When the world met Alessia Caracciolo three years ago, she was the awkward teenager enduring a house party where she did not belong: “Somewhere in the corner under clouds of marijuana/ With this boy who’s hollering, I can hardly hear/ Over this music I don’t listen to.” Over the same Bond-worthy Isaac Hayes … More »
Alan Walker’s latest release, in collaboration with Keala Settle and The Greatest Showman Ensemble, is a re-lift of “This is Me” from the 2017 movie, The Greatest Showman.
Walker juxtaposes a happy electronic melody with synths layered in between Settle’s vocals. His lift takes the cinematic effect the track had for film and adds an electronic flair, making the rework perfect for a more upbeat occasion.
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 »
It’s a big week for Hollywood at the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart. On the 3/17-dated list, Black Panther: The Album returns to #1, while former leader The Greatest Showman steps 5-2. Soundtracks, thus, are the #1 and #2 albums on the chart simultaneously for the first time in almost eight years, and … More »