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Janelle Monáe

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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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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Slacker’s Attack of the Boy Bands Trivia

Slacker’s Attack of the Boy Bands, a new station that simultaneously celebrates the new album from Justin Timberlake and the 15th anniversary of NSYNC’s debut album, takes listeners on a journey from the 90s explosion in popularity to the new generation of pop groups and even through the nostalgic reunions of our childhood faves. During […]

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Artist of the Week – Justin Timberlake

Slacker’s Artist Of The Week is Justin Timberlake. From his boy-band beginnings to rocking both SNL and the hipsters at SXSW in the last week- JT has done a remarkable job of trading his frosted tips for a suit and tie. His new album- The 20/20 Experience- dropped this week, and a co-headlining tour with […]

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Slacker's Artist of the Week

Brit Sensation Emeli Sandé is Artist of the Week

Emeli Sandé is a 25 year old British/Scottish artist that is poised to make a major impression in the US this year and is spotlighted as our new artist of the week. After dropping out of medical school in her 4th year, she went on to become one of the biggest artists in the UK. […]

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Oscars 2013 Best Original Song Slacker

Who Should Win the Oscar for Best in Original Song

So here we are.  Deep in the heart of awards season, with the Academy getting ready to pass out their golden statuettes this weekend. As Slacker’s (arguably) most pop-culture obsessed curator, I want to talk to you about this year’s Academy Award nominated songs (best original song), and who I think will (probably)(maybe)(most likely) win. […]

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