Kris Allen has come a long way since his American Idol win in 2009, and that’s saying something. His debut eponymous album has songs you’re likely to still hear in public – ‘Live Like We’re Dying’ and ‘Alright With Me’. His sophomore record, Thank You Camellia found Allen coming into his element, with true pieces ..
Hope Vista has teamed up with guitarist Brian Canfield and drummer Wolfgang Reiter to form VISTA, an anthemic alternative-rock trio. The group’s first single, ‘On The Brink’ offers much of the same polished grit found on Hope’s farewell EP, Prevail released last November. One thing’s for certain – Hope is determined to ‘prevail’, and Brian and ..
Teddy Sinclair (formerly Natalia Kills) is as talented as she is underrated. Throughout her many incarnations, from Verbz to Natalia Kills to Teddy Sinclair and Cruel Youth, she has shown a wide range of talents, both in her boundary pushing sound to her titillating and provocative visuals. She is an artist with a story to tell — ..
At long last, Kerli has released her lead single from her forthcoming independent album. The song is called ‘Feral Hearts’. The track is described as “inspired by Kerli’s year of ascetic solitude in the magical forests of Estonia. The release of “Feral Hearts” marks the beginning of a new chapter written under the Eastern European Moon while ..
Ariana Grande just premiered the music video for ‘Focus’, the lead single from her forthcoming album Moonlight. Ariana stuns in the vibrant and colorful video, complete with selfie taking and a starry black and white dance break. The song and video are both reminiscent of Ariana’s own ‘Problem‘ video featuring Iggy Azalea. Watch the video above! ..
Aussie rockers 5 Seconds of Summer are back on the New Broken Scene (/end horrible puns) with their latest studio album, Sounds Good Feels Good. From a Target exclusive edition with 19 tracks, to the regular Deluxe with 17, even the standard release has a hefty 14 tracks featuring the singles ‘She’s Kinda Hot’ and ‘Hey Everybody!’ ..
Justin Bieber’s latest song from his forthcoming Purpose album got a dance video release today. As to be expected, many are speculating the track is about Selena Gomez. Watch the dance video for ‘Sorry’ above. Justin’s new album Purpose is available for pre-order on iTunes here, and is set for a November 13th release. When pre-ordering the album, ..
5 Seconds of Summer have cooked up another fun and over the top music video for their latest single, ‘Hey Everybody!’ from Sounds Good Feels Good. What the video makes up for in typical 5SOS charm and likability, the song lacks in originality and memorability. The song samples Duran Duran’s ‘Hungry Like The Wolf’, but does ..
Justin Bieber’s highly anticipated new single, ‘What Do You Mean?’ arrived today with a lyric video (above.) The laid-back, chill beat paired with more mature lyrics offers up a new evolved sound for Justin. As Bieber takes more steps to have an adult look and sound, will you be listening and watching? Check out the ..
Lana Del Rey continued her string of low-key promotion for her upcoming album Honeymoon by releasing the album artwork, release date and a new track called ‘Terrence Loves You’. Listen to the new track – dubbed by Lana to be her favorite from the new record – and check out the album cover below. You can ..
His Dream of Lions have been hard at work on new music, and the band released a new music video for ‘Cradle’ today. Along with the new video came an announcement of a new EP on March 11th! Check out more of His Dream of Lions from our past Saturday Spotlight, follow them on Twitter and ..
Lana Del Rey has dropped the lead single from her upcoming Honeymoon album. Listen to the dreamy new track below. In an interview with Beats 1, Lana described her take on the track as a mix of the “Andrews Sisters and trap”. What do you think of the new song and the Honeymoon era? You can buy ‘High By ..
Second Alibi are a new pop duo consisting of Adam Mardel and Kody Goens. They recently sent us an advanced listen to their soon-to-be-released debut single ‘Ignite’ to review. Below is a snippet you can preview to hear a bit of the song for yourself. The great thing about the Internet age is that new ..
5 Seconds of Summer have shared the first single from their upcoming sophomore album. ‘She’s Kinda Hot’ takes 5SOS another step away from One Direction’s family-friendly pop boyband image and closer to their end goal of joining the ranks with their idols Blink-182 and Green Day. ‘She’s Kinda Hot’ is a rather safe, fan-girl frenzying ..
dumblonde – the new duo consisting of former Danity Kane members Aubrey O’Day and Shannon Bex has arrived after much anticipation. The duo released their self-titled debut LP (‘Dumblonde’) for pre-sale on iTunes at midnight on Friday, which instantly gives fans 5 gratitude tracks as a thank you for pre-ordering. To further the celebration of ..
Lana Del Rey treated fans to a surprise today by sharing the first single from her upcoming album – the titular track ‘Honeymoon.’ Like tracks from Ultraviolence, ‘Honeymoon’ is a more stripped back and haunting sound for Lana that feels authentic, despite being a departure from her debut Born to Die. ‘Honeymoon’ clocks in at nearly 6 ..
Alternative-pop beauty Ryn Weaver’s debut studio album, The Fool was released on June 16th on Mad Love and Interscope Records. The first single from the album, ‘OctaHate’, was released nearly a year ago (June 21, 2014.) Has the rest of the album been worth the wait? The Fool has an experimental tone to it, and ..
With so many great up-and-coming acts in music, the Internet has made it that much easier to find your new favorite band. In an effort to shed some light on these acts, POParazzi’s new Saturday Spotlight will showcase new artists that are putting in the work to break out and make it big. Up first ..
Hilary Duff is back in the pop game with her fifth studio album, Breathe In. Breathe Out., her latest in over eight years. The album features tracks written by some great artists, including Ed Sheeran (Tattoo), and Kerli (Confetti). ‘Sparks’ opens the album with an upbeat and carefree attitude that has become Hilary’s signature. Despite being a trendy style ..
Praise the pop music gods! Simon Curtis rang in the new year by releasing a collection of previously unreleased songs, demos, and remixes. Anyone who has heard Simon’s three wonderful albums, 8Bit Heart, RA, and WWW knows just how talented and underrated Simon’s music is; tracks from his first album (8Bit Heart) are still as catchy and wonderful today ..
Up-and-coming British singer Taylor Jones recently released a music video for his latest single ‘Emergency’. The track is rather catchy (although nothing groundbreaking), and Taylor’s voice sings the song effortlessly. The music video for ‘Emergency’ is cute; two voluptuous nurses cavort around for Taylor’s attention while other, more normal looking girls, reject him. Taylor seems unfazed ..
Marina and the Diamonds surprised fans on New Year’s Eve with an early release of the new ‘Froot of the Month’ – a track from her upcoming album, FROOT. Even better than just the song itself, Marina released a video alongside it! Fans that have pre-ordered the album will get a free download of ‘Immortal’ at midnight. ..
Fans of MTV’s Faking It or the wonderful film GBF (also starring Sasha Pieterse of Pretty Little Liars and featuring Megan Mullally) will know Michael Willett as a talented up-and-coming actor, but he surprisingly has a pretty amazing voice, too! Willett’s latest track, ‘Started Over’ is nothing short of pop goodness that would be right at home on MTV (or ..
Austin Mahone is amping up the sex appeal on ‘Waiting for this Love’, a track he recently wrote while in Miami and released today as a thank you to his fans for all their support. He sounds better than ever on the R&B influenced track; Austin manages to truly portray emotion through his voice, and ..
Nicki Minaj’s latest album, The Pinkprint, is out today. I must admit, before listening to the album and since it’s announcement, I hadn’t really been highly anticipating new music from Nicki. When she first came out with the incredibly good Pink Friday, her wild and crazy persona seemed to have a short shelf life. Thankfully, The Pinkprint shows ..
Few artists are as good to their fans as Marina and the Diamonds. As a part of the campaign leading up to her new album, FROOT, Marina is releasing a new track off the album each month to those that pre-order it as a ‘Froot of the Month’. Genius – she keeps fans’ appetites whet for the ..
RuPaul’s Drag Race superstars Willam, Courtney Act, and Alaska have released another campy tune right in time for the holidays aptly called ‘Dear Santa, Bring Me A Man.’ When you think of a drag queen Christmas tune, ‘Dear Santa, Bring Me A Man’ pretty much fits the bill in every single way. The three girls ..