Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross received Emmy nominations for their work on HBO’s Watchmen, which received 26 nominations. In addition, Kamasi Washington was nominated for his score for Netflix documentary Becoming, and Devo‘s Mark Mothersbaugh was nominated for his Tiger King score. RZA was nominated for his theme to Wu Tang: An American Saga and, Ólafur Arnalds was nominated for the main title theme for Defending Jacob. Labrinth got two nominations for HBO’s Euphoria: Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) and Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics. The awards will take place virtually, September 20, at 8 p.m. Jimmy Kimmel will host…
Best Coast has announced a virtual 10th-anniversary show in celebration of their debut album. Crazy For You The streamed event, scheduled for August 14, will feature special guests, interviews, archival footage, and more.
Members Bethany Consentino and Bobb Bruno filmed a performance of the entire album while in quarantine and will be joined by special guests Hayley Williams of Paramore, Mark Hoppus of Blink-182, Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches and others.
Lana Del Ray has released a spoken word audiobook of her new poetry collection, Violet Ben Backwards Over the Grass. The project features music from Jack Antonoff. The audiobook consists of 14 poems. The hardcover and ebook versions will be released September 29, with the CDs and LPs October 2.
Del Ray has a second collection, behind the iron gates, due to be released later this year.
Katy Perry announced Monday (July 27) that her fifth album, Smile, will be delayed until August 28 due to production delays. The album was expected to be released August 14…
Paul McCartney, Outkast, Arcade Fire, and Chance The Rapper are among the artists whose past Lollapalooza headlining sets will be streamed from July 30 to August 2. Also streamed will be sets from LCD Soundsystem, Metallica, Jane’s Addiction, Run the Jewels, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Lorde, Hinds, Tyler the Creator, Alabama Shakes, Ellie Goulding, Tove Lo, H.E.R., Kali Uchis, Tank and the Bangas, Kaskade, Pink Swet$, Yungblud, Alison Wonderland, and others…
DaBaby‘s “Rockstar” (featuring Roddy Ricch) spends its seventh nonconsecutive week at No. 1 in a week that saw some changes in the top 10.
DJ Khaled‘s “Popstar” and “Greece” (both featuring Drake), entered the chart at No. 3 and No. 8 respectively, marking Drake’s 39th and 40th top 10 singles, passing Madonna (38) for the most in the history of the Top 100 chart.
Chris Brown and Young Thug‘s “Go Crazy” jumps from No. 29 to No. 10 after the release of the track’s official video.
The Chicks first album in 14 years, Gaslighter, entered the chart at No. 3 and Jhené Aiko’s Chilombo jumped from No. 43 to No. 6. The latter benefited from a deluxe reissue July 17 which added nine tracks.
Kanye West has delayed the release of his album, Donda, which he announced would be released at midnight, Friday (July 24) after his archrival, Taylor Swift announced that the surprise release of her eighth album, Folklore, at the same time.
Pearl Jam has rescheduled its previously-postponed 2020 European tour dates and has even added two shows to the itinerary. The band will spend June and July in Europe, kicking off the tour with a pair of shows in Amsterdam, Holland, June 16, 2021 and wrapping July 25 with a performance in the Czech Republic, at Prague’s O2 Arena.
“We look forward to returning to Europe, pending these events can safely take place in Summer 2021,” the band said in a statement. “The safety and well-being of the band’s fans, crew and event staff continue to be a
J. Cole has released two new songs — “The Climb Back” and “Lion King on Ice” — from his forthcoming album, The Fall Off. The release of the singles follow last month’s release of “Snow on Tha Bluff.” The disc is a follow-up to his 2018 album, KOD. No release date has been announced for his new album, which the rapper is still finishing.