Mariah Carey to perform new holiday single on Christmas special

Mariah Carey will return to screens this holiday season for a new Christmas special. The 52-year-old superstar will build on the success of last year’s festive show “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special” with a new Apple TV+ program, “Mariah’s Christmas: The Magic Continues.” As part of the special, the “All I Want For Christmas Is […]

Date set for 2021 Billboard Music Awards

The Billboard Music Awards 2021 will air on May 23, 2021. The annual music ceremony has been given an official date after last year’s ceremony was postponed from April to October amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As per Billboard, details such as the nominations, performers and host are yet to be revealed. The 2020 event took […]

Singer Tayla Parx celebrates the holidays with festive new single (video)

Tayla Parx has been carefully laying footprints that lead to songwriting history. Over the last few years, she’s ensured that tracks by Ariana Grande, Janelle Monáe and Khalid were “Tayla Made” with a unique pop and R&B flair only she could provide. The Grammy-nominated artist recently updated her profile with the release of her album, […]

Lil Nas X, Khalid, Lizzo and Kanye among 2020 Billboard Music Award nominees

 Lil Nas X, Khalid and Post Malone are among the top nominated artists for this year’s Billboard Music Awards. Malone leads the nominations with 16. The 25-year-old singer has been shortlisted for 15 different awards, with two of his nods being in the Top Rap Song category, one for “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)” — […]

Alicia Keys drops new single, ‘Love Looks Better’ (video)

Alicia Keys has released her new single, “Love Looks Better.” The R&B legend has given fans another taste of her upcoming self-titled album, Alicia, which is about making the time to “be present for each other.” The introspective track was co-written and co-produced by OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder. In a statement, Keys said: “This song has […]

Alicia Keys teases new collaboration with Khalid dripped in ‘Black joy and love’

Alicia Keys has teased a collaboration with Khalid. The 39-year-old singer tagged the “Talk” hitmaker in a Twitter post, in which she shared a 15-second audio clip. She wrote in the post: “I think it’s time.” I think it’s time @thegreatkhalid — Alicia Keys (@aliciakeys) August 13, 2020 Khalid simply replied: “YUP.” The 15-second […]

Khalid thrills fans at Xcel Energy Center

Khalid Donnel Robinson, who performs as just “Khalid,” is a five-time Grammy-nominated artist who is selling out shows in every city on his tour. His stop at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota, on Tuesday, July 23, was a sold-out show. Fans showered him with an overwhelming round of applause when he hit […]

Khalid admits to having an ‘overwhelming’ disorder

Khalid suffers from social anxiety. The 20-year-old singer-songwriter opened up to his fans on Twitter about the “overwhelming” disorder and admitted it can affect him when he is meeting fans or before he goes on stage. Social anxiety disorder is a long-lasting and overwhelming fear of being judged, negatively evaluated or rejected in a social or performance situation. He […]

5 music artists who made their mark in 2017

2017 was a great year for music. Though we were blessed with classic albums from some of our favorites like Migos and DJ Khaled, we were also formally introduced to some hard-hitting newcomers. Though they’re new to the mainstream, they’re not new to this music game. 2017 proved for a lot of artists that hard […]

Jay-Z and hip-hop lead 2018 Grammy nominations

The 2018 Grammy nominations have finally been announced. This morning, the Recording Academy announced the nominees for all categories but the attention was on the reveal of the four highly coveted nominations: Best New Artist, Song of the Year, Record of the Year, and Album of the Year. Following the 2017 Grammys where Adele and […]

Four 2017 releases from up-and-coming artists that you need to check out

So far, 2017 has been a pretty good year for music. Big names have released big records, and there have also been some pretty cool surprises from artists we haven’t heard from in a while. Let’s not forget though, several up-and-coming artists have also released music that’s well made and worthy of hearing; here’s a list of four […]

Singer Khalid debuts confidently with ‘American Teen’

With summer of 2017 in full swing, there has been more than enough music released in the past couple of months to stack up summer music playlists. From constantly chart-topping artists like Future and Ed Sheeran, to surprise releases from artists like Big Boi and B.o.B., poolside celebrations are looking like they will be sufficiently […]