Future Hits: Album Tracks

Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. This week’s Future Hits playlist features the next releases from five huge hit albums. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux98UKYo70xB7pvXtYF2sjze] Tracklisting: Taylor Swift ft. Ed Sheeran – Everything Has Changed Calvin Harris – Thinking About You The Script – Millionaires Rihanna ft. David Guetta – Right Now Bruno Mars… Continue reading Future Hits: Album Tracks

The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 4

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 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 3

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

The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 2

The 20th Most Poptastic Single of 2012 Jhameel – White Lie You’ve lost an earring, Jhameel! Released: 5th January Writer: Jhameel Trivia: I asked Jhameel for an interesting random fact about White Lie and he said “The song was written in about an hour, I was just having some fun in the studio, and almost… Continue reading The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 2

Future Hits: Girls On Top

Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. After last week’s male-dominated Future Pop, for this week's playlist I thought I’d bring back the girl power with five huge new songs by female artists. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux9JpNmGhOVx86RjvzXSB9Rk] Tracklisting: Gabrielle Aplin – The Power of Love Alicia Keys ft. Nicki Minaj – Girl On Fire… Continue reading Future Hits: Girls On Top

Bumper Album Review Post: Loreen, Taylor Swift and Leona Lewis

Loreen – Heal (Listen) As Loreen’s sound is so distinct, it’s hard for her music to avoid being samey. She doesn’t quite escape that fate on her long-awaited debut album Heal, but with Eurovision winner Euphoria being one of the best singles of 2012 I can’t really complain about having an album full of similar… Continue reading Bumper Album Review Post: Loreen, Taylor Swift and Leona Lewis

My Songs of the Week

Here are my songs of the day from this week, originally posted on Tumblr. Dear Prudence – Coming Apart Again Conor Maynard – Another One Taylor Swift – We Are Never Getting Back Together Group 1 Crew ft. Chris August – He Said ExR ft. Lady Leshurr – Boring Bitches Inna – Crazy Sexy Wild… Continue reading My Songs of the Week

Future Hits: The Return of Rock

After a few years off, rock music is making a comeback on the radio, and probably soon in the charts. Even Taylor Swift is jumping on the pop-rock bandwagon! This week’s playlist features five future hits in a variety of rock styles. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=videoseries?list=PL27D32E4468403E15&hl=en_US&w=520&h=300] Tracklisting: Taylor Swift – We Are Never Getting Back Together Green… Continue reading Future Hits: The Return of Rock