Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / News Blog / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / Buy TV Shows on DVD and Blu-ray

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

Games / Movies / Music / Sports / Random Posts / Politics


Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > Chit Chat > Chit Chat - Music
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of October 23, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Another Attempt at a Magnum P.I. Reboot?; New Warner Archive Releases for November
Fri-Yay: How Are This Season's Sitcoms Doing?; COZI TV's 3rd Annual Munster-thon
Freeform Announces Comedy Block for Wednesdays; The Simpsons Documentary Airs on Fox Sunday
COZI TV to Air Mary Tyler Moore, Dick Van Dyke Specials; Roseanne Revival Gets Underway for ABC
Wyatt Cenac Heads to HBO Comedy Series; Nat Geo Acquires Running Wild with Bear Grylls
New Comedy for Sundance Now Service from Peep Show Stars; Showtime's SMILF Gets Set for Premiere


New on DVD/Blu-ray (October)

2 Broke Girls - The Complete Series The Good Place - The Complete First Season Green Acres - The Complete Series Rhoda - The Final (Fifth) Season The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Fourth Season

10/03 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Sixth Season
10/03 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Series
10/03 - Rules of Engagement - Seasons 1-4 Collection
10/10 - The Brady Bunch - A Very Brady Christmas
10/10 - Everybody Hates Chris - The Complete Series
10/10 - Frasier - Christmas Episodes
10/10 - The Honeymooners - Christmas Laughter
10/10 - Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - The Christmas Episodes
10/17 - The Good Place - The Complete First Season
10/17 - Green Acres - The Complete Series
10/17 - Rhoda - The Final (Fifth) Season
10/24 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Fourth Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-06-2017, 09:14 PM   #1
JamesG
Moderator
Forum Celebrity
Freakshow
 
JamesG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 01, 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 36,820
Music Taylor Swift Tops the Billboard Hot 100 w/ 'Look What You Made Me Do'

Taylor Swift Tops the Billboard Hot 100
by Madison Vain
September 5, 2017



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tmd-ClpJxA



Taylor Swift’s 'Look What You Made Me Do' is officially the No. 1 song in the nation. After debuting on Aug. 24 to what can best be described as a total internet frenzy, the first single off the singer’s upcoming sixth LP 'Reputation' made a meteoric rise to top the Billboard Hot 100.

The Jack Antonoff co-write, which debuted at No. 77 (Sept. 9), has ended Luis Fonsi, Justin Bieber, and Daddy Yankee’s epic 16-week run on the charts, making Swift the first woman to have her song hit No. 1 in 2017.

Last week the Latinx jam tied the record for the longest run at No. 1 in the chart’s history, tying Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men’s 1995 winner 'One Sweet Day'.





While the song has thus far provoked a mixed bag of reactions from fans and largely a negative one from critics, it and its Joseph Kahn-directed music video have toppled Spotify, YouTube, and Vevo records at an alarming rate.

Adding to that list is the record for U.S. streams, logging 84.4 million in the week ending Aug. 31 (according to Nielsen Music, per Billboard). That number not only tops the record 69.6 million streams of 'Despacito', but it also gives Look What You Made Me Do' the most streams of any song by a female artist, surpassing Adele’s 'Hello', which racked up 61.6 million during its debut week in Nov. 2015.

Swift’s new track also sold 353,000 downloads in its first week of release, making it the biggest selling single of the year. Swift’s forthcoming 'Reputation' LP is due out Nov. 10th.

http://ew.com/music/2017/09/05/taylo...board-hot-100/
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 12:29 AM   #2
James28
Senior Member
Michael Jackson - DCS Leader
 
James28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 14, 2007
Posts: 2,547
Default

I thought for sure that that "Despacito" song was going to break the record for most weeks at the top of the Hot 100 set by "One Sweet Day" (even though nobody in this forum actually likes Justin Bieber).
__________________
"When the run of a network TV show has ended, some go out with a bang, some with a whimper, but all are...Future Endeavored."
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 06:20 AM   #3
MikaelaArsenault
Senior Member
Ciao, baby!
 
MikaelaArsenault's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 20, 2017
Location: New Hampshire
Posts: 3,816
Default

I like Bieber, but prefer his older material instead.
__________________
I love John Larroquette.

And Harry Anderson too.

https://ilovewhoseline.imgur.com/all/

http://whoselinefan.imgur.com/all/

Antenna TV, MeTV, Decades, Laff, and Cozi TV, please add Dave's World and The John Larroquette Show to your lineups. Thank you.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 10:57 AM   #4
retroTVfan4ever
Senior Member
Member
 
retroTVfan4ever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 30, 2009
Posts: 2,741
Default

Out of curiosity, I gave this song a listen on You Tube and just as I expected, it is total garbage. I'm glad I grew up during the 60's and 70's when songwriters constructed songs with melodies, not this rap and chanting garbage. And the sad thing is, there are people who like this junk and think it's awesome.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 12:56 PM   #5
Svenfan1234
Senior Member
Berwyn!
 
Svenfan1234's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 12, 2015
Location: In Berwyn hitting Svengoolie with rubber chickens!
Posts: 7,590
Default

All of her songs is like listening to one very long trainwreck.
__________________
Berrrrwyn



Shout! Factory, PLEASE release a complete series set of St. Elsewhere!!!
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 06:17 PM   #6
retroTVfan4ever
Senior Member
Member
 
retroTVfan4ever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 30, 2009
Posts: 2,741
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Svenfan1234
All of her songs is like listening to one very long trainwreck.

I liked Avril Lavigne when she first started out. Her second album, titled Under My Skin, is pretty good. But after that album, most of her music started sounding like garbage too.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 07:12 PM   #7
Zoneboy
Moderator
Forum Celebrity
RIP, I'LL NEVER FORGET YOU :(
 
Zoneboy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 13, 2003
Location: AT HOME WISHING ALL THIS WAS JUST A DREAM AND THAT I'LL WAKE UP FROM THIS NIGHTMARE.
Posts: 30,129
Default

I'm still trying to figure out how Entertainment Weekly thinks this is news.
__________________
As long as people talk about you, you're not really dead. As long as they speak your name, you continue. A legend doesn't die just because the man does.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-10-2017, 07:52 PM   #8
JamesG
Moderator
Forum Celebrity
Freakshow
 
JamesG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 01, 2008
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Posts: 36,820
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zoneboy
I'm still trying to figure out how Entertainment Weekly thinks this is news.

Topping the Billboard Hot 100 as quickly and as high as she did is not news worthy?
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2017, 04:08 AM   #9
Edward216
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 18, 2014
Location: Central Time Zone
Posts: 2,177
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Svenfan1234
All of her songs is like listening to one very long trainwreck.


Well that's just your not so wonderful opinion. I listened to it and I think it's all right. Not the best song ever but then it's hardly the worst one ever either. Not that I'm incessantly listening to it but if I happen to hear it on the radio or whatever I wouldn't necessarily turn it off immediately either. I say good for Taylor Swift. I think compared to other "artists" these days she's hardly "garbage" like somebody else said. I think most people hate on her just because she's had such big success at such a young age. I think a lot of it's just jealousy. I don't really listen to her these days anymore but if she can have a successful career then I say that's great.

Ed.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2017, 06:39 AM   #10
MikaelaArsenault
Senior Member
Ciao, baby!
 
MikaelaArsenault's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 20, 2017
Location: New Hampshire
Posts: 3,816
Default

I don't like this song at all. Why the use of I'm Too Sexy?
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2017, 10:08 AM   #11
retroTVfan4ever
Senior Member
Member
 
retroTVfan4ever's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 30, 2009
Posts: 2,741
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Edward216
Well that's just your not so wonderful opinion. I listened to it and I think it's all right. Not the best song ever but then it's hardly the worst one ever either. Not that I'm incessantly listening to it but if I happen to hear it on the radio or whatever I wouldn't necessarily turn it off immediately either. I say good for Taylor Swift. I think compared to other "artists" these days she's hardly "garbage" like somebody else said. I think most people hate on her just because she's had such big success at such a young age. I think a lot of it's just jealousy. I don't really listen to her these days anymore but if she can have a successful career then I say that's great.

Ed.

It has nothing to do with jealousy, there is no reason to be jealous of Taylor Swift. Garbage is garbage, putting a lid over it doesn't hide the smell.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2017, 08:52 PM   #12
Edward216
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 18, 2014
Location: Central Time Zone
Posts: 2,177
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by retroTVfan4ever
It has nothing to do with jealousy, there is no reason to be jealous of Taylor Swift. Garbage is garbage, putting a lid over it doesn't hide the smell.

Uh huh, yeah sure whatever you say.

Ed.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-11-2017, 10:53 PM   #13
opus
Senior Member
VB
 
opus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 31, 2003
Location: New York; but ideally Apt. 402 in Indy (for 8 years)
Posts: 9,055
Default

Taylor's pretty good. I like a lot of her stuff. (I only know the hits though).

The song discussed here is catchy enough.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2017, 03:28 AM   #14
James28
Senior Member
Michael Jackson - DCS Leader
 
James28's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 14, 2007
Posts: 2,547
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zoneboy
I'm still trying to figure out how Entertainment Weekly thinks this is news.

You mean, aside from the fact that the Billboard Hot 100 has always been, and still is, the most important singles chart in this country, regardless of what we think about the crappy music of today?
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2017, 02:49 PM   #15
HuntingtonM15
Moderator
Forum Veteran
#bestpicture
 
HuntingtonM15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 20, 2003
Location: MI
Posts: 10,254
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JamesG
Topping the Billboard Hot 100 as quickly and as high as she did is not news worthy?

Agreed. As shocking as it may be to some, Entertainment Weekly is about...entertainment. Like her or not, Taylor is a superstar so the fact that her comeback song has been so successful is certainly newsworthy. I'm not exactly a Taylor fan but I will say this song is pretty catchy and I think the video was quite well done.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:17 PM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.