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Rihanna Cast in Luc Besson’s ‘Valerian’

October 29th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Rihanna is returning to the big screen. Director Luc Besson, the man behind Lucy, announced via Instagram that the singer has been cast for his upcoming sci-fi movie, Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets. The film is set to release on July 21st, 2017. Sidebar Rihanna Talks Unfinished Album, Swift, Working With Kanye » [...]

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Sia Delivers Electrifying Vocals on Bombastic New Song, ‘Alive’

September 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Sia unleashes an devastating, electrifying vocal performance on her rousing new ballad, “Alive,” the first single from her upcoming album, This Is Acting. Sidebar Watch Sia Bring Her Music Videos to Life on ‘SNL’ » Co-written by rising singer-songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr. and Adele, the track was originally intended for the latter’s long-awaited new album. Adele, however, rejected [...]

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Rihanna Talks Unfinished Album, Taylor Swift, Working With Kanye

September 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

The long wait for Rihanna‘s upcoming album may finally be coming to an end. In a new interview, the singer admitted that her LP, long referred to as “R8” among fans, is “not done.” “To me it’s never done until it’s done. Until the final moment,” Rihanna told NME. However, she also revealed that the reason [...]

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Drake and Serena Williams: This Is Really Happening (Probably)

August 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

On Sunday night, Drake and Serena Williams were photographed having dinner – and “making out” – at a fancy Cincinnati restaurant, sending the Internet into an uproar and raising some serious questions (and not just, “Wait, there are fancy restaurants in Cincinnati?”) Sidebar Serena Williams: The Great One » Like, for starters, how long has [...]

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Rihanna Shuts Down Matt Barnes on Instagram

August 17th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Go on and take a bow, Matt Barnes. You put on quite a show. Sidebar Matt Barnes: The Clipper Who Can’t Be Tamed » According to TMZ (and ”sources connected to” Barnes), the Grizzlies’ forward was recently spotted hanging out with Rihanna on a couple of dates. No one really knows if the two are actually an [...]

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Years and Years on Crafting Dance-Pop With Indie-Rock Edge

July 29th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

U.K. electronic band Years and Years jumbles together an unlikely mix of sounds, including some that don’t seem particularly fashionable — think Hot Chip and the Wanted covering Savage Garden, with a dash of Jamie Woon. They have several major hits overseas, the biggest being anthemic summer jam “King,” but their next stop is the United States: The [...]

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Hear Korn Turn Rihanna Into Headbanger on ‘Bitch’ Remix

July 11th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Rihanna‘s violent, bloody, nudity-streaked video for “Bitch Better Have My Money” is already the frontrunner for NSFW Video of the Year, so how could she possibly make her revenge fantasy more extreme? Make it a heavy-metal rager. Sidebar Korn’s 1994 Debut LP: The Oral History » A new Korn remix of the trap tune adds heaps [...]

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We Saw Rihanna Hold Nearly 100 Fans Hostage in Los Angeles

July 3rd, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Last night in Los Angeles, Rihanna celebrated the debut of her tough, NSFW video for “Bitch Better Have My Money” by taking hostages. Nearly 100 fans were invited to a Tidal-sponsored event, blindfolded and then put onto luxury buses with the windows covered by black curtains — destination unknown. Sidebar Rihanna Drops NSFW Torture Video » [...]

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Fetty Wap Goes Hard on New Song ‘Boomin”

June 24th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Fetty Wap’s sleeper hit “Trap Queen” has become the top contender for this year’s Song of the Summer, but it sounds like the New Jersey rapper is wasting no time in churning out a new hit for himself with his latest track, “Boomin.’” Sidebar Watch Blake Griffin Explain Fetty Wap’s ‘Trap Queen’ » Harder than [...]

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Shania Twain Kicks Off Fiery Final Tour in Seattle

June 6th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

A lot has changed in the worlds of pop and country since Shania Twain last released an album (2002′s Up!) and last went out on tour. In that time, she’s witnessed the rise of crossover stars such as Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood, as well as the chart-topping reigns of Miley Cyrus and Rihanna. Although [...]

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