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tidal- new music streaming platform owned by jay z
The ceremony of launching of the Tidal streaming platform, held in New York 2 days ago looked like the biggest music award ceremony in the history - it gathered in one place stellar names such as Madonna, Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Jay Z, Kanye West, Daft Punk, Rihanna, Jack White etc. They all gave their support to the new streaming platform recently bought by Jay Z. He bought "Tidal" from the Swedish company Aspiro that created the platform in 2014, and announced much fairer earning distribution for its artists and authors, than the other existing streaming services. The price of a standard quality streaming of videos and songs will be $9.99 per month, while the monthly high-fidelity quality streaming will cost $19.99. The service has over 25 million tracks and 75,000 music videos at the moment.
More info: http://tidal.com/us
prepare yourselves for THE 22 PORIN AWArds in split
For the first time in its 22-year old history, the most important Croatian music award Porin will take place in Split this year. The Spaladium Arena will host the best Croatian artists and musicians, who will receive Porin for the categories such as: Album of the year, Song of the year, Best new artist, Best female vocal performance, Best male vocal performance etc.
The Croatian "Grammys" will be held on March 6th and the organisers already announced a rich music program and numerous top-Croatian artists an musicians that will attend the ceremony.
IDM Music is happy to congratulate its authors for this year's Porin nominations:
Nina Badrić - Vjetrenjače (author: Aleksandra Kovač) - best female vocal performance nominee
Jurica Pađen - All Stars - best instrumental album of the year (ex. classical and jazz music) nominee
Miroslav Škoro - Putujem sam - album of the year nominee
Jurica Pađen & Mario Domazet - Love Is Blue / Al Dente - best instrumental performance of the year
Ante Pecotić - 61. Zagrebački festival - best compilation album nominee
BRIT AWARDS 2015 AS IT HAPPENS
To summarize from a start; Kim Kardashian with a selfie onstage, Madonna with a fall on the stage and Taylor Swift, Sam Smith and Ed Sheeran as an absolute winners of BRIT AWARDS 2015 are the highlights of 35th edition of the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards for excellence in music! Held last night in the O2 Arena in London and second time hosted by Ant & Dec, English comedy and TV presenting duo - this year celebration of music's big names delivered a standard procedure of pre-ceremony excitement, few ridiculous moments, controversy stuffed parts and new, custom-made statues for laureates this year designed by Tracey Emin which, now also traditionally, did not met with the approval of wider audience.
Anyway, check out the full list of 2015 BRIT AWARDS winners below:
British Female Solo Artist: Paloma Faith
British Male Solo Artist: Ed Sheeran
British Group: Royal Blood
International Female Solo Artist:Taylor Swift
International Male Solo Artist:Pharell Williams
International Group: Foo Fighters
British Breakthrough: Sam Smith
Critics’ Choice: James Bay
British Producer Of The Year: Paul Epworth
British Album: Ed Sheeran, X
British Single: Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, 'Uptown Funk'
British Video: One Direction, 'You & I'
GOLDEN STATUES FOUND THEIR OWNERS FOR THE 87TH TIME
The most important film award ceremony in the world, Oscar, took place last night at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. This year the Academy Award brought some of the new, almost unknown names in the focus, notably the director of the film "Birdman", Alejandro González Iñárritu, who brought home 2 statues - for best directing and best picture, and Eddie Redmayne, who enchanted the AMPAS with his incarnation of the famous physicist Stephen Hawking, which brought him the Oscar for the best actor.
The movies that received the most awards were "Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel", while one of the most memorable moments of the ceremony was Patricia Arquette's powerful feminist speech on the necessity of equality of men and women in Hollywood.
Here's the list of the winners in the most important Oscar categories:
Best Picture: Birdman — Alejandro G. Inarritu, John Lesher and James W. Skotchdopole
Best Director:Alejandro González Iñárritu — Birdman
Best Actor: Eddie Redmayne — The Theory of Everything
Best Actress: Julianne Moore — Still Alice
Best Supporting Actor: J.K. Simmons — Whiplash
Best Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette — Boyhood
IDM valentine's compilation 2015
We at IDM music consider ourselves cool peeps, but even we sometimes become cheezy and get overwhelmed with pathetic lyrics and red hearts. :)
For the most romantic day of the year we prepared you a lovely compilation with the IDM regionally controlled love songs, picked as our favourites.
Click on the link below for the compilation's YouTube playlist
We hope you'll enjoy it and we wish you Happy Valentine's! <3
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