Dua Lipa

Primavera LA Is Announced For September 2022!

By Alyson Camus | June 30, 2021

Primavera LA would be a good successor to the FYF Fest

Songwriters Wrote An Open Letter Asking For More Fairness

By Alyson Camus | April 2, 2021

‘The most successful songwriters in the world can’t pay their rent’

Before Watching Sunday’s Ceremony, Remember: The Grammys Are Rigged

By Alyson Camus | March 13, 2021

‘Unless you shake hands and send gifts’

The 63rd Grammy Awards Ceremony Will Include Some Live Performances, On A Real Stage

By Alyson Camus | March 9, 2021

The ceremony will also pay tribute to independent music venues

UK Top 10 Singles 11-27-20 – 12-3-20

By Iman Lababedi | November 28, 2020

no way will she be there for Christmas Day

The 2021 Grammys Nominations Are Here, And It’s A Huge Year For Women

By Alyson Camus | November 24, 2020

Fiona should have been nominated for Album of the Year

UK Top 10 Singles 11-20-20 – 11-26-20

By Iman Lababedi | November 21, 2020

fourth week for Ariana

UK Top 10 Singles 11-13-20 – 11-19-20

By Iman Lababedi | November 14, 2020

was it just a month ago everything was hip hop, now it is all dance… 

The Other 1%, How Music Streaming Mirrors Our Very Unequal Society

By Alyson Camus | September 12, 2020

approximately 1% have received 90 percent of listeners’ plays

The Early Bird: Top Picks Of New Records 8-14-20 – 8-20-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 14, 2020

a disco dance party

UK Top Ten Albums 7-17-20 – 7-23-20

By Iman Lababedi | July 17, 2020

as good as just about anything he has ever released

UK Top Ten Albums 7-10-20 – 7-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | July 10, 2020

as exciting as his album cover

UK Top Ten Albums 7-3-20 – 7-9-20

By Iman Lababedi | July 4, 2020

I never thought much of Haim as the Bat Mitzvah blues band

UK Top Ten Albums 6-26-20 – 7-2-20

By Iman Lababedi | June 27, 2020

# 1 isn’t what #1 was

UK Top Ten Albums 6-19-20 – 6-25-20

By Iman Lababedi | June 19, 2020

Not bad, not Oasis

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of June 20th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | June 16, 2020

DaBaby was significantly bigger

UK Top Ten Albums 6-12-20 – 6-18-20

By Iman Lababedi | June 13, 2020

Gaga for two but counting

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of June 13th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | June 9, 2020

anemic

UK Top Ten Albums 6-5-20 – 6-11-20

By Iman Lababedi | June 5, 2020

more chart sales than the other nine entries COMBINED

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of June 6th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | June 2, 2020

she matched the zeitgeist by ignoring it and giving people something they can guiltlessly enjoy

UK Top Ten Albums 5-29-20 – 6-4-20

By Iman Lababedi | May 30, 2020

wilfully ambitious

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of May 30th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | May 27, 2020

it is hard to imagine how great a pop moment we are in

UK Top Ten Albums 5-22-20 – 5-28-20

By Iman Lababedi | May 23, 2020

after a year in the Top Ten, Lewis is back at # 1

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of May 23rd, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | May 19, 2020

will it survive past graduation?

UK Top Ten Albums 5-15-20 -5-21-20

By Iman Lababedi | May 16, 2020

another quiet week on the usually volatile album charts

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of May 16th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | May 12, 2020

surprised?

UK Top Ten Albums 5-8-20 -5-14-20

By Iman Lababedi | May 9, 2020

not because I agree with the Financial Times hit job

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of May 9th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | May 5, 2020

how seldom the lyrics are worthy of the attention lavished on the music… 

UK Top Ten Albums 5-1-20 -5-7-20

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2020

Dua Lipa back at # 1

Why I Find These Quarantine Live Streams Unbearable

By Alyson Camus | May 1, 2020

too much of this ‘in the comfort of your home’ thing

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of May 2nd, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2020

dig The Weeknd gif! 

UK Top Ten Albums 4-24-20 – 4-30-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 25, 2020

if it is good enough for Dropkick Murphys

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 25th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 21, 2020

an isolationist version of joining in the moment

UK Top Ten Albums 4-17-20 – 4-23-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 18, 2020

two weeks at the top is not yet enough to dub Dua a hit

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 18th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 14, 2020

Drake’s breathtaking 37th Top Ten single

UK Top Ten Albums 4-10-20 – 4-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 11, 2020

a mix of 70s stars greatest hits and modern pop stars 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 11th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | April 7, 2020

On the singles charts it’s like Covid-19 never happened… except for families coming together to dance on Tik Tok 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of April 4th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 31, 2020

watching middle aged sons dance to “Blinding Light” with their sons is nothing if not one of the great gifts of social distancing

The Early Bird: Top New Recordings 3-27-20 – 4-2-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 27, 2020

Dua Lipa has lead the way

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of March 28th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 24, 2020

they are searching out comfort songs

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of March 21st, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 17, 2020

Roddy Ricch is a reminder of how life used to…. 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of March 14th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 10, 2020

As for Roddy… don’t ask me how he remains at # 1 but I bet Lady Gaga nails the top slot next week… 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of March 7th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | March 3, 2020

I wouldn’t have thought “The Boxx” for one second… 

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of February 28th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | February 25, 2020

the entire year at # 1

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of February 22nd, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | February 19, 2020

the top four remain in place

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of February 15th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | February 11, 2020

the top four remain in place

US Top 10 Singles For The Week Of February 8th, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | February 4, 2020

the earworm hook on “The Box” missed me for weeks

Going Steady – New Singles 12-20-19 – 12-26-19 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 22, 2019

maybe the remix will do it

UK Top 10 Singles 12-20-19 – 12-26-19 aka Their Christmas Single Of The Year

By Iman Lababedi | December 20, 2019

it could be worse…

UK Top 10 Singles 12-13-19 – 12-19-19

By Iman Lababedi | December 13, 2019

11th week at # 1 is one for the record books…