The 15th Most Poptastic Single of 2013 Leona Lewis – One More Sleep That rosette eye may not go so well with her summer wardrobe Released: 5th November (UK) Writers: Leona Lewis, Richard Stannard, Iain James, Jez Ashurst, Bradford Ellis Trivia: This is the first time a Christmas song has ever appeared in my top… Continue reading The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2013 – Part 3
Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. This week’s Future Hits playlist features five great girl pop songs, which could be big hits in the next few weeks. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux_Wf85YMdiv5d28b_hn966F] Tracklisting: Icona Pop – All Night Katy B – 5am Cher Lloyd ft. T.I – I Wish Little Mix – Move Miley… Continue reading Future Hits: Girls On Pop
This month I’m featuring my top 20 albums of the past decade, to celebrate 10 years of This Must Be Pop! Click here to see all the Decade of Pop posts so far. Cher Lloyd is not the perfect pop star, but she created by far the best X Factor album of all time with… Continue reading A Decade of Pop: Cher Lloyd – Sticks and Stones
The 10th Most Poptastic Single of 2012 Carly Rae Jepsen – Call Me Maybe Part pop star, part frog Released: 30th March Writers: Carly Rae Jepsen, Josh Ramsay, Tavish Crowe Trivia: Call Me Maybe may be considered 2012’s pure pop anthem, but it was actually produced and co-written by the whiney lead singer of one… Continue reading The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 4
The 15th Most Poptastic Single of 2012 Ditte Marie – Overflow No expense spared on that microphone Released: 19th January Writers: Mike Eriksson, Johnny Sanchez, Hanif Sabzevari Trivia: Overflow may be brilliant but it is quite an unlucky song. First it missed out on representing Denmark in Eurovision, then it was covered by the awfully-named… Continue reading The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 3
Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. November’s almost over, so all that remains for this year is the usual sprinkling of underwhelming Christmas singles, then we’re onto 2013. Here are a few new songs already on the release schedule for next year which I think could be big. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux_im3-uqFq53eq4uIeOWiVx] Tracklisting:… Continue reading Future Hits: Is it 2013 yet?
Here are my songs of the day from this week, originally posted on Tumblr. Ny – Trophy Boy HndS – Wake Up Luke Bingham ft. Sway – Gemini Cher Lloyd ft. Becky G – Oath Tyler James – Single Tear Sore – Different Jessica Sanchez – Fairytale
Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. This week’s playlist features five new singles just premiered by major pop acts. They’ll all be hits but I expect some may not be as big as the record label is hoping! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux8QwOvrTLSXvTnAJ6tXcrVK] Tracklisting: Cher Lloyd ft. Becky G – Oath The Wanted –… Continue reading Future Hits: New Pop Premieres