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Gunna Sneaks Past the Weeknd in a Photo Finish to Land at No. 1 on Album Chart

Things took an unpredictable turn at the top of the Billboard charts this week as Gunna’s new album unexpectedly slipped past the Weeknd’s, albeit in a photo finish…

Kanye West victim ID’d as autograph hound ‘just trying to live life’

The autograph seeker Kanye West slugged in a rage this week, is a veteran hunter of celebrity signatures, he has been getting famous people’s autographs for 25 years.

Read Universal Music Chief Lucian Grainge’s New Year’s Memo to Staff

In the face of the many challenges faced by the music industry and the world in 2021, Universal Music Group had a remarkably successful year, building on its…

Taylor Swift’s terrifying stalker history: from deadly love letters to break-ins

“They all professed love for a women they never spent a second with.” 

Morgan Wallen, Olivia Rodrigo and Older Songs Dominated U.S. Music in 2021: MRC Year-End Report

A record year for audio on-demand streams in the U.S. and a new milestone for vinyl sales are two of the top talking points in MRC Data’s 2021…

Grammy Awards Officially Postponed

As expected, the Grammy Awards have been postponed indefinitely due to coronavirus-related concerns, an Academy spokesperson has confirmed to Variety. No new date has been confirmed as of…

St. Vincent on Making Room for ‘Daddy’ and Taking Her ’70s-Inspired Sound on Tour in 2021

Current Grammy-nominated for best alternative album for “Daddy’s Home,” St. Vincent had a hella-holy good year in 2021, not just putting out her first new collection in four…

The Best Songs of 2021

It’s brutal out there, and that’s why, more than ever, we needed the consoling and prodding pleasures of popular music to help everything make sense in here. [Stage…

Billy Joel thinks Taylor Swift is the younger generation’s Beatles

The Piano Man’s hot take got Twitter’s blood boiling.

21 best viral moments of 2021

This year was a doozy. But were we not entertained?

From Adele to Tame Impala, the Best Vinyl to Gift This Year

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