Last month, a group of volunteers from The Orchard spent a morning with Reading Partners. Reading Partners is an organization that focuses on improving literacy rates in low-income students (defined by children that qualify for free or discounted lunch).
It’s Friday. The end of the week has finally arrived but that’s not the only thing worth celebrating today. Put on your headphones, connect your bluetooth speakers or do whatever you need to do to slide into listening mode. This week we have an epic rap duo, a Latin queen, and a pop star, all with new albums, Out Today.
You’ve seen the advertisements and pink-coated shopping aisles, it’s inevitable… Valentine’s Day is almost here. Whether you’re planning to get a bouquet for a special someone, or buying all the chocolate for yourself, there’s really no wrong way to do Valentine’s Day.
One of the most popular themes in music is “Love.” However, it comes in many forms: infatuation, generosity, discontent and even heartbreak. To symbolize the range of feels that accompany cupid, we’ve put together some of our top tracks that fit the theme. So, if you’re looking forward to spending February 14th with a significant other, check out our variety of romantic tracks. And if you’re planning on a cozy night to yourself or celebrating your independence with friends or family, we’re here for you too!
It’s no surprise to anyone that Latin music has been taking over headphones and speakers worldwide. According to the 2018 RIAA report, streaming represented 91% of the Latin music market. It’s been incredible witnessing the growth and love for a genre that isn’t putting the brakes on anytime soon. (more…)
The Norwegian Music Award, Spellemannprisen, recently announced their nominees for the past year at a press conference in Oslo, Norway. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on March 30, 2019 at Chateau Neuf. The Orchard is proud to announce that our artists, labels, and partners have a collective of 50 nominations, with releases from over 35 different labels. (more…)