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  • Adele's 'Water Under the Bridge' climbs Adult Top 40 nearing top 10

    Adele's 'Water Under the Bridge' climbs Adult Top 40 nearing top 10

    Adele's monumental 25 is continuing on with a fourth single from the set and second geared towards Adult Contemporary. "Water Under the Bridge" officially became the single to follow "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)" on November 14 and is quickly climbing up the target charts. "Water" is eyeing the...
  • Justin Bieber's "Sorry" was the most watched music video in 2016, with over 2 billion views

    It’s too late now! Justin Bieber’s ‘Sorry’ was the most watched music video of 2016

    Is it too late now to say sorry? Probably. It’s not too late however to get down to Justin Bieber’s “Sorry,” which was reportedly the most watched music video this past year. Love him or hate him, the polarizing former teen pop star made the transition into a man with his comeback album, Purpose...
  • 10 Best Tours of 2016

    10 Best Tours of 2016

    While many are looking towards 2017 and all of the daily announcements of who will be hitting the road next, it isn't too late to remember the best of this year. 2016 was chock full of excellent tours, ranging from the usual to the wildly unexpected. With so many great acts hitting the road...
  • Top 10 most watched music videos on VEVO in 2016

    Top 10 most watched music videos on VEVO in 2016

    One vital way to hear new music in this digital age is by watching music videos. According to the press release sent out today, in 2016 on the platform VEVO, music videos had 20 billion worldwide views a month. The leader of the pack in most watched music videos for the year is none other than pop...
  • Grammys 2017: The young artists snag the nominations

    Grammys 2017: The young artists snag the nominations

    While 2016 has been a tough year for most, there’s one thing that everyone can agree on: it was a great year for music. From favorites like Adele and Kanye West releasing new albums, to seeing artists like Chance the Rapper and Anderson .Paak rise up—the industry has seen a solid year for great...
  • Adele makes waves with new single 'Water Under the Bridge'

    Adele makes waves with new single 'Water Under the Bridge'

    U.K. singer-songwriter Adele's "Water Under the Bridge" continues to climb the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Her latest single has reached No. 78 on the Dec. 17 edition of the tally. "Water Under the Bridge" is the fourth single from Adele's massively successful 25 album. It follows lead single "Hello...
  • Best No. 1 single 2016

    Best No. 1 single 2016

    We now know there's a certain songwriting formula for catchiness, but crafting a true smash hit is still an enigmatic feat. A No. 1 song needs to feel both original and obvious, timely, yet ageless, artistic, but relatable. A true hit dictates and reflects the soul and spirit of current popular...
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    Adele's last show of her tour was the best

    Adele started her tour 107 performances ago and the last of the tour was  on Nov. 21.  It had been cancelled due to illness in August and rescheduled at the end of her tour. She apologized several times during the show to the 15,000 fans and said, “This is going to be the best one because I was...
  • Adele will wrap her massive world tour with a two night stint at Wembley Stadium in London on June 29 and July 1.   

    Adele plots homecoming finale at Wembley Stadium in London

    Adele has brought audiences worldwide to tears, laughter and awe as her magnificent tour has made its way through Europe, Asia, North and South America. After visiting Australia and New Zealand next spring, she will wrap her tour with a very special summer performance in her hometown of London...
  • Adele just announced she will play her first-ever New Zealand show on March 23 in Auckland.

    Adele announces first New Zealand show

    Kiwis will soon be saying Kia Ora to Adele! The English superstar will soon touch down in New Zealand for her first-ever show in the country. Her massive world tour will make a pit stop at Auckland’s Mt. Smart Stadium on March 23 after a string of dates in Australia. Not only will she make her...
  • Adele performed at the Palacio De Los Deportes in Mexico City on Nov. 14. 

    Watch: Adele has zero chill with unexpected concert guest

    Adele is universally beloved by all humans, and, apparently, some members of other species too. At a recent show, the English superstar came into contact with a passionate audience member unique from her typical demographic. On Monday night (Nov. 14), Adele was performing at Mexico City's Palacio de...
  • Adele announces Australian tour dates

    Adele announces Australian tour dates

    Pop superstar Adele has announced tour dates in Australia, marking the very first time she will visit the country in early 2017. Crafting a new stage for the stadium performances, the shows will feature a 360 degree in-the-round experience for fans. Adele's Australian visit will open up in Perth...
  • Paul McCartney seen performing the Mannequin Challenge.

    Paul McCartney channels Rae Sremmurd’s ‘Black Beatles’ for his #MannequinChallenge

    So apparently the #MannequinChallenge thing is a legitimate social media phenomenon at this point, or at least it is now that Sir Paul McCartney has entered the playing field. Recently, fellow pop star Adele had some fun with the social trend and Jon Bon Jovi had teamed up with Presidential hopeful...
  • Adele gets in on the Mannequin Challenge

    Adele gets in on the Mannequin Challenge

    If you frequent social media lately, you may have seen the world's newest craze: the Mannequin Challenge. With even presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, alongside rock star Jon Bon Jovi, getting in on the trend in a video encouraging fans to vote, the latest celebrity to participate in the...
  • Bruno Mars performed a cover of Adele's "All I Ask," which he co-wrote, at BBC's Radio 1 Live Lounge. 

    Bruno Mars shows off his version of Adele's 'All I Ask'

    Bruno Mars may not appear on the recording of the song he co-wrote with Adele, but he certainly knows the words. Mars stopped by the BBC 1 Live Lounge on Wednesday (Nov. 2) to show off his take on "All I Ask," a track he penned with the pop superstar for her most recent album 25. Mars evoked the...
  • The biggest concerts to hit the DFW area in November 2016

    The biggest concerts to hit the DFW area in November 2016

    November is almost here and with the month comes some of the biggest concerts to hit Dallas this autumn. From the biggest female star in the world to one of the greatest female country singers of all time, there is something this month for everyone who loves major concerts and shows. Here is a look...
  • Adele's Live Tour 2016 grosses $150 million with one month remaining

    Adele's Live Tour 2016 grosses $150 million with one month remaining

    Powerhouse Adele is reaping the benefits of another No. 1 best-selling album. It's been certified Diamond by the RIAA with nearly all units in actual sales. 25 was only available for purchase or track downloads for the first seven months and then was released to streaming. To promote the album and...
  • Adele is currently on the North American leg of her world tour. 

    Adele's boyfriend surprises her with romantic confetti

    Adele always wraps her shows by releasing confetti with hand-written lyrics over the audience, but at a recent performance, fans received some unfamiliar words. Adele's Oct. 16 Nashville show may have overlapped with her fifth anniversary with boyfriend Simon Konecki, but he made sure the occasion...
  • The 2016 American Music Awards will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 8:00pm ET on ABC.

    Check out the 2016 American Music Awards nominees

    Fans are the ultimate deciders of an artist's fate, and next month, they'll make their opinions loud and clear at the biggest fan-voted award show, the 2016 American Music Awards. Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten just unveiled the six categories of nominees live on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and said...
  • Adele earns second Diamond certified record with '25'

    Adele earns second Diamond certified record with '25'

    Since Adele broke out into the mainstream music scene, she has dominated with her unique vocal styling and honest songwriting. Her sophomore 21 album exploded worldwide and she's since gained superstar status. Her third record released in November 2015 has now made even more strides than it already...
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