Weekend entertainment with Xbox: Sir Sly, Ryan Adams, Godzilla and more

There's so much good stuff on Xbox Music and Xbox Video. How do you keep up with what's new and worth checking out? You don't have to; we'll do that for you. Every Friday we'll grab the hottest albums and singles on Xbox Music. We'll also let you know what movies and television shows are out to watch on Xbox Video. It's the weekend, and we'll help entertain you.

Xbox Music

Sir Sly – You Haunt Me

Sir Sly

Los Angeles indie trio Sir Sly dropped their first studio album this week. You might recognize the track Gold from the the Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag trailer. But the album goes beyond that! Check out this up and coming band. [Indie pop, Alternative rock]

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Ryan Adams – Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams

American singer-songwriter Ryan Adams recently released his self-titled album. It flew under at first, but has slowly been climbing the rock charts where it's now number one. Check out the track Stay With Me to get a feel for the album. [Rock]

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Train – Bulletproof Picasso


American band Train released Bulletproof Picasso this week. It's their seventh studio album and worth a listen. Check out the track Angel in Blue Jeans to get a feel for this album. [Pop]

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Xbox Video


Missed on seeing the new Godzilla in theaters? Then you're in luck because it's now available to rent on Xbox Video. Godzilla is sitting at a solid 73 percent fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes and worth watching if you want an adventure flick this weekend. [PG-13, 2 hr 3 min]

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The Fault in Our Stars

Need a good romantic movie to watch with your significant other this weekend? The Fault in Our Stars is now out to rent and could be just the film you're looking for. This is one of those movies where two teenagers fall in love, but where they fall in love is the twist. [PG-13, 2 hr 5 min]

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What are you watching or listening to this weekend? Share your recommendations with everyone else below!

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Sam Sabri