The best pop singles of 2015

2015 has been a great year for popular music! We saw a lot of amazing artists come back and new talents making their way to the top. It’s that time of the year again where we decide what were the best pop moments in 2015. This is A Bit of Pop Music’s Top 50 of Best Singles of the Year where we go from The Weeknd to Jess Glynne and Adele to Justin Bieber! Continue reading

The best pop videos of 2015

2015 has been a great year for popular music! We saw a lot of amazing artists come back and new talents making their way to the top. It’s that time of the year again where we decide what were the … Continue reading

Single Review: AURORA – Half The World Away

AURORA Half The World Away

AURORA scores a hit with Oasis cover
Every year, the John Lewis Christmas commercial is serious business in the UK.The department stores company records a short film with music by a contemporary, mostly upcoming artist. In recent years, the trend started that they ask an artist to record a cover of a famous song in an acoustic and warm version, that fits the atmosphere of the Christmas holidays. This year it is AURORA’s turn. The Norwegian singer-songwriter, who made some waves on the internet this year with her single ‘Running With The Wolves’, made ‘Half The World Away’ by Oasis her own and that sounds rather sweet!

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Gig Review: Aurora at Melkweg

Aurora Melkweg
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Aurora enchants Melkweg with magical voice and songs
The star of Norwegian pop starlet Aurora is rising fastly. The singer-songwriter does not have an album out yet, but her singles so far made a big impression on the web and she is often tipped as the next big thing. She is on a European tour at the moment and managed to sell out the ‘Oude Zaal’ in Melkweg in Amsterdam. With her debut LP out in March 2016, she has a lot of new music to introduce to her audience and it’s safe to say her magical voice, fairytale like songs and quirky stage personality enchanted Amsterdam!

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