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Ellie Goulding’s “Burn” is the Song Stuck in Our Head

English singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding’s first big hit “Lights” holds the record for slowest climb into the US Top 5, reaching its #2 chart peak two years after its release. We’ll see if her latest single “Burn” moves a little faster! Based on the singer’s success since that first single, we are willing to bet it […]

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Shania Twain is the Artist of the Week

15 years ago, Shania Twain scored her sixth number-one country single with “You’re Still the One”. This song went on to become an international mega-hit, and it earned her 4 Grammy nominations, of which she won 2. This week, she celebrates her 48th birthday, and Slacker is paying tribute the Queen of Country Pop. Shania’s […]

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Listen to Avenged Sevenfold’s New Album of the Week!

Avenged Sevenfold is following their chart-topping, 2010 album, “Nightmare” with more of an ode to classic metal this time around. The hard-rocking metal band is back with their sixth studio album, “Hail to the King,” which is more reminiscent of old-school Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin. Listen on-demand to each track on “Hail to the […]

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Avril Lavigne’s “Rock ‘n’ Roll” is the Song Stuck in Our Heads

Canadian singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne has sold over 30 million albums worldwide. She recently married Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger, who worked with her on her upcoming fifth album, titled simply “Avril Lavigne,” which is set for a September 24 release. We’ve already got the first single, called “Rock ‘n’ Roll,” on Slacker’s Song Stuck In My […]

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Tim McGraw Honored for “Highway” Milestone

Less than two dozen artists on the planet can boast 34 No. 1 singles, so there was a big reason for Tim McGraw to celebrate this week in Nashville. Friends and colleagues threw a party for the country superstar in midtown Music City to commemorate his 34th chart-topper, “Highway Don’t Care,” which also features Taylor […]

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Song Stuck in My Head: K. Michelle’s “V.S.O.P.”

Memphis-based singer and songwriter K. Michelle has built a reputation on catchy singles (like her 2009 hit “Fakin’ It” featuring Missy Elliott) and attention-grabbing mixtapes, but we finally have her first full-length album. The Album “Rebellious Soul” has touches of classic Motown mixed with a contemporary vibe, and the first single “V.S.O.P.” is Slacker’s Song […]

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