THE OBLIGATORY ‘BEST ALBUM OF THE YEAR THUS FAR’ LIST

Earlier in the week, every single of the year thus far was collected, scientifically analysed and the best twenty were listed. However, behind every (most) great songs is a great album, so sit back and enjoy the ten best of the year: 10. Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded – Nicki Minaj Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded is the…

The Obligatory ‘Best Song of the Year Thus Far’ List

We’re in July now (very much stating the obvious), which means that we’re over half way through the year. This can only mean one thing: it’s time for a ‘best of the year’ list. Today’s list is the twenty best songs of the year. Some of the selected songs are ‘obv.com’s’, some are ‘okay.com’s’ and…

Sister’s Are Doing It For Themselves: The Power of the Girlband

It’s not the easiest of jobs being in a girlband. From the ‘they’re not smiling, they must hate each other’ press glare to the fine line between being too innocent and being too ‘I want your boyfriend’, the perfect girlband formula is something that is rarely produced.  However, right now is a very good time…

A Week in the World of ‘The Banger’

So many bloggable songs have premièred recently, so rather than do loads of posts, five of the best have been collated together to form a pop ‘super-group’ as it were (much like ‘Sugababes vs. Girls Aloud’ – but better). P!nk – Blow Me (One Last Kiss) So, the first song on the whistle stop tour of pop is the comeback…

Guess Who’s Back?: Katy B

Katy B’s debut album On a Mission not only electrified clubs across the country, it also earned her a  Mercury Music Prize nomination. After a run of amazing singles (Katy On a Mission, Perfect Stranger, Lights On, Broken Record, Easy Please Me and Witches Brew), as well as the Coca-Cola Olympic single Anywhere In The World , the question on everyone’s lips inevitably…

10 Reasons Why Nicole Scherzinger is the Best X Factor Judge Ever

In case you didn’t know (have you been living under a rock or just have a social life?), Nicole Scherzinger is the new X Factor judge. The announcement that she would be replacing ‘fan of the abattoir’ Kelly Rowland (the real reason why she constantly said ‘put it down’) was met with some criticism. Well she…

What I Call a Banger: Little Mix – Wings

Little Mix (from left to right: Perri, Leigh-Anne, Jesy and Jade) are the winners of last years series of ‘The X Factor’ and they are the girlband who single-handedly broke the ‘Girlband Curse’. Since winning, they’ve had a number one single with Cannonball and have gone ‘off the radar’ to record their début album. In this time, other alumni from…

We All Have To Start Somewhere

Hi, I’m Matt. My friends (all two of them) are pretty fed up that all I ever talk about is music and fashion. I also want to take Journalism of some sort at University. So after hours of equating, I put two and two together and made this blog of sorts. It’s called ‘Early To…