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Lana Del Rey West Coast (4.11.14)

Create Your Own Lana Del Rey Song Title

Doesn’t Lana Del Rey have the coolest song titles? Now, you too can create poetic titles – just like the dreamy songstress! VFiles and Art404 teamed up to build a Lana Del Rey Song Title Generator, which allows fans to make their very own custom song titles! “Taco Bell Noir” anyone?

97.1 AMP Radio–06/19/2014

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Radio.com Interview: Lana Del Rey Goes From ‘Maleficent’ to ‘Ultraviolence’ Up to the Top

Dey Rey opens up about meeting fans during shows, Nina Simone and the best gift she ever received from the crowd.

06/12/2014

Photo by Gabriel Olsen

#ToplessSummer: Sexiest Summer Based Music Videos

We love summer–and so does pretty much every single pop star. Summer is sexy; there’s bikinis, beach side bronzing, pool parties, and lots of clothing optional fun. Summer is sultry; everyone is feeling hot and looking for a good time. Summer is sublime; the sun doesn’t go down until, like, 8pm and you can get up to a lot of fun/bad things. That’s the premise of most of these sexy summer-themed videos. Fun, bad things in the sun! Let us know if we missed out on your favorite summer themed video!

06/06/2014

Courtesy of Interscope Records

Viral Video: Lana Del Rey’s “West Coast”

Lana Del Rey’s song “Summertime Sadness,” off her second album Born to Die, has to be the most-played song of all time here at AMP Radio.  Actually, to get technical, it’s the remix version by […]

05/08/2014

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The Music of South Central L.A. Plays the Same, From Death Row to Bompton

Courtney Smith examines the resurgence of gangsta rap and its subtle differences and striking similarities to its hey day in the 90s. Has the climate of South Central LA changed in the last 20 years, and discovers the music reflects an unfortunately stagnant environment of violence and gang activity.

05/01/2014

Top 10 Nate Dogg Infused Jams… R.I.P.

I woke up this morning with some sad news. Four time GRAMMY nominee Nathaniel Hale aka Nate Dogg, the sing-song voice to so many classic hip-hop tracks has passed away. The cause of death is […]

03/16/2011