5 Hip-Hop Artists That Went Against Industry Norms to Achieve Success

Hip-hop has never been about following rules. From the genre’s birth in the late ‘70s to today’s explosion of innovative pop-rap superstars, the music has always rewarded audacious creativity and outside-the-box thinking. While hip-hop has gone mainstream and become the world’s preeminent form of popular music, there are still artists working outside of industry boundaries… Read More 5 Hip-Hop Artists That Went Against Industry Norms to Achieve Success

How Aretha Franklin Took Care of Business (And Where Her Estate Stands Now)

In 2015, Aretha Franklin delivered one of her most indelible performances, singing “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” in tribute to the song’s co-writer, Carole King, at the Kennedy Center Honors. Before starting — and bringing a jubilant King and a teary President Obama to their feet — the singer did something she… Read More How Aretha Franklin Took Care of Business (And Where Her Estate Stands Now)

THREE DAYS GRACE’S TRANSIT OF VENUS DEBUTS AT #5 ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 ALBUM CHART, THEIR THIRD CONSECUTIVE TOP 5

(NEW YORK-October 10, 2012) Multi-platinum selling and award-winning recording artist THREE DAYS GRACE’s fourth album TRANSIT OF VENUS (RCA Records) debuts today on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart at #5, their third consecutive Top 5 album chart debut. TRANSIT OF VENUS also debuts at #1 on the Billboard Hard Music Chart and #4 on… Read More THREE DAYS GRACE’S TRANSIT OF VENUS DEBUTS AT #5 ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 ALBUM CHART, THEIR THIRD CONSECUTIVE TOP 5