2017

  • Ed Sheeran best-selling Global Recording Artist of 2017

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    Ed Sheeran has been named the world’s best-selling recording artist of 2017 by IFPI, the global music-industry trade organization. Sheeran’s success was driven by his 3rd studio album “Divide” and its single 'Shape of You', best-selling single globally of 2017 certified as multi-Platinum in 32 markets.
  • Mariah Carey to receive PETA’s ‘Angel for Animals’ award

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    Mariah Carey will receive PETA's 'Angel for Animals' award 2017 as she produced, narrated, and provided the music for All I Want for Christmas Is You, a new animated film that follows the story of a young girl and the homeless hound who fulfills her Christmas wish.
  • Ed Sheeran is Spotify’s most streamed artist of 2017

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    Ed Sheeran is the most streamed artist of the year on Spotify, taking the title from the 2016 winner Drake. The British singer's tracks were streamed 6.3bn times, and he scored the most-streamed song and album of the year.
  • The 1975 have “something” to release before the end of 2017

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    The 1975‘s 2017 EP has been pushed back to 2018, but “something” is coming in the next weeks. It's not a song which anticipates the record, as their manager confirmed that no singles from the upcoming album will be released for the remainder of the year.
  • Kenny Rogers ready for retirement

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    At 79 years old, Kenny Rogers says he's ready to spend a little more time off the road. Rogers' final concert in Nashville will take place on October 25 at the Bridgestone Arena and will be joined by lots of guest artists including Dolly Parton, Linda Davis, Elle King, Lionel Richie and Idina Menzel.
  • 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards: here’s the winners list

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    Last night (Oct.10) we saw on TV the 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards, hosted by DJ Khaled. Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' took home the Album of the year honor, while Cardi B won the award for Single of the year ('Bodak Yellow') and Best new hip-hop artist.
  • Rita Ora to host MTV Europe Music Awards in London

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    Rita Ora will host the MTV Europe Music Awards in November. The event will take place at the SSE Arena in Wembley, so in London for the first time in 20 years. The awards were held in Rotterdam last year.
  • Michael Jackson ‘Scream’ collection out on September 29

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    On Monday MJ’s Twitter account posted a short video advertising a project called “Scream.” Now we know it's a new 13-track album which will be released September 29th. Fans are invited to Official Michael Jackson SCREAM Album Celebrations this fall.
  • Björk announces new single ‘The Gate’

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    Björk will release her new single "The Gate" on September 18th (digitally) and on September 22th (on single-sided 12'' vinyl). The song features the singer's new album, wich will be out very soon. “The Gate” is available to pre-order now.
  • The Cool Kids, tracklist & artwork for new album revealed

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    After their split, The Cool Kids are back together and they're dropping 'Special Grandmaster Deluxe' on September 15. This is their first album since 'When Fish Ride Bicycles' released in 2011. The duo shared tracklist and artwork.