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Bieber: Justice vs Justice

The new album from Justin Bieber, “Justice”‘, is in hot water just after being released. His lawyers have received a cease-and-desist letter from the French band Justice, claiming infringement of their trademarked name. According to a report in Rolling Stone, the problem lies in the graphic design of the word. In both cases, the central […]

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Beyoncé honored at Grammies

It was ladies night at the the 2021 edition of the Grammy Awards, as it honored a number of female artists. On Sunday 14 March 2021, American singer Beyoncé broke the record for most career awards for a female artist at the Grammy Awards, with 28 trophies. Among the awards received were: the trophy for […]

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Rihanna closes her Fenty luxury brand

Rihanna is closing her Fenty luxury brand. Launched as part of a broader range of products that includes lingerie and cosmetics, Fenty fashion label never met with the success she and her partners LVMH had hoped for. Unlike her other ventures, Fenty (which is her family name) was a luxury brand and not widely available. […]

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Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin to get church wedding

This will most likely be one of the most anticipated pop celebrity events of 2019. After a discreet civil wedding in New York in September 2018, Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are set to get a church wedding , surrounded by their friends and their families. Originally planned for February 28th, it has been put back again. According to a report in TMZ, the couple will now […]

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Were Jay-Z and Beyonce’s streaming figures inflated?

It seems like a strange situation. The authorities in Norway have opened an investigation to see if the streaming figures of Jay Z, Kanye West and Beyoncé were over-estimated on the Tidal site. The only reason to do this would be to inflate their earnings from the site.  The Norwegian newspaper Dagens Næringsliv published a report accusing […]

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Dua Lipa covers Drake’s One Dance

Rising Brit singer Dua Lipa covers Spotify hit We always like a good cover. So we were glad to see the British singer Dua Lipa cover “One Dance” by Drake at the Jingle Bell Ball 2016,  organized by Capital FM in London. The line-up included Martin Garrix, Shawn Mendes, Ellie Goulding, Calvin Harris, James Arthur, […]

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Filmmakers challenge new Beyoncé Formation video

Beyoncé “Formation” video in hot water The video for Beyoncé‘s “Formation” video has dropped, and is the subject of a little misunderstanding. Within a day or two of the clip hitting the networks, two American film-makers, Chris Black and Abteen Bagheri, were on social networks claiming it used large extracts of their documentary on the […]

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Is Adele’s “Hello” actually a love song?

  What makes us think “Hello” is a love song? Adele has made a sensational return to the charts with the single “Hello”. It has all the hallmarks of her best music: a  restrained backing track, an orchestral feel at the right moment, her voice that goes from cool and controlled in the verse to […]

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Drake enters Billboard chart with November 18 on November 18

Canadian singer/rapper Drake re-entered the Billboard Twitter chart on November 18 2014 with a track called “November 18”. The date refers to the first time he met Lil’ Wayne, with whom he has toured a lot and is currently recording. The charts reflect the number of people that referred to the track on that day, […]

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Beyonce cover songs performed by two guys

This one goes (almost) without comment. Two guys decided to cover some of Beyonce‘s songs. No, actually they decided to cover all of the songs from her self-titled album as they couldn’t decide which one to sing. Plus, they did it all in five minutes. The result is pretty amazing! Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying […]