College of Arts and Architecture mourns the loss of song professor Mark Ballora

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Mark Ballora, a devoted and dynamic professor of song technology within the Penn State School of Music, an associate school within the School of Theatre, and newly appointed director of the Arts & Design Research Incubator, all at once surpassed on Thursday, July 18. He changed into 57 years old. Ballora […]

‘David Crosby: Remember My Name’ Latest In New Wave Of Music Docs;

On the heels of other a hit track-oriented non-fiction titles, Sony Pictures Classics’ David Crosby: Remember My Name opens in New York and Los Angeles this weekend. The document, spotlighting the long-time rocker, headlines a fairly busy weekend of new Specialties making their debuts. Freestyle Releasing is going day and date with growing old superhero […]

Ed Sheeran dominates UK charts with double No 1

Ed Sheeran has crowned the United Kingdom albums and singles charts this week, following the discharge of his new album, No 6 Collaborations Project. The album outsold the relaxation of the Top 30 albums prepare, and is the 12 months’s quickest-promoting album thus far, scoring 125,000 combined sales from fifty seven,000 physical sales, 18,000 downloads […]

Inside Beyoncé’s Bold Bet to Get Americans to Listen to African Music

Last month, the Nigerian big name, who recently exceeded the only-million-subscribers mark on YouTube, flew to Los Angeles to work on a challenge through Beyoncé. But whilst Alade landed, she observed she no longer had a singing voice. “I couldn’t apprehend what had occurred to me,” she says. “I ought to talk, but I couldn’t […]

Is Donald Glover Done Releasing Music as Childish Gambino?

Donald Glover, additionally referred to as Childish Gambino, stars in Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ Childish Gambino, additionally known as Donald Glover, is a renaissance man. He’s an actor, singer, author, rapper, comedian, dancer, and director. Some know him from his track “Sober.” Others know him as Lando Calrissian from Solo: A Star Wars Story. Recently, […]

Anthony Ramos Reconnects with His Family in Emotional ‘Dear Diary’ Music Video

PEOPLE has the distinctive track video most advantageous of up-and-coming singer-songwriter Anthony Ramos’s emotional new single “Dear Diary,” which dropped Thursday night time. In the track and its accompanying visuals, Ramos — who appeared in A Star Is Born contrary Lady Gaga, gambling Ally’s first-rate friend Ramon — poignantly reflects on his New York City […]

Lingua Ignota: Caligula evaluation – intense music reckoning with misogyny

Lingua Ignota, AKA Rhode Island musician Kristin Hayter, released one among 2018’s most startling and unfairly overlooked information in All Bitches Die. Written within the wake of domestic abuse, it built via pics of horrific violence in the direction of Holy Is the Name, an eerily beautiful ballad imagining her lying alongside her lifeless abuser, […]

Watch The Exclusive Premiere Of Madonna’s

Madonna is emailing me, and I’m totally first-rate. Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone. She’s been the wallpaper on my smartphone, my dance show, the inspiration for long-expired passwords, and now we’re emailing. Through intermediaries, and there’s no FaceTime inside the playing cards, but still. An artist and (I normally hate this phrase) icon I’ve cherished, celebrated, […]

Mr. Eazi Wants to Expand Africa’s Reach — One Music Video at a Time

In 2017, the Nigerian artist Joeboy released a gliding cover of Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” a twisty-turny take at the original, in which Joeboy slips into double-time cadences at some stage in the verses, making the beat seem flat-footed in the technique. At the time, Joeboy became unknown and unsigned. But one in every […]

YouTube cracks down on stream-ripping websites that pirate song

YouTube has caught the attention of a excessive-stage congressional workplace inquisitive about its copyright-safety practices, an inquiry that comes because the huge video website cracks down on circulation ripping, a kind of tune piracy. Stream ripping swipes audio tracks off YouTube films and spits them out as MP3 downloads. The office of the House Judiciary […]