Category: Artist Spotlight

Artist Spotlight
Bruno Mars

Career Breakthrough A friend introduced Mars to songwriter Phillip Lawrence, who agreed to help Mars compose material. They presented a song they had written and recorded to a record label, who liked it but wanted one of their own artists to perform it. Mars recalled, “We were so broke and struggling, we had to do […]

Artist Spotlight
Beyonce

On February 6, 2016, Beyoncé released “Formation” for free on the music streaming service Tidal and its accompanying music video on her official YouTube. The following day on February 7, 2016, Beyoncé performed “Formation” during her performance at the Super Bowl 50 halftime show. Immediately after the performance, a commercial aired announcing The Formation World Tour, […]