Review: Jon Batiste – We Are

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Louisiana native Jon Batiste is a star – there is no question. Throughout the past year, he has been busy with numerous projects and performances, including co-engineering the original motion picture soundtrack for “Soul”, appearing at the Juneteenth celebration in Brooklyn, and continuing his work as the musical director for … Continue Reading →

Lana Del Rey – Chemtrails Over The Country Club

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Lana Del Rey has released her sixth studio album, titled “Chemtrails Over The Country Club”. Two years after “Norman Fucking Rockwell!”, pop music’s most glamorous headline maker returns with a follow-up, but the low-key vibe of the new album is languid compared to its predecessor. The tempos are slow and … Continue Reading →

Here are the Winners of the POP AWARDS 2021, the fourth annual Pop Awards!

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Today is the day. Pop Magazine is ready to announce the winners of the Pop Awards 2021. An incredible number of votes has been cast and counted, and the results are in. We have combined the votes from the public voting with the votes cast by our expert panel of … Continue Reading →

Tom Grennan – Evering Road

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British singer-songwriter Tom Grennan is set to release his sophomore album, “Evering Road”. Grennan, who was born and raised in Bedford, England, and is now based in London, had no aspirations in music initially. But when his plans of a professional sports career stalled, music became his passion. In 2018, … Continue Reading →

Review: Zara Larsson – Poster Girl

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Zara Larsson first came to fame in 2008 when she won the Swedish version of the competition show Got Talent at just ten years old, with stunning renditions of songs by Whitney Houston and Celine Dion. Those who have seen Zara’s performances predicted a great future for her in the … Continue Reading →

Willie Nelson – That’s Life

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Willie Nelson has released his new album, “That’s Life”, a homage to his friend Frank Sinatra. It’s the second Sinatra tribute album from Nelson following 2018’s “My Way” which earned him the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album. Willie Nelson and Frank Sinatra have enjoyed a great friendship … Continue Reading →

One more Week of Voting at the 4th annual Pop Awards

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You are amazing! We are overwhelmed by how many fans have already voted at the Pop Awards 2021. Now there’s one week left to vote for your favorite artists, albums, songs, and music videos. This year, and from now on, the Pop Awards come with five additional categories. You can … Continue Reading →

Lainey Wilson – Sayin’ What I’m Thinkin’

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Lainey Wilson, one of the most buzzed-about rising stars in country music, has released her eagerly anticipated sophomore album, “Sayin’ What I’m Thinkin’”. Originally from a village in Louisiana, the young artist moved to Nashville to pursue her dreams and recently she’s been making waves not only as a singer … Continue Reading →

Review: Tash Sultana – Terra Firma

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Tash Sultana returns with a 14-track gem of a sophomore project: “Terra Firma”. The album is everything that listeners hoped it would be, with spellbinding riffs and vulnerable lyrics guiding listeners every step of the way. But this comes as no surprise to her fans, as Sultana has always been … Continue Reading →

THE SCORE: Fugees album turns 25

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There’s something Pavlovian about the lyrics: “We used to be number ten, now we’re permanent at one.” The opening line of the first single off the legendary second album from the Fugees still conjures up the sonic experience of summer 1996. After all, the song “Fu-Gee-La”, released in December of … Continue Reading →