Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, and Joanna Newsom, plus brand new streaming music from Karen O, Bob Dylan, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
Music streaming was supposed to have come of age with the public listing of Deezer, but the French company's postponement of its stock offer demonstrated investors still have concerns about its economic model. Deezer hit the pause button on the first initial public offering of a music streaming firm at the last minute on Tuesday, citing "market conditions", sending a bad signal for companies in the sector which have so far been dependent on venture funding. Despite a number of major investors being interested, Deezer was unable to fill the order book for the operation which would have valued it at over $1 billion.
Ariana Grande released the music video for her new single "Focus" late Thursday night. And though Grande is one of the biggest and most talented pop stars out there right now, her first single of her forthcoming album is ... not great. The music video for "Focus," which finds Grande once again ... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Ariana Grande This article, Ariana Grande Releases "Focus" Music Video, originally appeared on TVGuide.com.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For years, Karrine Steffans was one of the most sought after video vixens in the hip hop industry. In the late '90s and early 2000s she had roles in more than 20 projects by multiplatinum-selling rap artists, appearing alongside the likes of Jay Z, Puff Daddy, Mystikal and R. Kelly.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is dedicating an exhibit to crooner Keith Urban that will trace his beginnings as a musician in Australia to his meteoric rise in the country music industry. "Keith Urban So Far," will feature everything from his 1989 Fender Telecaster, handwritten song manuscripts, excerpts from scrapbooks of his childhood, and the shirt he wore on his debut album cover. Urban first entered the scene in 1999 and has since gone on to sell more than 20 million albums throughout his career.