Cheerleader Heads The Singles Chart

omiJamaican singer Omar Samuel Pasley, known by his stage name OMI, released his single “Cheerleader.” This song proved to one among the amazing songs released this summer. This song is at the top of Billboard Hot 100 chart, consequently for a second week. This track has also beaten The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face” which was a hit song and has all the capability to have the 1st place in the charts. But, there is a great chance for The Weeknd to hit the No. 1 place soon, as The Weeknd’s other single track “The Hill” is also a great hit and has entered the charts. But, the only thing that is keeping it from getting the first place is the “Cheerleader”.

omi1“Cheerleader was written and produced by C.Dillon and OMI. This is a reggae song that entered the charts for the top spot in Hawaii and Jamaica. Later, Felix Jaehn, a German producer released the track by Ultra Music at the end of 2014. The original track was remixed by him and then released. The remixed version became quite popular and found its way into a number of charts, including Sweden and the United Kingdom. This track had topped numerous European charts before it entered into Billboard Top 100.

The track had sold 1,000,000 copies in the United States of America and Germany; it became gold certified. Finally, it got the number one spot on the Billboard top 100 at the end of the week, which was July 18th of the year 2015. “Cheerleader” sold more copies that it was expected in 1st week after it topped the charts. This happened majorly due to policy changes in the charts which made the track stay in the first place for eleven days. The song also made its way to the second place on Streaming Songs chart and the sixth position on Radio Songs chart.

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Must Attend Music Festivals

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Every year music events are creating sensation across the globe and music lovers from all over the globe visit varied destinations to celebrate music. Pack your bags and get ready to soak in your most loved music that is rocking this year. Many destinations can spark the music lover in you. Below are listed some of the must-attend music festivals.

Tomorrowland is the most celebration music destination on this planet. It is a Belgian celebration well known for its electro sounds and some of the world famous DJs like David Guetta, Alesso and Avicii play the greatest tunes to keep the crowd alive. Tomorrowland is located in Boom and the numbers visiting the place is increasing by the year. Book your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.

Glastonbury is a celebrity stage that has seen the likes of Rolling Stones, Beyonce and Arctic Monkey’s rocking the stage. The celebration will happen for five days and the music unloaded will comprise of unrecorded music, drama, movie, theater, club, and bazaars. The Glastonbury gets wide coverage in the newspaper and media for five days. The recent event witnessed 175,000.

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Coachella music celebration is held at Empire Polo Club in California, every year. The Coachella Valley event started in the year 1999. The event comes with varied music displays like hip bounce; rock, outside the box and electro music. The event witnesses celebrities like Kardashian and other Hollywood characters. The performance of Kanye West, Eminem, Jay-Z and Paul McCartney on stage is a treat to watch. The long weekend saw a record breaking 198,000 tickets sold for the event in 2015 collecting $84.3 million.

Bestival is a music celebration held at the Isle of Wight in England. It is a four-day festival, and the maiden event in 2004 saw 10,000 visitors. Over the years, the numbers rose to 60,000. Bestival has the reputation of winning the “Best Major Festival” award at the 2015 UK festival awards.

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Best dance music events in Toronto

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Think of electronic music and Toronto is the place to be. The Bestival and Electric Island is the destination for electronic music. The event is for just for any music lovers. Some of the top music dance festivals held in Toronto in 2016 is listed below:

Electric Island is set during the long weekend in the spring/summer this year. The dates fall on May 23, July 1, August 1 and September 4 to 5. The dates are set for long weekends. At the Electric Island, the party is setup at Hanlan’s point. The line ups are yet to be announced, but it is expected Nicole Moudaber, Get Real and Jamie Jones will perform during the summer event.

danceEver After Music Festival is borrowed from the Tomorrowland. The Kitchener festival features a sound line up of Zedd, Dillion Francis, Adventure Club, RL Grime, Rezz and much more. The attendees can either book a campsite or a cabin for four persons. The festival will happen on June 4 and 5.

Unsound Toronto is all set to rock at Hearn Generating Station on account of Luminato’s 10the anniversary. No setting would fit perfectly for headliners Tim Hecker and sunn o. Every night the program starts at 9 pm and goes up to 3am. The tickets are sold at $25 for an individual.

Bestival returns for the second year in Toronto leaving the 501 Queen cars to Woodbine Park. The musicians include Jaime XX, Grimes, Malaa, Tchami, Porter Robinson and much more. The inflatable church and costume party parade will be there to grab your attention.

Digital Dream is getting ready for the long weekend on July 2-3. This is the fifth year and Digital Dreams is working hard to meet the fan expectations. Expect to see Armin Van Buuren, Bassnectar, Knife Party, Axwell & Ingrosso and Above & Beyond. Pray for the good weather.

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Topper In The Music Festival Across The Globe

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Music festivals are popular among all age groups. People throng from different parts of the globe to witness some mind-blowing performance of their favourite stars on stage. It gives an opportunity to experience the lively atmosphere while your star musicians perform live for you on stage. With so many music festivals happening across the globe, it leaves music enthusiasts with a question which would be the right place to be in. Below is listed some of the world famous music festival destinations that can leave you mesmerized.

Glastonbury is a lively experience for music lovers, and it tops the lists of its family facilities. The place is suitable to visit with family. It has the reputation of being the most renowned music events in the world and the reason for its popularity is its diverse nature. People who are interested in contemporary arts can find their soul in this festival. It is not just limited to a particular musical form. The diversity has made this festival unique.

music3Coachella is the place to be if you are not adverse to the hippie vibes. This is for the sun loving music buffs that prefer alternative music. Coachella is the considered to be the most popular music festival in the USA. The festival marks the start of the summer in the USA. It festival comes with a celebrity line-up of AC/DC, The Weeknd, and Drake. The guest line is A grade. The festival has its cultural style. It is specially focused around flower bands and glitters on the body. The audience list consists of big names like Gigi Hadid, Rihanna, and Kardashians.

Tomorrowland is for the electronic dance music buff. It is exclusively for party animals. There is no doubt that Tomorrowland is the biggest EDM festival around and is known for its spectacular on stage performances. The festival is hosted by some big names in the Electro world. If you are an Electro fan, then Tomorrowland is the place to be. It is a lifetime festival with prominent acts like Avicii, Alesso and Hardwell creating a sensation. It is a non-stop party destination and is held in high regard across the globe. It is one of the most popular festivals for music in the world.

Sing Welcome To Music With Music Blogs

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It is hard to get the music you make to be heard. Making sure that your music reaches the targeted people is harder than that. It is hard to choose the right option when there are many journalists and blogs. There are also big industrial names who receive emails from new bands. To help new artists, important, influential blogs, and sites who accept and welcome new music is listed here.

It is important to note that sending a group mail is not advisable. It might seem easy and time conserving, but it is always better to analyze each site and to know what type of music a particular site or blog prefers. Before contacting a blog, it is important to read its articles to know better about them.

Aurgasm
This site accepts music from solo artists and unsigned bands from all across the world.
Aquarium Drunkard
This is a blog that features reviews, interviews, sessions and mp3 samples. All kinds of submission are accepted on this site including covers, folk, country, psych, soul, funk, and everything.
Birp.fm
This is a blog, which is also a playlist aggregator. This site is especially for the ones that love music, and to talk and share music on common ground.
Consequence Of Sound
This is a Chicago-based music publication that accepts submission from a wide variety of artists and bands.
Drowned in Sound
This site is up to date with music news, community posts and reviews about 15 albums a week.
Emerging Indie Bands
This site showcases upcoming independent musicians. They also review and promote numerous unsigned artists.
Gorilla vs. Bear
This blog writes about artists, and it does not focus on a particular genre.

HearYa
This blog specializes in indie music which has a fanbase that supports new and upcoming artists.
Indie Music Filter
This music blog is a Toronto-based and focuses on indie bands.
Knox Road
This site supports unsigned artists and accepts music from any genre
Metal Injection
This site focuses on metal videos.
Music emissions
Musicians can make a profile on this site, and their content will be reviewed.
The Line of Best Fit
This website was awarded the most influential blog 2014 in the UK.

Churches A True Blend Of Spirituality And Pop

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Spirituality blended with the pop can take music to new heights but only when it is in the right dose. Temple of Youth is a new band that has understood this technique and has come up with an innovative song named Churches. By the name of it many may skip this song, but it is advised to try it out. It would be worth it with the Winchester duo Jo Carson and Paul Gumma combining to create thoughtful pop hours coexisting with cinematic hallucination. The song is a must try for those who love pop and spirituality. So if you thought you will let go of this temptation, wait until you listen to it. It is worth every second spent.

The duo has already uploaded a few songs onto Soundcloud, but Churches is their very own venture comprising of self-released stuff that is available for download. Churches talks of Jo’s experiences on how she was treated by a group who initially welcomed her but become hostile when they knew about her completely. This made Jo think of the terrible murder of Jo Cox, British MP. The realization dawned on her that despite divided there is a lot in common among us. The words that reverberated following the murder of Jo Cox had a lot to be understood. The clarity to see the world from a new perspective could make it a better place to live in.

churchJo Carson feels that with entertainers, artists and musicians, the world will be a great place to live in. The receipts from downloads of Churches will be dedicated to a good cause. The money will be donated to the Equality Florida. A live show will be launched at Guildford Boiler Room in support of Declan McKenna. The show will be conducted on 22nd June. The Temple of Youth is a growing band, and the show is sure to be a rocker. ‘Churches’ is available for download. The 3.41 minutes song weaves in the twilight hours to promote dreaminess. Before you skip the song to something else it is advised to give an ear to Churches, and it will sure captivate your soul.