Music Features

1 August 2015

5 albums to listen to this August

Following the split of his band, Turner decided to go after a solo career and really shouldn't have looked back since! Going from strength to strength with every release, he's ...
31 July 2015

Listen to new Jess Glynne track 'Why Me'

Jess Glynne has today unleashed a brand new album track 'Why Me', produced by Knox Brown and taken from her upcoming LP release 'I Cry When I Laugh', dropping on ...
31 July 2015

Kate Rounding's top tips on finding yourself a career in the music industry

My background as a musician and music educator has given me the opportunity to work on many creative projects within the industry. Some of the most enjoyable moments include performing ...

30 July 2015

Listen to Aiden Grimshaw's brand new track 'Virtually Married'

Releasing his first album in 2012 and managing to scale the top 20 in the UK albums chart, Aiden Grimshaw has spent the time since crafting and honing his talent ...

30 July 2015

Madonna teases fans with clips from rehearsals for her Rebel Heart Tour - watch

Madonna is teasing her fans with clips from rehearsals for her upcoming Rebel Heart World Tour, and it looks like the singer will be hitting the headlines for controversial reasons ...
29 July 2015

Natascha Hagen exclusive guest blog - The Bucket List

For those of you who haven't yet heard of it: It's a list of things that you would like to do before you die. This list can contain ideas and ...

28 July 2015

LION BABE sparkle with new music video for upcoming single 'Impossible' - watch now

LION BABE have today dropped the brilliant new music video for their forthcoming single 'Impossible', out in the UK on August 28 with preorders available now. Directed by Adrien Dantou, ...

27 July 2015

Watch Sarah Harding's sizzling new music video for debut solo single 'Threads'

Sarah Harding recently unveiled her debut solo single 'Threads', and the track now has an official music video to go alongside it, kicking things off with a red hot flame ...
27 July 2015

Hear Sam Smith and Disclosure on their new collaboration 'Omen' - see the music video

Sam Smith and Disclosure have teamed up once more for a brand new single taken from the latter's forthcoming second studio album 'Caracal'. Combining Sam's brilliant vocal talent with the ...
23 July 2015

Spotify reveals R. Kelly's 'Ignition' is world's most popular #TBT song of all time

It's the ninth anniversary of the original Throwback Thursday (#TBT), now a weekly global phenomenon, and Spotify have celebrated the event by revealing the world's most popular #TBT tracks of ...
21 July 2015

Kendrick Lamar leads MTV VMAs nominations - see the list in full

Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift lead the nominations at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). The 'Alright' hitmaker, 28, has scored five nods, including for Video of the Year, Best ...
20 July 2015

Nick Jonas surprises fans in London

Nick Jonas took to the UK over the weekend to celebrate the British release of his self-titled solo album. On Friday July 17 - the day the record dropped - ...
18 July 2015

One to watch: LION BABE

LION BABE is the New York duo made up of Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman - a pair who have had an incredible first half of the year with plans ...

16 July 2015

Exclusive 'Classically Chilled' music video premiere

Tomorrow will see the release of 'Classically Chilled' - a brand new 2CD compilation which brings together all of the best chill-out classics in one place, from well-loved classics to ...

15 July 2015

Watch Adam Lambert perform two tracks from third studio album 'The Original High'

More live performances from Adam Lambert have been revealed by his team, this time showing him in East London taking on the title track from his album 'The Original High' ...
12 July 2015

Exclusive guest blog - Gene Serene: Mother by Day, Singer by Night

When I started writing this I thought I knew what I was going to put down, but I was wrong. It's been quite interesting going through what's been been happening ...

10 July 2015

Nathan Sykes covers SOUNDS magazine and talks about his upcoming debut solo album

Celebrating the release of his debut solo single 'Kiss Me Quick' this week, Nathan Sykes is on the cover of brand new interactive music magazine SOUNDS. Shot by Luc Coiffait ...
8 July 2015

Exclusive music video premiere - Rhea Dean's incredible 'Secret Lies'

Out on July 24, 'Secret Lies' is the first single from Rhea Dean and Female First can exclusively premiere the music video for the brilliant track. Written by Rhea herself ...

7 July 2015

Getting hands-on with Apple Music - can the streaming service take over the market?

Apple Music. Where do we start? It took me a good 30 minutes to figure out just how to navigate my way through the iTunes Store, to the Apple Music ...

6 July 2015

Sheena Exclusive Guest Blog - From Footie Studs to Stunning Stilettos

Sheena Ladwa - a cutting edge, fresh face on the music scene, serving up a deliciously tempting slice of RnB/pop to entice our musical appetites. But many will be surprised ...

6 July 2015

Listen to Sarah Harding's debut solo single

Former Girls Aloud member Sarah Harding announced her return to music via Twitter last week, and now the talented artist has dropped her debut solo single 'Threads', available to pre-order ...
3 July 2015

10 songs with bad grammar that sound better for their crimes against English

"Now that I've become who I really are" and "I only wanna die alive" don't really make sense in Ariana Grande's 'Break Free', but somehow Max Martin fought Grande about ...
3 July 2015

Kerri Watt tackles homophobia and infidelity in stunning new music video

Kerri Watt is one of the most promising young musicians today, and she has this week released a brand new video tackling homophobia and infidelity, in a piece beautifully shot ...

3 July 2015

The Libertines unleash new single and video

Following the news that they'd be releasing a brand new album this September, The Libertines have dropped the first cut from the record - new single 'Gunga Din' - along ...
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