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We Find These Music Videos To Be The Best So Far This Year

June 20th, 2015 9:00am EDT
The Best Music Videos Of 2015 (So Far)
What does every good music single need? A stunning visual – a gripping music video – to accentuate and accompany the music of course! While music videos on television seem to be a thing of the past, they are still incredibly popular online. All of the videos that grace this list have racked up millions of views on YouTube alone. Choosing just 20 out of a beaucoup of videos is arduous, but here are some of the standouts as of yet in 2015.

Some of the songs actually bowed in 2014, but they weren’t released as a single until 2015 or the video arrived in 2015.

1) Taylor Swift featuring K...
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5 Seconds Of Summer Concert Tragedy (Pics)

June 14th, 2015 10:00am EDT
5 Seconds Of Summer Guitarist Michael Clifford’s Hair Caught On
5 Seconds of Summer guitarist Michael Clifford suffered burns to the head on Saturday night, June 13, when he accidentally walked into a pyrotechnic display onstage during the band's gig in England according to MTV.

The Aussie hit makers were in the middle of performing their smash hit “She Looks So Perfect” during their second night playing Wembley Arena in London when Clifford’s hair caught on fire. The band are in the midst of their sold-out summer-long "Rock out with your Socks Out" tour.

Following the incident, Clifford’s bandmate Ashton Irwin took the microphone and revealed to the ...
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These Bands Have Bold And Controversial Names

May 31st, 2015 3:00pm EDT
15 Bold And Sexual Band Names
Not all band names were created equally. Some are clearly down to earth while others are bold and filled with controversy. A down to earth post of the best band names would be boring, SO, why not examine some of the boldest band names out there, shall we? No, this list doesn’t “go for the kill” – some are too hot for Starpulse or really anybody – but there are definitely 15 great, bold bands that grace this list.

1) N.W.A.

One of the boldest, most controversial names (and collectives) has to be N.W.A., which stands for N***az Wit Attitudes. As shocking as the name is outside of it...
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Songs With Odd Standout Titles

May 3rd, 2015 12:30pm EDT
15 Awesome Songs With Odd Titles
There have been many awesome songs that have been written throughout the course of music history. Many such songs sported titles that were memorable, but not necessarily distinct. For example, many songs have explored beauty or love, with the simple, generic “Beautiful” serving as the song title or something similarly common. Other songs, however, take their creativity to the next level, featuring unique, unforgettable titles. This list features 15 AWESOME songs with odd titles that make them standout from the rest.

1) Lady Gaga, “Scheiße” (Born This Way, 2011)

One of the most f...
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Songs Of Beauty To Enjoy

April 25th, 2015 4:30pm EDT
15 Truly 'Beautiful' Songs
Music causes folks to experience all sorts of emotions: happiness, sadness, jubilance, anger or otherwise. Illustrious beauty characterizes some songs, giving those “goosies” which Jennifer Lopez references on American Idol. Those that aren’t characterized by beauty or their ugliness just MIGHT have some form of the word beautiful or a synonym within their title – hint, hint, HINT!

Yes, this epic list features songs of true beauty – at least in regards to song title. Some songs are considered classics, others contemporary gems, and others are, well otherwise! Regardless of the charact...
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Who Took The Top Spot On The Billboard 200 This Week?

April 16th, 2015 11:56am EDT
‘Furious 7’ Soundtrack Bests All Time Low For Top Spot On The Bi
It was a good week to be a soundtrack, specifically the soundtrack to Furious 7. After ascending to the #2 spot on the Billboard 200 last week, Furious 7 sits atop the charts this week. The improvement in units from the previous week are quite substantial – 111,000 units this week versus 74,000 the previous week. Making Furious 7’s ascent on the Billboard 200 is what the soundtrack did on the Billboard Hot 100, namely “See You Again.”

“See You Again” did the unthinkable – killed Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ vibe. How so? “See You Again” stopped “Uptown Funk” from breaking a tie for th...
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What Did Kurt Cobain's Daughter Say About Nirvana?

April 9th, 2015 10:39am EDT
Frances Bean Cobain Shocker: 'I Don't Really Like Nirvana'
Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter Nirvana front-man Kurt Cobain and singer Courtney Love, spoke out for the first time about her father's death and living in his shadow in an interview with Rolling Stone.

Cobain, the executive producer behind HBO's upcoming documentary chronicling her late father's life, "Montage of Heck," realized that try as she might, there was no escaping the influence of her father.

"I was around 15 when I realized he was inescapable. Even if I was in a car and had the radio on, there's my dad," Cobain remarked to the magazine. "He's larger than life, and our culture...
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‘Future Hearts’ Is Another Enjoyable All Time Low Album

April 8th, 2015 1:10pm EDT
Review: All Time Low Keeps Things Fun On ‘Future Hearts’
Sometimes the kids just don’t grow up – and that’s perfectly acceptable! For pop-punk/emo band All Time Low, growing up would cause them to lose some of their luster and fun. Known for grandiose, over the top records atoning for the lonely, disrespected, and ‘voiceless’ kids everywhere, All Time Low deliver another captivating set of such on Future Hearts. Much of the formula is the same: F-bombs perfectly placed, irresistible choruses, ‘emo’ lyrics, and slick production.

On “Satellite,” All Time Low recollects their ‘youth’ as a band with front man Alex Gaskarth singing, “We were jus...
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Big Sean Leads Albums To Check Out

February 24th, 2015 9:33am EST
Big Sean Leads Albums To Check Out: This Week In Music
It’s another new week and you know what that means? New music releases to infuse life into the Billboard 200 of course! Last week, a lift to the charts itself came by way of Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late and the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack. As far as new album releases, the crown jewel from last week came courtesy of Imagine Dragons’ sophomore album, Smoke and Mirrors. Who’s the crown jewel of this week’s new releases? How about I.D.F.W.U. MC Big Sean, who drops Dark Sky Paradise? Here are six new albums to check out this week!

1) Big Sean, Dark Sky Paradise (Def Jam)...
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Taylor Swift Makes It 10 Weeks On Top: This Week In Music

February 5th, 2015 10:39am EST
Taylor Swift Makes It 10 Weeks On Top Of The Charts
Did you miss her at the top of the charts? Well, no need to worry as Taylor Swift returns to her perch atop the Billboard 200. 1989 is on its 10th week in the driver’s seat – nonconsecutive of course. Swift returns after Meghan Trainor and Fall Out Boy killed her vibe, keeping her in the bridesmaid spot otherwise known as second place. Apparently, Smith’s extended stay upon the Billboard 200 is “kind of a big deal.” Swift just won’t stop. Still when the sales of 1989 are considered outside of the streams used to compile the chart, well, Swift sold modestly – 71,000 copies.

If Tayl...
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