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Taylor Swift Wraps Up Red Tour at Home

Taylor Swift performed the first of three sold-out shows at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena Thursday night Sept.19), with Saturday’s concert marking the end of the US leg of her Red Tour. Slacker joined the music superstar at a pre-show reception, where she explained the decision to wrap up the trek in the city she has called […]

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David Nail Hints New Album Will Reflect New Mindset

Country star David Nail has a good sense of humor about people who don’t realize that it’s him singing the infectious new song, “Whatever She’s Got.” “At first, people were saying, ‘Is this really David Nail? But he only sings sad songs!’” the singer tells Slacker with a laugh. Nail says “Whatever She’s Got” was […]

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Kelly Clarkson Announces Holiday Album

Christmas is coming a little early for Kelly Clarkson. “Wrapped in Red,” the singer’s first collection of holiday tunes, will hit stores Oct. 29. “I have been dying to make this album since I was a kid!” Clarkson tweeted this week. The pop star recruited some of her country heroes to lend their voices to […]

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Check Out This Week’s Slacker EQ Charts for the Top Songs of the Week!

You’ve arrived at Slacker’s EQ charts for the week of August 25th! Take a look here.  In this post-VMA edition of Slacker’s EQ charts for the week of August 25th, we are very interested in tracking and measuring any spikes that artists featured on MTV’s awards show may have received from Slacker listeners. As this data only reflects the […]

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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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Luke Bryan’s “Crash My Party” is the Album of the Week

Welcome to Slacker’s Album of the Week, where we bring you an entire album on-demand. This week we have a new album from country superstar Luke Bryan. Nashville-based, Georgia born country singer Luke Bryan is known for his party songs, including 2009’s “Take My Drunk Ass Home.” It’s only fitting he title his fourth album […]

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