Cardi B hits back at ‘queerbaiting’ claims – Music News

Cardi B thinks accusations of “queerbaiting” force musicians to discuss their sexuality. The chart-topping rap star has hit back at claims of queerbaiting – which refers to straight individuals implying non-heterosexual encounters to attract members of the LGBTQ community – following the recent release of the ‘Wild Side’ music video with Normani. Speaking about their […]

John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ Receives Star-Studded Olympics Tribute

John Lennon received a star-studded tribute last night during the Olympic Games’ opening ceremony in Tokyo, with John Legend, Keith Urban and several other artists teaming up to perform his classic “Imagine.” The Olympic Games opened in spectacular fashion on Friday after previously being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. After the masked athletes entered […]

Every Time I Die’s Keith Buckley Reveals He’s Nine Months Sober

Getting sober can be a life-changing experience, and in a new posting Every Time I Die vocalist Keith Buckley offers some personal insight on how his life has changed over the past year as he’s started taking this journey in his life. In January of this year, Buckley separated from his wife of just over […]

Halsey used to lie awake at night questioning gender identity – Music News

Halsey used to stare at the ceiling late at night and question her gender identity. The Without Me singer is openly bisexual, and back in March, announced that she uses she/they pronouns. But while Halsey is comfortable with their sexuality and gender-fluid identity now, in an interview for the August 2021 issue of Allure magazine, […]

Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington Has ‘Emergency Heart Surgery’

Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington is recovering after suffering a serious health scare. “Our thoughts and prayers are with Gary Rossington as he recovers from emergency heart surgery,” notes a message to Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page. “Gary is home resting and recovering with his family at home. He wants everyone to know he is doing […]

Five Finger Death Punch’s ‘A Little Bit Off’ Is Gold Certified

Congrats are in order for Five Finger Death Punch as their song “A Little Bit Off” has just been certified as a gold single by the RIAA. A gold single occurs when an artist has moved 500,000 units. While Five Finger Death Punch have been recognized frequently by the RIAA for their albums, the only […]

Ed Sheeran’s ‘Bad Habits’ knotches up another week on top – Music News

Ed Sheeran takes out a fourth week at Number 1 on the Official Singles Chart with Bad Habits, as the song scores another week of impressive chart sales. With 101,000 chart sales, including 11.4 million streams, Bad Habits outperforms his closest competition by more than double – The Kid Laroi & Justin Bieber’s Stay, which […]

Dave Mustaine Confirms Title of New Megadeth Album

Dave Mustaine has confirmed the name of Megadeth’s upcoming album, while also giving fans an unexpected taste of the title track. In a video posted to Cameo — an app which allows celebrities to record personalized messages to their fans for a nominal fee — the Megadeth frontman delivers birthday wishes to someone named Joe. […]

Architects’ Sam Carter – We Never Thought We’d Make It in America

After releasing nine studio albums, Architects‘ 2021 record For Those That Wish to Exist became their first No. 1 in the U.K. The song “Animals” has been successful for them in the U.S. as well, which frontman Sam Carter sees as a great achievement, because the band didn’t think they’d be able to makes it in the […]

KSI claims Number 1 album with ‘All Over The Place’ – Music News

KSI celebrates his first ever chart-topper as his new album All Over The Place lands straight in at Number 1 on this week’s Official Albums Chart. The record opens with just over 34,000 chart sales to claim the top spot. 54% of his opening week total came from physical (CD, vinyl, cassette) sales, and is […]