Ariana Grande is one “Dangerous Woman”

Ariana Grande’s new track let fans know her man makes her feel “dangerous,” and it’s a safe bet that her chart-topping status does too. The 22-year-old singer’s forthcoming album Dangerous Woman isn’t set for release until May 20, but her promotional tracks’ successes have already suggested her next installment will be another Billboard triumph. The … Continue reading Ariana Grande is one “Dangerous Woman”

Dolly Parton – Here She Comes Again

Here she comes again. Despite her signature sparkles and fervent vocals, Dolly Parton explained the Pure & Simple approach to her upcoming North American tour earlier this week. On Monday, March 7, Parton took to Twitter and her official website, teasing the release of her new double-disk record – a clear affirmation that age won’t … Continue reading Dolly Parton – Here She Comes Again

Demi Lovato’s “Stone Cold” Music Video Leaves us with Chills

Demi Lovato's power ballad "Stone Cold" and its frostbitten music video have left us all with goose bumps, and not just because of the video's arctic feel. The fifth track off the 23-year-old singer's fifth studio album Confident is arguably Lovato's most vocally impressive track to date. Featuring cinematic breaks in emotion-heavy lyrics, wedged between … Continue reading Demi Lovato’s “Stone Cold” Music Video Leaves us with Chills

Sia Captures Human Emotion in Her Newest Album This is Acting

Sia has accomplished an almost incomparable amount of variety in the past 20 years, and This Is Acting is no exception. After spending years in the background of the music industry, 40-year-old Australian sensation Sia Furler is finally enjoying some well-deserved respect as a global pop-superstar. Her 2014 album 1000 Forms of Fear turned the … Continue reading Sia Captures Human Emotion in Her Newest Album This is Acting

Rihanna Releases New Album Anti

After the release of the Drake collaboration “Work,” a sub-par, promotional track for Rihanna’s eighth studio album Anti, the fate of the singer’s latest installment was nothing short of questionable. The solo, lined with Jamaican Patois and sexual innuendos, utilizes constant repetition throughout the chorus, almost to the point of annoyance, with Rihanna singing, "[w]ork, … Continue reading Rihanna Releases New Album Anti

Delirium: Ellie Goulding’s pop-album experiment

Just as Delirium’s symphonic intro suggests, Ellie Goulding's third studio album will be a success for the synthpop singer, with unexpectedly unconventional beats and catchy choruses to match them. The 28-year-old London native, most commonly noted for her ingenious “1 part EDM, 1 part pop” recipes, set aside her EDM roots for this installment—embracing more … Continue reading Delirium: Ellie Goulding’s pop-album experiment

The Neighbourhood is reinvented in “Wiped Out!”

The Neighbourhood transitions into a new style with the release of their new album Wiped Out!. The band’s sophomore album drifts towards R&B and shies away from their past. Normally working with Lana Del Rey’s producer Emile Haynie, her absence on the album changes up the landscape music’s landscape. This time, they recorded with I … Continue reading The Neighbourhood is reinvented in “Wiped Out!”

Selena Gomez’s “Revival”

On Friday October 9th, Selena Gomez released her new album, Revival, with a new sound to showcase.  No longer tied to her younger pop or Disney roots, Revival shows Gomez’s more mature image and the artist that she wants to be known as today.  Gomez takes writing credit on almost every song, giving her songs … Continue reading Selena Gomez’s “Revival”

City and Colour’s new album is a welcome change

City and Colour has always been known for their acoustic style of indie rock, but Dallas Green has changed it up in his new album If I Should Go Before You.  The album still has a presence of acoustics, but Green brings himself into a new territory by adding this element to his music. The … Continue reading City and Colour’s new album is a welcome change