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November 21, 2021
38 Facts About Sammy Davis Jr. Of The Rat Pack

38 Facts About Sammy Davis Jr. Of The Rat Pack

You may have heard stories of Frank Sinatra and his famous group of friends, dubbed the Rat Pack. In the ’50s and ’60s, this group of entertainers, which included Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop, practically ran Hollywood. They performed together, made films together and...

20 Bands That Broke Up On A Sour Note

20 Bands That Broke Up On A Sour Note

Music can define the soundtrack of our lives. Whenever a band comes out with a hit song, sometimes we can relate to what they’re singing about. However, when they break up, can totally devastate their fans. Whether your a fan of pop or rock, this will shine a light on why these bands fell apart....

Guitars Almost More Iconic Than Their Rock Icon

Guitars Almost More Iconic Than Their Rock Icon

It’s not just musicians that shaped rock and roll history — so did their guitars. These iconic axes are almost as important as an extra band member and lent their unique sound and look to some of rock’s most talented icons. We’re not saying the Polka Dot V is the most iconic guitar of all time, but...

39 Overrated Bands Of All-Time

39 Overrated Bands Of All-Time

While they might have some catchy tunes, some bands are really overrated. For example, take Imagine Dragons and Maroon 5, both very accomplished bands but, listening closely, people find songs in their respective albums to sound very similar. From the clumsy rock bands of the 70s to the tacky pop...

The Best Bass Players In History

The Best Bass Players In History

Every member of a band has a role to play that makes the group sound like one fluid system. Whether its the drums keeping the beat, the singer belting out lyrics, or the guitarist playing the melody, every piece is crucial. One of these necessary elements is the bass. Either electric or acoustic,...

The Isley Brothers Open Up About Collaborating With Beyonce

The Isley Brothers Open Up About Collaborating With Beyonce

After 60 years together that have seen The Isley Brothers release iconic hit after iconic hit, they claim they’re about to take their careers to the phase. And it’s all thanks to Beyonce Knowles. The star, who just hit the top of the charts with her latest release, collaborated with The Isley...

Artists Share Tributes To Olivia Newton-John

Artists Share Tributes To Olivia Newton-John

It was announced yesterday that Grease icon Olivia Newton-John passed away at 73 years old. As soon as news of her passing hit, stars who were influenced by her career sent out touching tributes. Mariah Carey took to Twitter to send out a long and heartfelt tribute in a series of posts, writing: “I...

Our Favorite American Rock Bands Of All Time

Our Favorite American Rock Bands Of All Time

Some of the most talented bands in the history of rock hail from the United States. Sure, England has The Beatles and Led Zeppelin, but America has also produced its fair share of bands that range from classic rock to grunge, punk, psychedelic, and everything in-between. All of these bands came...

The Sound Of Music: Facts About The Cast

The Sound Of Music: Facts About The Cast

The Sound of Music is an American musical legend and is definitely considered a cult classic. With five Academy Awards and two Golden Globes, The Sound of Music has certainly earned its place among one of the greatest films of all time. Despite how popular the film was, there is a lot that went on...

Beyonce’s Renaissance Tops The Charts!

Beyonce’s Renaissance Tops The Charts!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, then you know that Beyoncé just released a new solo album, her first since Lemonade in 2016. Numbers are starting to roll in for Renaissance, and it’s a pretty incredible story. The album had the second largest week of 2022, with 332,000 equivalent album...

The 1975 Talk About New Song “Happiness”

The 1975 Talk About New Song “Happiness”

The 1975 just released their second single from their upcoming album Being Funny in a Foreign Language. Lead singer Matty Healy joined Zane Lowe on Apple Music 1 to discuss “Happiness” and what it means to him: “‘Happiness’ is like… there’s literally loads of us in the room on that track. Locked...

The Evolution Of Sonny And Cher’s Relationship And Plenty Of Cher Facts

The Evolution Of Sonny And Cher’s Relationship And Plenty Of Cher Facts

With a duo career in music and television spanning from the late 1960s into the mid-70s, Sonny Bono and Cher exploded in popularity for their fun-loving music and image of the perfect celebrity couple. However, behind the scenes, everything wasn’t as it seemed –although the public was convinced...

The Biggest One-Hit Wonders Of The 1970s

The Biggest One-Hit Wonders Of The 1970s

The ’70s were definitely an unforgettable time for music. Hits from this decade not only put new spins on rock and R&B but the world was also propelled into disco, which whether you liked it or not, became a sensation in itself. But while some artists made songs that become quintessential ’70s...

Frank Turner Becomes Third Artist To Ever Play 50 Shows In 50 Days In America

Frank Turner Becomes Third Artist To Ever Play 50 Shows In 50 Days In America

Punk rock troubadour Frank Turner just did something only two artists before him have ever accomplished. He played 50 shows in 50 days in 50 different cities across the United States – an endeavor that was no doubt excited and exhilarating all at the same time. The other two brave acts to attempt...

Is Tom DeLonge Rejoining Blink 182? Don’t Celebrate Just Yet

Is Tom DeLonge Rejoining Blink 182? Don’t Celebrate Just Yet

Rumors of Tom DeLonge rejoining Blink 182 after officially departing from the band may be premature. A few weeks ago, Matt Skiba announced he wasn’t sure if he was still a member of the band, creating a buzz with fans that something might have been in the works. Skiba doesn’t have Blink 182 listed...

Ringo Starr Reveals New “EP3” Mini-Album

Ringo Starr Reveals New “EP3” Mini-Album

Ringo Starr wants to take your frowns and turn them outside down. The iconic drummer for The Beatles revealed this past weekend that his upcoming album, due out in September, has the best name since his 2012 EP Change The World. In a press release for EP3, Starr explained, “I am in my studio...

These Are The Richest Songwriters of All Time

These Are The Richest Songwriters of All Time

Music brings people together, sets the mood, tells a story, and also can make folks a ton of money. Just ask Jay-Z or Paul McCartney, some of the wealthiest artists in the industry. While it isn’t easy to bring in as much money as the names mentioned here, the music industry can become lucrative if...

Musical Guests That Blew Everyone’s Minds On Saturday Night Live

Musical Guests That Blew Everyone’s Minds On Saturday Night Live

Since the first season of Saturday Night Live in 1975, the hit sketch comedy show has featured numerous musical acts throughout the decades. The musicians to appear are not from any particular genre or level of popularity, as the show makes a point to provide up-and-coming artists a chance for a...

Favorite Summertime Songs From The 1970s

Favorite Summertime Songs From The 1970s

It’s mid-July in 1975. You’re sitting on the beach with your friends after enjoying the salty ocean water. What are you listening to? The 1970s saw different genres either evolving or rising to popularity. A combination of Motown, rock, soul, disco, and more — take a look at some of the best...

15 Facts About Johnny Cash That Every Fan Should Know

15 Facts About Johnny Cash That Every Fan Should Know

One of the biggest names in country music is Johnny Cash. An American icon, he was also a big contributor to gospel, blues, rockabilly and folk music. Known as “The Man In Black” with hit songs such as “Folsom Prison Blues,” “I Walk the Line,” and “Ring of Fire,” Cash was a larger-than-life figure...

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