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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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R. Kelly’s New Single is the Song Stuck in our Head

Chicago native R. Kelly was named the most successful R&B artist of the last 25 years by Billboard magazine. He’s hard at work on his 12th solo studio album, to be called “Black Panties” and set for a release later this summer. No need to be patient though, because we’ve already got the first single! It’s […]

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Jennifer Nettles’ Solo Album Merges Mix of Influences

Dynamo country duo Sugarland has always incorporated a hodgepodge of influences in their platinum-selling music, blending country with pop, rock and soul, and even going so far as to cover Beyonce and Pearl Jam. So it’s no surprise that when lead singer Jennifer Nettles stepped out on her own to make a solo album, she […]

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New Music First: Pixies & Beck Release First Tracks in Years

We’ve got some new music for you on Slacker and right now from some indie/alternative favorites. It seems some artists are dusting off the studio pipes and getting back down to business. First, we have the Pixies. Just two weeks after announcing that Kim Deal had left the band, Pixies have released “Bagboy”, their first […]

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New Artist to Watch: Introducing RaVaughn

Accomplished studio vocalist and current Ne-Yo protégé RaVaughn is preparing her debut album that will be released soon. RaVaughn brings a unique twist to R&B mixing in pop and rock elements of her own. She got her break as a background vocalist on the hit TV show Glee and has recorded demos and background vocals for […]

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Artist of the Week: Kanye West and His Musical Evolution

Kanye West has entered into a new stage as an artist and as a public figure. On one hand, there is his public persona—outspoken self-promoter, generator of outrageous soundbytes, and Kim Kardashian’s baby daddy. On the other, there is Kanye the artist—one of the most accomplished rappers and producers in the history of hip hop, […]

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