Grammy Awards 2018: Nomination Predictions – Record of the Year
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Grammy Awards 2018: Nomination Predictions – Record of the Year

Record of the Year is often the most obvious award to predict at the Grammys. The likes of Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar and Taylor Swift are in contention for 2018, but are there outsiders who might sneak into this category? Continue reading

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Grammy Awards 2018: Nomination Predictions – Song of the Year
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Grammy Awards 2018: Nomination Predictions – Song of the Year

Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga make up just some of the previous nominees who could be in for another Song of the Year nomination in 2018. There are a lot of potential tracks here, but I attempt to break down the chances of each, while throwing in a few curve-balls who could sneak in when nominations are announced in November. Continue reading

The World’s Greatest Hits: Confessions – Usher
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The World’s Greatest Hits: Confessions – Usher

Confessions  – Usher – 2004 Claimed Sales: 20m First listen?: Yes Format Listened?: Apple Music/CD It’s a surprise even to me that I had never listened to Usher’s career defining album Confessions, especially given that I was a huge fan of the albums that followed. It stands alone in the 00s as a huge selling RnB release, where its … Continue reading

The World’s Greatest Hits: Hybrid Theory – Linkin Park
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The World’s Greatest Hits: Hybrid Theory – Linkin Park

Hybrid Theory  – Linkin Park – 2000 Claimed Sales: 27m First listen?: Yes Format Listened?: Apple Music I was really looking forward to my first full listen of Linkin Park’s much celebrated debut album, I have always been a casual fan of the group, their singles making up the soundtrack to so many of my nights out growing up … Continue reading