Grammy Awards 2017: Nomination Predictions – Pop
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Grammy Awards 2017: Nomination Predictions – Pop

The genre I’m usually most confident with at this point in the year, the placement of songs here in 2016 is still difficult to decide. We saw last year that a huge hit, Major Lazer’s Lean On was submitted for the Pop field, leading it to miss out on the nomination/win that it was sure to receive in the dance category. Given that the lines between Dance/Pop/RnB/Rap are so blurred, this entire list may need a rethink once the submissions lists begin to be revealed. Continue reading

The UK’s Greatest Hits: 45. Parachutes – Coldplay
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The UK’s Greatest Hits: 45. Parachutes – Coldplay

Parachutes  – Coldplay – 2000 First listen?: No It’s very strange to think back to a time when Chris, Will, Guy and Johnny weren’t the monolithic music entity that they are in 2016, when they were just 4 university graduates who happened to find themselves on the radio with their breakthrough hit Yellow. Back at the turn of the millennium, … Continue reading