The Notorious B.I.G. reinvented East Coast hip-hop 25 years ago, revitalizing the genre with his incredible 1994 debut album, Ready To Die. Fast forward a quarter of a century, and the six times certified platinum it is regarded as not only one of the best hip-hop albums ever made, but one of the greatest albums of all time.
Ready To Die turns 25 on September 13, and to mark the occasion, Rhino Entertainment is honouring this groundbreaking album with a limited-edition, anniversary box set. Units are individually numbered and limited to 3,500 copies, so you’d better get in fast! Pre-order your copy here.
Kind was recorded in just eleven days, using minimal studio techniques, overdubs or production, providing a captivating and candid snapshot of one of the UK’s most enduring bands. The performances are led by Kelly Jones’ distinct and emotive vocals, revealing a stripped-back vulnerability that underpins the honest and hopeful album.
The 15-track LP features 22 guests in total, including US stars Cardi B, Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, HER, Meek Mill, Skrillex and Khalid; along with the UK’s Stormzy, Dave and J Hus. The track “Remember the Name” reunites old sparring partners Eminem and 50 Cent for the first time on record in over a decade.
Here’s a wrap up of all the rock released this week.
The announcement comes with the premiere of her new music video for the album’s powerfully candid and catchy title track in which Plum celebrates her unwavering dedication to her identity, heritage and family.
OK, so we have serious FOMO watching this!
Our friends at Sunrise on Channel 7 recently spent some quality time with Why Don’t We in Hawaii and captured the entire experience for you guys at home to enjoy. You might remember last month that Sunrise ran a HUGE competition for two lucky fans to go to Hawaii... well. IT HAPPENED!
Now, the original cast album to the Broadway hit show will be released digitally on Friday, April 12th with the physical CD released on Friday, May 10th.
‘UGLYDOLLS SOUNDTRACK’ ANNOUNCES CAST OF MEGA-STAR PERFORMERS INCLUDING KELLY CLARKSON, JANELLE MONáE & MORE!
Now, they have announced the most ambitious and progressive project of their career to date - not one, but two astonishing new albums! Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost - Part 1 is out now, Part 2 will be released later this year.
He's played with The Rolling Stones, rocked Coachella crowds, and Buddy Guy thinks he could be the man to save the blues.
Let's be honest, its almost physically impossible to not love Michael Bublé. So much so, he even released an album to remind us of the emotion we feel when we see his perfect, kind face (it's called love, just in case you didn't know).
So to celebrate the release of love and his general loveliness, here are five reasons to shoot some heart eyes emojis Bublé’s way.