Friday Mar 21
[Editorials] 5 Rappers Poised For Rap/EDM Crossover Success
From A$AP Rocky to Angel Haze, the recent success of EDM-infused Hip Hop has ushered in a crop of artists poised to capitalize on cross-genre crossover appeal.
The Chainsmokers' paint-by-numbers virality
Conventional wisdom holds that the explosive, meme-enabled viral popularity of surprise hits like Baauer's "Harlem Shake" is one of those things that simply can't be bought, that it has to occur organically in order for people to buy in, and that the magic evaporates as soon as anyone sees a marketer's fingerprints on it.
The Sydney Morning Herald
Future Music fails to fire
Those drawn to this year's Future Music Festival by the names outside its bread-and-butter genre of electronica might have left disappointed.
Calvin Harris and Zedd Lead iHeartRadio Awards EDM...
Radio and EDM haven't always been best friends, but in the past year they've been inseparable.
This Week In Billboard Chart History: Lady Gaga Lands Hot 100's 1,000th No. 1
Three years ago this week, 'Born This Way' debuted as a landmark leader. Plus, remembering key chart feats for Madonna, Celine Dion and Baauer Roberta Flack crowned the Billboard Hot 100 with "Killing Me Softly With His Song."