If albums had something of a soft landing on the pop landscape in , then songs more than picked up the headline-grabbing slack. The Man and Sam Hunt did so domestically. And even with all this, it was still a year where the very best singles might not have been the very biggest. Lady Gaga, "The Cure". Following her rootsy, personal Joanne LP, "The Cure" comes across like Gaga's concession to radio's now waning love affair with trop-pop. Even so, the track is unmistakable Stefani Germanotta, from the smoky coo on the verses hello, jazz chanteuse Gaga to the full-throated, mountain-top-tickling bellow that announces the chorus. The Killers, "The Man". In , we welcomed back synth-rock veterans The Killers with open arms. Their fifth studio album Wonderful Wonderful debuted at No. The song radiates confidence with a disco stomp as glitzy as the Las Vegas strip, and guitar riffs that demand a Travolta-like strut.
With new songs, videos, and albums often dropping in the middle of the night, the music landscape of is constantly mutating. Established artists like Drake continue to seek ways to surprise the mainstream, while smaller, emerging acts have turned to apps like YouNow and live. The range of options can be overwhelming.
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Check out the records you need to get hyped over in the New Year. With 'Paris' quickly becoming one of the biggest tracks of so far, we were so hyped when the duo let slip to Entertainment Tonight that their debut record would be dropping on 7th April! We've got a full album; it's going to be amazing. It's coming out April 7, was I supposed to say that? Our fave ginger sorry Prince Harry! Just hours into and Ed broke his social media silence to announce that he'd be dropping new music on 6th January ! At this rate, it could be mid-to-late before we hear the follow up to 's iconic ''.