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  • Pharrell's Protégé Maxine Ashley Releases Brand New Music Video for 'Guerrilla'

    Posted 8th Oct 2014 @ 8:47 pm by BEAT100 in Celebrity News

    Pharrell's Protégé Maxine Ashley Releases Brand New Music Video for 'Guerrilla'
    Late last year it was rumoured that Hip hop mogul Pharrell had signed a new artist to his I am OTHER label. It was revealed to be Maxine Ashley, a young artist from the bronx with a fresh new sound. Maxine Ashley, previously known from her YouTube stardom, has since been churning out hit tracks including 'Perpetual Nights' which featured Pharrell himself. Slowly making a name for herself, the 21 year old is defined by her catchy signature sound and quirky style that totally makes her stand out from the crowd. Being bought up with a singer as a mother definitely had a pos...
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  • US Rapper Kyle Bent Has Won a BEAT100 Ultimate Musician Award!

    Posted 8th Oct 2014 @ 2:51 pm by BEAT100 in Ultimate Musician Awards

    US Rapper Kyle Bent Has Won a BEAT100 Ultimate Musician Award!
    Kyle Bent has been named as BEAT100's newest Ultimate musician! The 17 year old from Randolph, Massachusetts has been making waves with his music over the last couple of years and has impressed the BEAT100 A&R team with his newest track 'Legends Never Die'. Born in 1997, the teenager started creating music at just the tender age of 9 years old and by age 14 he had already released 2 mixtapes! Inspired by music legends such as Bob Marley, John Legend and Jimi Hendrix, it is clear that Kyle has his sights set high in regards to his musical career. The young rapper...
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  • BEAT100 Presents the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominations: Part 2

    Posted 7th Oct 2014 @ 9:51 pm by BEAT100 in Music News

    BEAT100 Presents the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominations: Part 2
    Last week, we brought you BEAT100's first look at the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominees 2014 (view Part 1 here). Carrying on our Mercury Prize lowdown, here is the final 6 shortlisted acts!   FKA Twigs -LP1 LP1 is the debut album fro 26 year old Taliah Debrett-Barnett from South London. Mixing a variety of genres, giving a name to her music is extremely hard; using a mash up of jazz, RnB and trip hop her unique brand of music defies definition. After the eagerly anticipated album was released she also announced her world tour just 9 days later! The dancer turne...
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  • Sam Smith Releases Brand New Official Music Video!

    Posted 7th Oct 2014 @ 4:59 pm by BEAT100 in Celebrity News

    Sam Smith Releases Brand New Official Music Video!
    Sam Smith has released the official music video for his newest track 'Restart'. Shot throughout this summer's hectic festival season and on tour, the video shows Smith visiting the beach, picking up is own CD in a music store and performing to thousands of people. This year has been a whirlwind year for Sam Smith and it has been hard to keep track of his meteoric rise to fame. After winning the critic's choice award at the Brits, his debut album then topped the UK charts and hit the US charts at no. 2 (the highest ever debut entry by a British singer). 'Resta...
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  • This Week's BEAT100 Chart Topper is the Brilliant Mandy Shay Closely Followed By Lazy Habits and Charlotte Medley

    Posted 6th Oct 2014 @ 10:42 am by BEAT100 in World Music Chart

    This Week's BEAT100 Chart Topper is the Brilliant Mandy Shay Closely Followed By Lazy Habits and Charlotte Medley
    The BEAT100 World Music Video Chart Number 1 spot was won this week by Mandy Shay! Mandy's original hit, 'Love Wasn't Enough' topped the charts after gaining over 3000 views from her online fans. After finding her love of performance in the 8th grade, Mandy began to learn guitar at age 16. She began playing in local talent shows and gigs and now dreams to make music her full time career. Recently, Mandy recorded her first EP in Oklahoma City, speaking of her experiences Mandy tells BEAT00, 'I got to go to Studio Seven/Lunacy Records and make this EP with extremel...
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  • BEAT100 Presents the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominations: Part 1

    Posted 4th Oct 2014 @ 9:18 pm by BEAT100 in Music News

    BEAT100 Presents the Barclaycard Mercury Prize Nominations: Part 1
    The countdown to this year's Barclaycard Mercury Prize has begun. The 12 shortlisted nominees were announced last month with the overall winner of the £20,000 prize to be announced on October 29. Created in 1992 as an alternative to the Brit Awards, the Mercury Prize is awarded annually for the best album from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The prize is open to all types of music genres and is judged by a panel of 12 critics made up of various music industry figures. The prize has been criticised in recent years for focusing too heavily on big name artists, somet...
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  • Thom Yorke Releases Brand New Album Via BitTorrent

    Posted 1st Oct 2014 @ 7:01 pm by BEAT100 in Celebrity News

    Thom Yorke Releases Brand New Album Via BitTorrent
    Thom Yorke has caused waves in the last couple of weeks after releasing a surprise album via file sharing site BitTorrent. The Radiohead frontman is known for his controversial album releases; in 2007 Radiohead released 'In Rainbows' through their website where the fans could choose how much, if at all, to pay for it. The new album, entitled 'Tomorrow's Modern Boxes' was made with Radiohead's longterm producer Nigel Goldrich and is Yorke's first solo album since 'The Eraser' in 2006. With minimalist lyrics and scattered beats it is typica...
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  • Gibraltar Pop/Rock Band Jetstream are BEAT100's Newest Ultimate Musicians!

    Posted 1st Oct 2014 @ 1:55 pm by BEAT100 in Ultimate Musician Awards

    Gibraltar Pop/Rock Band Jetstream are BEAT100's Newest Ultimate Musicians!
    Congratulations to Jetstream, who have been named as BEAT100's Newest Ultimate Musicians! The four piece group from Gibraltar have been steadily rising through the chart with their hit original song 'F5'. After being introduced to BEAT100 by sibling trio ORFILA, Jetstream's energetic take on Pop-Rock has been impressing their BEAT100 listeners. Their catchy latest song won them 3 Gold awards and is currently in 17th place in the World Music Video Chart. Influenced by the likes of Pearl Jam, The Killers and Coldplay, Jetstream say that a lot of their musical inspirati...
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  • One Direction's New Single 'Steal My Girl' Gets First Radio Play Today!

    Posted 29th Sep 2014 @ 7:59 pm by BEAT100 in Celebrity News

    One Direction's New Single 'Steal My Girl' Gets First Radio Play Today!
    One Direction's tensely awaited new single was finally available for radio play today! The world wide superstars have been busy promoting their upcoming fourth studio album, simply titled 'FOUR', announced by surprise on September 8th. Directioners across the world have been chomping at the bit to listen to the first official single 'Steal My Girl' which appeared on UK Radio at 12pm today. Co-written with the help of band members Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne, 'Steal My Girl' is a pop hit typical of One Direction with an anthemic feel that is bound to ha...
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  • BEAT100's World Music Video Chart is Topped by Country Star Jerad Bridges Closely Followed Masses Beware & Elis!

    Posted 29th Sep 2014 @ 10:30 am by BEAT100 in World Music Chart

    BEAT100's World Music Video Chart is Topped by Country Star Jerad Bridges Closely Followed Masses Beware & Elis!
    Nashville Country star Jerad Bridges topped the World Music Video Chart this week with his original track 'I Was Wrong'. Impressing the BEAT100 A&R team and audience alike, 'I Was Wrong' won Gold Song, Silver Video and Bronze Favourite Awards and gained nearly 10,000 views! Jerad, originally from a small town in Louisiana, brings a classic country vibe to his music naming his biggest musical influences as Travis Tritt and Garth Brooks. Aside from musical influences, Jerad is obviously inspired by his wife, telling BEAT100 'She saw a gift inside of me that nob...
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