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Buddy Iahn

Buddy Iahn founded The Music Universe when he decided to juxtapose his love of web design and music. As a lifelong drummer, he decided to take a hiatus from playing music to report it. The website began as a fun project in 2013 to one of the top independent news sites. Email: info@themusicuniverse.com

Danielle Bradbery launches first NFT series

Danielle Bradbery NFT

Big Machine Label Group teams with Sweet Offer for limited edition content Powerhouse vocalist Danielle Bradbery becomes the latest Big Machine Label Group artist to create a series of NFT (non-fungible token). The NFTs will offer fans access to limited…

Best gambling film soundtracks

Dean Martin in Ocean's 11

There are quite a few films that feature gambling and high roller casinos. Most of them are poker or blackjack films as bluffing, suspense, hard decisions, big wins and huge disappointments keep the audience engaged. Many of these films are…

Levi Evans releases ‘No Good’

Levi Evans

New single & video available now Emerging songwriter and genre-bending alternative artist Levi Evans is excited to present the music video for his new single, “No Good.” Directed by Evans and featuring an appearance by Muttlee, “No Good” offers up…

Episode 136 with Warren Zeiders

Warren Zeiders

Zeiders recently released second EP Fast-rising country star Warren Zeiders released his second highly-anticipated set of original tracks, 717 Tapes EP Vol. 2 in April via Warner Music. The set features the stunning, panoramic track, “Wild Horse” which reveals a…

Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp cover Velvet Underground

Johnny Depp & Jeff Beck

Duo covers “Venus in Furs” Jeff Beck and Johnny Depp have released a menacing cover of The Velvet Underground’s “Venus in Furs.” The song is the latest track from the unlikely pair’s forthcoming joint album, 18, due July 15th. Beck found…

Ian Flanigan releases ‘Last Name On It’

Ian Flanigan

“Grow Up” featuring Blake Shelton surpasses two million streams Country music singer/songwriter and The Voice Season 19 finalist Ian Flanigan claims what’s his with the release of his latest single “Last Name On It.” Flanigan delivers a sweet and upbeat…

Babyface & Ella Mai team for ‘Keeps on Fallin’

Babyface & Ella Mai

Track is from Babyface’s forthcoming project Babyface & Ella Mai collaborate together for the first time on the timeless new single “Keeps on Fallin’.” With her silky, soulful vocals, Ella Mai extols a longtime lover who can still give her…

David Nail releases ‘Sunset Carousel’

David Nail

Single is available now Country hitmaker David Nail releases his anticipated new single, “Sunset Carousel.” This new release will transport listeners straight to the nearest body of water with something cold in their hands. For the past few years, Nail…

John Legend shares ‘Honey’

John Legend & Muni Long

Track is second single from forthcoming album John Legend debuts the latest single from his forthcoming album, “Honey,” featuring Muni Long. The song is sexy and silky with elements of R&B, pop and jazz woven throughout with an accompanying lyric…

Lil Baby drops ‘U-Digg’

Lil Baby, 42 Dugg & Veeze

Single & video feature 42 Dugg & Veeze Grammy Award-winning rapper Lil Baby has unleashed a new track and video “U-Digg.” The Atlanta native has teamed up with two of Detroit’s pacesetters, 42 Dugg & Veeze, to release an undeniable…

Rare 1988 Madonna remix available digitally

Madonna

Ultra Violet Remix by Sasha available now Madonna has unveiled the next digital single from her upcoming Finally Enough Love compilation, the “Ray Of Light (Ultra Violet Mix)” by Sasha, a UK-born DJ/producer whose love of electronic music and acid…

Diddy releases ‘Gotta Move On’

Diddy

Single appears on mogul’s forthcoming album Sean “Diddy” Combs makes his official return to music with the release of his new single “Gotta Move On” featuring Bryson Tiller. It’s the first song released from his highly-anticipated new album under his…

Breland releases ‘Natural’ video

Breland

Song will be included on debut album Breland has released his picturesque new video for his new track “Natural,” which debuted with a live performance on NBC’s Today with Hoda & Jenna earlier this week. “It’s awesome seeing the resurgence of…

Slash announces Veeps concert & live Q&A

Slash & Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators

Rocker will answer fan questions Slash will be answering fan questions live on Veeps on Friday, June 24th at noon PT. There will be an encore airing of the global virtual concert Slash Ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators –…

Caitlyn Smith announces UK tour dates

Caitlyn Smith

Tour supports latest project, High Powerhouse vocalist and acclaimed country music singer/songwriter Caitlyn Smith has announced a run of headlining shows in the UK kicking off in Manchester on October 18th with additional stops in Glasgow and London. Smith just…

Seether premieres ‘What Would You Do’ video

Seether

Deluxe edition of latest album drops July 1st Seether has unveiled the official video for “What Would You Do?” – a track from the upcoming deluxe edition of their most recent album, Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum. The emotionally cathartic,…

David Bowie releases special ‘Starman’ streaming single

David Bowie - Starman (Top of the Pops Remix 2022)

Song celebrates 50th anniversary of The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust Today (Thurs, June 16th) marks the 50th anniversary of the release of David Bowie’s The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars. To celebrate, Parlophone Records is proud to announce a…

Warner Music Nashville signs Avery Anna

Avery Anna

Singer recognized for earning 100k+ subscribers Warner Music Nashville surprised CMA Fest attendees at Ascend Amphitheater on Saturday (June 11th) with a special announcement that breakout talent Avery Anna would be joining the label family. She then took the stage…