Music News

Future’s ‘Save Me’ cracks the Billboard 200 top 10

ABC/Randy Holmes Future’s latest effort, Save Me, has made its way to the #5 spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart.  Per the publication, the seven-track EP moved 42,000 equivalent album units, with 5,000 of those actual album sales. The feat accounts for the Atlanta trap star’s 12th top-ten project.  Save Me follows Future’s last full-length…read more »

Drake ties The Beatles with Billboard Hot 100 top-ten hits

Paras Griffin/Getty ImagesWhat does Drake have in common with The Beatles?  The Toronto rapper’s now tied the Fab Four for the second-most top-ten hits on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. With Drake’s Chris Brown collabo, “No Guidance,” debuting this week in the #9 spot, Drake has scored 34 top-ten entries on the Hot 100. …read more »

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockOld Dominion’s Matthew Ramsey is featured in the new episode of And the Writer Is… with Ross Golan. You can listen at your favorite spot to stream or download podcasts. You can watch Hunter Hayes in the studio creating the new song “One Good Reason” in a new behind-the-scenes video on YouTube. The tune is the fourth preview track from…read more »

Ro James shares sultry new single, “Sunday Sex”

Credit: Sarah McColgan Ro James is serving up new sultry tunes with his latest effort, “Sunday Sex.”  The soul singer has gifted fans with the dialed-down SoundCloud loosie. Backed by a guitar-heavy production, James croons about his admiration for his lover and his attempt to spend more quality time with his lucky lady.  “Ridin’ in the…read more »

AJ Mitchell: “All My Friends” went to prom — but I went to two of ’em

Drew Levin You Tuber-turned-pop star AJ Mitchell is on the rise, thanks to his first radio hit, “All My Friends.”  The 18-year-old singer left school a few years ago to pursue music full time but continued his education online, and graduated from high school this year.  But unlike other young stars who complete their studies…read more »