America’s Pop Mainstream Is Finally Making Room For Languages Other Than English

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J BalvinQuick: Who’s the biggest pop star in the world? Taylor Swift? Drake? Beyoncé? Justin Bieber? Rihanna? Ed Sheeran? These are all viable candidates, but if your list only reaches to the end of the English language, it’s far too limited. More »

The Chainsmokers Dedicate Billboard Top Dance/Electronic Artist Award to Avicii

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The Chainsmokers have been making waves with their newly tuned sound that delivers a vibrant feel of Dance Pop. Through dropping their “Memories… Do Not Open” album, Drew and Alex have catapulted to the top of Dance Music and Pop charts with their soothing and melodic sound. With such a prominent past couple of years,

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Breakaway Music Festival announces two feverous lineups for Columbus & Grand Rapids

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Prime Social Group is back with their biggest unveil to date. Now boasting nine festivals under the Breakaway, Prime, Haunted Fest, and #Fest brands, PSG’s elevating the supreme curation the brand’s been exploring at the intersection of hip-hop and electronic music. This year, Breakaway Music Festival serves as an outright testament to the booking that’s taking the industry by storm.

The festival will return to Grand Rapids’ Belknap Park on August 24 & 25 and Columbus’ Mapfre Stadium on August 24–26, expanding into a three-day festival installment for the first time ever.

Columbus’ Breakaway Music Festival Columbus welcomes the Grammy-nominated DJ and producer Kaskade, live electronic innovators ODESZA, the modern 4/4 master Chris Lake, OWSLA’s own bass champion Ekali, Phantoms, Kayzo, and more. Columbus will also invite some of contemporary music’s most in-demand acts including pop maverick Halsey, Khalid, and Quinn XCII.

Breakaway Music Festival Grand Rapids will also host ODESZA, as well as Borgeous, NGHTMRE, Migos, and many, many more.

As PSG’s booking outreach continues, Breakaway Music Festival will only continue to serve as an emblem of the brand’s coveted understanding of its young audience.

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A New Movie Aims To Be Halsey’s 8 Mile

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Sony Pictures and Halsey have just closed a deal with the intention to make a movie based around the singer/songwriter’s rocky rise to fame. As Deadline reports, Sony hopes the movie acts as a launchpad for Halsey’s career, similar to what 8 Mile did for Eminem. If you’re familiar with 8 … More »

New Music Friday 4/20: These Are All Of The New Releases

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EDM Sauce is proud to announce all of this week’s brand new releases. As we add new music to both our Spotify and Deezer playlists every Friday, this week we have more than 200 new EDM songs in our playlist. Some of the highlights from this week’s new music Friday are Just Kiddin’s remix of

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Calvin Harris Continues His Triumphant Return To House With Electrifying Remix Of Halsey

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Calvin Harris made headlines across the world the other week for his collaboration with Dua Lipa, ‘One Kiss’. Most critics were quick to point out that Calvin returned to his signature soulful funk sound. It was exciting, Calvin was finally back. The question myself and all fans had immediately upon listening was – is this

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Calvin Harris Teases New Remix Of Halsey Coming Out Friday

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Despite releasing “One Kiss” with Dua Lipa just 12 days ago, Calvin Harris has announced new music for New Music Friday this week. For his remix of Halsey’s “ALONE” featuring Steff London, Calvin Harris has put together funky bass-laden chords over Halsey’s popular single which was released in June of last year. Preview the remix

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Bazzi, Tinashe, & Kali Uchis: Three Distinct Visions Of R&B As Pop

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This is a big week for R&B. That’s true first of all in a statistical sense: The Weeknd’s new EP, My Dear Melancholy, just put up 169,000 equivalent album units in its first week — the biggest total for an R&B release since late 2016 (when, uh, the last Weeknd album came out). We … More »

So, What’s Popping On The UK Pop Charts These Days?

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“God’s Plan” rules the world. Drake’s dominant single is #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for an eighth straight week, and its ubiquity extends well beyond the United States. Although the song hasn’t caught on in Asia or Africa and is only a minor hit in Latin America, it’s the most popular track globally … More »

Meet Me In The Middle: Country Music’s Latest Wave Of Aspiring Pop Stars Has Arrived

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There is pulling a Taylor Swift, and then there’s pulling a Taylor Swift. Of the handful of country musicians who’ve briefly gotten a foothold in the pop mainstream — a list that in the past couple decades has included Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, LeAnn Rimes, Shania Twain, Lonestar, Lady Antebellum, and Carrie Underwood among others … More »