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The Real Meaning Behind ‘Heartbreak Anniversary’ By Giveon

Giveon may be R&B’s hottest artist out, but the road to mainstream took some time. In 2018, the California native debuted his singles, “Garden Kisses” and “Fields.” His unique voice captured the attention of producer Sevn Thomas, who he would later work with. After releasing music quietly for a few years, the singer was thrust […]

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The Real Meaning Behind ‘Put Your Records On’ By Ritt Momney

For decades, artists have recycled timeless hits in several ways. From sampling to interpolation, most artists often have a good ear for music and incorporate it into their own discographies. Additionally, several artists such as Chloe x Halle found fame by covering popular hits. Artists covering songs have both pros and cons. While it is […]

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The Real Meaning Behind Minimum Wage By Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton fought back at criticism he faced after performing his new single “Minimum Wage” for New Year’s Eve 2021. Shelton faced social media backlash with people criticizing him, a millionaire, for releasing the track during the country’s record unemployment rates and economic struggles due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Though Shelton told CMT  he first wondered if […]

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The Real Meaning Behind Demi Lovato’s ‘Melon Cake’

Demi Lovato released her seventh album, Dancing With the Devil… the Art of Starting Over, on April 2, 2021, a work of 19 tracks addressing various serious topics for the star, including her issues with addiction. In “Dancing With the Devil,” for example, Lovato lays out how she’d “almost made it to heaven,” an obvious […]

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Behind Taylor Swift’s Massive GoFundMe Donation

Taylor Swift seems more like television magnate Oprah Winfrey each day — well, at least in regards to magnanimous gestures of goodwill (she’s just missing the talk show, interview with British ex-royals, watching Tom Cruise leaping on the couch). In August 2020, while Swift didn’t hand out multiple free cars, the three-time Grammy “Album of the […]

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The Real Meaning Behind Justin Bieber’s ‘As I Am’

Justin Bieber’s new album Justice officially dropped on March 19, 2021 — and it’s full of new lyrics to decode. The singer’s sixth studio album, which comes a little more than a year after Changes, features 16 songs, including “Unstable” and “As I Am” that both reflect JB’s mental health in the last few years. Ahead […]