K-98.3 Interactive Playlist - K-98.3 Long Island - Music That Makes You Feel Good!

K-98.3 Interactive Playlist

Here are the top 20 songs on K-98.3 this week!

 

Mark Ronson - Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)

Mark Ronson is a sought-after turntablist who's worked with such diverse artists as Macy Gray, Jay-Z, and comedian Jimmy Fallon. Click here for more!

Taylor Swift - Style

Taylor Swift became one of country's brightest (and youngest) faces in 2006, when the 16-year-old released her first album. Although new to the American public, Swift had been performing since her preteen years in Wyomissing, PA, where she first took the stage as part of a children's theater troupe. Encouraged by the troupe's manager to pursue music instead, Swift began performing karaoke songs at a local mall, with open-mike gigs following shortly thereafter. She sang "The Star-Spangled Banner" before a Philadelphia 76ers game at the age of 11; the following year, she began practicing the guitar several hours each day, modeling her early songwriting attempts on crossover artists like Shania Twain and the Dixie Chicks. Swift's parents realized her dedication and began making regular visits to Nashville, Tennessee, where Swift could perform casually and meet with songwriters in the area. The family then decided to move to an outlying Nashville suburb, which accelerated Swift's career...Read More! Click here for more!

Ellie Goulding - Love Me Like You Do

Ellie Goulding is a British vocalist whose music finds the balance between electro-pop and indie folk. Born in Hereford, England, she later moved to the country's east coast to study drama at the University of Kent. Goulding had developed a love for folk music as a teenager, and her time at University also exposed her to electronica. After two years, she took a break from her studies and moved to West London, where she pursued a career as an alternative singer/songwriter and befriended producers like Starsmith and Frankmusik, who gave her songs an electro-pop twist. In 2009, Goulding began building an audience via the internet, where early tracks like "Starry Eyed" and a cover of Sam Sparro's "Black & Gold" were posted on taste-making MP3 blogs such as Discodust. Goulding soon graduated from the blogosphere to print media, gaining praise from mainstream publications like The Guardian and fielding offers from record labels. She ultimately signed a major-label deal with Polydor Records and began making preparations to release her debut album. In the meantime, she penned songs for Diana Vickers, Gabriella Climi, and others...Read More! Click here for more!

Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance

Spirited and quirky Cincinnati, Ohio-based indie rockers Walk the Moon formed in the late 2000s around the talents of Nicholas Petricca, Kevin Ray, Sean Waugaman, and Eli Maiman. Click here for more!

Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud

Flame-haired singer/songwriter, beatboxer, and guitarist Ed Sheeran's eclectic blend of acoustic pop, folk, and hip-hop has been championed by everyone from the underground grime scene to American Oscar winners. Click here for more!

Maroon 5 - Animals

A mix of polished pop/rock and neo-soul made Maroon 5 one of the most popular bands of the 2000s, with songs like "This Love," "She Will Be Loved," and "Makes Me Wonder" all topping the charts worldwide. Click here for more!

Mr. Probz - Waves

A Dutch R&B and hip-hop artist with hits outside his homeland, Mr. Probz got his first big break in 2006 thanks to a role in the film Bolletjes Blues. Click here for more!

Sam Smith - I'm Not The Only One

Powerfully-voiced modern soul artist who fronted Naughty Boy's first U.K. number one single. Click here for more!

Nick Jonas - Jealous

Nicholas Jerry "Nick" Jonas (born September 16, 1992) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, actor and multi-instrumentalist, best known as one of the Jonas Brothers, a pop-rock band he formed with his brothers Kevin and Joe. Click here for more!

Maroon 5 - Sugar

A mix of polished pop/rock and neo-soul made Maroon 5 one of the most popular bands of the 2000s, with songs like "This Love," "She Will Be Loved," and "Makes Me Wonder" all topping the charts worldwide. Click here for more!

Ella Henderson - Ghost

Despite initially being the favorite to win, pop-soul singer/songwriter Ella Henderson finished in only sixth place on the 2012 season of the U.K.'s X Factor. However, she still secured a deal with Simon Cowell's Syco Music, becoming the series' lowest-ranked contestant to see her debut single enter the charts at number one. Click here for more!

Kelly Clarkson - Heartbeat Song

The winner of Fox TV's first American Idol competition during the summer of 2002, Kelly Clarkson went from an anonymous talent to a nationally known singer in a matter of months, performing for an audience of millions. Click here for more!

Megan Trainor - Lips Are Movin'

Pop singer and songwriter Meghan Trainor had already devoted most of her life to music when she scored her first hit in 2014 (when she was 20 years old) with a dance-friendly paean to body positivity, "All About That Bass. Click here for more!

Taylor Swift - Blank Space

Taylor Swift became one of country's brightest (and youngest) faces in 2006, when the 16-year-old released her first album. Click here for more!

Charli XCX - Boom Clap

Charli XCX mixes inspirations as diverse as the Spice Girls, Kate Bush, Lil Wayne, and Quentin Tarantino into moody yet catchy synth pop. Click here for more!

Megan Trainor - All About That Bass

New England-born pop singer and songwriter who penned tunes in Nashville before landing a hit championing body positivity. Click here for more!

Echosmith - Cool Kids

Made up of four siblings, Echosmith is an emo and '80s dance-rock-influenced band from California. Formed in Los Angeles in 2009, Echosmith features lead singer Sydney Sierota, guitarist/vocalist Jamie Sierota, bassist/vocalist Noah Sierota, and drummer Graham Sierota. Click here for more!

Mumford & Sons - I Will Wait

Inspired by folk, rock, country, and bluegrass, the London-based, platinum-selling Mumford & Sons feature singer/guitarist/drummer Marcus Mumford, vocalist and banjo/Dobro player Winston Marshall, vocalist/keyboardist Ben Lovett, and vocalist/bassist Ted Dwane. Click here for more!

Clean Bandit - Rather Be feat. Jess Glynne

Rather than the usual bombast or snooze-inducing "relaxation music," the U.K. six-piece known as Clean Bandit mash classical music and pop forms for an airy and dreamy yet driven sound that's like the chamber music version of house music. Click here for more!

Colbie Caillat - Try

By age 21, vocalist Colbie Caillat had evolved swiftly from an aspiring R&B/folk singer to a pop sensation, a feat that owed as much to the marketing assistance of MySpace as the meteoric popularity of her debut single, "Bubbly." Click here for more!

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