For years, the only way to stream the bulk of Aaliyah's music online was unofficial, as most of the late R&B visionary's albums had been largely absent from streaming giants. That's all changing very soon. Spotify reported Thursday (August 5) that Aaliyah's catalog is hitting the platform starting on August 20 with her 1996 album One in a Million. Other releases will follow chron..

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Looks like Swifties have been able to crack the code from the vault. Well, some of it, anyway. On Thursday (August 5), Taylor Swift cheekily posted a new teaser for her Red re-recording that included a red video of a vault revealing a number of words that need to be unscrambled. She usually be having fun with giving her fans a puzzle, just being “casually cruel in the name of being..

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Billie Eilish is Disney’s new princess! Well, for a second, at least. A new teaser trailer dropped Wednesday (August 4) for Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles, a live concert special promoting songs from her newest album that is set to premiere on Disney+ on September 3. The 30-second trailer introduces the hit single “Happier Than Ever” playing in background beca..

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As Tony Bennett celebrates his 95th birthday today and prepares to kick off his and Lady Gaga’s two-night “One Last Time” performances this evening, the pair reported Tuesday (August 3) that their new, second duet album, Love for Sale, will drop October 1. The “Rain on Me” singer took to Instagram to post animated visuals of the album cover. The jazz legend holds a sketchbo..

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By Larisha Paul At a certain point, Billie Eilish made a decision about how she wanted to display herself to the world. Since her first release at age 14, she’s been candid about her decision to wear baggy, oversized clothing so as to not be oversexualized to the point of her body detracting from her talent. She was commended for making such a mature decision at such a young age; t..

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A bright new day for The Weeknd has dawned. On Sunday (August 1), the singer, whose given name is Abel Tesfaye, tweeted, “Fuck it… IT Begins TONIGHT,” and then proceeded to tease a nearly two-minute trailer for his new track, the title of which has nevertheless to be announced. The video starts with the camera panning over an ocean horizon towards a blazing red-orange sky as ..

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By Joshua M. Miller Yola Carter is done going by way of the motions. With the release of her sophomore album Stand for Myself, the British-born singer-songwriter who performs spirited roots soul music as Yola makes it clear she’s comfortable in her own skin. Produced by The Black Keys’s Dan Auerbach, the confessional album reads in part like a mission statement of her journey the..

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By Yasmine Shemesh A couple years prior, soon after a cozy movie night at house, the former teen pop singer Myra’s daughter grabbed her mother’s hands. They had just finished watching The Princess Diaries, which ends with Myra’s glittering 2001 single, “Miracles Happen any time You Believe),” playing in a ballroom as protagonist Amelia Mignonette Thermopolis Renaldi spins a..

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Lana Del Rey is featured on Jack Antonoff’s new Bleachers song “Secret Life,” which was released Wednesday (July 28). The song is fifth track on Bleachers’s upcoming album, Take the Sadness Out of Saturday Night, which will be released on July 30. On this pensive guitar ballad, Antonoff sings  that he wants to have “a secret life where they can get bored out of their minds..

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Caroline Polachek premiered the music video of her latest single “Bunny Is a Rider,” which is accessible to watch on Facebook. The music video, co-directed with frequent collaborator Matt Copson, is set in a dimly lit labyrinth of boxes, with Caroline starting the song with her whistling. We visualize her bust into groovy moves and lead the camera towards different sections of ma..

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Camila Cabello dropped her new single and music video “Don’t Go Yet” on Friday (July 23) with an announcement of a new album. The video starts with Cabello driving a vintage convertible. The footage changes into a stop-motion scene of the vehicle continuing along a dirt road accompanied by green hills and palm trees to a grand coral pink home. Upon ringing the doorbell, Camila ..

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Lorde has sunk into very deep thoughts right now. On Tuesday (July 21), the New Zealand singer dropped “Stoned at the Nail Salon,” the second although very self-reflective single for her upcoming album Solar Power. Unlike her previous single’s bright disposition, “Stoned at the Nail Salon” has a more mellow atmosphere, musing about the concept of how people grow and evolv..

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