, will be releasing their second studio album “The Chaos Chapter: Freeze” and the artist co-wrote the words …

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10 Cool New Pop Songs: Japanese Breakfast, Rauw Alejandro

‘Savage Good Boy’, the first track from Japanese Breakfast’s third album, has an optimistic rebound Jubilee; Like new pornographers when they want to be optimistic, this bright slice of indie-pop boasts a cheerful, hard-earned attitude that’s contagious. Billie Marten, “Human Replacement” Billie Marten excels in gorgeous indie folk, but as …

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Cowboy Jack Clement Biopic in the works

Cowboy Jack Clement is heading for the big screen. A biographical feature film on the singer, songwriter and producer is on the way, with an added bonus: 25 unreleased songs. The Nashville-based Visionary Media Group – which has previously produced TV shows and documentaries, and even has a partnership with …

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Celebrities with a new selection of Royal Mint coins

The British Royal Mint has unveiled a new collection of coins in honor of Who’s long career. The pieces are printed with various Who-inspired images, such as a mod logo, Union Jack flag, and Rickenbacker guitar (the Pete Townshend genre has a knack for breaking). The Who are now the …

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5 songs to listen to this week: May 24, 2021

With so much attention from the country focused on Tragically Hip’s surprise new album, let’s not forget that there are plenty of other new tracks floating around out there. 1. GRAE, SpinningSingle (independent)Recommended if you like: A song for Father’s Day This 80s-tinged track (do you think she’s a Cure …

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The Weeknd, Pop Smoke, Bad Bunny and BTS Lead

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – MAY 23: The Weeknd, winner of the Best Artist Award, Best Male Artist Award, … [+] Top Hot 100 Artist Award, Top Radio Songs Artist Award, Top R&B Artist Award, Top R&B Album Award, Top Billboard 200 Album Award, Top Hot 100 Song Presented by Rockstar …

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