Keyboardist Vahagn Stepanyan album ‘A New Chapter’ Out Now

It was a dream come true for keyboardist Vahagn Stepanyan to travel to the US to finish recording his second album, “A New Chapter,” with a stellar collective of Grammy winners and nominees and prodigious musicians, producers and engineers. That dream made history when the jazz fusion album simultaneously debuted on three Billboard charts, making Stepanyan the first independent artist from


Ella Mai Scores Five New RIAA Awards

Grammy winner Ella Mai has added five new RIAA certifications to her stacked collection. “Not Another Love Song,” the lead single from her sophomore album, Heart On My Sleeve, has sold more than one million equivalent units and is now certified platinum. It first went gold in June 2021. Mai’s song “DFMU” has hit the


Shay Lia Is Flying ‘Solo’ on New Song

Shay Lia has another tune for her fans to enjoy. The Djiboutian-French singer dropped her second song of the year, “SOLO.” In the reggae-inspired track, Lia asserts her independence after being mistreated by an uncaring partner who did not appreciate her value. She has no intention of reconciling and is focused on moving forward without


Maeta Releases Video for ‘Questions’

Maeta has unveiled the music video for “Questions,” the Kaytranada-produced track from her latest project When I Hear Your Name. The Child-directed visual finds Maeta enjoying a comfortable life with her partner at an RV park. She can be seen spinning around with her walkman near their travel trailer and also giving her man a