5 Songs You Didn’t Know Peggy Lee Wrote

“What are you going to do when you love music,” Peggy Lee once asked. “You can’t stop.” Throughout her 70-year career, Peggy Lee became one of the most influential songwriters of our time, writing more than 270 songs (complete Peggy Lee discography), recording more than 1,100 masters, and earning more than 100 chart hits. Though … Read more

Miley Cyrus Net Worth: From Hannah Montana to a Rebel Heart

From her early days as Hannah Montana to her stadium-filling Plastic Hearts Tour, Miley Cyrus has broken out of the children’s TV mold and fashioned herself into a pop-rock mainstay. Still dominating the pop world, Cyrus’ latest album, Plastic Hearts, debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, Cyrus has amassed … Read more

The 28 Best Lyle Lovett Quotes

Four-time Grammy Award-winner Lyle Lovett is an American songwriting treasure. Lovett, who released his latest album this year, 12th of Juneis a skilled writer, beloved crooner, and an all-timer when it comes to his impact on Americana and folk music. To date, he’s released 13 albums and a few dozen singles and his legacy is … Read more

Daily Discover: Diane Coffee Writes Through the Flashbacks on ‘With People’

When Shaun Fleming, also known as Diane Coffee, returned to his hometown of Agoura Hills, California during the pandemic, memories flooded back. People, places, and random moments in time began playing out in their thoughts, and stories were sewn together on the fourth Diane Coffee album With People (Polyvinyl Record Co.). Working with the former … Read more

Listen to the Top 7 ‘American Idol’ Contestants’ Original Singles

BMG, in partnership with American Idol and 19 Entertainment, have released original songs by the Top 7 finalists from Season 20. The seven singles include songs by Fritz Hager, HunterGirl, Nicolina, JAY, Christian Guardino, Leah Marlene, and Noah Thompson. On May 22, the Top 3 contestants will perform their original songs live during the three-hour … Read more

Why Every Guitarist Needs to Learn Piano

Sponsored Content “I would suggest any musicians of any instrument undertake piano lessons. Not for the intention to become great at the instrument but rather for perspective.” That’s what Grammy Award-winning guitarist Eric Johnson said in 2016 about learning to play the piano. But read that quote again, specifically the last word: “perspective.” Why perspective? … Read more

Behind the Performer Name: Ziggy Stardust

Ziggy Stardust. The musical character from the creative mind of the master of change, David Bowie. We all know him. We’ve all seen him. That face with the orange lightning bolt. Combined with Bowie’s voice and celestial songwriting, the character was an indelible hit that we all love and continue to talk about today. But … Read more