Music Features

8 December 2015

The Overtones exclusive - the band's Christmas Corkers

The Overtones are one of our favourite groups here at Female First, and so with the news that their new Christmas album is available now, we got the boys to ...
8 December 2015

Joni Sledge exclusive - iconic Sister Sledge singer gives her top 10 female empowerment songs

I had a ball writing this list, listening to these women empowerment masterpieces! Here goes my top 10. Cheers! I love the wisdom in this song. It is saying 'get ...

7 December 2015

2016 Grammy Awards: Complete list of nominations revealed

Album of the Year Song of the Year Record of the Year ...
2 December 2015

East 17's Tony Mortimer takes us through the nation's most-loathed Christmas songs

With 21 years gone since 'Stay Another Day' went to number one in the UK for Christmas, East 17's Tony Mortimer has partnered with Morrisons to reveal the result of ...
30 November 2015

The Honey Ants new music video - 'Lies'

London based duo The Honey Ants released new single 'Lies' earlier this month, and the video for the piece came soon after. Made up of John Grimsey and Rebecca Hamer, the ...

27 November 2015

Janet Devlin shares 15 things she wants YOU to know about HER!

With her gorgeous festive EP 'December Daze' out now, singer/songwriter Janet Devlin is the artist who caught the public's attention during the eighth series of The X Factor, with her ...

26 November 2015

Listen to samples of all of Coldplay's new songs from upcoming album 'A Head Full Of Dreams'

Out December 4, 'A Head Full Of Dreams' is Coldplay's latest record and the follow-up to 2014 release 'Ghost Stories', the band's sixth consecutive worldwide chart-topping record. Choosing not to ...
25 November 2015

Exclusive video premiere - Laura Leighe's 'Boys Just Wanna Have Fun'

From Oklahoma, USA, Laura Leighe is an exciting Southern Belle with an infectious voice and personality to boot, combining her own modern sound with vintage keys and brass, culminating in ...

23 November 2015

Listen to Katy Perry's Christmas single

Katy Perry is back in a way we've never seen before, dropping her brand new Christmas single 'Every Day Is A Holiday' as the backing tune for H&M's Christmas campaign, ...
18 November 2015

One to watch: Le Grind with 'Pillow Talk'

Forming the group on the sticky dancefloor of a nightclub in Queens, Le Grind are a pair of musicians who chanced upon one another whilst singing along to a Prince ...

16 November 2015

NJ Taylor exclusive guest blog - Anti-bullying Week

Bullying is a topic really close to my heart. I was actually bullied my entire childhood. I never really liked talking about it. As a matter of fact, until this ...

15 November 2015

Exclusive music video premiere - Sheila Gordhan & Roger Sanchez present 'Smile'

Cracking the top 5 in the club charts as a vocalist on Samsara's 'Ten Feet High', London-based singer/songwriter Sheila Gordhan returns with her first official single 'Smile', set for release ...

13 November 2015

Carl McIntosh talks about his top 10 career moments

Carl McIntosh of Loose Ends will be performing with the band at this year's exciting Great Voices of Soul gigs in the UK, with The S.O.S. Band, Gwen Dickey, Meli'sa ...

12 November 2015

Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Rita Ora by Jennifer Wiley and Douglas Wight

Rita Ora is one of the hottest pop stars in Britain, with four number one singles, a number one album, an acclaimed stint on The Voice and who is now ...
10 November 2015

Listen to Kylie Minogue and James Corden collaborate on Christmas single 'Only You'

Kylie Minogue is joined on brand new festive single 'Only You' by James Corden, in the first cut from forthcoming album 'Kylie Christmas' out on November 13. "As a fan ...
8 November 2015

The song you need to listen to - Emin's 'Boomerang' with Nile Rodgers

"Nile and I met at a charity event in New York City in May 2015 and really hit it off. From there, our paths kept crossing before we decided that we ...
7 November 2015

Nina Schofield exclusive guest blog - Being a gluten intolerant pop star on tour

Allergies and intolerances... lots of us have them, and even more of us judge them. In a growing world of fads and crazes, it's easy to understand how many of ...

6 November 2015

Introducing: Aurora - the girl behind the voice in this year's John Lewis Christmas advert

Today (November 6), John Lewis released its 2015 Christmas advert Man on the Moon, with Norwegian singer/songwriter Aurora providing the vocals for Oasis track 'Half The World Away' throughout the ...

2 November 2015

I joined Grindr to 'sing' Adele's new song Hello to the men of the UK - here are the results...

So, we've mostly all seen the story of the woman who text her ex-boyfriend using only Adele lyrics, and it immediately got me thinking... just how would the men of ...
26 October 2015

Justin Bieber wins five MTV EMAs - see the full 2015 results

Justin Bieber was the big winner at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Italy on Sunday (25.10.15). The 21-year-old singer - who was nominated in six categories - took home ...
23 October 2015

Listen to Adele's stunning comeback single 'Hello'

Adele is back with her brand new comeback single 'Hello', the first cut from her forthcoming album '25' which is set to be released next month. The music video for ...
21 October 2015

Sally Caitlin exclusive debut music video premiere - 'Stuck In Limbo'

21-year-old Sally Caitlin is a singer/songwriter and pianist from Manchester, who's spent the last 12 months working alongside producers The Next Room to put together an EP, whilst also garnering ...

20 October 2015

Watch Stooshe's brilliant new music video for comeback single 'Lock Down'

Stooshe are finally back with their new comeback single 'Lock Down', and the visuals for the piece, directed by Damien Sandoval have been exclusively revealed today (October 20) by MTV. ...

20 October 2015

See Ben Haenow and Kelly Clarkson team up in the music video for new single 'Second Hand Heart'

Shooting his first ever music video with vocal powerhouse Kelly Clarkson, Ben Haenow is back with brand new collaborative single 'Second Hand Heart', filming in Nashville in visuals directed by ...
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