Tag Archives: Perry, Katy

With ‘Witness,’ Katy Perry Is the Second Woman to Hit No. 1 in 2017

Source: New York Times » Music

“Witness” debuted at the top of the Billboard album chart with 180,000 album equivalent units, displacing Halsey, who hit No. 1 last week.

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Ariana Grande Announces Manchester Benefit Concert, With Special Guests

Source: New York Times » Music

Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Coldplay will join the pop singer at a show to raise money for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund.

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The Playlist: Katy Perry and Haim Reach for New Flavors

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear the week’s most notable new songs, from a track off Willie Nelson’s latest album to a bizarre song from Fall Out Boy.

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Playlist: Katy Perry Dances Till the World Ends and M.I.A. Starts a New Wave

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear the 9 new songs that caught our pop critics’ attention this week, from Desiigner’s “Outlet” to Marty Stuart’s “Way Out West.”

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The Playlist: Katy Perry’s Limp Olympics Anthem and Justice’s Grooving Return

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear the tracks that caught our pop critics’ attention, from Jamie Lidell’s “Walk Right Back” to Martha’s “Ice Cream and Sunscreen”

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ArtsBeat: Three Approaches to Twitter Wars: Taylor Swift, Action Bronson, Drake

Source: New York Times » Music

Musicians try to apologize, respond and disappear.

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Judge Postpones Action on Nuns’ Request in Property Dispute With Katy Perry

Source: New York Times » Music

A judge declined to act immediately on a request that would block the archbishop of Los Angeles from controlling property that once housed the nuns’ order.

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Nuns Intensify Fight Over Sale of Convent to Katy Perry

Source: New York Times » Music

Nuns in the Sisters of the Most Holy and Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary said in court papers that they were being bullied and betrayed by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles into supporting a sale to Katy Perry.

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Independent Music Labels and Young Artists Offer Streaming, on Their Terms

Source: New York Times » Music

Labels like Sub Pop, Fool’s Gold and others have made deals with Drip.fm, a subscription streaming service, while musicians like Ryan Hemsworth have started their own services.

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Downloads in Decline as Streamed Music Soars

Source: New York Times » Music

Americans used streaming platforms to listen to 70.3 billion songs in the first half of 2014, as CD sales and downloads declined.

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On The Runway: At Paris Fashion Week, Designers Play Live Mood Music

Source: New York Times » Music

Pop stars at ringside and runway concerts have become a status symbol at fashion shows.

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