MUSIC, POP

Sam Smith: ‘My aim is for everybody to sing my song, no matter who you are, no matter who you like’

At this point, probably you and everyone you know has watched (and cried over) Sam Smith’s truly gorgeous rendition of Whitney Houston’s How Will I Know. And if you haven’t, GET ON THAT. But making everyone at SiriusXM shed a … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Boy & Bear Still at No. 1 in The Baker’s Dozen Countdown (6/21/14)

In this week’s Spectrum Baker’s Dozen countdown, both Boy & Bear and Milky Chance withhold their No. 1 and No. 2 spots with Southern Sun and Stolen Dance, respectively. The Black Keys sneak up to No. 3 with Turn Blue, … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (6/23/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, Lana Del Rey is hot at the top with Shades Of Cool at number one. Alt-J proves hungry for the number two spot as Hunger Of The Pine knocks down last week’s New Pornographers’ … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Watch Halsey perform Ghost on Hits 1

“It’s insane to hear my stuff on Hits 1 and to know that other people are listening to it,” Halsey said as she walked into the SiriusXM building. Turns out the love is mutual. NJ-bred singer Halsey is as fresh-faced … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (6/21/14)

In this week’s Top 15 on The Pulse, O.A.R. continues to be at peace as they dominate the number one spot again this week with Peace. OneRepublic’s Love Runs Out is feeling the love as it rises from number three to number … Continued

HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, POP

My Presets: Jennifer Lopez’s favorite SiriusXM channels

Hits 1‘s Morning Mash Up show recently caught up with J.Lo at her SiriusXM Town Hall, where she talked about everything from working with T.I. on her upcoming album, A.K.A. to what she looks for in a potential boyfriend. Later, … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Sia talks party girls, resisting fame, singing vs. songwriting + how ‘everybody poops’

Sia, unlike many of her pop contemporaries, isn’t comfortable in the limelight. In her interview with SiriusXM Hits 1, the Chandelier singer claims to like the “attention from my friends and loved ones,” but feels ill at the idea of … Continued

MUSIC, POP

SiriusXM Town Hall: Jennifer Lopez chats with The Morning Mash Up Crew Friday 6/20 at 6 pm ET!

Airing Friday 6/20 at 6 pm ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 Replaying Friday 6/20 at 9 pm ET Not sure if you heard (and if not, pay attention!), but J.Lo’s back! That’s right, the prolific actress and chart-topping singer is … Continued

HOWARD STERN, MUSIC, POP

The Howard Stern-Sia love fest you need to hear

Howard Stern is amazing. Sia is amazing. Together, Wednesday on the Howard Stern Show, they made amazing radio. Sia, whose single Chandelier debuted on the SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown at No. 41 on June 7, and who probably wrote … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

Boy & Bear Makes the Leap to #1 on The Baker’s Dozen Countdown (6/14/14)

In this week’s Spectrum Baker’s Dozen the reigning No. 1, the Black Keys, cool down, dropping to No. 4 with Turn Blue, while runner-up Coldplay also finds themselves falling down the chart landing at No. 3. Finishing out the Top 3, … Continued