Music You Should Know

Music You Should Know: Weezer and Justin Timberlake

Whoever doesn’t love surprise singles isn’t a very fun person!  Weezer shocked one fan who asked them to cover an 80’s smash hit while JT finished his next #1 song in a week before dropping it with no announcement whatsoever.   Weezer – Africa This is what happens when you listen to your fans!  Weezer…Continue Reading

56th Annual Grammy Awards - Clive Davis and the Recording Academy's Pre-Grammy Gala and Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Lucian Grainge - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: A Great Big World and Alessia Cara

While Alessia says growing up is painful, A Great Big World say they’d do anything to be kids again!   Alessia Cara – Growing Pains It’s been awhile since Alessia Cara released new music, so allow “Growing Pains” to enlighten us about what she’s been up to for the past three years. Growing pains, Alessia…Continue Reading

2018 Radio Disney Music Awards - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: Daughtry and Meghan Trainor

Daughtry and Meghan Trainor are teasing their upcoming albums the best way they know how… with new music!   Daughtry – Deep End Daughtry is back and is teasing his 5th studio album, “Cage To Rattle”, which will be released on July 27th. So why does Daughtry sound a little different here? Well, that’s what…Continue Reading

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards - MusiCares Person of the Year Honoring Tom Petty - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: Leon Bridges and Bazzi

It’s all about love songs this week… and one that became a pretty big meme!   Leon Bridges – Beyond It’s romantic destiny, according to Leon Bridges.  This song is about a guy realizing that he just might be head-over-heels for someone and his mind starts wondering if she’s “the one.”  This delicious anxiety sums…Continue Reading

2017 American Music Awards - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: John Mayer and Alessia Cara

While Alessia’s career is just getting started and she’s adjusting to the change, John Mayer is 100% done with being famous.   Alessia Cara – Growing Pains It’s been awhile since Alessia Cara released new music, so allow “Growing Pains” to enlighten us about what she’s been up to for the past three years.  Growing…Continue Reading

2017 American Music Awards - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: Echosmith and P!nk

Nothing’s wrong with being emotionally vulnerable in a song… in fact, both P!nk and Echosmith excel at that!   Echosmith –  Over My Head Echosmith is back and the band has evolved beyond their “cool kids” days.  This is the first single off their upcoming album, their 2nd overall, Inside a Dream. The band is…Continue Reading

Maroon 5 in Concert on NBC's "Today Show" at Rockefeller Center in New York City - September 1, 2014

Music You Should Know: Lauv and Maroon 5

Love and respect is the theme this week! Lauv – I Like Me Better If you wanted to know what that cloying song you heard on the radio that preached about how his romance made him a better person… this is it.   This sweet tune is enough to rot your teeth a little because it…Continue Reading

2016 Miss USA Competition - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: A Great Big World and Backstreet Boys

Nostalgia has been hitting us hard lately.  We all wish we could be younger and dream about being front row at a BSB concert…   Backstreet Boys – Don’t Go Breaking My Heart We’re living in a time of nostalgia, people.  We don’t want to grow up, we want to be kids again!  With Britney…Continue Reading

"An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: Jason Mraz and Lovely The Band

Sometimes, you need to revive an old sound to make a song sound like a summer smash!   Jason Mraz – Have It All There’s a special meaning behind this song and Jason Mraz hopes everyone takes something away from it.  Sure, the word has changed so much from when Mraz first introduced himself to…Continue Reading

Z100 Jingle Ball 2016 - Arrivals

Music You Should Know: Niall Horan and AJR

Sometimes, you need to revive an old sound to make a song sound like a summer smash!   Niall Horan – On The Loose Niall’s been pretty busy since that One Direction hiatus… he’s back with a brand new song that, really, is one of our favorites from him! There’s a reason why this is…Continue Reading