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Eminem has released the video for his empowering anthem, “Guts Over Fear” featuring Sia. The Syndrome-directed clip is very cinematic, as it shows a motivated boxer who deals with heavy adversities: a pregnant girlfriend, eviction, many past-due...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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“How To Be A Supergirl” is the headline ASOS magazine chose for their Taylor Swift issue and it’s pretty apt given the mounting sales tally of new LP 1989. The “Shake It Off” diva’s cover story deserves an equally dazzling pictorial and photographer...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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UK-based trio Years & Years have followed up their Real EP with brand new single “Desire,” a stomping, whomping house track that could just see them go from emergent dance act opening for Sam Smith on tour to bona fide hit-makers before long....
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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With her upcoming album The London Sessions, Mary J. Blige decided to escape her R&B-heavy comfort zone and try out a fresh sound. All of the songs that have been released so far seem very promising, and now the full LP is available for stream!...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Selena Gomez clearly doesn’t believe in resting on your laurels. After generating an avalanche of praise for her emotional performance of “The Heart Wants What It Wants” at Sunday night’s (November 23) American Music Awards, the 22-year-old would...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Hold on to your wigs, #RihannaNavy! Rihanna just pulled a fast (and highly unexpected) move on Instagram, choosing to switch out her usual sexy selfies for an actual song snippet! Yes, this is NOT a drill! The brief preview only lasts for a few seconds,...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Diplo, Skrillex and Kiesza throw a major, dance-filled party in their video for “Take You There.” The single, the first official track from the EDM producers as their music duo Jack Ü, was released back in August. Now, it is accompanied by a...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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You can either breathe easy or let out a great sigh of disappointment, because Jessie J and Ariana Grande are not teaming up to remake Brandy and Monica‘s R&B classic, “The Boy Is Mine.” Despite the fact that Darkchild seemingly confirmed the...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Bette Midler opened the library and read Ariana Grande like a book in a recent interview with The Telegraph. “It’s always surprising to see someone like Ariana Grande with that silly high voice, a very wholesome voice, slithering around on a couch…...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Rap legends Salt-N-Pepa haven’t troubled the Billboard Hot 100 since the late ’90s when they scored hit after hit with hip-hop/pop classics “Shoop”, “Let’s Talk About Sex” and their iconic En Vogue collaboration “Whatta Man”, but the...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Azealia Banks is giving away $10,000 for the best remix of “Chasing Time” as part of a new competition to promote debut LP Broke With Expensive Taste. The ’90s house-referencing floorfiller is already pretty hard to beat as far as club monsters...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Still feeling a tad creeped-out by Little Boots‘ thought-provoking “Taste It” video? A good remedy for that might be two new songs from the British singer’s upcoming Business Pleasure EP: “Pretty Tough” and “Heroine.” The former is a...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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K. Michelle can now add marketing genius to her resume. The sexy R&B diva is giving fans a signed, nude poster if you order Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart? (due December 9) from her website. She sits on a bed in the mostly black-and-white pic with only...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Gwen Stefani‘s music comeback continues to gain momentum with news that she recorded a new song called “Shine” for the Paddington soundtrack with frequent collaborator Pharrell. “What a wonderful opportunity, as a parent, to contribute to something...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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It’s that time of year! Time to break out your copy of Kelly Clarkson‘s Wrapped In Red, that is. Our original American Idol is giving us a little bit more to love this Christmas season with her brand new video for “Wrapped In Red,” the title...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Well, it was fun while it lasted! Prince has become a secret enigma once again, as he has deleted his Twitter and Facebook accounts. The musician also deleted the most recent videos uploaded to his Vevo, save for a brief interview,  “Breakfast Can...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Back when the reissues, rarities and new releases were first announced for Record Store Day’s upcoming Black Friday sale, our eyes zeroed in on a truly incredible find: The 20th anniversary edition of Aaliyah‘s Age Ain’t Nothing But A Number. (A...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Kiesza‘s debut LP Sound Of A Woman arrived stateside in October, but it finally gets a UK release next week (on December 1). Ahead of that, the flame-haired Canadian songbird is promoting her third European single, “No Enemiesz,” which she performed...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Jordin Sparks‘ relationship with Jason Derulo may be over, but that’s not stopping her from recording tunes about him. But don’t get it confused — this one is not a love song! Sparks remixes Drake‘s “How Bout Now,” and spills some truth...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Sia‘s lyric video for “Opportunity,” one of her many cuts off the Annie film soundtrack, has arrived today (November 25)! The visual stays true to the movie, showing lead actress Quvenzhané Wallis exploring the streets of New York City as...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Gwen Stefani is one busy mama: Not only is getting ready to spark the fire with Pharrell, but she’s also serving as a judge on The Voice and a full-time mommy to her three sons Kingston, Zuma and Apollo. The No Doubt legend stopped by The Ellen Show...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Well, we’ve officially been slaydgehammered. After teasing the visual for their newest Reflection tune last week, the fab fivesome known as Fifth Harmony have at long last premiered their “Sledgehammer” video this morning — and it’s a glam,...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Another promotional video from Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga‘s chart-topping Cheek To Cheek album has premiered, and this time it’s for the pair’s cover of Duke Ellington‘s 1931 jazz standard “It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)”....
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Gwen Stefani reverts back to her fun and zany ways in the teaser video for “Spark The Fire” — with a little help from her friend Pharrell, of course! The singer previewed the follow-up visual for “Baby Don’t Lie” yesterday (November 24)...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Bette Midler may be all about girl power (her It’s The Girls LP tributes female pop groups), but the entertainer is definitely not shy to tell it like it is! The legendary diva spilled some tea in a recent interview with UK’s The Telegraph,...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Today, David Guetta is a household name. Although the French producer had been making waves on the dance floor back in his homeland well over a decade ago in the early ’00′s, it was his 2009 collaborative record One Love — the one that spawned...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Isn’t Thanksgiving supposed to be the holiday du jour? Because it seems like it was replaced when Christmas came early Monday night. Instead of Meghan Trainor – who Carson Daly announced last week would be mentoring Team Gwen Stefani – Christina...
From: Idolitor | By: Caila Ball | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Did You Hear? :: Sad news die-hard Disney fans! Demi Lovato and Miley Cyrus have ended their BFF friendship. The singer revealed in a recent radio interview that she and the BANGERZ wild child can no longer relate to each other. “It’s life,...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Selena Gomez winds up her seven-year stint with Hollywood Records by releasing career-encompassing greatest hits compilation For You. It marks the end of an era, which has seen the 22-year-old evolve from baby-faced teen pop/rocker (whatever happened...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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It’s been a minute since we’ve heard from Paramore. After landing their very first top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 with infectious pop/rock anthem “Ain’t It Fun”, Hayley Williams and the boys hit the road for a tour. However, with Christmas...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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On December 13, 2013 Beyonce casually dropped her self-titled, visual album in the middle of the night and changed the way music was promoted forever. Cut to (almost) a year later and the term “doing a Beyonce” (ie. opting for a surprise release)...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Ella Henderson‘s “Ghost” is unstoppable. After reaching the top 10 in countries as diverse as Germany, South Africa and New Zealand, the Brit’s Ryan Tedder-penned debut single is about to cause some serious chart damage stateside. The Chapter...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Iggy Azalea‘s didn’t get a fair shake from critics when The New Classic was released in April. Which was odd given the near universal praise her mixtapes and EP received. That makes the release of Reclassified — a reissue with six new tracks —...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Monday, November 24, 2014
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It feels like every day, we’re treated to a new excerpt from the diary of K. Michelle. Today, the talented Love & Hip Hop starlet-turned-R&B siren has unveiled the fourth track from her forthcoming studio album Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart, following...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea closed the American Music Awards last night (November 23) with a jaw-dropping performance of Diplo-produced club-banger “Booty”. It was generally praised as one of the best moments of an otherwise lackluster night but...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Another American Music Awards has come and gone, and like with all of these shindigs, there are lessons to be learned and moments worth singling out. Did you sit through all three hours of this particular dog and pony act last night? Yes? Well, then...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Annie is heading to New York City…and we want you to join in on the fun. We’ve already been bopping to the Sia-helmed soundtrack for the highly anticipated 2014 adaptation of the beloved classic, starring Quvenzhané Wallis, Jamie Foxx and Cameron...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Drake is taking his music down under, as the rapper/singer has announced his first-ever 2015 headlining tour in Australia and New Zealand. To make it even more fun, he is bringing 2 Chainz along for the ride! The performances begin on February 23...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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The funk just won’t stop coming! After his show-stopping performance on Saturday Night Live over the weekend (during Bruno Mars worked it out to their hot collabo, “Uptown Funk”), music maestro Mark Ronson returns today with the official lyric...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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At last night’s American Music Awards, Lil Wayne debuted his new single “Start A Fire.” Not to be confused with “Spark The Fire,” the Christina Milian-assisted tune is the first cut off the rapper’s forthcoming Tha Carter V LP. The alleged...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Iggy Azalea‘s Reclassified reissue officially dropped today (November 24), and the rapstress is celebrating with the lyric video for her latest single — “Beg For It.” The taunting, MØ-assisted track finds Azalea talking her shit, and the...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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The 2014 American Music Awards, a.k.a. one of the biggest nights in music, aired yesterday (November 23) live from Los Angeles’ Nokia Theater! The three-hour telecast was jam-packed with major honors (like Taylor Swift winning the Dick Clark Award...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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It’s truly a great day to be a member of the BeyHive: King Beyoncé‘s highly anticipated repackage of her 2013 surprise release, BEYONCÉ: Platinum Edition, is now available to stream and purchase worldwide. The collection includes her newly released...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Stan & Deliver gives fans an opportunity to shake, cry and sing the praises of the albums they love from their faves. Adam Lambert is on top of the world. Right now, he’s out on the road, touring with legendary rock troupe Queen, dazzling crowds...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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No statues were handed over to Ariana Grande during last night’s American Music Awards, but she did spend quite a lot of time on stage performing both a medley of her Top 10 hits from this year and “Bang Bang,” her joint single with Jessie J and...
From: Idolitor | By: Robbie Daw | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Iggy Azalea previously gave fans a snippet of her collaboration with Ellie Goulding, and now the full version is here! Titled “Heavy Crown,” the Reclassified track boasts female power and kissing off all the haters (“Iggy Iggy ain’t never...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Did You Hear? :: Jordin Sparks spent her weekend on a mixtape called #ByeFelicia, as in Ice Cube’s best Friday line-turned-enduring meme. Her new music is out Tuesday. [Instagram] :: B.o.B. revealed that he will be featured on Jodeci‘s comeback album,...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Yes, we already knew this one was coming for a while, but now it’s really, really real: Katy Perry will officially be performing at the Super Bowl Halftime show in February 2015. And she’s already got tons of ideas! Last night, the Queen Of The KatyCats...
From: Idolitor | By: Bradley Stern | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Taylor Swift was presented with an incredible honor at last night’s American Music Awards! The “Blank Space” starlet won the first-ever Dick Clark Award for Excellence, presented by the legendary diva Diana Ross. During her speech, the singer...
From: Idolitor | By: Bianca Gracie | Monday, November 24, 2014
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When your breakthrough hit is called “Fancy”, there’s extra pressure to look it on the red carpet. Charli XCX certainly rose to the occasion at tonight’s (November 23) American Music Awards in Los Angeles. She followed the trend of wearing a...
From: Idolitor | By: Mike Wass | Monday, November 24, 2014
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