Say Goodbye to Gendered Categories! The 2017 VMA Nominations Are Here!

By: Amanda Lee// The MTV Video Music Awards are back and they have a lot of changes coming our way this year. Most notably, MTV has scrapped gendered categories as they did at the MTV Movie & TV Awards earlier this year. The former Best Female Video and Best Male Video categories have been combined …

Best Lyrics on 2 Chainz’s “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music”

By: Amanda Lee 2 Chainz has always been an entertaining and animated lyricist in the rap world. His third solo studio album, Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, is a project that tells the story from his humble beginnings in Atlanta to a life of luxury. He dives deep into early his drug dealing days made …

Musicians Teamed Up at the Billboard Latin Music Awards For a Non-Stop Party

By: Amanda Lee// It was a huge night last Thursday at the Billboard Latin Music Awards as superstars Jennifer Lopez, Daddy Yankee, J Balvin, Nicky Jam, Luis Fonsi and so many more showed up for the extravaganza. The show was an unforgettable night filled with emotions and surprises and some incredible performances. Reggaeton superstar Nicky …

Iggy Azalea Makes Her Return with “Mo Bounce”

By: Amanda Lee// It’s been over a year since Iggy Azalea released a follow-up single to “Team” from her indefinitely delayed sophomore album Digital Distortion. “Team” was well received by critics but didn’t do so well commercially as it failed to chart in the top 40. She’s had a tough year, which included a very …

Lorde is Back and Here’s What to Expect

By: Amanda Lee// In 2013, a 16-year-old New Zealand native skyrocketed to fame with an album that took aim at mainstream culture and expressed teen-angst & grievances in the cleverest of ways. She’s laid low since the success of Pure Heroine. In the meantime, she’s collaborated with Disclosure, curated The Hunger Games Soundtrack, and dropped …

Ariana Grande Brought Her Dangerous Woman Tour to Madison Square Garden

By: Amanda Lee// Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman Tour hit Madison Square Garden for two nights last Thursday and Friday. She may be petite, but this girl’s message is powerful and unapologetic. Before Ariana came on, British girl-group Little Mix came straight from London after winning their first ever Brit Award. This was their first time …

“Chained the Rhythm” by Katy Perry is Exactly What You’d Expect

By: Amanda Lee// Katy Perry is back with a new single and it’s exactly what you’d expect from her. The day before the release, glittery disco balls with headphones appeared around the world so that fans could listen to the song. Her politically fueled anthem “Chained to the Rhythm” features Skip Marley and is written …

Lady Gaga Dropped The Mic at #SuperBowl51

By: Amanda Lee// Odds are that even if you’re not a football fan, you were still watching the Super Bowl for either the commercials or the halftime show. This year’s halftime show featured the one and only Lady Gaga. Her 13-minute performance pulled in an astounding 117.5 million viewers, making it the second-most-viewed halftime show …