News archive - 2013, week 1

Most popular songs of 2012 (overview)

The year 2012 was a great year for DirectLyrics. In October, on the release day of Taylor Swift's new album DirectLyrics saw over 1 million page views in a single day. To bring honors to 2012 we've created an overview of the top songs of 2012 according to our lyrics page view counter.…

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M.I.A Plays Hectic-Yet-Epic Concert In Sydney

M.I.A Plays Hectic-Yet-Epic Concert In Sydney

The ever wild and unpredictable M.I.A - amid doing summer festivals left and right in Australia this past week - found out time to play a more intimate show for her most hardcore fans at Sydney's Enmore Theatre on January 4, 2013 - Check out photos of the gig above, and watch videos below! Wearing…

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New Music: SkyBlu - 'Pop Bottles'

So LMFAO broke up so they could make individual songs about the same thing!? Because after RedFoo released his own single "Bring Out The Bottles" practically at the end of 2012, it's now SkyBlu who's making it on his own with this same-topic (drinking) song entitled "Pop Bottles"...Listen above!…

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New Music: Hurts - 'Miracle'

English duo Hurts' sophomore album "Exile" won't be out 'till March 2013, but Theo and Adam are already giving fans this era's first single in the form of "Miracle", premiered today on BBC Radio 1...Listen above! I am feeling their new sound! 'Miracle' is very Coldplay-ish and actually kind of…

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Mariah & Nicki Cover 'The Hollywood Reporter'

After their leaked 'diva feud' video recorded during the Season 12 auditions, every photoshoot Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj do will be analyzed in detail...and here's another one, for 'The Hollywood Reporter'! Promoting the upcoming January 16 premiere of the new season of American Idol, the four…

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Mariah Carey Kicks Off 2013 Australian Tour 1

Mariah Carey Kicks Off 2013 Australian Tour

Pop diva Mariah Carey performed the first of the three scheduled concerts she's to do in Australia as part of a short beginning-of-2013 tour at the Jupiters Hotel & Casino on the Gold Coast in Queensland on January 1 before 4000 lucky fans - or 'lambs' as MiMi likes to call them - Check photos and…

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John Legend Croons at 'Haze Nightclub' 5

John Legend Croons at 'Haze Nightclub'

What an interesting artist choice for a 'New Year's Eve Weekend' performance at 'Haze Nightclub' in Las Vegas...Who needs LMFAO, Pitbull, Ke$ha or Flo Rida, when clearly what people (aka party-goers) want to hear on the dancefloor is John Legend's soulful music! Check out pics above, and video…

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