Category: MUSIC NEWS

Quick Hits: Taylor Swift, Stone Temple Pilots, Vans Warped Tour, Gwen Stefani

The initial sales data has been revealed for Taylor Swift‘s new album reputation and as expected, it is poised to be the biggest release of the year. Nielsen Music reports that reputation sold over 1 million copies in the first four days it was available. It’s already the best-selling album of 2017, passing her pal Ed Sheeran‘s record ÷. Of course, Swift kept reputation off streaming services, so it could only be purchased physically or digitally. Swift has now sold a million records for each of her last four releases: reputation, 1989, Red and Speak Now. The surviving members...

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Quick Hits: Hangout Music Festival, American Music Awards, Foo Fighters

The lineup for the 2018 Hangout Music Festival has already been announced. Set for May 18-20 in Gulf Shores, AL, day 1 is headlined by The Killers, Zedd, Portugal. The Man and Cold War Kids. Day 2 is topped by The Chainsmokers, with Halsey, Logic, St. Vincent, Bleachers and others on board. The day 3 lineup is led by Kendrick Lamar, with SZA, Foster the People, AWOLNATION and many other acts playing as well. Check out the full lineup at hangoutmusicfest.com. More performers have been added to the lineup for the 2017 American Music Awards. Lady Gaga, Shawn Mendes...

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