WATCH: Utah Reps create educational remix Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song

Sometimes rap just isn’t your calling. Apparently, but no one told that to the Utah House of Representatives. The reps created a video to “explain how a law is made… with a surprise twist”. Our representatives have taken the time to explain how a law is made…with a surprise twist. Give it a listen and share so all your friends can know how laws are made! #utpol @GHughes51 @BradWilsonGOP @kimfcoleman @NormThurston @mikemckellutah @RepJimDunnigan @JohnKnotwellUT pic.twitter.com/KqaUSqOKtC — Utah House of Reps […]

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Man wanted to see Red Hot Chili Peppers but got bagpipe cover band instead

BELFAST, IRELAND — Have you ever been so excited to see your favorite band in concert, only to realize you bought the wrong tickets? Well that’s what happened to a guy in England who thought he got a rockin’ deal on a pair of tickets for him and his girlfriend to see the Red Hot Chili Peppers live, but didn’t realize until a couple days before the concert that he actually bought tickets for the Red Hot Chilli Pipers instead. Yeah, […]

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Logic’s rap song triples calls to suicide prevention, brave artists giving Dallas teens a voice

DALLAS– What does Logic’s hit rap song have in common with the National Suicide Prevention Hotline’s number? His song is literally named 1-800-273-8255. Since he performed it at the Grammys, it’s tripled the number of calls for help. pic.twitter.com/6RfpmtbHAh — Bobby Tarantino (@Logic301) January 30, 2018 A representative for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline says the release of the song was a watershed event for them. “By using his artistic voice, Logic addressed suicide thoughtfully and creatively to inspire fans […]

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What exactly did Bruno Mars win?

You know your Kendrick Lamar from your Migos, your “Despacito” from your “That’s What I Like.” You are your trivia team’s go-to person whenever music history is the subject. But we won’t hold it against you if you don’t have a clue what the difference is between Grammy’s Song of the Year and Record of the Year categories. Well, here’s some help, straight from the Grammy website: Song of the Year: This award goes to the person who wrote the song. So while […]

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Elton John calling it quits, announces final tour

Sir Elton John is saying goodbye to life on the road. The music icon announced at a press event on Wednesday that his next world tour will be his last. The three-year tour will start in September, John told CNN’s Anderson Cooper in a sit-down chat that was live-streamed around the world. “I’ve been touring since I was 17 with various bands,” John said. “I thought the time is right to say thank you to all my fans and say […]

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Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose, medical examiner finds

LOS ANGELES – Tom Petty died of an accidental drug overdose, his family said in a statement after speaking with the L.A. County Coroner’s office. According to the medical examiner, Petty died of “multi-system organ failure” caused by “mixed drug toxicity.”  An examination on October 3, 2017 found fentanyl, oxycodone, temazepam, alprazolam, citalopram, acetylfentanyl and despropionyl fentanyl in his system. Petty was also suffering from coronary artery atherosclerosis and emphysema. The music legend’s family issued a statement saying that Petty  […]

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Dolores O’Riordan of The Cranberries dead at 46

LONDON — Dolores O’Riordan, the lead singer of The Cranberries, has died at 46, her publicist has confirmed in a statement to the BBC. “The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for a short recording session,” Lindsey Holmes, O’Riordan’s publicist, said in the statement. The statement continued: “Family members are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.” The singer’s cause of death is not known at this […]

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Eric Clapton says he’s going deaf

Legendary singer Eric Clapton says he is losing his hearing. The singer, 72, told BBC 2 he plans to continuing performing live but does have concerns about how aging affects that. “I mean, I’m going deaf, I’ve got tinnitus, my hands just about work,” he said. “I mean, I’m hoping that people will come along and see me just because, or maybe more than because I’m a curiosity. It’s amazing to myself that I’m still here.” According to the Mayo Clinic, tinnitus […]

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Cole Beasley debuts new rap song

DALLAS — Cole Beasley is saying farewell to football and hello to a brand new music career! Ok relax, we’re joking, at least partly! Beasley isn’t going anywhere Cowboys fans! The 28-year old wide receiver is dabbling in a little bit of music, and by “dabble” we mean he just wrote, produced, and debuted his first ever song off his new album. Beasley made the announcement on his Instagram and Twitter saying he started his own record company and paired up […]

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Fans aren’t digging Justin Timberlake’s new song “Filthy”

LOS ANGELES, CA — Sorry J.T., the people seem to know exactly what’s good, and apparently, it ain’t your latest song! Justin Timberlake dropped his new song “Filthy” after announcing his fourth album “Man of the Woods” and fans aren’t quite feeling the vibe. The haters have a lot to say and have provided the interwebs with many reactions! After hearing the song, one guy on YouTube said, “I can’t work out if that is a work of art or if it’s awful.” […]

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