4th December 2018 | Music
Interviewing a pop star is always an apprehensive situation to find yourself in.
On one hand, it’s likely that both yourself and the entire world has been listening to their music on repeat for the past however many months and weeks. So, you’re excited and filled with whatever emotions they’ve made you feel through their ballads.
On the other hand – you’re terrified. Your stomach fills with bubbles as you scroll through Twitter reading all of the fan messages about what they would like you to ask them, how much it would “make their life” to meet that artist, and so on. What if they hate you? What if they walk out of the room because you offended them? What if…
“Oh, I know James! How are you?” – those are the first words I hear out of Sabrina Carpenter’s mouth when her publicist introduces us. In that moment, it’s easy to forget that she has 15.5M followers on Instagram, and 635M views on YouTube, and hundreds of millions of streams on Spotify. She’s giggling and laughing and being, well to be frank, a human. It’s a welcome change in the pop industry.
Despite the fact that Sabrina Carpenter’s sophomore album was called ‘EVOLution’, you could easily argue that it’s in her new set, ‘Singular: Act I’ (Act II is due out in 2019) where she has gone through her biggest career development so far.
Across the 8 songs on the album, she makes it clear that she’s a mature, well-adjusted pop icon. On lead single ‘Sue Me’ she revels in the glory of being able to live her best life after breaking up with an ex (“Well sue me, for looking so pretty tonight”), on fan favourite ‘Bad Time’ she calls it…
3rd December 2018 | Music
Holy Swift is a weekly podcast where three Taylor Swift superfans (Jessica Zaleski, Krista Doyle, and Kelly Boyles) dissect the entire Swift discography (Swiftography?), song-by-song, in meticulous detail. But not, like, in a creepy way.
On this week's episode, we're joined by Nylon and Glamour writer Jill Gutowitz to talk about Ariana Grande's iconic new music video, meeting Taylor, and the song 'Bad Blood'.
Listen to the full episode below.
In Episode 101, we're joined by Nylon and Glamour writer Jill Gutowitz to talk about Ariana Grande's iconic new music video, meeting Taylor, and the song Bad Blood. (71 minutes)
3rd December 2018 | Music
Every week, Myles McCaulskey presents all of the stories you need to know from the world of hip-hop to help you kickstart your week!
On the latest edition of 'Myles' Hip-Hop Highlights' he talks about Stormzy's new Adidas line, DJ Akademics in the heat over 6ix9ine's arrest and Meek Mill's new album.
Listen to the full episode below!
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Listen to the latest episode of Myles' Hip-Hop Highlights chatting about Stormzy's new Adidas line, DJ Akademics in the heat over 6ix9ine's arrest and Meek Mill's new album. (8 minutes)