A Play-By-Play Of The TIDAL Live Stream: The Glorious Illuminati Revolution Begins!

Remember how all those pop stars started changing their profile photos to a lovely shade of cerulean last night in order to announce the launch of TIDAL, that new streaming service that doesn't seem to do anything different at all compared to Spotify or Beats? And then we all thoughtfully debated…


TIDAL Wave: Thinking Out Loud About The Future Of The Music Industry

The word of the day is TIDAL. Last night, Jay Z, Madonna, Kanye West, Rihanna, Beyoncé, Calvin Harris, Nicki Minaj and about a billion other pop stars turned their social media accounts blue...err, cerulean really. Why? Because TIDAL. TIDAL is a new music streaming service. Like Spotify and Beats,…


Grimes, Kanye West and Pharrell To Perform At Budweiser #MadeInAmericaFest In Philadelphia

Impossibly, September is just around the corner already (don't want to talk about it), but the summer festival season's not over just yet. On Labor Day weekend (that's August 30 & August 31, which is next week), the Budweiser Made In America Fest is coming back to Philadelphia for the third year…


Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love" Gets The Full Remix Treatment

SURFBOART (THE REMIX). Beyoncé went rocketing (REFERENCE) up all the way to the top of the Billboard charts with her BEYONCÉ bedroom/kitchen floor/bathtub banga "Drunk In Love" last week — so it's only fair for the clubs get in on the action now too. The "Drunk In Love" remix package includes…


Queen of Hearts: Interview with...Cassie!

It's been nearly six years since Bad Boy Records songstress Cassie first burst into the music scene with the platinum-selling "Me & U," a spine-tingling slice of icy electro-R&B minimalism that rocketed to #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2006. While she's released several songs over the past few…


Tinashe Unleashes Brilliant Mixtape: 'In Case We Die'

One of MuuMuse's favorite up-and-coming acts, Tinashe, has done a lot of growing up these days. After separating from short-lived girl group The Stunners in 2010 and releasing "Artificial People," her collaboration with OFM back in September of 2011, the blossoming 19-year-old singer-songwriter…


Amber Rose's Debut Single "Fame" is Actually Pretty Good

Amber Rose - "Fame" For those who haven't already heard of Amber Rose, she's the fiercely bald model/socialite/arm candy--formerly of Kanye West, now of Wiz Khalifa--who's been featured in videos for superstars including Nicki Minaj ("Massive Attack") and Ludacris ("What Them Girls Like"), and…


Nicki Minaj Supplies A Taste Of Upcoming Album with "Roman in Moscow"

Nicki Minaj is coming back with power, power. Ever since I first heard "Itty Bitty Piggy" back in December of '09, I was instantly smitten with Mizz Minaj. But apart from her ALWAYS legendary guest verses (the "Shakin' It 4 Daddy" verse for Robin Thicke, to the "Bottoms Up" verse for Trey Songz,…


MTV Fail? Weighing In On the MTV VMA 2011 Nominees

Another year, another MTV Video Music Awards, which means it's time for a whole 'nother round of Kanye rage and death threats from Britney stans demanding to know whether or not she'll be performing this year. But before we get into that whole mess--it's the nominees for the 2011 MTV VMAs! Last…


Natalia Kills Releases Third US Single Today: "Free (feat. Will.I.Am)"

Today, my bloody valentine Natalia Kills releases the third single off of her forthcoming debut album Perfectionist: "Free." Produced by Jeff Bhasker (Kanye West) and co-penned by Kills, Kid Cudi and No I.D., "Free" is one of the most fun, breezy songs off of Kills' long awaited debut that, most…


Beyoncé: 4 (Album Review)

If you're looking for Sasha Fierce, don't bother: She's gone. Well, not entirely--she's certainly still there twerking her hips above the militant beat of "Run The World (Girls)" and the frenzied horn-filled club bounce of "Countdown," but for the most part, the divalicious alter ego of one of the…


Katy Perry: E.T. (feat. Kanye West) (Video Premiere)

Katy Perry just released the video for her newly crowned #1 single on the Billboard Hot 100: "E.T. (feat. Kanye West)," which also happens to be one of the best offerings from her 2010 Grammy-nominated album, Teenage Dream. ...Great makeup. "E.T." was released on February 11. (iTunes)