Sufjan Stevens, Carrie & Lowell © Asthmatic Kitty

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

Chase Rice, Ignite the Night © Columbia Nashville

10 Random and Ridiculous Songs 


Not every song is eloquently penned with substantial or outward depth – this is definitely true in modern musical times. Some songs are born from a random place and because of little context or the idiosyncratic artists/songwriters; the final product sometimes comes over, well ridiculously. Sometimes ridiculous isn’t even the appropriate word – sometimes the results show great ambitiousness, uniqueness or maybe even misunderstood genius. … Continue reading 10 Random and Ridiculous Songs 

Madonna, Rebel Heart © Interscope

Why The ‘F Word’ Matters Little In Music Anymore


Honestly, nobody (few) cares about the ‘f-word’ anymore when it comes to music anymore. The sentiment is one of “f**k it!” who cares if “For Under Consent of the King” is used or not? In the past, using the most obscene of obscenities wouldn’t come close to being acceptable, but at this point, the word has grown to be more permissible as opposed to taboo. … Continue reading Why The ‘F Word’ Matters Little In Music Anymore

Big Sean, Dark Sky Paradise © Def Jam

25 Chart Takeaways: Big Sean Scores His First #1 


The Detroit rapper got it done – Big Sean scores his first #1 album. That takeaway and 24 more! 1) Big Sean finally landed at the top. After two albums debuted at #3, the MC’s third album Dark Sky Paradise debuted at #1. 2) Kid Rock settles for the runner-up spot, but First Kiss sells only slightly less than Rock’s previous album did. 3) Fifty … Continue reading 25 Chart Takeaways: Big Sean Scores His First #1 

Imagine Dragons, Smoke + Mirrors © Interscope

25 Chart Takeaways: Imagine Dragons Take ‘Smoke + Mirrors’ To The Top


Some fiery dragons take over the top spot on the Billboard 200. Don’t worry about Drake or the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack – they are still doing big things!  1) Imagine Dragons fire their way to the top – Smoke + Mirrors hits #1 on the Billboard 200. 2) “If you’re reading this, then Drake no longer has the #1 album in the US.” … Continue reading 25 Chart Takeaways: Imagine Dragons Take ‘Smoke + Mirrors’ To The Top

Father John Misty, I Love You, Honeybear © Subpop

Review: Father John Misty Crafts a Contemporary Masterpiece on ‘I Love You, Honeybear’


 Father John Misty • I Love You, Honeybear • Subpop • US Release Date: February 10, 2015 Lush, bold, and brutally honest, Father John Misty’s sophomore album I Love You, Honeybear is nothing short of a contemporary masterpiece. Unlike anything else released in 2015, listening to I Love You, Honeybear, it sounds as if Father John Misty – aka Josh Tillman – ‘put his foot’ into … Continue reading Review: Father John Misty Crafts a Contemporary Masterpiece on ‘I Love You, Honeybear’