Archive | sam smith

Step aside, men: Study of pop music finds rise in sadness, upward trend in female chart toppers

I’m gunna let you finish, Kanye, but uh… Female singers with upbeat dance songs are far more likely to top the music charts nowadays, according to new findings by researchers at the University of California, Irvine. The study also found a downward musical trend in happiness and an increase in sadness. The study, published in the […]

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MK delivers house take of Sam Smith’s ‘Pray’ [Stream]

Sam Smith’s smooth vocals settle in nicely on house tracks. Disclosure knew it and exemplified it on “Latch,” and now, MK proves that he too has noted the fluid electronic crossover potential inherent in Smith’s voice on his remix of Smith’s song, “Pray.” MK doubles down minute wise on his house oriented take of the […]

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Grammys add Kendrick, Miley Cyrus and more to performers for 2018 ceremonies

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards has added Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith, Elton John, Miley Cyrus, and U2 to its list of performers for the Madison Square Garden event in New York City on January 28.Lamar, who is also nominated for seven awards including album of the year, will reportedly open the show.Previously announced Grammy performers for […]

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Galantis provide silky smooth remix of Sam Smith’s ‘Too Good At Goodbyes’

Galantis have hit a patch of good production form, having been buoyed by the commercial success of their second studio album, The Aviary, which peaked at a respectable fourth place on the Billboard Dance Music charts.Aiming to conserve the momentum they’ve gathered over the past few weeks, the Swedish duo just dropped a slick new […]

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Sam Smith – Too Good At Goodbyes (Snakehips Remix)

Snakehips made a name for themselves for savvy, ebullient RnB originals and remixes that are both sexy and energetic. They also have a proven ear for selecting strong vocalists. It should be no surprise then, that the duo have been tabbed to remix Sam Smith’s “Too Good At Goodbyes.”Intriguingly, the production duo lean into the melancholy […]

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The Hot 25: September 29, 2017

The Hot 25 is the definitive playlist series running through dance music culture and hand­-delivering you the essential tracks of the week. Whether it’s the hottest or quickest trending tracks, brand new music from your favorite artists, or songs from the unknown that should be landing on your radar, Dancing Astronaut brings you 25 carefully […]

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