No change at the top of the the Hype Machine's most blogged artists charts on Thursday, June 14, but both Azealia Banks and Wild Nothing re-enter today's top ten.
American rapper, singer and lyricist Azealia Banks is making waves on the blogs with the launch of her latest track "Aquababe" produced by Machinedrum from her upcoming Fantase mixtape, due to be released July 4 and preceding her album Broke With Expensive Taste, which will be out later in the year. With regards to "Aquababe" mixtape maestro stated "Can't say its one of her more memorable creations, but a certain assertion embedded deep within 'Aquababe' definitely rings loud and clear."
One-man American dream-pop band Wild Nothing is causing a buzz with the soon-to-be released (June 26) "Shadow," the lead single off the upcoming record Nocturne, out August 28. With regards to the single blahblahblahscience says "If you're into more uptempo rock-oriented dreamy textures 'Shadow' should do you quite fine."
The 10 most blogged artists on The Hype Machine on June 14 at 10:30am GMT:
01. Passion Pit (no change)
02. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti (no change)
03. Van She (no change)
04. Hot Chip (no change)
05. Justice (+1)
06. Charlie XCX (+1)
07. Azealia Banks (re-entry)
08. Wild Nothing (re-entry)
09. Four Tet (-4)
10. Ellie Goulding (-1)
Launched in 2005, The Hype Machine aggregates information from more than 1,000 music blogs worldwide. Known for identifying up-and-coming artists, the site enables music fans to easily find out what music is hot in the blogosphere and to instantly hear and buy mp3s.
Listen to Wild Nothing's "Shadow" at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gAjDHZb-NyQ