Tag: Music

Marriott: Mic Drop: W Hotels Makes Music with Perfume Genius to Benefit Immigration Equality

Originally Published by Marriott International. W Hotels Worldwide announced last week that the second phase of their newest music initiative, W Records, would feature Matador recording artist, Perfume Genius. Now track two and the accompanying music video with the rising star is available everywhere. “Not For Me,” is Perfume Genius’…

Viral Video: 'A Scary Time' Song Mocks Trump

Lynzy Lab Stewart has become an overnight sensation after releasing her parody song about the #HimToo movement. Lab’s video on YouTube has garnered more than 950,000 views. “A Scary Time” alluded to the ridiculous notion that Brett Kavanaugh is a victim of reputation genocide after being accused of sexual assault….

Aretha Franklin Funeral Set for August 31 in Detroit

(Reuters) — A funeral for the late recording star Aretha Franklin has been scheduled for Aug. 31 in Detroit, following a two-day public viewing of her casket, and her body will be entombed at a family gravesite, relatives announced on Friday through a publicist. Franklin, the preacher’s daughter who became…

Decades Late, the Inbred Pulitzer Prize Board Recognizes Hip Hop and Makes Itself Suddenly Relevant

The Pulitzer Prize Board is better late than never in awarding Kendrick Lamar the prize in music for his critically acclaimed album “DAMN.” Lamar’s album is the first non-classical, non-jazz album to win. According to the Pulitzer Prize Administration, “DAMN.” is a collection of “rhythmic dynamism that offers affecting vignettes…