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Rihanna claps back with ‘Anti’

It’s been three years of RiRi wielding her middle finger in the air since the release of Unapologetic. Now, she’s dropped the last bomb with Anti. Releasing the album for free on online streaming service Tidal, Rihanna turned her back on pressure from labels, putting the focus on what is
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Sia performs impressively with ‘This Is Acting’

Sia does her job well. She has released six studio albums in a wide range of genres from indie to rock to pop. She gained international recognition and commercial success as a singer after David Guetta used her demo for “Titanium” in 2011, finally launching her incredible and unique voice
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Wet treads cliched, familiar ground on debut album

There’s something about dream pop that never fails to make us feel so poignantly nostalgic. In Wet’s debut album, Don’t You, the Brooklyn-based band brings back those sentimental feelings without hesitation. Wet comprises three members, Joe Valle, Marty Sulkow and Kelly Zutrau, the latter of whom takes the lead as
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An interview with Grammy-nominated singer Emily King

In February, New York-based singer-songwriter Emily King will be embarking on her first headlining North American tour. Known for her strong, soulful voice and poignant, laidback melodies, King has received notable recognition in the R&B world — earning a Grammy nomination for her debut album East Side Story in 2007.
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Ryan Hemsworth subdues electric energy at Pauley Ballroom

What makes Ryan Hemsworth so striking is that he’s a SoundCloud producer who actually has a personality. The alternative EDM producer originally rose to fame by retooling sensual R&B tracks with soft, delicate synths that offer the soothing comfort of a child’s blanket, and his brand has continuously evoked the
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Hoodie Allen

Hoodie Allen drops free EP filled with silly pop-rap goodness

Entrepreneurship manifests itself in a myriad of ways. For UPenn graduate turned Google employee turned rapper Steven Markowitz, better known as Hoodie Allen, entrepreneurship involves gaining 714,000 followers on Twitter, a gang of loyal fans (his Hoodie Mob), and getting millions of hits on YouTube all without a record label.
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