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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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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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Taylor Swift and Big Machine Records advertise the pop star’s new album “Reputation” on Ashley Force

Taylor Swift and Big Machine Records advertise the pop star’s new album “Reputation” on Ashley Force’s Funny Car, which I’ve now nicknamed The Big Machine. Didn’t expect to see T-Swift news on Jalopnik today? Look what The NHRA made me do. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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German artist Casper accuses Taylor Swift of plagiarism on ‘…Ready For It?’

Taylor Swift‘s most recent single returned her to the center of the public eye, where fellow artists would train their eyes on Taylor for all of the wrong reasons. Several artists, including A-Trak, have chastised Swift for her use of music as a medium of retribution following the release of her first single, “Look What […]

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Producers react to Taylor Swift’s EDM-adjacent dumpster fire

In what can fairly be qualified as either an EDM-adjacent dumpster fire or a bizarrely delusional “aural tantrum,” embattled pop star Taylor Swift has attempted a comeback in a way that few could have expected.Or, perhaps, “Look What You Made Me Do” is exactly what we all expected: a mind bogglingly petty piece of straight up bad music.Swift reportedly released […]

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