Swizz Beatz and French Montana feature on first posthumous DMX release – Music News

A posthumous DMX song has been released featuring Swizz Beatz and French Montana. The hip-hop legend tragically passed last Friday following a stint in an intensive care unit after suffering a heart attack at his home on 2 April. Marking one week since his passing, a new track, Been To War, from the Forest Whitaker-starring […]

Silverstein Drop Topical New Song ‘Bankrupt’ + Book 2021 Tour

Post-hardcore heavyweights Silverstein have just released the topical new song “Bankrupt” and have announced a North American tour set to begin in early November later this year. The band last released A Beautiful Place to Drown, their 10th studio album, last year right before the coronavirus pandemic shuttered the live events industry indefinitely. A 20th anniversary […]

Annie Lennox joins daughter for orchestral performance – Music News

Annie Lennox gave her musician daughter Lola a huge boost on Thursday when she joined her for a live radio performance with the BBC Concert Orchestra. The Eurythmics star co-produced the track Wherever You Go and took on backing vocals during a session for BBC Radio 2’s Ken Bruce Show. The pair were joined by […]

Kylie Minogue working on extended Disco reissue – Music News

Kylie Minogue is working on a new extended edition of her latest album Disco. The Magic singer has confirmed 2021 will see her “repack” her chart-topping album – and she’s hinted “there’s a lot to play with”. She told T Australia magazine: “This year, we will do a repack of Disco and that instantly gets […]

Duff McKagan’s Early Band the Living Drop Song ‘Live By the Gun’

One of Duff McKagan‘s early bands in Seattle called the Living are gearing up to release a full set of songs tomorrow (April 16), and they’ve just dropped another one called “Live By the Gun.” McKagan obviously became known as the tall, blonde and big-haired bassist for Guns N’ Roses — who hailed from Los […]

Kris Jenner advises Kim Kardashian ‘kids come first’ amid Kanye West divorce – Music News

Kris Jenner is helping Kim Kardashian through her divorce with Kanye West. The reality TV star and beauty mogul is currently in the middle of her third divorce following her split from the rapper- the father of her four kids – and speaking as part of WSJ Magazine’s The One series, Kim’s mum Kris insisted […]

Kendrick Lamar’s longtime engineer hints new album might drop in 2021 – Music News

Kendrick Lamar’s long-serving engineer has hinted the hip-hop megastar might drop his long-awaited fifth studio LP in 2021. The Grammy-winning rap star hasn’t released a studio album since ‘Damn’ in 2017, but, earlier this year, Top Dawg Entertainment president Punch claimed fans would likely hear some new material from him very soon. Punch made the […]

Pop Punk’s Inevitable Comeback – How Did it Even Survive?

You might have heard everyone raving and rejoicing that pop punk is “finally” back. A new generation of teenagers are reviving the genre’s beloved years through viral trends on TikTok while artists such as Machine Gun Kelly and All Time Low storm the mainstream front with it. While critics will dispute that it never really […]

Christina Aguilera working on ‘overdue’ Spanish album – Music News

Christina Aguilera has promised fans another Spanish album is in the works, confessing it’s “about 20 years overdue”. The Dirrty hitmaker, whose father is Ecuadorian, has been busy developing two new musical projects – one in English and another in Spanish, and although recording the new material has “reinspired” the singer, she has insisted it […]

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For all of your rock and metal playlist needs, follow Loudwire on Spotify! Below, you’ll find a handy list of all of our playlists and, don’t worry, that’s not all of them. We’ll be providing frequent updates with brand new playlists dedicated to various rock and metal subgenres, either in an “Ultimate” best-of format or […]