Are you the type who listens to a song just because it was done by your favorite artist? Or do you judge a song as a cool track because it really is – based on all the given factors? If you want to find good music, either from a branded or a yet-to-be-known artist, MTV Music Meter will make things easier for you.
The Music Meter helps you find the names of the artists who are currently making a buzz on the music scene. Music Meter artists may be newcomers or someone who has been there for a long time, but is just waiting for a platform to share their songs with the world. MTV Music Meter does not gauge popularity based on album sales alone; this is MTV’s way of providing an avenue to talents who play any genre there is. Music Meter let the world know what sort of talent an artist has and why many people are listening to his music. Continue reading MTV’s Music Meter – The Perfect Spot for Fresh Talent »
Panic! At The Disco’s album “Vices & Virtues” is their first studio product after a hiatus of three years, during which time the band also parted ways with former members Jon Walker and Ryan Ross.
As their fans know, Panic! At The Disco posted a short movie-like teaser video titled “The Overture,” which was taken very warmly by their supporters. However, what still remains unknown is the motive and meaning behind such a release by a group that produces music and not movies. Continue reading Panic! At The Disco Talk About New Album ‘Vices & Virtues’ »
“Jersey Shore” star Pauly D was just coming to terms with the honor of being named as the in-house DJ to back up Britney Spears at Rain nightclub at the Palms Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, when Lady Luck smiled at him once again.
He was chosen to DJ Britney Spears for her MTV Special program “Britney Spears: I Am the Femme Fatale.”
The budding DJ told MTV that Las Vegas has always been one of his favorite places, and to be able to DJ a superstar like Britney Spears at the Rain nightclub is an out of this world feeling. Continue reading Pauly D: Honored to DJ for Britney Spears »
Just a few days after the release of Born This Way’s country music version, Team Gaga contacted Indian music producers Salim-Sulaiman to freshen things up by making a Bollywood version of the hit song.
Speaking in an interview with MTV News, one half of the Indian composing duo, Sulaiman Merchant, said that the job entrusted to them was a bit difficult in the beginning, considering the aggressive nature of the song and its huge popularity. Continue reading Indian Music Producers Say Born This Way’s Bollywood Version Sounds Magical »
Keri Hilson’s car broke down in her latest “One Night Stand” music video and guess who was very keen on being her mechanic and fixing whatever needed to be fixed? Chris Brown! The Collin Tilly-directed video features unnatural blondes Hilson and Brown giving each other very sexy looks. Once they meet up in the clip, both bring their own dancing styles, combine them and present a dancing feast.
The steamy clip starts with both Brown and Hilson lying on the ground, with the Kiss Kiss singer on top of her touching her very passionately over and over again. After they embrace each others hands, the next scene quickly sets in where Hilson can be seen with a leg on each side of her on-camera love interest. Continue reading Keri Hilson Releases New Saucy Music Video Featuring Chris Brown »
Britney Spears’ album Femme Fatale is a saucy but dark LP that has everything to do with club and dance music. One of the less talked about songs, which holds the essence of the whole album in it is the fiery self explanatory song ‘Gasoline,’- a Claude Kelly written song. According to Kelly, he wrote this song while focusing on the sexiest moments of Britney’s career.
Talking in an interview with MTV, Kelly said that when he was writing the song, the theme he wanted to emulate was that of the one displayed in previous Britney songs such as ‘Toxic,’ ‘Slave 4 U’ and ‘Boys.’ he said that Britney in the physically hot club with guys around her is a very popular theme and he thought that revisiting it once more would be a lot of fun. He said that even though some may think that Britney would not have been able to recreate the kind of ‘man-eater’ persona that she was once known for in her raunchy songs, she actually pulled it off without breaking a sweat, proving that she still has what it takes to do whatever she wants. Continue reading Britney’s Songwriter Claude Kelly Explains ‘Gasoline’ »
Nas and Prodigy’s relationship has seen everything from fiery dis records to friendly collaboration projects, so it wasn’t a surprise when the Mobb Deep rapper reserved a part of his latest book to discuss how such frost developed between the two over the years.
In a recent interview with MTV, P touched the subject again and explained his first meeting with Nas, which took place during a battle rap in Queens- the area where both the MCs hail from. He further revealed that after his three year stint behind the bars, he called Nas to mend broken relations and end the feud once and for all. Continue reading Longstanding Feud Finally Over Between Nas & Prodigy »