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Celebrate National One Hit Wonder Day With These Memorable Hits

One Hit Wonders, catchy songs that make for great trivia questions. Despite the seemingly negative connotation, artists with One Hit Wonders don’t necessarily have poor music outside of their massively successful song. Their One Hit Wonder though is generally what listeners associate with the band.

09/25/2014

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Kimbra, the Mad Scientist Of Pop

‘The Golden Echo’ is straight from the brain of Kimbra, but the singer says she channeled two very different sides of hers while making it.

08/13/2014

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On Social Media, Jay-Z’s Jab Trumps Katy Perry’s Cleavage

On music’s biggest night, social media networks exploded with commentary, making the 55th GRAMMY Awards this year’s second-most popular event with close to 15.5 million interactions as reported by Trendrr, a social TV analytics provider […]

02/11/2013

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Gotye Wins Big With Record of the Year GRAMMY

In a stacked category that included fun. and Frank Ocean, it was Gotye who took home one of the GRAMMYs’ biggest awards, Record of the Year, for “Somebody That I Used To Know.” Earlier in the evening, […]

02/10/2013

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REWIND: You Gotta Have A Fiddle In The Band

Among the big GRAMMY nominees this year there’s one stand out: the fiddle. Or the violin if you’re not feeling all that country. From Album of the Year nominees Mumford & Sons, fun. and Jack […]

01/22/2013

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Behind The Song: Gotye “Somebody That I Used To Know”

It was hard to go anywhere in 2012 without hearing Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used To Know.” It was our #3 song in the XRT Listener Poll and it comes as no surprise the track […]

01/16/2013

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Celebrate The 2013 GRAMMY Nominees With Upcoming Album

Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson and the guys of fun. are all teaming up for a brand new GRAMMY compilation album. In honor of the upcoming awards show the Recording Academy is releasing a 22-track record […]

01/08/2013

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Kimbra On GRAMMY Nomination: “It Still Baffles Me”

“I think that’s the beautiful mystery of music. You don’t necessarily know why something is so successful.”

12/06/2012

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How To Create Gotye & Kimbra’s Body Paint Look For Halloween

It’s a great couples’ costume idea: go as Gotye and Kimbra in the “Somebody That I Used To Know” video. But body and face paint can be a lot of work. Here’s what you need […]

10/16/2012

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Study Reveals Gotye, Black Keys Among World’s Most Illegally Downloaded Artists In 2012

Over the first six months of this year, a new report finds that artists like the Black Keys and Gotye were among the most illegally downloaded in the world.

09/18/2012

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