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Song Stuck in our Head: Bonnie McKee’s “American Girl”

California native Bonnie McKee has co-written eight #1 singles (like Katy Perry’s “California Gurls” and Taio Cruz’s “Dynamite”) but she’s finally getting back to her solo work. Her debut album “Trouble” came out way back in 2004, but she’s working on her second, due later this year. We already have the first single on Slacker […]

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This Week’s Slacker EQ Charts Are Here!

The Slacker’s EQ charts for the week of August 4th 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 […]

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Song Stuck in our Head: Jake Owen’s “Days of Gold”

Florida-born country star Jake Owen picked up the guitar after a wakeboarding accident sidelined him from sports. He eventually made his way to Nashville and released his debut single “Yee Haw” in 2006. His as-yet-untitled fourth album is set for a December release but we’ve already got the first single. Listen to the new single, […]

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Brett Eldredge’s “Bring You Back” is Slacker’s Album of the Week

Country newcomer Brett Eldredge proves a man of many moods on his debut album, “Bring You Back.” He first made us cry with the sentimental “Raymond,” then turned charming flirt with his catchy “Don’t Ya.” The album features diverse songs delivered in that soulful voice that has seen Eldredge deemed country’s next big thing and “Bring […]

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Hip Hop Game Changer N.W.A is Slacker’s Artist of the Week

This week marks the 25th anniversary of N.W.A’s legendary “Straight Outta Compton.” In 1988, rap music sounded nothing like N.W.A. To the mainstream music fan, rap was the frat-boy antics of the Beastie Boys, the hardline political activism of Public Enemy, and an assortment of jokers and boastful urban youth. It’s hard to put “Straight […]

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Tiesto’s “Take Me” is the New Song Stuck in our Head

44-year-old Dutch DJ and producer Tiësto is one of the most successful electronic musicians of all time. His latest mix album, “Club Life Vol. 3 – Stockholm,” proves he is not slowing down anytime soon. The hit album features quite a few original Tiësto remixes and productions, including “Take Me” featuring Kyler England on vocals. […]

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