MUSIC, POP

Sam Smith nearly sh*t himself when he met Beyonce, and other things we learned from his Facebook chat

Sam Smith is a legend around these parts. After the monumental success of his Whitney Houston/How Will I Know cover, SiriusXM Hits 1 welcomed Sam back with open arms for a live Facebook chat earlier today. During his Q&A, Sam … Continued

MLB

Cal Ripken Jr. points out what he and Derek Jeter have in common

“I’m 1-for-my-last-2, guys. I’m hot,” Derek Jeter joked at the end of Wednesday night’s New York Yankees win over the Tampa Bay Rays. Jeter made the joke on the heels of a 1-for-4 night, the “1” ending an 0-for-28 skid. … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Senator Rand Paul calls president’s ISIS response ‘illegal’ and in violation of the Constitution

Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey recently stated that he would consider sending U.S. ground forces into Iraq to combat ISIS, if necessary. His is a heavy statement, considering the last few years’ efforts to extract American troops from the … Continued

BOOKS, ENTERTAINMENT, MOVIES

‘And then that turned into an episode about Kanye being a gay fish’: Bill Hader reveals secret sauce of South Park writers’ method

Premiering Friday 9/19 at 2 pm ET on SiriusXM Raw Dog Comedy Hits, Ch. 99.  Rebroadcasting Saturday 9/20 at 7 pm ET and Sunday 9/21 at 10 pm ET You may not know this, but comedian and The Skeleton Twins … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC

T.I. + Young Thug are No. 1 on Hip-Hop Nation’s Music Meeting Top 10 Countdown (9/13/14)

Here’s this week’s Hip Hop Nation’s Top 10 Countdown: T.I.’s About the Money featuring Young Thug ranks at number one, and T.I. also comes in at number nine with No Mediocre featuring Iggy Azalea. Finally, Seen It All by Jeezy and Jay … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC

Slipknot at No. 1 on LIQUID METAL: The Devil’s Dozen (9/18/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM Liquid Metal Countdown, Slipknot’s The Negative One is number one once again, followed by Cannibal Corpse’s Kill Or Become. Meanwhile, Suicide Silence’s Don’t Die rounds up the top three, Goatwhore is at number four with Poisonous … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC, WHAT'S ON

Kenny Chesney’s Big Revival Radio takes over Y2Kountry, complete with a SiriusXM Town Hall

Kenny Chesney’s Big Revival Radio airs Monday 9/22 at 6 am ET through Sunday 10/19 on Y2Kountry, Ch. 57 In celebration of his brand-new album, The Big Revival (out Tuesday 9/23), SiriusXM will honor country staple Kenny Chesney with his … Continued

NFL, SPORTS

Week 2 Pigskin Pick’em leaderboard: What gives, NFC West?

1-102. That’s how SiriusXM’s hosts fared, combined, in the Seahawks-Chargers and 49ers-Bears games. Not one host saw San Diego’s 30-21 win over Seattle coming, and only Howard Bender correctly predicted Chicago would spoil San Francisco’s first game at the new … Continued

MUSIC, ROCK

Photos: Slash melts faces live in concert

Rebroadcasts Wednesday 9/17 at 9 am, Thursday 9/18 at 3 pm, Friday 9/19 at 9 pm and Saturday 9/20 at 6 pm ET on Octane, Ch. 37 In honor of Slash Week on SiriusXM Octane (Ch. 37) and his just-released … Continued

HOWARD STERN

David Choe gives Howard a professional art critique

A couple of weeks ago, Howard Stern reached out to David Choe on Twitter in search of a critique for a recent water painting. @davidchoe How did I do? pic.twitter.com/Vn9KFTHbB4 — Howard Stern (@HowardStern) September 2, 2014 Howard 100 News’ … Continued