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Tate McRae hits the big time

May 14, 2018 5:52pm | Kayla Saenz

Tate McRae is a 14-year-old dancer, singer and actress from Calgary, Canada. She hopes to be on Broadway one day, and dance or sing professionally. Tate has her own youtube channel with 376,981 followers. About four months ago Tate started posting videos singing songs that […]

Luke Bryan creates his sixth hit album

April 29, 2018 3:56pm | Megan Wedhorn

Thomas Luther Luke Bryan, better known as Luke Bryan, is an American country music singer, songwriter, as well as one of the new judges on American Idol. Since releasing his first studio album back in 2007, Bryan has gone onto release many EPs, one compilation […]

Bazzi makes people his own

April 26, 2018 3:38pm | Iris Valles

No matter who is listening to his song artist Bazzi wants to let them know he is making them his. His song Mine will for sure make their brain think they are his.The artist that is now rising because of his catchy songs “Alone” and […]

God’s Plan? More like Drake’s plan

April 14, 2018 11:05am | Itzel Velazquez

With little warning, Drake dropped two new songs on January 19, 2018. They are part of Drake’s new project,“Scary Hours,” the second extended-play recorded by him, and it consists of songs “God’s Plan” and “Diplomatic Immunity.” The album is about his rise and success in […]

Cardi B and Bruno Mars Kick it Old School

April 5, 2018 8:21pm | Kaline Martinez

Bruno Mars releases a new version of his single Finesse. Bruno has chosen to add something special to his trank by collaborating with fellow chart-topper Cardi B for a remixed version of Finesse. Bruno directed the video and dedicated its inspiration to the show ‘In […]

Troye Sivan releases two new singles

March 27, 2018 9:18pm | Stefani Trejo

Two years after his hit album Blue Neighborhood, Troye Sivan has released two new singles My My My! and The Good Side. Both will be released in his upcoming album that is yet to be announced. My My My! has a hint of 80s influence […]

Justin Kilgore could be country music’s next big star

March 19, 2018 8:01pm | Megan Wedhorn

Recently, the small town of Buffalo, Texas, has made headlines due to former student, Justin Kilgore appearing on the first episode of this seasons NBC’s The Voice. For his audition, Kilgore performed the song “Tomorrow” by country singer Chris Young, which earned him a four […]

Bazzi jams out with 90’s vibe

March 15, 2018 12:38pm | Josalyn Taylor

Commonly known as Bazzi, Andrew Bazzi was the first artist to release a song on Vine “Featured Track.” He dropped his single ‘Bring Me Home’ in September 2015 and received millions of views and likes on his Vine profile. After dropping a few singles, Bazzi […]

Billie Eilish extends success

March 12, 2018 12:07pm | Kayla Saenz

California singer and dancer Billie Eilish is one of the youngest successful artists at the age of 15. She has already booked her first tour across North America. On her recent album Don’t Smile at Me, her most popular song, and my favorite, is “Watch.” […]

“Flicker” is a mixture of genres

February 22, 2018 7:42pm | Ashley Thunderhawk

Last month former One Direction band member Niall Horan dropped an album named Flicker. Horan was portrayed at the quiet band mate in One Direction and many were surprised when he announced that he was working on his own album last year. The album includes […]