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Song Stuck in Our Head – Janelle Monáe’s “Q.U.E.E.N.”

Fresh off of her stellar performance at the Coachella Music Festival, Janelle Monáe is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming album, The Electric Lady. Monáe’s first single is a funky collaboration with Erykah Badu called “Q.U.E.E.N.” which she says is an acronym inspired by personal conversations between her and Badu. Remember, you can […]

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In Memoriam- Country Legend George Jones Passes Away

Stars took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the country legend.

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New Weekly Series Spotlights Artists With On-Demand Music

We have a few new additions to our weekly spotlights here at Slacker that we are extremely excited about. Our Artist of the Week station has been such a big hit that we decided to also spotlight an album as well as a few songs we have on heavy rotation each week. Best part?  ALL […]

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Five Hip Hop Artists to Watch This Year

The days of Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac have long since passed, but the hip hop game is hotter than ever. There’s a new crop of rappers and hip hop artists on the rise who are absolutely massacring the music industry. Let’s take a look at the top five hip hop artists to watch in 2013. […]

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Aleks Syntek Celebrates New Album and New Home

Aleks Syntek has jumped ship from his old label and has a new home, Sony Latin Music- who rolled out the red carpet and had Syntek visit Los Angeles for some much needed radio schmoozing, album promoting and celebrating. While in town, the Mexican musician-singer-songwriter offered a special showcase at the label’s Beverly Hills offices […]

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Legend Willie Nelson is Slacker’s Artist of the Week

Slacker’s new artist of the week is country music legend Willie Nelson. The master singer-songwriter- who is also an actor, poet, author and activist- will turn 80 years old this month, but that hasn’t slowed him down. He released a new album, Let’s Face the Music and Dance, this week, which is a collection of […]

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