As we call this year to an end, sing a holly jolly Christmas and wish everyone a Happy New Year, how about we take a look at how the music industry changed our lives in 2013.
First in line…
Although its politics are ‘iffy’, the “Cristal, Maybach, diamonds on your timepiece” that Lorde decries aren’t only hip hop symbols, they’re simply out of date. But, boy! Did the 16 year old Ella Yelich-O’Conner debut single ever connect with people.
“Cups,” Anna Kendrick
The mere fact that a lesser Carter Family song from the 1931 became a hit single in 2013 simply because of a musical from the last years musical comedy “Pitch Perfect” that inspired one heck of a viral video, which was itself inspired by another video.
Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy),” David Bowie
At first, Bowie’s age crinkled voices seemed like … Read More