Tag Archives: the beatles

  • Study: Hip-Hop is Greatest Influence on Pop Music, Not Beatles

    May 12, 15 by Qwest7 7 Comments

    *Anyone thinking The Beatles had the biggest influence on pop music may want to sit down for this. The Los Angeles Times references a new study by researchers in Britain, which states that hip-hop, not the Fab Four, sparked pop music’s most important evolution in the last half-century. Based on a digital analysis of chord […]

  • Court Judge Compares Rihanna’s Stalker To John Lennon’s Killer

    Nov 12, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *If Rihanna isn’t careful, she could end up like John Lennon, says a New York City judge. According to the Popdust.com, Judge Orlando Marrazzo ordered Kevin McGlynn to stay away from Rihanna‘s Manhattan apartment after he was caught “lurking” around the building. While handing down his order, Marrazzo compared McGlynn to Mark David Chapman, Lennon‘s killer. […]

  • Kanye West, Paul McCartney Collabo in the Works?

    Aug 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Word has it that Kanye West and Paul McCartney are in the studio working on new music together. According to Page Six, the pair have been working on multiple tracks in secret. Speaking anonymously to Billboard, sources have confirmed the rumors are true and that the former Beatle will appear on Ye’s upcoming album, due […]

  • Alicia Keys, John Legend to Perform at ‘Grammy Salute to the Beatles’

    Jan 7, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *John Legend and Alicia Keys will take part in the upcoming Grammy special “The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute To The Beatles.” Organizers announced the line up Monday, which will include Annie Lennox and Award winner Dave Stewart, who will reunite as the Eurythmics for one night only; 14-time Grammy Award winner  Keys and […]

  • Emeli Sande’s Album Breaks Beatles Record in UK

    Apr 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Singer-songwriter Emeli Sande has broken The Beatles’ long-standing record for the most consecutive weeks spent in the top ten of the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart. The Scottish songstress’s Brit Award-winning debut album “Our Version of Events,” released in February 2012, has held a slot in the charts for 63 consecutive weeks, beating the previous record […]

  • Cirque du Soleil to Celebrate Michael Jackson on the Tight Ropes

    Oct 30, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Michael Jackson was a legend before his untimely death. But his name and collection of work is being honored in a new way, along with classic artists Elvis Presley and the Beatles. The late King of Pop is going to be celebrated with a Cirque du Soleil show. “Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour” made […]