Review: Raye – My 21st Century Blues

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While messing around at a friend’s party at age 14, Rachel Keen a.k.a. Raye, had her first encounter with drugs, getting high from second-hand smoke, an experience which led her to write the song “Hotbox” – and she got discovered. Since then, Raye has made a name for herself in … Continue Reading →

Ava Max – Diamonds & Dancefloors

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“Diamonds & Dancefloors”, the sophomore album by dance-pop star Ava Max, is out now. The follow-up to her Platinum-certified debut LP “Heaven & Hell” comes with a number of bangers for the dance club, but the new collection of songs can’t compete with her hit-filled record from 2020. Canadian musician … Continue Reading →

John Legend: The Legendary Career of an Artist Extraordinaire

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When it comes to the most naturally gifted musicians and songwriters in history, few will be able to match the talent and accolades of John Legend. Born John Roger Stephens, his musical skills can be traced back to a church-centered upbringing as he came from a musically gifted family highly … Continue Reading →

Welcome to the POP AWARDS 2023, the sixth annual Pop Awards

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Each new year, while eagerly looking ahead to what the future holds and if our favorite artists will release new records, we also reflect on the mountain of great music released in the past 365 days. At Pop Magazine, we recognize the beautiful musical works published over the last twelve … Continue Reading →

Third Print Edition of Pop Magazine is coming soon

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A new print edition of Pop Magazine will be published later this month. American superstar John Legend appears on the cover of our third special issue. The cover story takes a closer look at the artist’s legendary career and his latest LP. The soul singer has delivered one of the … Continue Reading →

New Playlists for You

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Pop Magazine has just published three new playlists for you, featuring the 50 best albums, songs, and music videos of 2022. These fantastic playlists are based on Pop Magazine’s annual best-of lists. We present the Best Albums of 2022 with music by John Legend, J. Ivy, Hannah Baiardi, Jonathan Jeremiah, … Continue Reading →

Review: Gentleman – Mad World

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Gentleman has been on the reggae scene since the late 90s, after discovering his love for the genre during several trips to Jamaica. The singer from Germany has since proven that, although he was born on the wrong side of the world, his talent as a reggae artist is unstoppable. … Continue Reading →

First Aid Kit – Palomino

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Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit has released their fifth studio album, “Palomino”. Sisters Klara and Johanna deliver the new LP at the end of a year that started with the tenth anniversary concert of their stellar sophomore album “The Lion’s Roar” and the introduction of a new band which … Continue Reading →

Review: Meghan Trainor – Takin’ It Back

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Since she stomped to the top of the charts with her body-positive hit single “All About That Bass” in 2014, Meghan Trainor has successfully experimented with several musical genres, from R&B and hip-hop on her album “Thank You”, to dance-pop on her album “Treat Myself”. She has now come up … Continue Reading →

The Big Moon – Here Is Everything

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“Here Is Everything”, the third studio album by British rock band The Big Moon, has been released. The all-female group was formed by frontwoman Juliette Jackson in 2014 and three years later the debut LP “Love In The 4th Dimension” came out, receiving critical acclaim for its nostalgic indie rock … Continue Reading →