Emeli Sandé covers Beyoncé for ‘The Great Gatsby’

Emeli Sandé "Crazy In Love"

Yesterday, we posted Beyoncé's moody cover of Amy Winehouse's "Back to Black" for The Great Gatsby (in theaters May 10th) soundtrack (via Interscope Records). Well, in the interest of fairness, Beyoncé had her hit song "Crazy In Love" covered for the movie by Emeli Sandé, who puts a jazzy swing to it. Not gonna lie, I could listen to this all day long, it's that good. MORE

Emeli Sandé’s “Next to Me” (Kendrick Lamar Remix)

Emeli Sandé "Next to Me"

I totally adore Emeli Sandé, and I'm thrilled to finally hear her getting some radio play with "Next To Me," featuring Kendrick Lamar. If you still have yet to check out Emeli's spectacular debut album, Our Version of Events (iTunes), I don't know what you're waiting for, it's easily one of last year's best releases! We can all expect to hear a lot more from Ms. Sande, she's taking things straight to the top! MORE

Emeli Sandé ARTIST#TALK with Arjan Writes!

Emeli Sandé

2012 was a massive year for Emeli Sandé. At the beginning of the year, the Scottish singer/songwriter released her masterful debut album, Our Version of Events, to soaring critical acclaim. The record, which overtook Adele’s 21 to become the UK’s top selling album of the year, paved the path for Sandé to win the prestigious Critics Choice Award at the BRITs (the British equivalent to the American Grammys). She also was the only artist to MORE

PopBytes’ Top Ten Favorite Albums of 2012!

Marina and the Diamonds - Electra Heart

Without any intro or further ado, I finally present to you my top ten favorite albums of 2012! Marina and the Diamonds Electra Heart It certainly hasn't been a secret that Marina and the Diamonds would once again land on the top of my list. Her stunning debut album, The Family Jewels, topped my list back in 2010. Although I probably still prefer Jewels over Electra Heart, her sophomore effort comes in right behind it! Every track on the MORE

Video: Emeli Sandé’s “Clown”

Emeli Sandé "Clown"

You must set aside a quiet moment to watch the lovely and talented Emeli Sandé's brand-new music video for "Clown." It's a stunning and heartfelt track off her incredible debut album, Our Version of Events, which has safely secured a spot in my top twelve favorite albums of 2012 list. I need to get cracking on that post since there's just about two weeks left before we ring in the new year. Here's to discovering more new artists like Emeli next MORE

Giveaway: Emeli Sandé’s ‘Our Version Of Events’

Emeli Sandé - Our Version Of Events

Winners: @icydk @debrapalermo @Traceybaby @WAHWithJL @MyLovsARevolver The other day I did a post about Our Version Of Events, the fantastic debut album from Scottish singer / songwriter Emeli Sandé (out now via Capitol Records). I have five copies to toss out, this is seriously one album you simply don't want to miss out on. I would never give anything away that I didn't like myself, it's hands down one of the best releases of the year so MORE

Emeli Sandé’s album is out in the US today!

Emeli Sandé

A few weeks ago I saw Scottish singer and songwriter Emeli Sandé do an intimate performance as she geared up for the US release of her pitch-perfect debut album Our Version of Events (already a huge hit across the pond). I didn't know all that much about Ms. Sande but I had heard that I would totally dig her, that turned out to be completely true. Her live vocals gave me a serious case of the chills and goosebumps, when she started to sing, my MORE