Data: These Are the Most Shazam'd Songs of 2017

Spotify engagement metrics are seriously important for a song’s success.  But so are a bunch other ‘big data’ factors, including Shazam. As the music industry becomes increasingly driven, a number major data hubs are sticking out.  Simply put: if you’ve got good data on a core platform, it’s a great sign future success. Perhaps Spotify […]

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DJ Khaled, Drake & Kendrick Lamar Win Awards At The 2017 AMAs

Los Angeles, CA – The 2017 American Music Awards aired on Sunday (November) and HipHopDX keeping track  all the winners for everyone that couldn’t watch. While the ceremony is typically more pop-centric, Hip Hop still had a prominent spot with many its biggest names nominated in multiple categories. Drake, Kendrick Lamar, DJ Khaled and Rae […]

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Toro y Moi Delivers VHS-Inspired Video for 'No Show'

Toro y Moi (aka Chaz Bear) is back with a new video for “No Show.” The VHS-styled visual combines elements from his previous clips “Girl Like You” and “You and I.” In the video, Toro y Moi is singing about heartbreak intermixed with lo-fi images as if the clip was shot on a camcorder. The […]

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Voting for DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs 2017 is Now Open!

Love it or hate it, swear by it or completely disregard it, the DJ Mag Top 100 DJ’s poll has grown to become an industry standard over the years. The poll has grown exponentially over the past 20+ years since its inception, and has grown in importance and relevance too over time because it’s the […]

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