News archive - 2015, week 28

DirectLyrics Interviews Melanie Martinez: Talks Debut Album “Cry Baby”, Signing To Atlantic Records & Wish To Duet With The Weeknd!

Who doesn’t know Melanie Martinez? She’s the NY-born picturesque, and quirky singer who stole our hearts with her Britney Spears “Toxic” acoustic cover during her blind audition on “The Voice” back in 2012’s season 3; where she managed to stay in until the Top 6. And just a year and a half later…

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New Music: Lil Wayne - 'Street Chains'

In case you haven’t heard by now, Lil Wayne has a partnership with Jay Z’s TIDAL streaming service. The New Orleans rapper made use of that earlier today with the premiere of a bonus cut from his recently released project ‘Free Weezy Album’. Titled 'Street Chains', the track is produced by…

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Trey Songz - "About You" [Music Video Premiere!]

R&B crooner Trey Songz has just premiered the music video for “About You” on YouTube. The song with the familiar chorus is the latest single from Trey’s “Trigga Reloaded”, the re-release of his sixth studio album “Trigga”. “Trigga” hit stores in July last year, and “Trigga Reloaded” arrived last…

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New Music: Drake - "Sweeterman" Remix [Stream Full Audio!]

And just like that Drake is en route to create yet another star in the music world sky. After helping The Weeknd and ILoveMakonnen crack radio and gain massive following, he is now lending a hand to fellow Canadian, newcomer rapper Ramriddlz. Ramriddlz premiered not long ago a single titled…

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Listen To Fifth Harmony’s “Dame Esta Noche”, The Spanish Version Of “Worth It” (Stream)

Oh dear god. Why? I know Epic Records is doing everything they can to make Fifth Harmony’s “Worth It” enter the Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 but shortcuts aren’t really necessary. Last night, July 10, the Spanish version of “Worth It” titled “Dame Esta Noche" (literally means “give me this…

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New Music: Leona Lewis - "Thunder" [Full Audio / Review]

The only confirmed release date for Leona Lewis’ upcoming fifth album “I Am” is so far the UK one, September 11th. However, that doesn’t mean the UK will be the only country where the album will be available. “I Am” is definitely going to be published in the US too. And six years after “Happy”, a…

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Taylor Swift & The Weeknd Perform “Can’t Feel My Face” Together at “1989 Tour” New Jersey Show (Video)

The new ‘it’ superstars of the music world joined forces last night, July 10, at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. I’m talking about Taylor Swift and The Weeknd. The country/pop singer took her “1989 World Tour” to NJ yesterday and performed yet another sold-out stadium show but this time before…

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Drake - "Energy" [Music Video Premiere!]

What just premiered tonight on Apple Music? Drake’s “Energy” music video! I didn’t see this coming at all. What a nice gift from everybody’s favorite Canadian rapper! Produced by Boi-1da, “Energy” can be found on Drake’s “If You're Reading This It's Too Late” album, which dropped on iTunes,…

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New Music: Majid Jordan & Drake - 'My Love'

Majid Jordan are back in action. After dropping a twenty minute mix via their Soundcloud page earlier in the week, the duo unleash a new single called 'My Love' featuring OVO partner Drake . The track was premiered by way of Apple's recently launched streaming service. 'My Love' is produced by 40,…

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Fifth Harmony Perform “Like Mariah”, “Worth It” And “Boss” on “The Today Show”: Watch

The fierce ladies of Fifth Harmony performed on The Today Show’s Summer Concert Series this Friday morning (July 10). They strutted all around Rockefeller Plaza singing “Worth It” until they reached the stage to more comfortably do their signature hair flips, and later showed off their skills with…

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Watch Harry Styles’ Embarrassing Fall At Tour Opener In San Diego, Begs Fans To Delete All Videos!

I swear this just made my day. You gotta see One Direction’s Harry Styles terrible fall during the opening concert of the band’s US leg of the “On The Road Again” tour in front of over 70.000 people at the Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego last night (July 9). It’s a must-watch and so addictive. I…

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New Music: Nico & Vinz - "That's How You Know" [Full Audio / Review]

Norwegian duo Nico & Vinz are getting a second album on Warner Bros. Music! Their last year-released international debut “Black Star Elephant” may have sold poorly (only reached no. 45 on the Billboard Top 200 – ouch) but the undisputable success of the single “Am I Wrong” surely must have been…

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Tamar Braxton - "If I Don't Have You" [Music Video Premiere!]

Just when we thought Tamar Braxton was going to morph her latest official single “If I Don’t Have You” into a ‘buzz’ single, she premieres the music video on VEVO (with a two-month delay but whatever!). The emotional R&B ballad will appear on Ms. Braxton’s upcoming fourth studio album titled…

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Watch Meghan Trainor's Rainy "Like I'm Gonna Lose You" Music Video Now!

Meghan Trainor watches the rain fall down on her windowpane in the music video for “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”. The Constellation Jones-directed visual for the latest single from Meghan’s debut album “Title” premiered on VEVO last night (July 9) minutes after it was shown on the Sony billboard…

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Alessia Cara Covers "Bad Blood" on BBC Radio 1, Taylor Swift Approves! (Watch)

Canada’s 18-year-old Alessia Cara, who right now is taking radio by storm on both sides of the Atlantic, stopped by Huw Stephens’ BBC Radio 1 show yesterday (July 8) to perform on the “piano sessions” section. The talented R&B singer sang a flawless, just-like-the-record acoustic version of her…

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Jess Glynne - "Don't Be So Hard On Yourself" [Music Video Premiere!]

New Queen of UK music Jess Glynne blessed us today (July 9th) with the music video premiere of her new single “Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself”. Who else thinks this empowering soul-pop song will become Jess’ fifth number one hit in the UK? For me, it’s so obvious. This girl is on a roll and ain’t…

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Confirmed: Black Eyed Peas’ New Manager Is Scooter Braun! Good Move?

Go Scooter Braun. Justin Bieber’s manager is now the manager of the Black Eyed Peas. Confirmation came yesterday, July 8th, when the band’s BEP logo appeared on the management section of Scooter’s official website. The hip-hop group will still be working with Instercope Records in terms of music…

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Future (Finally) Premieres "Real Sisters" Music Video: Watch Now!

Rapper Future keeps on promoting his “Beast Mode” mixtape, which he released online back in January, even though the release of his next studio album “Future Hendrix” should be around the corner. The new mixtape song Ciara’s ex is promoting is “Real Sisters”, produced by Zaytoven. Is this the song…

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The Delirium Is Real! Natalia Kills Thinks She Has A No. 1 Hit In The US! See Her LOL-Worthy Tweet!

Natalia Kills has lost it. The British singer who was fired from “The X Factor New Zealand” earlier this year for verbally abuse a contestant is delirious, no kidding. Check out below the reply she posted on Twitter to a fan question during a Q&A on the social network of the blue bird logo last…

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Panic! at the Disco - "Hallelujah" [Music Video Premiere!]

Panic! at the Disco premiered this morning (July 7th) the music video for “Hallelujah”, the lead single from the rock band’s forthcoming fifth studio album (the first since founding member Spencer Smith quit), which will hit stores later this year via DCD2/Fueled by Ramen. The rock song – don’t be…

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Listen To Example's New Electronic/Soul Single "Whisky Story" Now! (Music Video Added!!!)

I just live for Example’s music. The English producer, singer and rapper just can’t do it wrong. His albums may not be winning Grammys anytime soon (he is terribly underrated) but each song he has recorded proves the genius he is. With flawless hard-hitting EDM productions, and a singing-rapping…

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