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The Black Keys can’t kick their Fever in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/19/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, The Black Keys’ Fever continues to run high at number one, while Arctic Monkeys’ Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? comes in at number two. At number three is Sleeper Agent with … Continued

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The Black Keys can’t kick their Fever in Alt Nation’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/19/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 countdown, The Black Keys’ Fever continues to run high at number one, while Arctic Monkeys’ Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High? comes in at number two. At number three is Sleeper Agent with … Continued

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Lionel Richie says ‘Hello’ in the 80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: 5/16/1984

Hello! Is it me you’re looking for? If you were around in May of 1984, then yes, you might actually be looking for me. I can see it in your eyes. I can see it in your smile. If you … Continued

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Lionel Richie says ‘Hello’ in the 80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: 5/16/1984

Hello! Is it me you’re looking for? If you were around in May of 1984, then yes, you might actually be looking for me. I can see it in your eyes. I can see it in your smile. If you … Continued

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (5/17/14)

In this week’s Top 15 on The Pulse, Neon Trees takes the top spot for the third week in a row, while O.A.R.’s Peace comes in at number two and Bastille’s Pompeii falls to number three. Now, back in spring of … Continued

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (5/17/14)

In this week’s Top 15 on The Pulse, Neon Trees takes the top spot for the third week in a row, while O.A.R.’s Peace comes in at number two and Bastille’s Pompeii falls to number three. Now, back in spring of … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (5/12/14)

¡Súbele el volumen! Esta semana, on the Caliente Area Interactiva countdown, Raulin Rodriguez vuelve al número uno with Esta Noche. J Balvin/Farruko stays strong at número dos with 6AM, and Salsa Giants comes in at número tres with Bajo La Tormenta. … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (5/12/14)

¡Súbele el volumen! Esta semana, on the Caliente Area Interactiva countdown, Raulin Rodriguez vuelve al número uno with Esta Noche. J Balvin/Farruko stays strong at número dos with 6AM, and Salsa Giants comes in at número tres with Bajo La Tormenta. … Continued

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Watch 3 exclusive clips from ‘Billy Joel’s A Matter of Trust: The Bridge to Russia’ documentary

As Billy Joel prepares to release A Matter of Trust: The Bridge to Russia, which is comprised of two CDs and one DVD and is released 5/19, his camp has unveiled three exclusive bonus video clips of never-before-seen footage from … Continued

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Watch 3 exclusive clips from ‘Billy Joel’s A Matter of Trust: The Bridge to Russia’ documentary

As Billy Joel prepares to release A Matter of Trust: The Bridge to Russia, which is comprised of two CDs and one DVD and is released 5/19, his camp has unveiled three exclusive bonus video clips of never-before-seen footage from … Continued

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s outer ‘Space Oddity’ cover got taken down, but you can still watch him perform it right here!

Yesterday, the Internet’s favorite astronaut and Redditor Chris Hadfield’s stupendous cover of David Bowie’s Space Oddity was taken down from YouTube for copyright reasons. (DAMN THE MAN. *SHAKES FIST* BOO HISS.) We had permission from David Bowie’s people to post the video … Continued

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s outer ‘Space Oddity’ cover got taken down, but you can still watch him perform it right here!

Yesterday, the Internet’s favorite astronaut and Redditor Chris Hadfield’s stupendous cover of David Bowie’s Space Oddity was taken down from YouTube for copyright reasons. (DAMN THE MAN. *SHAKES FIST* BOO HISS.) We had permission from David Bowie’s people to post the video … Continued

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Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/10/14): Ray LaMontagne breaks the Black Keys’ Fever

Ray LaMontagne’s Supernova breaks the Black Keys’ three-week Fever streak at number one in this week’s Spectrum countdown. Coldplay’s Magic makes a comeback at number three, but Boy & Bear falls down to number four. Hozier’s Take Me To Church … Continued

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Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/10/14): Ray LaMontagne breaks the Black Keys’ Fever

Ray LaMontagne’s Supernova breaks the Black Keys’ three-week Fever streak at number one in this week’s Spectrum countdown. Coldplay’s Magic makes a comeback at number three, but Boy & Bear falls down to number four. Hozier’s Take Me To Church … Continued

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tUnE-yArDs, Damon Albarn + Hamilton Leithauser top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Tune-Yards’ Wait For a Minute takes the number one spot from Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play, which falls to number two. Hamilton Leithauser’s In The Shadows takes the number three spot, Black Keys’ Turn … Continued

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tUnE-yArDs, Damon Albarn + Hamilton Leithauser top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Tune-Yards’ Wait For a Minute takes the number one spot from Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play, which falls to number two. Hamilton Leithauser’s In The Shadows takes the number three spot, Black Keys’ Turn … Continued

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The Michael Jackson Channel: Hear the King Of Pop’s legendary hits + brand-new tracks from XSCAPE

Airing Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/26 on The Groove, Ch. 50 Start working on your Moonwalk! The King of Pop is here, and in a really big way. Beginning Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET, SiriusXM will … Continued

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The Michael Jackson Channel: Hear the King Of Pop’s legendary hits + brand-new tracks from XSCAPE

Airing Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/26 on The Groove, Ch. 50 Start working on your Moonwalk! The King of Pop is here, and in a really big way. Beginning Monday 5/12 at 5 pm ET, SiriusXM will … Continued

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The Black Keys’ Fever won’t break in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/12/14)

Guess that Tylenol PM hasn’t been working, ’cause Fever by The Black Keys is still at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves stays steady at number two, and Arctic Monkeys are at number three with … Continued

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The Black Keys’ Fever won’t break in the ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (5/12/14)

Guess that Tylenol PM hasn’t been working, ’cause Fever by The Black Keys is still at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves stays steady at number two, and Arctic Monkeys are at number three with … Continued

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Terence Trent D’Arby, Gloria Estefan + Aerosmith top the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: May 9th, 1988

In mid-May of 1988, the smooth-singing, ultra-braided Terence Trent D’Arby was inviting cute girls everywhere to cast a coin into his “Wishing Well,” while Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine professed that they’d do “Anything For You.” Meanwhile, Aerosmith felt … Continued

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Terence Trent D’Arby, Gloria Estefan + Aerosmith top the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: May 9th, 1988

In mid-May of 1988, the smooth-singing, ultra-braided Terence Trent D’Arby was inviting cute girls everywhere to cast a coin into his “Wishing Well,” while Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine professed that they’d do “Anything For You.” Meanwhile, Aerosmith felt … Continued

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Neon Trees, Bastille + O.A.R. top The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s Top 15 on The Pulse, Neon Trees is number one for the second week running, while Bastille’s Pompeii holds fast at number two. This week we have a new top three contender: O.A.R.’s Peace. Meanwhile, let’s take … Continued

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Neon Trees, Bastille + O.A.R. top The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (5/10/14)

In this week’s Top 15 on The Pulse, Neon Trees is number one for the second week running, while Bastille’s Pompeii holds fast at number two. This week we have a new top three contender: O.A.R.’s Peace. Meanwhile, let’s take … Continued

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (5/10/14)

Bastille makes a comeback! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (5/10/14)

Bastille makes a comeback! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Coldplay LIVE at the Beacon Theatre: See photos of the special show

Who listened to Coldplay’s live performance at the Beacon Theatre on Alt Nation? If you did, then full marks! You officially win the Coldplay game. You got to hear Chris Martin utter phrases like, “If only we had the courage to … Continued

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Coldplay LIVE at the Beacon Theatre: See photos of the special show

Who listened to Coldplay’s live performance at the Beacon Theatre on Alt Nation? If you did, then full marks! You officially win the Coldplay game. You got to hear Chris Martin utter phrases like, “If only we had the courage to … Continued

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Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/3/14): The Spectrum’s got a Fever, and the only cure is more Black Keys

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, there’s just no stopping the Black Keys, who hit the top yet again with their No. 1 ranking single Fever. Meanwhile, Boy & Bear come in at number two with Southern Sun, Ray LaMontange warms … Continued

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Baker’s Dozen Countdown (5/3/14): The Spectrum’s got a Fever, and the only cure is more Black Keys

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, there’s just no stopping the Black Keys, who hit the top yet again with their No. 1 ranking single Fever. Meanwhile, Boy & Bear come in at number two with Southern Sun, Ray LaMontange warms … Continued

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No “maybe” about calling Blondie in the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: May 2, 1980

Before Carly Rae Jepsen, there was Blondie (and music still on MTV…) – and there was no “Maybe” about giving them a call. Call Me tops this week’s Big 40 Countdown, which takes us back to May 1980. Christopher Cross’s … Continued

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No “maybe” about calling Blondie in the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: May 2, 1980

Before Carly Rae Jepsen, there was Blondie (and music still on MTV…) – and there was no “Maybe” about giving them a call. Call Me tops this week’s Big 40 Countdown, which takes us back to May 1980. Christopher Cross’s … Continued

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Damon Albarn, Pixies + Tune-Yards top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/5/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play takes the number one spot from Jack White’s Lazaretto, which falls to number four. Pixies’ Greens and Blues makes an impressive jump to number two, as does the Tune-Yards’ … Continued

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Damon Albarn, Pixies + Tune-Yards top SiriusXMU’s Download 15 Countdown (5/5/14)

In this week’s SiriusXMU Download 15, Damon Albarn’s Lonely Press Play takes the number one spot from Jack White’s Lazaretto, which falls to number four. Pixies’ Greens and Blues makes an impressive jump to number two, as does the Tune-Yards’ … Continued

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The Black Keys rise back to the top in this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/5/14)

The doctor must be in, because Fever by The Black Keys is back at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves turns the tide at number two for Grouplove’s Shark Attack, which falls to number three … Continued

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The Black Keys rise back to the top in this week’s Alt 18 Countdown (5/5/14)

The doctor must be in, because Fever by The Black Keys is back at number one in this week’s Alt 18 countdown! Sleeper Agent’s Waves turns the tide at number two for Grouplove’s Shark Attack, which falls to number three … Continued

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Hits 1 Weekend Countdown (5/3/14): Pitbull and Kesha are still yellin’ ‘Timber’

Pitbull and Kesha are number one for a 9th time! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Hits 1 Weekend Countdown (5/3/14): Pitbull and Kesha are still yellin’ ‘Timber’

Pitbull and Kesha are number one for a 9th time! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Neon Trees, Bastille + John Legend dominate The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (5/3/14)

Welcome to another Pulse Top 15 Countdown! This week’s featured ’00s year is 2006, where Daniel Powter’s Bad Day topped the charts in early May. At number two is Natasha Bedingfield’s ubiquitous coming-of-age jam, Unwritten (cue The Hills memories), and … Continued

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Neon Trees, Bastille + John Legend dominate The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (5/3/14)

Welcome to another Pulse Top 15 Countdown! This week’s featured ’00s year is 2006, where Daniel Powter’s Bad Day topped the charts in early May. At number two is Natasha Bedingfield’s ubiquitous coming-of-age jam, Unwritten (cue The Hills memories), and … Continued

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Timeflies hosts Hit-Bound on Hits 1!

Airing Saturday 5/3 at 5am ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 Rebroadcasting Saturday 5/3 at 9 am and 2 pm ET, Sunday 5/4  at 12 am, 4 am, 8 am, 12 pm, and 4 pm ET Cal and Rez from Timeflies … Continued

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Timeflies hosts Hit-Bound on Hits 1!

Airing Saturday 5/3 at 5am ET on SiriusXM Hits 1 Rebroadcasting Saturday 5/3 at 9 am and 2 pm ET, Sunday 5/4  at 12 am, 4 am, 8 am, 12 pm, and 4 pm ET Cal and Rez from Timeflies … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (5/2/14)

Despite the end of April showers, this week’s is keeping things muy caliente. Esta semana, Hector Acosta te da un beso, landing at número uno, Laura Pausini/Marc Anthony snags número dos with Se Fue, while Enrique Iglesias/Marco Antonio Solis cuts … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (5/2/14)

Despite the end of April showers, this week’s is keeping things muy caliente. Esta semana, Hector Acosta te da un beso, landing at número uno, Laura Pausini/Marc Anthony snags número dos with Se Fue, while Enrique Iglesias/Marco Antonio Solis cuts … Continued

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Oldies Party takes over 50s on 5 this weekend, so let’s twist & shout with an Oldies Party playlist!

Airing Friday 5/2 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/5 at 3 am ET on 50s on 5 If you follow early rock ‘n’ roll artists like Elvis, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and The Rolling Stones, then chances are … Continued

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Oldies Party takes over 50s on 5 this weekend, so let’s twist & shout with an Oldies Party playlist!

Airing Friday 5/2 at 5 pm ET through Monday 5/5 at 3 am ET on 50s on 5 If you follow early rock ‘n’ roll artists like Elvis, The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and The Rolling Stones, then chances are … Continued

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Hear Coldplay perform live from NYC’s Beacon Theatre on Monday, May 5 at 10 pm ET

Airing Monday 5/5 at 10 pm ET on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 If you’ve been following mighty piano pop pioneers Coldplay, then chances are you’ll be aware that the British boys are set to release their sixth studio album, Ghost … Continued

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Hear Coldplay perform live from NYC’s Beacon Theatre on Monday, May 5 at 10 pm ET

Airing Monday 5/5 at 10 pm ET on Alt Nation, Ch. 36 If you’ve been following mighty piano pop pioneers Coldplay, then chances are you’ll be aware that the British boys are set to release their sixth studio album, Ghost … Continued

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4 things we learned from Howard Stern’s interview with Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams dropped by the Stern Studios on Tuesday to talk with the King of All Media, Howard Stern. As all those who step into the King’s court tend to be and tend to do, Pharrell was super honest and taught … Continued

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4 things we learned from Howard Stern’s interview with Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams dropped by the Stern Studios on Tuesday to talk with the King of All Media, Howard Stern. As all those who step into the King’s court tend to be and tend to do, Pharrell was super honest and taught … Continued

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The Black Keys heat up the Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/26/14)

Call a doctor! In this week’s Baker’s Dozen countdown, the Black Keys’ Fever takes the top spot for the third week running. The War On Drugs’ Red Eyes makes an impressive leap to number two, knocking Coldplay’s Magic down to … Continued

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The Black Keys heat up the Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/26/14)

Call a doctor! In this week’s Baker’s Dozen countdown, the Black Keys’ Fever takes the top spot for the third week running. The War On Drugs’ Red Eyes makes an impressive leap to number two, knocking Coldplay’s Magic down to … Continued

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Jack White enters (and tops!) SiriusXM U’s Download 15 Countdown (4/28/14)

Jack White’s rockin’ Lazarretto enters SiriusXMU’s Download 15 countdown at number one this week! Thee Oh Sees The Drop takes the second spot, and The Afghan Whigs hangs tight at number three with Algiers. Parquet Courts’ Sunbathing Animal makes an … Continued

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Jack White enters (and tops!) SiriusXM U’s Download 15 Countdown (4/28/14)

Jack White’s rockin’ Lazarretto enters SiriusXMU’s Download 15 countdown at number one this week! Thee Oh Sees The Drop takes the second spot, and The Afghan Whigs hangs tight at number three with Algiers. Parquet Courts’ Sunbathing Animal makes an … Continued

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Grouplove, The Black Keys + Sleeper Agent top the Alt 18 Countdown (4/28/14)

For the third week in a row, Grouplove’s Shark Attack sinks its teeth into the number one spot of the Alt 18 Countdown. The Black Keys’ Fever rises to number two, and Sleeper Agent’s Waves follows suit at number three. … Continued

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Grouplove, The Black Keys + Sleeper Agent top the Alt 18 Countdown (4/28/14)

For the third week in a row, Grouplove’s Shark Attack sinks its teeth into the number one spot of the Alt 18 Countdown. The Black Keys’ Fever rises to number two, and Sleeper Agent’s Waves follows suit at number three. … Continued

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Rock n’ Roll loves Joan Jett in the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: April 25, 1982

In 1982, Blade Runner, E.T., and Rocky III hit the big screen, and Joan Jett didn’t give a damn about pretty much anything (especially her reputation). Nevertheless, Jett and The Blackhearts made it loud and clear that the feminist icon … Continued

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Rock n’ Roll loves Joan Jett in the ’80s on 8 Big 40 Countdown: April 25, 1982

In 1982, Blade Runner, E.T., and Rocky III hit the big screen, and Joan Jett didn’t give a damn about pretty much anything (especially her reputation). Nevertheless, Jett and The Blackhearts made it loud and clear that the feminist icon … Continued

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Watch Rita Ora perform a stripped-down rendition of I Will Never Let You Down

Rita Ora is many things: international pop star, ubiquitous fashionista, sometimes-model, and, more recently, Mia Grey in the upcoming film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. But lest you forget, the British-Albanian singer-songwriter is first and foremost a mighty talented … Continued

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Watch Rita Ora perform a stripped-down rendition of I Will Never Let You Down

Rita Ora is many things: international pop star, ubiquitous fashionista, sometimes-model, and, more recently, Mia Grey in the upcoming film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey. But lest you forget, the British-Albanian singer-songwriter is first and foremost a mighty talented … Continued

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OneRepublic’s Counting Stars tops the Hits 1 Weekend Countdown (4/26/14)

OneRepublic have climbed back to the top of the countdown again! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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OneRepublic’s Counting Stars tops the Hits 1 Weekend Countdown (4/26/14)

OneRepublic have climbed back to the top of the countdown again! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Bastille, Neon Trees + John Legend rule The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (4/25/14)

For the fifth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the fourth week. Meanwhile, 2008 had Sara Bareilles’ Love … Continued

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Bastille, Neon Trees + John Legend rule The Pulse’s Top 15 countdown (4/25/14)

For the fifth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the fourth week. Meanwhile, 2008 had Sara Bareilles’ Love … Continued

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5 Seconds of Summer talk career beginnings + their She Looks So Perfect EP

Hits 1on1 with 5 Seconds of Summer airs Saturday 4/26 at 2 pm ET on Hits 1 Replaying Saturday 4/26 at 8 pm ET and Sunday 4/27 at 8 am, 4 pm, and 11 pm ET If you need proof … Continued

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5 Seconds of Summer talk career beginnings + their She Looks So Perfect EP

Hits 1on1 with 5 Seconds of Summer airs Saturday 4/26 at 2 pm ET on Hits 1 Replaying Saturday 4/26 at 8 pm ET and Sunday 4/27 at 8 am, 4 pm, and 11 pm ET If you need proof … Continued

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R5: Louder than your average set of siblings

Sibling rivalry isn’t a problem for the incurably catchy pop band R5. Originally from Littleton, Colorado, the now L.A.-based band consists of Ross, Riker, Rydel, and Rocky (got it yet?) Lynch and their non-biological brother Ellington Ratliff. Their debut album, … Continued

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R5: Louder than your average set of siblings

Sibling rivalry isn’t a problem for the incurably catchy pop band R5. Originally from Littleton, Colorado, the now L.A.-based band consists of Ross, Riker, Rydel, and Rocky (got it yet?) Lynch and their non-biological brother Ellington Ratliff. Their debut album, … Continued

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Hear Jimmy Buffett’s St. Somewhere + This One’s For You tour live on Radio Margaritaville

You don’t have to see tropical pop icon Jimmy Buffett live to know that the man is one of the most popular touring acts in the country. Between his best-selling albums, sold-out concerts, and seemingly endless island-themed business franchises, the … Continued

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Hear Jimmy Buffett’s St. Somewhere + This One’s For You tour live on Radio Margaritaville

You don’t have to see tropical pop icon Jimmy Buffett live to know that the man is one of the most popular touring acts in the country. Between his best-selling albums, sold-out concerts, and seemingly endless island-themed business franchises, the … Continued

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One word says it all: The greatest ’60s pop songs with one-word titles

At SiriusXM, we spend a lot of time perusing playlists, scrolling through endless song titles and obsessing over our favorite artists. Sometimes we even notice patterns — kinda like playing records backwards with the hope of unearthing hidden phrases. (Not … Continued

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One word says it all: The greatest ’60s pop songs with one-word titles

At SiriusXM, we spend a lot of time perusing playlists, scrolling through endless song titles and obsessing over our favorite artists. Sometimes we even notice patterns — kinda like playing records backwards with the hope of unearthing hidden phrases. (Not … Continued

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The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, the temperatures show no sign of dropping as Black Key’s Fever grabs the number one spot for the second time. Meanwhile, Coldplay’s Magic comes in at number two, Hozier’s Take Me To Church clocks in … Continued

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The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/19/14)

In this week’s Baker’s Dozen, the temperatures show no sign of dropping as Black Key’s Fever grabs the number one spot for the second time. Meanwhile, Coldplay’s Magic comes in at number two, Hozier’s Take Me To Church clocks in … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 18, 1988 (4/21/14)

1988 was the year for big hair and bigger love songs – or was it the other way around? Regardless, the household names of the ’80s knew how to belt out all the feels. Billy Ocean’s Get Outta My Dreams, … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 18, 1988 (4/21/14)

1988 was the year for big hair and bigger love songs – or was it the other way around? Regardless, the household names of the ’80s knew how to belt out all the feels. Billy Ocean’s Get Outta My Dreams, … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/20/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, the unstoppable Black Keys are at number one with Turn Blue. At number two is Twin Shadow’s To The Top (which he debuted on SXMU just last week — nice work!), and … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/20/14)

In this week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 countdown, the unstoppable Black Keys are at number one with Turn Blue. At number two is Twin Shadow’s To The Top (which he debuted on SXMU just last week — nice work!), and … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/21/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Grouplove takes the the top spot with Shark Attack. Meanwhile, Arctic Monkeys climb toward the top with Why Do You Always Call Me When You’re High?, and The Black Keys’ Fever drops a degree … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/21/14)

In this week’s Alt 18 Countdown, Grouplove takes the the top spot with Shark Attack. Meanwhile, Arctic Monkeys climb toward the top with Why Do You Always Call Me When You’re High?, and The Black Keys’ Fever drops a degree … Continued

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (4/19/14)

Bastille knocks OneRepubilc out of the top spot! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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Hits 1: Weekend Countdown (4/19/14)

Bastille knocks OneRepubilc out of the top spot! Find out where your most WutChuWanted songs landed in the Weekend Countdown.

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (4/16/14)

For the fourth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the third week running. 2005 was a year for … Continued

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The Pulse: 2000s & Today Top 15 Countdown (4/16/14)

For the fourth week running, Bastille’s Pompeii grabs the number one spot in The Pulse’s Top 15 Countdown, and Neon Trees’ Sleeping With a Friend follows suit at number two for the third week running. 2005 was a year for … Continued

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Coachella artists Bear Hands, Warpaint, Bombay Bicycle Club + more go acoustic at SONOS Studio

If you’re a band playing Coachella, then it’s probably safe to say that you’ll spend some time feeling hot and dusty (that California desert does not mess around). On the plus side, if you’re a Coachella band tapped to play … Continued

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Coachella artists Bear Hands, Warpaint, Bombay Bicycle Club + more go acoustic at SONOS Studio

If you’re a band playing Coachella, then it’s probably safe to say that you’ll spend some time feeling hot and dusty (that California desert does not mess around). On the plus side, if you’re a Coachella band tapped to play … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (4/18/14)

Despite the spontaneous snowstorm this week, Caliente‘s Area Interactiva Countdown is still hotter than ever. Esta semana, Grupo Niche te da un beso, landing at número uno, Yanfourd snags número dos with Gracias Por Hacerme Tan Feliz, while Karlos Rose … Continued

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Caliente: Area Interactiva Countdown (4/18/14)

Despite the spontaneous snowstorm this week, Caliente‘s Area Interactiva Countdown is still hotter than ever. Esta semana, Grupo Niche te da un beso, landing at número uno, Yanfourd snags número dos with Gracias Por Hacerme Tan Feliz, while Karlos Rose … Continued

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Listen: Twin Shadow premieres anthemic new single To The Top

If you’re an ’80s synth-pop enthusiast, then chances are you already listen to Twin Shadow (aka Florida’s George Lewis, Jr.), who’s built a career crafting highly danceable synth-lined pop tracks. Allegedly working on a brand-new album (the follow-up to 2012’s … Continued

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Listen: Twin Shadow premieres anthemic new single To The Top

If you’re an ’80s synth-pop enthusiast, then chances are you already listen to Twin Shadow (aka Florida’s George Lewis, Jr.), who’s built a career crafting highly danceable synth-lined pop tracks. Allegedly working on a brand-new album (the follow-up to 2012’s … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 11, 1983 (4/11/14)

1983: the year of Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Ronald Reagan, and Michael Jackson! In April 1983, Jackson’s Billie Jean ruled the charts, while The Culture Club’s Do You Really Want To Hurt Me followed not … Continued

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’80s on 8: Big 40 Countdown April 11, 1983 (4/11/14)

1983: the year of Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Ronald Reagan, and Michael Jackson! In April 1983, Jackson’s Billie Jean ruled the charts, while The Culture Club’s Do You Really Want To Hurt Me followed not … Continued

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The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/12/14)

The temperatures are finally starting to rise this week, and Black Key’s Fever follows suit, grabbing the number one spot in The Spectrum‘s Baker’s Dozen Countdown. Hozier’s Take Me To Church makes a comeback at number two after last week’s … Continued

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The Spectrum: Baker’s Dozen Countdown (4/12/14)

The temperatures are finally starting to rise this week, and Black Key’s Fever follows suit, grabbing the number one spot in The Spectrum‘s Baker’s Dozen Countdown. Hozier’s Take Me To Church makes a comeback at number two after last week’s … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/14/14)

Future Islands’ summer fling frustration jam Seasons (Waiting On You) grabs the number one spot in this week’s Download 15 countdown, as Tune-Yards makes a countdown comeback at number two. Debuting on this week’s Download 15 we have Avey Tare’s … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (4/14/14)

Future Islands’ summer fling frustration jam Seasons (Waiting On You) grabs the number one spot in this week’s Download 15 countdown, as Tune-Yards makes a countdown comeback at number two. Debuting on this week’s Download 15 we have Avey Tare’s … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/14/14)

Much like Steven Spielberg’s summer smash hit Jaws and the spontaneous spring weather, Grouplove’s Shark Attack sneaks into the number one spot in this week’s , knocking Magic Man’s Paris into the third slot after its two week run at … Continued

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ALT NATION: Alt 18 Countdown (4/14/14)

Much like Steven Spielberg’s summer smash hit Jaws and the spontaneous spring weather, Grouplove’s Shark Attack sneaks into the number one spot in this week’s , knocking Magic Man’s Paris into the third slot after its two week run at … Continued

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Feed your head: SiriusXM soundtracks Mad Men

It’s back, and in its final season. AMC’s Mad Men premiered Sunday night, leading the way into 1969, one of the most tumultuous years of the 1960s in culture, politics and social change. And the music, more than perhaps any other … Continued

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Feed your head: SiriusXM soundtracks Mad Men

It’s back, and in its final season. AMC’s Mad Men premiered Sunday night, leading the way into 1969, one of the most tumultuous years of the 1960s in culture, politics and social change. And the music, more than perhaps any other … Continued

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