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10 Songs That Possess Overwhelming Emotions


Some songs are “empty,” while others are “full” – or something like that! The 10 songs compiled on this list are all “full” of emotion and depth. Each song has a deeper meaning or larger purpose which makes it truly unique, special, and memorable. Here are 10 songs that possess overwhelming emotions. 1) Father John Misty, “Holy S**t” (I Love You, Honeybear, 2015) Despite the … Continue reading 10 Songs That Possess Overwhelming Emotions

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25 Chart Takeaways: Shawn Mendes Tops The Billboard 200


It was a big week for one young man – a really young man by the name of Shawn Mendes. 16 years old don’t normally score #1 albums, but don’t tell that to SM – he just did this week! That an more captivating, juicy, and succulent chart takeaways. Too much? 1) 16-year old Canadian pop singer Shawn Mendes lands at #1 on the Billboard … Continue reading 25 Chart Takeaways: Shawn Mendes Tops The Billboard 200

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2015’s Most Eyebrow-Raising Lyrics, Vol. 1


So much time is spent examining entire albums or merely analyzing singles or songs off of those albums. A lot can be gained from being more analytical and isolating key lyrics from a song. Sure, this is micromanagement – total music nerd shit – but there’s greatness that can be unveiled. Throughout 2015, there have been many eyebrow-raising lyrics that raise larger issues or have … Continue reading 2015’s Most Eyebrow-Raising Lyrics, Vol. 1

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Review: Sufjan Stevens Delivers An Emotional Tour De Force With ‘Carrie & Lowell’


Sufjan Stevens • Carrie & Lowell • Asthmatic Kitty • US Release Date: March 31, 2015 Tackling grief and its effects personally is a tough task. Many artists aren’t brave enough to share something so personal and life altering in their music. That is not the case for indie singer/songwriter Sufjan Stevens, who delivers a truly chilling album about his mother’s death, his relationship with … Continue reading Review: Sufjan Stevens Delivers An Emotional Tour De Force With ‘Carrie & Lowell’