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OneRepublic Shares Snippet of New Song 'Love Runs Out'

April 10, 2014 07:20:19 GMT


A new song by OneRepublic is currently on the way. On Tuesday, April 8, the band fronted by hitmaker Ryan Tedder took to their SoundCloud page to post the preview of the track titled "Love Runs Out".

The track is going to be officially released on April 14. Lead singer Tedder, who also wrote and produced the song, recently revealed that "Love Runs Out" was originally intended to be the lead single off his band's current album "Native".

Joan Jett May Front Nirvana During Performance at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

April 10, 2014 06:11:32 GMT


Joan Jett may perform with Nirvana when the legendary band is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday, April 10. The speculation began after Foo Fighters, whose members include Dave Grohl, posted a photo of instruments on their Instagram earlier this week.

The image features Grohl's drumkit, Krist Novoselic's bass, Pat Smear's strat and what has been identified as Jett's Melody Maker. If Jett's participation is true, it will quash the rumor that Kurt Cobain's close friend Michael Stipe will fill in for the late frontman.

Ed Sheeran Unveils 'X' Album Tracklist

April 10, 2014 04:33:37 GMT


Ed Sheeran took to Instagram on Wednesday, April 9 to unveil the full tracklist of his hihgly-anticipated new album, "X". The British redhead posted a picture featuring the list of 12 songs in his forthcoming record and captioned it, "Album track listing. Pre-order goes up on Friday."

The list includes songs titled "Sing" and "Tenerife". The former serves as the record's lead single. Produced by Grammy Award-winning hitmaker Pharrell Williams, the R&B-tinged track was released earlier this week.

Imagine Dragons, Lorde Dominate 2014 Billboard Music Award Nominations

April 10, 2014 03:34:33 GMT


The nominees of this year's Billboard Music Awards were announced on Wednesday, April 9. Rock band Imagine Dragons, who's been enjoying the success of their "Night Visions" album, leads the pack with 12 nods in categories including Top Artist, Top Duo/Group and Top Rock Artist.

The Las Vegas four-piece isn't the only act who scores 12 nominations. They're joined by New Zealand singer Lorde who's nominated for Top New Artist, Top Female Artist and Top Rock Artist awards among others.

'Frozen' Still Rules Billboard 200, 5 Seconds of Summer's EP Debuts at No. 2

April 10, 2014 02:03:36 GMT


The soundtrack of "Frozen (2013)" keeps its position steady at No. 1 on Billboard 200. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the compilation album has just claimed its ninth week atop the chart after selling another 149,000 copies.

The record, which was released back in November, has so far sold 1.9 million copies. Currently on course for its tenth week on the chart's top slot, it may tie "The Lion King" for the longest run at No. 1 by an animated film soundtrack. "The Lion King" soundtrack spent 10 non-consecutive weeks at No. 1 in 1994 and 1995.

Lil B Takes Over the Basketball Court in 'Gotta Make the NBA' Music Video

April 09, 2014 08:56:34 GMT


Lil B takes viewers to a basketball court in the music video for his new track, "Gotta Make the NBA". Arriving on Tuesday, April 8, the four-minute clip shows how serious the rapper is to become a basketball player.

It opens with a message telling fans that he must win 50 out of 100 games to get a chance to play for an official NBA team. The video then gives glimpses at the BasedGod taking over the basketball court and getting injured after failing to do a lay-up. He's also seen rapping the track while talking to a friend on the street.

Video: Carrie Underwood Debuts New Song 'Keep Us Safe' at ACM Salute the Troops Event

April 09, 2014 08:18:43 GMT


Carrie Underwood debuted a new song when she performed during "ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to The Troops" which was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Monday, April 7. Gracing the stage in a beautiful white dress, the country crooner gave fans the first listen to a track called "Keep Us Safe".

Featuring lyrics like "God, keep us safe on our way/ Keep our eyes on the heavens," the moving ballad was especially co-written by Underwood, Luke Laird, Hillary Lindsey and Shane McAnally for the Monday event.

Anne Hathaway and Jimmy Fallon Perform Broadway Version of Rap Songs

April 09, 2014 07:08:50 GMT


Anne Hathaway joined forces with Jimmy Fallon to transform some explosive rap tracks into smooth and jazzy songs. During the Tuesday night, April 8 episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon", the "Les Miserables" actress and the TV host performed the Broadway version of hits by Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent and Kendrick Lamar.

Hathaway, clad in a black jumpsuit, served as the lead vocalist while Fallon backed her and pretended to play the piano. For the first song, they sang Snoop's "Gin and Juice". They then followed it up with the cover of 50's "In Da Club (It's Your Birthday)".

Miley Cyrus and Justin Timberlake Will Play Finland Shows Despite U.S. Sanctions

April 09, 2014 06:28:20 GMT


U.S. sanction against Russia will not affect Miley Cyrus and Justin Timberlake's upcoming concert at Finland's Hartwall Arena. Reuters reports that the two stars, and several other U.S. acts, are still allowed to play shows at the Russians-owned venue.

"The sanctions will not have an impact on Hartwall Arena nor our business there," Nina Castren, the chief executive of Live Nation Finland said. This means that Cyrus' June show and Timberlake's sold-out gig scheduled for May will go ahead as planned.

Imagine Dragons Cancels Festival Date to Work on Sophomore Album

April 09, 2014 04:59:12 GMT


Imagine Dragons is no longer expected to play Spain's Bilbao BBK Live which will take place over the weekend of July 10 to July 12. The Las Vegas-based rock band has decided to cancel the upcoming gig so they can work on their second album.

They have apologized to fans in a statement issued earlier this week. "We are incredibly sorry to be canceling this show. We had an amazing time playing in Spain last year, and we were excited to be coming back to see you all once again. Unfortunately, it will have to wait just a little longer," they wrote.

Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez Debut 2014 World Cup Song 'We Are One'

April 09, 2014 04:12:40 GMT


Pitbull dropped "We Are One (Ole-Ola)", the official song for 2014 FIFA World Cup, on Tuesday, April 8. The upbeat and highly-danceable multilingual track also features guest vocals from Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian singer Claudia Leitte.

"One love, one life, one world/ One fight, whole world, one night, one place/ Brazil, everybody put your flags in the sky and do what you feel," Pitbull sings before telling everyone, "Put your flags up in the sky/ And wave them side to side/ Show the world where you're from/ Show the world we are one."

Alicia Keys Previews Video of 'It's on Again' From 'Amazing Spider-Man 2'

April 09, 2014 02:56:59 GMT


Alicia Keys is readying the music video for "It's on Again", a song that she recorded for the soundtrack of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2". Arriving on Tuesday, April 8, the cinematic trailer shows some shots of the R&B diva as well as her collaborators, rapper Kendrick Lamar, producer Pharrell Williams and composer Hans Zimmer.

At the end of the 45-second clip, Andrew Garfield's Spider-Man makes a brief appearance from the top of a building, striking his signature pose against the sky filled with dark clouds. There's still no word on when the full visuals will arrive.

Eminem and Rihanna Set to Bring 'The Monster' to MTV Movie Awards

April 09, 2014 02:08:03 GMT


Eminem and Rihanna have been added to the line-up of performers for the upcoming MTV Movie Awards. The Detroit rapper and the Bajan beauty are set to reunite for the live performance of their latest collaboration hit, "The Monster".

This will mark Em and RiRi's first time to sing the "MMLP2" track live. However, this won't be their first time to take the stage at the annual event. Eminem played a medley of "We Made You" and "Crack a Bottle" in 2009 while Rihanna teamed up with Jay-Z for their hit "Umbrella" in 2007.

Rascall Flatts' Vocalist Admits to Lip Syncing 'Rewind' During ACM Performance

April 08, 2014 08:57:08 GMT


Rascal Flatts' performance at the Academy of Country Music Awards disappointed fans. Some spectators quickly noticed that lead vocalist Gary LeVox wasn't really singing during the event which took place in Las Vegas on Sunday night, April 6.

Now, the country trio has publicly admitted that they did lip-sync their song "Rewind" at the awards show. They told TMZ that LeVox had played many shows before the ACMs and subsequently lost his voice last week.

Nicki Minaj Drops Lil Herb-Featured 'Chi-Raq'

April 08, 2014 08:23:17 GMT


Nicki Minaj has enlisted Chicago rapper Lil Herb for her new track called "Chi-Raq". The song, which was posted on the femcee's SoundCloud page on Monday, April 7, was co-produced by Boi-1da, Vinylz and Allen Ritter.

In it, Minaj makes references to several things including her recent controversy. "Malcolm X's daughter came at me/ Lookin ass ni**as ain't happy," she raps. She also hints that she may unveil a new song every week until her new album, "The Pink Print", comes out.
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