Are Adele & Beyoncé Grammy Frontrunners?


It’s way too early, but is the coveted Grammy for Album of the Year a two woman race between Adele (25) and Beyoncé (Lemonade).  Check out the link below from The Musical Hype to see which artists and albums have the potential to be nominated for album of the year in addition to Adele and Beyoncé. It’s never too early…

Should Gospel Music Be Judged The Same As Other Styles?


Cutting straight to the chase, reviewing and evaluating gospel music is definitely a fine-line. While gospel is just another genre, it really isn’t like others – it’s different. Why is gospel different, and, why does gospel have to be treated with care compared to other genres? The reason is because of its purpose and its…

Progressive Themes Keep Pop Music From Being Post-innovative…


The acceptance of formerly taboo themes in music serves as a contrast to music of the past. An argument could be posed that musically, we live in a ‘post-innovative’ period.  What does  that big, fancy label mean in simple terms? It means that at least a majority of new musical ideas have already occurred and…