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Tiësto remixed Ed Sheeran’s ‘Happier’

Tiësto remixed Ed Sheeran‘s “Happier,” off his 2017 best-selling album, ÷. This is a massive collaboration and the result is no surprise: it’s amazing. Tiësto sounds like he’s flexing his Kygo muscle, as the producer’s light, deep house cuddle’s Sheeran’s folksy voice with melodic, rumbling synths. The king of trance kept to Sheeran’s minimal vibe, adding euphoric […]

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One record label has managed to stay atop the Billboard Hot 100 for an entire year

Sony/ATV Music Publishing just pulled off an especially difficult feat in the highly-competitive global music space — one that deserves a good old-fashioned tip of the hat and a pat on the back. As of yesterday, May 7th, the publishing house reached a milestone 52-week run of having published or co-published songs that reached the No. 1 […]

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Kygo & Alan Walker say a collab ‘is going to happen’ in new interview

To namedrop the genre “EDM” is to invoke the names “Kygo” and “Alan Walker.” The tropical house tastemaker and the mesmerizing, multi-talented “Faded” producer have been formidable contributors to the electronic scene as dance music continues to morph into a pop culturally recognized and celebrated mega-genre, replete with its own celebrities. As per Kygo’s description, […]

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Kygo & Alan Walker say a collab ‘is going to happen’ in new interview

To namedrop the genre “EDM” is to invoke the names “Kygo” and “Alan Walker.” The tropical house tastemaker and the mesmerizing, multi-talented “Faded” producer have been formidable contributors to the electronic scene as dance music continues to morph into a pop culturally recognized and celebrated mega-genre, replete with its own celebrities. As per Kygo’s description, […]

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Watch the trailer for ‘What We Started,’ starring Carl Cox, Tiësto, Martin Garrix and more

Recent converts to electronic music in the last few years may not realize exactly what has transpired in the last half decade or so. The short of it is essentially a massive worldwide overhaul in dance music’s popularity — one that happened seemingly overnight. Dance music completely transformed from a historically underground network to a colossal entertainment subset that’s […]

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Cashmere Cat enlists Major Lazer, Tory Lanez, and more for new mega collaboration, ‘Miss You’

Cashmere Cat is ramping up to have a huge year in 2018. Just ahead of the start of his co-headlining road stretch with MØ, the Norwegian beat maker has roped together a star-studded outfit for a new collaboration dubbed “Miss You.”The track features contributions from Major Lazer and rapper Tory Lanez, is co-written by radio hit gurus Ed Sheeran and Benny […]

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Dua Lipa makes nomination history as Brit Awards announce 2018 nominees [full list]

The 2018 Brit Awards will be held on Feb. 21, with the London-based ceremony set to commemorate the standout British and international artists of the year.Dua Lipa leads the nomination circle with five nominations for British Artist Video Of The Year, British Breakthrough Act, Mastercard British Album Of The Year, British Single, and British Female Solo […]

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N.E.R.D’s self-titled fifth studio album is a chaotic affair rooted in social commentary

No_one Ever Really Dies: even the acronym by which American funk rock supergroup N.E.R.D — Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, and Shay Haley — were founded upon suggests a non-traditional marriage between chic nonchalance and latent sentimentalism. Consider the collective sense of fervid urgency that is currently igniting the veins of millions of disenfranchised American and global citizens, inject a lethal dose of vogue funk and bottle it […]

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See the most-streamed Spotify artists of 2017 [Full List]

Spotify has compiled a list of streaming superlatives, spotlighting the artists that were most frequently streamed in 2017. The music platform’s year-end charts account for the most-streamed artists, top five breakout artists, most-streamed groups, tracks, and albums, and emerging 2017 genres, among other categories. Ed Sheeran sits pretty atop Spotify’s most-streamed song section for “Shape […]

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N.E.R.D reveal ‘No_One Ever Really Dies’ release date and tracklist

Earlier in November, Pharrell Williams ripped through the majority of the looming N.E.R.D record. For the group’s enormous comeback — their first single in seven years — N.E.R.D teamed up with Rihanna on the fervent “Lemons.”  Keeping in mind N.E.R.D’s cultural longevity, as their debut dates back to the early nineties,  Williams soon made it known that he […]

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Ed Sheeran has Spotify’s most-streamed track

We’re now at the point where it’s not about reaching 1 billion plays, it’s about being the most streamed.Major Lazer‘s “Lean On” and laid claim to the most-streamed title in 2016, though it was subsequently unseated by Drake‘s “One Dance,” the first became song to cross the 1 billion streams threshold. EDM reasserted itself when The Chainsmokers’s smash, Halsey-assisted hit […]

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Martin Garrix and Ed Sheeran may release their collaboration after all

Not long ago, Martin Garrix and Ed Sheeran enticed their respective fan bases with news of a collaboration, tentatively titled “Rewind Repeat It.” The news of the project created a substantial amount of buzz among fans that quieted just as quickly as it built once Garrix later announced that the song would not be released then, […]

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Martin Garrix and Ed Sheeran may release their collaboration after all

Not long ago, Martin Garrix and Ed Sheeran enticed their respective fan bases with news of a collaboration, tentatively titled “Rewind Repeat It.” The news of the project created a substantial amount of buzz among fans that quieted just as quickly as it built once Garrix later announced that the song would not be released then, […]

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Yes, Ed Sheeran Was On The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season 7 Premiere, So He Deletes Twitter Account

Just in case you weren’t one of the few billion(ish) people that watched the Game Of Thrones season 7 premiere, you may have missed a cameo of sorts from Ed Sheeran. Yup, you read that right, everyone’s favorite redhead made an appearance on one of the biggest shows around. Why? Well, we have no f*cking […]

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Calvin Harris ranks as highest-paid electronic music artist in Forbes list

In the past year, the world’s 100 highest-paid celebrities pulled in $5.15 billion.Forbes’ annual list of top celebrity earnings puts Diddy at the very top of the list with $130 million, followed by Beyoncé with $105 million and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling with $95 million. In the electronic music world, the top-earning artist appears slots in at #40: Calvin […]

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Alison Wonderland x Naderi – Shape Of U (Cover)

Australian powerhouse Alison Wonderland has released her cover of Ed Sheeran‘s “Shape Of You,” transforming the mega hit into a danceable rework with fellow Sydney producer Naderi. After Alison asked Sheeran’s permission remix the song and got no response, she added her own vocals and imparted a synth happy drop to the new danceable rendition.It’s been a fruitful […]

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Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” Cover By Alison Wonderland & Naderi [Free Download]

When an official remix doesn’t work out, you do the next big thing, a cover. Ed Sheeran‘s “Shape Of You” has been flipped every which way by now, but we bet you haven’t heard it quite like this before. Alison Wonderland teams up with producer Naderi (Flume’s studio-mate) for a one-of-a-kind cover. Download: Ed Sheeran […]

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