Calvin Harris’ debut studio album “I Created Disco” was released in June 2007 and it spawned two UK top 10 singles “Acceptable in the 80s” and “The Girls”. In 2009, Harris released his second studio album Ready for the Weekend, which debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and was later certified gold by the BPI. Its lead single “I’m Not Alone” became his first song to top the UK Singles Chart. Born in Dumfries, Harris rose to international prominence with the release of his third studio album 18 Months in October 2012. Topping the UK charts, the album became his first to chart on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States. All eight of the album’s singles, including “Feel So Close”, “Sweet Nothing” and “I Need Your Love” reached the top 10 in the UK. At the time, Harris broke the record for the most top 10 songs from one studio album on the UK Singles Chart with eight entries, surpassing Michael Jackson. Harris released his fourth studio album Motion in November 2014. It debuted at number two in the United Kingdom and at number five in the United States and became Harris’s second consecutive number one album on the US Dance/Electronic Albums chart. Harris has collaborated with numerous other recording artists. His collaboration with Rihanna “We Found Love” became an international success, giving Harris his first number one single on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. In October 2014, he became the first artist to place three songs simultaneously on the top 10 of Billboard’s Dance/Electronic Songs chart. He also became the first British solo artist to reach more than one billion streams on Spotify. Harris has received ten Brit Award nominations—three for Best British Male and four Grammy nominations, winning a Grammy for Best Music Video in 2013. He received the British Academy’s Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year in 2013 and at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards was named Top Dance/Electronic Artist. One of the most successful musicians, Harris appeared on Debrett’s 2017 list of the most influential people in the United Kingdom. Additionally, Harris topped Forbes’ list of the world’s highest-paid DJs for five consecutive years from 2013 to 2017. Harris runs his own record label, Fly Eye Records.
Eric Church continues to build a rather special and amazing career in Country music. He pulls his stock even higher with the new and elegant “Desperate Man” (EMI Nashville). Watch for some big weeks ahead for this gem. Also getting lots of love and attention from our panel of music and program directors is Luke […]
Charlie Puth is back at the format and that is always a real good thing. This time out he’s taking the single “The Way I Am “(Artist Partners/WEA) out for a spin. It’s the perfect song for Summer and many of our music and program directors are all over this one in a very big […]
DJ Khaled has teamed up with Justin Bieber, Chance The Rapper & Quavo for what could be the biggest Summer song of 2018 so far. “No Brainer” (We The Best/Epic) is the jam that we are talking about and with this stellar team I doubt that much could go wrong. Will this be the fastest […]
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Rock Singer-Songwriter John Hickman Asks “What’s This All About” With New Single Coming September 21
The second single (and accompanying lyric video) from John Hickman’s forthcoming album gets back to his progressive pop rock roots with this timely statement on current affairs KULA, Hawaii – Sept. 20, 2018 – Maui’s John Hickman releases his new track “What’s This All About” with a new lyric video and digital release available Friday, […]
Electro-Pop/Rock musician SAMBO WOLF recently released the video for his latest single MOONSMOKE. You can watch the video HERE! A remix by ESCPE will be dropping on September 19, 2018. “MOONSMOKE is designed to share a moment suspended in time, a moment of pure freedom and fleeting bliss,” Wolf explains. “The lyrics are based on true […]