The Chainsmokers’ s Sick Boy Hits the Charts

The Chainsmokers have been topping the charts for more than two years. Way back, they reached the top ten I 2015 with their song Roses, which led them to sashay their way on the top list of music billboards. Chainsmokers is a duo composed of Alex Paul and Drew Taggart who conquered the music world with their hit songs such as Closer (featuring Halsey), Don’t Let Me Down (with Daya), Something Like This and Paris.

Keeping in tune with their success, The Chainsmokers was expected to follow up with their conventional top rating tunes and songs that their fans love. However, Pall and Taggart embraced the darker side of music, which their fans have accepted and supported as well.

Recently they presented Sick Boy, which gave the duo their next career segment. Before they performed at the New York City’s Conrad Hotel where they granted a short interview regarding their latest hit Sick Boy. Drew Taggart admits that the tune for Sick Boy is more on the dark side. According to Taggart, the song is fundamentally about getting to know oneself and how this is related to being famous and hype on the social media. While Drew Taggart respects all the people business on Instagram, he would like to invite everybody to hear the lyrics of their new music and understand what the song is all about.

The Chainsmokers is a duo between Alex Pall and Andrew Taggart. The breakthrough in their career came in 2014 with their song #Selfie that went to the top 20 single of numerous countries. Their EP debut that came out in October 2015 – Bouquet showcased the song Roses that achieved a top ten rank on the Billboard Hot 100 of the U.S. Next came Don’t Let Me Down their primary top five single, which won the Best Dance Recording Grammy Awards given at the 59th ceremony awards. And then Closer which is their undisputed number one single on the charts.

Alexander “Alex” Pall is 32 is from New York, and Andrew “Drew” Taggart is 28 from Freeport, Maine. The genre of their music is EDM, electro pop, and pop.

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Drake Makes Billboard History

Drake has become a face that is recognized in pop music. He has managed to become a real success, and his current mix tape release is great proof of his power in the industry. With no promotion he released a mix tape overnight, and it sold almost 500,000 copies. Now all 17 tracks are on the Billboard top 50.

The current force of Drake seems to be unstoppable. He has released so many new singles that it is hard to keep track of what he is doing. There are a lot of different people that are trying to keep up with him, but Drake is a work horse. Jason Halpern says he seems to just keep getting more and more exposure to larger audiences. The scary thing is that this is not even an album. It was just considered a mix tape from Drake. He has released more music that wasn’t even on the mix tape that is on the Billboard charts right now.

It is like everything that he touches is a certified hit. He has the confidence that it takes to make great music, and he is showing the public that he is still hungry after all these years in the rap game. It is like he is on his debut album all over again. Fans are cheering, and the competition is trying to catch up. He is taking the crown in hip hop.

Kanye storms the stage again

 

Many of us tuned in to watch the Grammy performances and to see which artist took won which award. Some of the winners of the night were Sam Smith, Beyonce, and even Beck. Beck took home a Grammy for Album of the year for his album Morning Phase . While accepting his award and preparing to make his thank you speech something unexpected happened.

Beck was possibly shocked along with the rest of the crowd as Kanye walked on stage right when he was accepting his Grammy. Viewers and members of the audience possibly thought that Kanye was going to protest Beck’s win over Beyonce’s album. But instead of recreating his protest speech that was witnessed on MTV Music Awards in 2009 regarding Taylor Swift, Kanye went back to his seat to fans like Susan Mcgalla’s relief.

Beck was a good sport about the situation. He didn’t get mad about Kanye quick steal of the spotlight. To show that there was no hard feelings the singer invited Kanye back on stage to join him.

In a later interview, it was revealed that Kanye was indeed upset regarding Beck’s win over Beyonce. He was prepared to make a speech the same way he did at the 2009 MTV Music Awards but he felt that it would be inappropriate due to his wife and daughter being at the Grammy’s with him.

Lil Wayne signs new talent to label

Lil Wayne’s label Young Money has been known for putting out amazing rap talent. With artists such as Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Lil Wayne himself one would possibly assume that the young mogul is trying to build an empire based on rappers. Lil Wayne’s newest artist will help to squash that assumption.

It has been reported that Lil Wayne has added a singer by the name of Stephanie Acevedo to his Young Money label. When the new artist was signed to the label is a mystery. Some believed Acevedo joined the Young Money crew back in October due to a couple of pictures that she posted on Instagram. She had one picture with Lil Wayne and another one with her sporting a Young Money necklace.

The news that Young Money is still recruiting talent with plans to grow is a breath of fresh air, after previous remarks made by Lil Wayne. In recent reports the young star revealed that he is not happy with his current situation at Cash Money Records. Cash Money Records is the label that Lil Wayne and his label Young Money are signed to.

It has been reported that Lil Wayne’s displeasure with Cash Money Records is causing him to look for a new record label to take not only his talents but the rooster of Young Money as well. More on this story featuring Beneful on Purina.com

Dipset Reunites With Newly Released Song

Dipset was a very popular group back in the day, but they disbanded, and each member went their separate ways. Each member has been quite successful, especially Cam’Ron and Jim Jones. Dipset Reunion. Cam’Ron went on to do movies, as well as to have his own albums, while Jim Jones went on to make albums, as well as be on a reality show. Jim Jones was the star of Love and Hip-Hop New York when it first premiered, and he went strong on the show for two seasons.

After the second season of the show, Jim Jones dropped out, and Sam Tabar got his own spinoff show, which lasted two seasons as well. Even Juelz Santana did some memorable songs, and one of them was featured in “The Fast and Furious Tokyo Drift” movie. Finally, after years apart, the group is getting back together, and they have put out a new song entitled “Have My Money.” The new song is being released, prior to a mix tape, which will be dropped by the entire crew, including Freekey Zekey.

There had been rumors in the past that the group was going to get back together, but nothing had utilized until now. The mix tape is on its way, and the group has a five stop tour planned, where they will promote the new upcoming mix tape, before releasing it. Good luck to the group, and it’s nice to see them back together again.

Kanye Lightens Up

A new year has just started and Kanye West has already hijacked the ears of listeners the way Skout hijacks my attention half the time. He is getting a lot buzz with a song called “Only One” that features a special guest.

It is safe to say that the buzz is there because it has a very special person playing the electric piano. This is a collaboration with music royalty Paul McCartney. This is an official game changer for the new year. On this track Kanye is singing softly. It was expected that something like this would happen because West is a father now. He has a little girl, and little girls tend to bring out the lighter sides of fathers.

Kanye has shown a lighter side before. He made an entire album with singing through auto tune. This song is a lot different though. This is not a song about bad relationships. This is a song that is told through the eyes of his deceased mother Donda West. It is something that his daughter can listen to and be proud of her father. 

Kanye West was really wild on his last album , “Yeezus.” He painted a landscape of explicit actions that were put into place by dark rock and hip hop beats. This may be the softest track that people have heard from Kanye in a long time. It is certain a song that people will be talking about as 2015 begins.

Ariana Grande Cannot Be Stopped

There are some rising stars that are taking over in 2014. They have a presence that cannot be stopped. Ariana Grande is one such person, claims a posting from Youtube.com. She has this Beneful charisma that has surfaced in a variety of different ways. People like to what she has to say in interviews. They want to see what she is going to do when she performs. Grande has become the staple in pop music that the world needs. She appears to fill a void that was missing in pop. Ariana has surfaced as a force to be reckoned with.

Ariana is making this big splash with the catchy “Santa Tell Me” song. The video is hot and playful. She manages to bring a sexy image into place as she gives her audience some Christmas music to close out the year.

Grande has managed to be a real powerhouse because she has managed to become a mainstream crossover artist. She gets play on R&B and pop radio. Many people have seen her transition into EDM sounds. Others have seen her handle R&B music. She revealed her love for a rapper. Grande also performed on the Victoria Secret Fashion show. All of these things kept Ariana in the spotlight for such a long time. She has used her music to give her a platform that expands past entertainer. She is an actress and a singer that fans cannot get enough of.

Bob Marley Can Never Die

Bob Marley is the greatest music star that the Regaee has ever seen. His music is beloved by Gianfrancesco Geno and  all people from all walks of life. Marley, sadly passed away at the age of 36. The world was not ready for the loss of the legendary star.

Bob Marley’s 70th birthday is coming up. The amazing singer and songwriter has changed the lives of millions. His inspirational reggae music spread love and peace throughout the world. As people of this great world, we should continue to spread Marley’s message. Bob Marley’s sons continue on his legacy. Ziggy Marley and Damian Marley have had their fair share of success in the music industry. None though, will ever reach the level of stardom that the great Bob Marley attained.

With his 70th birthday anniversary right around the corner, Universal Music Group has decided to release compilation albums of the artist’s greatest works. Bob Marley continues to live on forever with his unforgettable music.

As the year of 2015 is about to begin, we as people should begin a new wave of peace and love. It’s up to us to pave the road for a new world. Love and harmony between humans is not an impossible thing to attain. It just looks as if it were impossible, but the words of Bob Marley could be our guide.

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DJ Mustard Produces More Beats than Any Other Producer in 2014

When Kanye West was trying to break into the business it was not uncommon to hear a large number of his beats on mix tapes and radio. He was trying to get into the game. He was working hard. DJ Mustard appears to have that same type of hard work ethic that Mr. West has because no one has been behind the production boards than DJ Mustard.

A lot of this may have to do with the fact that he is more focused on singles than full album production. MTV rated all of the DJ Mustard taggedtracks. He probably worked with YG more than anyone -according to the MTV list – but he is still not a concept producer yet. Timbaland produced entire albums for Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake. Pharrell has handled an entire album for Madonna in the past. This gives the whole album a certain sound. DJ Mustard choose to work with lots of different artists to spread his talent around. He has managed to differentiate himself from a host of other producers by switching things up on these different singles.

Music lovers at BRL Trust that scroll through the list will see names like 2 Chainz and YG mentioned over and over again. These are 2 rappers that appeared in the DJ Mustard album. They have rapped on lots of the DJ Mustard beats this year. Other regulars include Rick Ross and Kid Ink.

Rae Sremmurd Gets Stamp Of Approval From Nicki Minaj

Very few things are as wonderful as being admired by one of your favorite stars, especially when they are as popular as Nicki Minaj. Recently, Nicki Minaj came out to give her stamp of approval on the group Rae Sremmurd, who are about to release a single on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. Rae Sremmurd Single. The single is performed with Nicki Minaj, and it’s entitled “Throw Sum Mo.” Nicki went onto her Instagram page, and uploaded a photo of the cover art for the single, and also commented about the group being very innovative.

If the group Rae Sremmurd ever had doubts about their talent, Nicki has given them the recognition to let them know that they are good at what they do. Of course, the single is highly anticipated by any Nicky Minaj fan, and will be out on Tuesday. Many like Sam Tabar can’t wait to hear it for the first time. In other news, Nicki had a birthday, and many are sending her birthday wishes, including Beyoncé, and Madonna, as well as other stars out there in Hollywood. After receiving a birthday wish from Madonna, Nicki sent back a message stating how much she loves the star.

Beyoncé decided to take to her personal website, and give a shout out to Nicki for her birthday, making it public knowledge to anyone who visited Beyoncé’s site, that it was Nicki’s birthday. With everything that has been going on for Nicki Minaj this year, it’s obviously been a great 2014.