Zayn Malik Drops New Video
Zayn Malik fans just got some new music to enjoy. The singer released the new song “Let Me,” along with a stylish music video directed by “Narcos” director Jose Padilha.
The clip, set in Miami, is a sequel to his last video for “Dusk Til Dawn,” and has Zayn involved in some mysterious criminal activity with some underworld-type figures. There’s also a beautiful woman, a choreographed fight scene and an appearance by actor Steven Bauer.
Pharrell & Robin Thicke Still Fighting “Blurred Lines” Verdict
Pharrell and Robin Thicke are continuing their fight over the “Blurred Lines” verdict. , last month a federal appeals court upheld the verdict that ruled the pair copied the Marvin Gaye tune “Gotta Give It Up” for their hit, and went on to award Gaye’s family $5.3 million, including a portion of the song’s royalties.
Well, now Pharrell and Thicke are asking the 9th Circuit to revisit the case. The pair filed paperwork asking for a rehearing, saying that the ruling goes against previous copyright decisions within the court.
The lawyer in the case also argues that the decision didn’t sufficiently evaluate whether the songs were similar, adding that allowing composers to "copyright a musical style" is dangerous.
Taylor Swift & Madonna Make The Most Admired List
A new poll conducted by YouGov reveals the Most Admired People of the Year, and a couple of musicians made the list.
While no male musicians made the Top Ten, both Taylor Swift and Madonna made the female list, at nine and ten, respectively.
Overall, Angelina Jolie was voted most admired for women, while Bill Gates earned the honor on the male side. Over 35 countries were polled for the survey, with YouGov interviewing more than 37,000 people.
Snow Patrol Premiere New Song
, Snow Patrol has planned to drop a new album, “Wildness” this year. It’s the bands first record in seven years. Now we’re getting a little taste of that new album. The band has released a new track, “Life On Earth” along with a music video.
Snow Patrol is also set to release a limited edition 10” of their single “Don’t Give In” for Record Store Day On April 21st. The band is already expected to make a huge comeback with this record considering their upcoming sold out shows in New York, Los Angeles and parts of the UK and Ireland.