Check out Sonny Mackenzi’s new music video for her track “New Crush”, a delightful pop love tune. The track was co-written with Hot Chelle Rae’s Nash Overstreet and MTV Scream’s Kiana Brown, and the accompanying video manages to perfectly meld Sonny’s charming smile and personality with her beautiful vocals. Speaking about her creative goals, Sonny ..
Kerli refuses to be put into a box – and her latest song and visual, “Diamond Hard” sees the ethereal bubblegoth goddess taking a dark but enlightening turn, exploring the yin and yang of the human soul. Speaking about the creation of the video, Kerli said, “Diamond Hard is an audiovisual story about true strength ..
Greer is back with two new dance worthy bops following the release of ‘Blow Your Mind‘. On ‘Love Me Less’, a laid back and breezy production couples nicely with Greer’s laid back attitude towards relationships as he sings to his romantic interest to, well, love him less. ‘Deal With The Devil’ brings a slightly more ..
5 Seconds of Summer have changed up their usual pop-punk sound for a more rocking and anthemic sound for the new Ghostbusters Soundtrack track “Girls Talk Boys”. The song is a breath of fresh from the band, mixing the best of the catchy lyrics from their eponymous debut and the anthem-punk sound they experimented with ..
Britney Spears debuted her new single, “Make Me…” tonight. The track features G-Eazy and is a refreshing glimpse of a Britney not hiding behind autotune, one that is passionate and soulful. “Make Me…” is uptempo, and will surely get lighters up and hands swaying when it’s added to Britney’s Vegas setlist. It’s nice to have ..
M.I.A. debuted a new single from her freshly announced upcoming album, AIM. The track “Go Off” features a simple music video – without any appearance by M.I.A. herself. “Go Off”, produced by Blaqstarr and Skrillex, feels more like an album track than a single leading up to AIM. Hype tracks like “Borders” and “Ola” were fresher and ..
The music industry’s brightest veterans and chart-topping newcomers have joined forces for the release of ‘Hands’, a song for Orlando and the 49 victims of the shooting at the Pulse Nightclub. The song was written by Semi Precious Weapons’ Justin Tranter and features vocals from Mary J Blige, Jason Derulo, Britney Spears, Tyler Glenn, Selena ..
Fergie has began her comeback with a music video featuring some of Hollywood’s most famous mothers. The video features Kim Kardashian, Ciara, Chrissy Tiegen among others. “M.I.L.F.$” is the first single from Fergie’s long awaited album, Double Dutchess, expected to be released later this year. Back in 2006, Fergie went solo from The Black Eyed Peas ..
Rihanna makes history with the first ever music video to debut in IMAX with “Sledgehammer” from the “Star Trek Beyond” Soundtrack. The out of this world video sees Rihanna rocking the Sia written ballad in a planetary world perfect for the Star Trek franchise. The true magic comes around the 2:30 mark, when night falls ..
The lovely and always positive Olivia took the time to chat with POParazzi about the creation of her debut EP, Weightless. In addition, today marks the arrival of her latest music video for the song “Outshine The Stars“. Get to know Olivia below as she opens up, talking about everything from her dream collaboration to her ..
Olivia premiered the music video for her newest single, “Outshine The Stars” from her Weightless EP today! On the song, Olivia’s production gets more brooding and wistful compared to her normal upbeat bubblegum pop, as she dedicates the song to the lost and broken. Her attitude remains ever positive, reminding listeners that they are perfect and “outshine the ..
In 2015, Joy Oladokun accomplished more than many musicians could hope to do in an entire decade. She self produced and released a debut EP, Cathedrals, and successfully raised $30,000 in a Kickstarter campaign to fund her first full-length album. This is quite an astonishing feat in a time when music is readily available for free ..
Cruel Youth have released their debut music video for “Mr. Watson”. Teddy Sinclair (formerly Natalia Kills) takes the lead on the track – she and her husband, Willy Moon, form Cruel Youth. Just like on her past work, Perfectionist and Trouble, Cruel Youth’s music lets listeners know that Sinclair is an artist with a story to tell — and although ..
It’s probably not too much of an exaggeration to say I feel like I’m the only person who managed to escape Taylor Swift’s domination of the music world. I first discovered her music with 2008’s Fearless, an album I thoroughly enjoyed, but by the time 2010’s Speak Now rolled around, I just didn’t click with her music. ..
Fifth Harmony have released a music video for the delightfully fun reggae tune “All In My Head (Flex)” from their album 7/27. The Stargate, Benny Blanco and Sir Nolan produced track features guest vocals from Fetty Wap. The clip for the video features everything you’d expect from a Fifth Harmony video – the girls are having ..
Kerli has a special treat for fans — a free download of her offering for the latest Tim Burton Alice in Wonderland movie. Speaking about the creation of the track on Instagram, Kerli said, “I actually wrote 3 songs for [the movie,] and we were this close to getting the official soundtrack […] but oh ..
Joy Oladokun gets heart wrenching on her newest track, “Poison”. “So you call this a dance, well I think it’s a boxing match, and you have the upper hand,” she sings on the song – the second single from her recently released debut album Carry. Speaking about the song’s message, Oladokun says “‘Poison’ is a song ..
Olivia’s debut EP, Weightless, is ready to take you for a stroll down memory lane — to her positive world full of first loves, perfect summer days, and uplifting music to get you through the inevitabilities of growing up and experiencing heartache. Olivia isn’t going to light up a dance floor, nor does she want to; she’s ..
Few male singers have the guts to release unabashed, fun, dance-worthy pop music. Why? Probably because a male in the pop landscape walks a tightrope of being taken seriously or being a caricature. There’s very few male artists that can make this type of music and have the result not be laughable; Simon Curtis being one ..
The U.K. is home to some of the best girl groups in history – the Spice Girls, Girls Aloud, Sugababes, to name a few – and in 2008, The Saturdays emerged with their debut Chasing Lights to take a shot at pop greatness. Since their formation, they’ve released four albums each with accompanying headlining tours. (They ..
Selena Gomez released a music video for the latest single, “Kill Em With Kindness” off her wonderful album Revival. “Kill ‘Em With Kindness” is a simple song that works as Selena’s mantra to use peace to overcome obstacles as Selena realizes that living her life and not letting anger get the best of her can be the ..
Kris Allen brought his Letting You In Tour to The Hamilton in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday night. Allen has worked nonstop since his American Idol win in 2009, and his extensive tour is no exception. Before taking to the stage at The Hamilton, Allen visited 94.7 Fresh FM and performed two songs while visiting Great Day, Washington ..
Up and coming artist r e l has released a new single, “Factory”. She describes her sound as Evoca-Pop, with the aim of her music making you think and feel. This sounds a bit shallow at a glance — shouldn’t all music make you think and feel? r e l’s “Factory” takes her desire to create ..
Fifth Harmony wanted their sophomore release to be more soulful and reflect their growth as women and artists. To achieve this, the five-piece girl group known for the wildly popular “Worth It” capitalize on the the formula that has so far brought them success. Their new record, 7/27, ends up feeling a bit too manufactured and inauthentic ..
Gwen Stefani’s latest music video from This Is What The Truth Feels Like, “Misery”, was released today. The song is the album’s opener, and finds Gwen lamenting over love lost and regretting still being attached to her ex. In the music video, Gwen is back to the height of her status as a fashionista; she looks divine in ..
With Kerli’s music and visuals both getting more imaginative and unrestrained with her latest independent project, tracks like “Feral Hearts” and “Blossom” are a wonderful introduction to Kerli’s world. In 2013, Kerli released her second extended play, Utopia, which was the follow up to her debut, Love Is Dead, in 2008. Utopia showcased a new side of Kerli; ..
Simon Curtis is a shining example that when you study pop music and are an avid fan of it, the knowledge you learn of the inner workings of pop will work to your advantage in creating top tier music. In 2010, Curtis released his debut, 8Bit Heart, for free. It was recorded, mixed and mastered in a ..