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2016 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

Pop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it's pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2016 - 3:20 pm

The Week In Pop

Do You Remember Rock On Pop Radio: Why Green Day Aren’t Crossing Over Anymore

Once upon a time it was weird to hear Green Day on pop radio. At this late date, when they've long been one of rock's…
Chris DeVille | October 6, 2016 - 5:11 pm

The Week In Pop

Feat. Who? Meet The Chart-Climbing Guest Singers Vying To Become Actual Pop Stars

Sometimes pop stars come at you from the side. There are many routes to mainstream music celebrity: Hitting it big on social media…
Chris DeVille | August 18, 2016 - 11:39 am

More Barack Obama stories

Dolly Parton – “The Story” (Brandi Carlile Cover)

A whole lot of big names are contributing music to a new tribute album that celebrates the singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile. On the compilation Cover Stories,…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2017 - 9:51 am

Frank Ocean Shares Message About Donald Trump’s Inauguration

Frank Ocean rarely gives any kind of public statement, but he chose to comment on yesterday's presidential inauguration. On his Tumblr, Ocean touched on the…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2017 - 9:15 am

Here’s What Bruce Springsteen Played At A Private Farewell Concert For Obama’s Staff

A few months ago, Barack Obama awarded Bruce Springsteen with the Presidential Medal Of Freedom. And last week, two days after Obama delivered his farewell
Peter Helman | January 18, 2017 - 9:57 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder Perform At President Obama’s Farewell Address

President Barack Obama delivered a farewell address in his Chicago hometown tonight, and once again, several famous and talented musicians showed up to support him.
Peter Helman | January 10, 2017 - 10:18 pm

Solange Performs At Obamas’ Farewell Party; Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Chance The Rapper Attend

Barack and Michelle Obama held their last big party at the White House last night, and pretty much everyone who refused to play Trump's inauguration…
Peter Helman | January 7, 2017 - 2:47 pm

Watch SNL’s “Last Christmas With Obama” Music Video With Chance The Rapper & D.M.C.

Chance The Rapper didn't host Saturday Night Live last night, but he certainly took it over. Chancellor Bennett's third appearance on the show (second as…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2016 - 9:58 am

Ticket Bots Now Illegal

For the next few weeks, Barack Obama is still the President of the United States, which means we might still get a few more new…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2016 - 9:31 am

Neil Young Asks Obama To Do More To Halt DAPL

Neil Young has been one of the most outspoken celebrity voices against the Dakota access pipeline -- writing a song about it, performing at the
Peter Helman | December 5, 2016 - 8:27 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper Perform “Sunday Candy” At The White House’s Christmas Tree Lighting

President Barack Obama invited one of his favorite rappers, fellow Chicagoan Chance The Rapper, to perform at his final National Christmas Tree Lighting in office.
Peter Helman | December 1, 2016 - 8:10 pm

Chance The Rapper Talks Forthcoming Debut Album, Donald Trump

It's crazy to think that Chance The Rapper still hasn't released an official debut studio album, but it's true -- all of his projects have…
Peter Helman | November 23, 2016 - 7:29 pm

Watch Bruce Springsteen And Diana Ross Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom, Participate In All-Star Mannequin Challenge

Last week, we found out that Bruce Springsteen and Diana Ross would be among the 21 recipients of the Presidential Medal Of Freedom this year,…
James Rettig | November 22, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Waka Flocka Explains Why Obama “Doesn’t Count” As First Black President

Expert political analyst and dark horse presidential candidate Waka Flocka Flame has spoken, and what he's spoken is "Can't wait to see the day America…
Peter Helman | November 1, 2016 - 10:23 pm

Trump Supporter Joey Kramer Says Bandmates’ Obama Photo “Not Representative Of Aerosmith”

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry ended up hanging out with Obama on Air Force One the other day after they ran into each other…
Peter Helman | October 30, 2016 - 5:04 pm

President Obama Runs Into Aerosmith, Invites Them Onto Air Force One

Cool Obama content is sadly drawing to a close, so we've gotta enjoy it while it lasts. You know, stuff like Obama randomly bumping into…
Peter Helman | October 29, 2016 - 5:25 pm
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