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The Top Five Hits on Twitter

Quick: Tell us what your newest favorite song is and why in 140 characters or less. Twitter has become a major player in the music business, with millions of users tweeting about what they’re listening to and sharing songs with their followers. Slacker has our ears open to what’s chirping, so we’ve created a Twitter […]

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Listen to Panic! at the Disco’s New Single “This is Gospel”

Las Vegas band Panic! At the Disco have been called pop punk, emo and even “baroque pop,” but they refuse to be pinned down. Their upcoming fourth album “Too Weird to Live, Too Rare to Die!” sees the band again venturing into new stylistic territory, with more synthesizers and darker lyrics. We’ve already got the […]

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This Week’s Movers and Shakers on the Slacker EQ Charts

The Slacker’s EQ charts for the week of August 11th are out now! Take a look here.  Millions of Slacker music fans determine how these charts are ordered. By measuring how listeners listen to, skip, Heart, and Ban songs on Slacker, we are able to present these charts, which are a true measure of how engaged […]

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Listen to New Music from Katy Perry and Lady Gaga on Demand!

It is a big Tuesday for new music with new singles from some of the biggest ladies of pop. Stefani Germanotta, otherwise known as Lady Gaga, has five Grammys to her name and has sold an estimated 23 million albums worldwide. Her third full length album “Artpop” is set for a November release but we’ve […]

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Madonna is Slacker’s Artist of the Week!

This week, Madonna will celebrate her 55th birthday and Slacker is honoring the influential material girl by making her Artist of the Week.  Her early saccharine pop delivery mixed with sexual undertones continues to influence artists like Katy Perry and Ke$ha. The influence that her over-the-top stage show and choreography had can be seen today […]

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New Music: Arctic Monkeys “Do I Wanna Know?”

It seems like it was only a few years ago that Arctic Monkeys were being hyped as the saviors of rock and roll. NME even infamously named their debut “the 5th greatest British album of all time.” Six years later, the hype has subsided, yet the lads are as fresh as ever. Their new single, […]

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