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SG Lewis Announces Long-Awaited Debut Album 'Times' Photo SG Lewis Announces Long-Awaited Debut Album 'Times'
by BWW News Desk - October 27, 2020

Following the release of his huge summer single 'Chemicals.'...
Music Educator Award Semifinalists Announced By The Recording Academy Photo Music Educator Award Semifinalists Announced By The Recording Academy
by TV News Desk - October 13, 2020

A total of 25 music teachers from 24 cities across 16 states, have been announced as semifinalists for the Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy® and GRAMMY Museum®. ...
Black Coffee and Celeste Release 'Ready For You' Photo Black Coffee and Celeste Release 'Ready For You'
by TV News Desk - September 17, 2020

International superstar DJ Black Coffee has joined forces with exciting young UK singer-songwriter Celeste on new single ‘Ready For You’, out 17th September. ...
MARY J. BLIGE's personal, vulnerable 1994 second album 'My Story' being re-pressed fo Photo MARY J. BLIGE's personal, vulnerable 1994 second album 'My Story' being re-pressed for its anniversary
by BWW News Desk - August 18, 2020

The Yonkers-raised singer, recorded her 3x platinum 1992 debut, What’s the 411?, with Sean “Puffy” Combs behind the board. ...
Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Shares 'Ocean Blues' Video Photo Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Shares 'Ocean Blues' Video
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2020

Saint Mars have shared the music video for their single, 'Ocean Blues', which was released the 10th of July via Grá Mór Phonic Records....
Nelly to Perform 'Country Grammar' in Its Entirety on MelodyVR to Celebrate 20th Anni Photo Nelly to Perform 'Country Grammar' in Its Entirety on MelodyVR to Celebrate 20th Anniversary
by TV News Desk - July 20, 2020

Last month marked the 20th Anniversary of the release of Nelly's diamond certified debut album, Country Grammar, and to celebrate, the hip hop icon is taking fans back to the summer of 2000 with a special live performance of the album in its entirety, for the first time ever....
VIDEO: Watch D. Smith's Performance At NYC Pride Photo VIDEO: Watch D. Smith's Performance At NYC Pride
by BWW News Desk - July 01, 2020

Fans of transgender producer/artist D. Smith were both delighted and reminded of her undeniable talent when she dropped the video for her track , ' That's Why I Love You'  ...
NEEDTOBREATHE Release New Song 'Who Am I' Photo NEEDTOBREATHE Release New Song 'Who Am I'
by TV News Desk - June 25, 2020

GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE have released “Who Am I”, the fourth song off their highly anticipated new album, Out of Body. The emotionally charged track is available to stream and download starting today....
BWW Exclusive: In Honor of Gay Pride - THE 101 GREATEST LGBTQ SONGS/ANTHEMS OF ALL TI Photo BWW Exclusive: In Honor of Gay Pride - THE 101 GREATEST LGBTQ SONGS/ANTHEMS OF ALL TIME - from Judy Garland to Lady Gaga, from Gloria Gaynor to Frank Ocean
by Peter Nason - June 24, 2020

Happy Gay Pride! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest LGBTQ songs and anthems from 1920-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the grade!...
Oumou Sangare Releases New Album ACOUSTIC Photo Oumou Sangare Releases New Album ACOUSTIC
by TV News Desk - June 19, 2020

Today, Malian superstar Oumou Sangaré released her new album Acoustic on all digital services via Nø Førmat (physical release coming August 28)....
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Fr Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, John Lennon, Kendrick Lamar & More
by Peter Nason - June 18, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!...
Urban Legends Honors Black Music Month With Weekly Streaming Events Photo Urban Legends Honors Black Music Month With Weekly Streaming Events
by TV News Desk - June 17, 2020

Urban Legends today announced a month-long celebration of Black Music Month that includes live DJ sets, new mini-documentaries about James Brown, new episodes of the docu-series Through the Lens, and new releases of re-mixes of classic songs....
The Roots Picnic 2020 Partners With Michelle Obama's 'When We All Vote' For Virtual F Photo The Roots Picnic 2020 Partners With Michelle Obama's 'When We All Vote' For Virtual Festival Experience
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2020

This year, in partnership with Michelle Obama's national, nonpartisan nonprofit organization, When We All Vote, The Roots are launching the 13th Annual Roots Picnic as a virtual broadcast experience on Saturday, June 27th, exclusively on YouTube. The event is Executive Produced by Shawn Gee (Live Na...
NEEDTOBREATHE Releases New Song 'Survival' Photo NEEDTOBREATHE Releases New Song 'Survival'
by TV News Desk - June 11, 2020

GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE have released 'Survival' (feat. Drew & Ellie Holcomb), the third track off their forthcoming album, Out of Body. Additionally, the band have announced the album will arrive on August 28th via Elektra Records/Centricity Music. Out of Body is available f...
Oumou Sangare Releases Video For 'Djoukourou' Photo Oumou Sangare Releases Video For 'Djoukourou'
by TV News Desk - June 03, 2020

Today, Malian superstar Oumou Sangaré released her song and video “Djoukourou,” the first single released from her new album Acoustic....
Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Releases 'Pacific State' Video Photo Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Releases 'Pacific State' Video
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Saint Mars will be sharing the music video for their latest single, 'Pacific State' via AntiFragile Music....
The Rentals Release New Single + Video 'INFORMATION (And The Island In The Sky)' Photo The Rentals Release New Single + Video 'INFORMATION (And The Island In The Sky)'
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2020

Today, The Rentals release their new single and '50s science fiction-inspired music video “INFORMATION (And The Island In The Sky).” ...
Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Releases 'Pacific State' Single Photo Indie Rock Band Saint Mars Releases 'Pacific State' Single
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2020

Saint Mars have released their latest single, 'Pacific State' on the 8th of May via AntiFragile Music....
NEEDTOBREATHE Announce New Album OUT OF BODY Photo NEEDTOBREATHE Announce New Album OUT OF BODY
by TV News Desk - April 30, 2020

GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE have announced their seventh studio album Out of Body will arrive later this year on Elektra Records. The album is introduced by two brand new songs entitled 'Hang On' and 'Seasons'. ...
SG Lewis Returns With New Single 'Chemicals' Photo SG Lewis Returns With New Single 'Chemicals'
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2020

Today sees songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist SG Lewis return with a brand new single 'Chemicals' via Casablanca/Republic Records in North America...
TIDAL to Livestream BET's 'Saving Our Selves' Tonight for Free Photo TIDAL to Livestream BET's 'Saving Our Selves' Tonight for Free
by TV News Desk - April 22, 2020

Today BET announces partnership with  TIDAL, global music and entertainment platform, to live-stream the a?oeSAVING OUR SELVES: A BET COVID-19 RELIEF EFFORT,a??special for free on TIDAL.com/BET....
BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020)
by Peter Nason - April 16, 2020

The Beatles! Rihanna! Michael Jackson! Johnny Cash! Kanye West! The Rolling Stones! Aretha Franklin! Bob Dylan! Miles Davis! Nirvana! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest albums from the rock and rap era (1950-2020); see if your favorites made the grade!...
Idris Elba Creates 'Inspirational Collage' For 'Need You' By Emanuel Photo Idris Elba Creates 'Inspirational Collage' For 'Need You' By Emanuel
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2020

Emanuel's beguiling new single 'Need You' is getting an inspiring official music video courtesy of Idris Elba, the internet and those in self-isolation....
Psychobilly Cult Trio THE BRAINS Announces New Album Photo Psychobilly Cult Trio THE BRAINS Announces New Album
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2020

Canadian cult psychobilly trio THE BRAINS will be releasing their 8th studio album Satana Tarantula on April 10th via Batcave Records with worldwide distribution by Cleopatra....
Collective Soul Announces 'Just Looking Around 2020' Summer Tour With Better Than Ezr Photo Collective Soul Announces 'Just Looking Around 2020' Summer Tour With Better Than Ezra And Special Guest Tonic
by TV News Desk - March 16, 2020

COLLECTIVE SOUL's 25-year tradition of non-stop touring kicked off in Englewood, NJ on February 12 and will continue throughout the rest of the year. In addition to various headlining shows booked throughout April, the band will join forces with Better Than Ezra and special guest Tonic for the “Just...