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Hear Beyoncé’s Fifty Shades Of Grey Remixes

The Fifty Shades Of Grey madness has descended upon us, and has even swept up Beyoncé in its ever-growing wave. Savvy businesswoman that she is, Beyoncé didn't pass up the chance to be on what will surely will be one of the highest-selling soundtracks of 2015, and now her contributions have finally leaked. First, there'… More »

By: Caitlin White / February 5, 2015 - 2:04 pm

Beck Will Perform With Chris Martin At The Grammys

The 57th annual Grammy Awards will air this Sunday, and we already know that host LL Cool Jay (cue a collective groan) will not be the show's main attraction, nor will it be the winning results. Most of us watch the Grammys for the insanely over-produced performances and incredulous conversation fodder. We already know that… More »

By: Gabriela Tully Claymore / February 4, 2015 - 11:35 am

Beyoncé Tells Etsy Artists To Stop Punning Her Name

There is more Beyoncé-inspired crap than you could ever imagine for sale at the craft-goods hub Etsy -- like this awful thing, for instance -- but apparently one Etsy store finally incurred the queen's wrath. TMZ reports that Beyoncé's lawyers wrote a cease-and-desist letter to Etsy telling them to stop selling engagement-present "Feyonce." (It's a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 23, 2015 - 9:11 am

Beyoncé – “7/11 (DJ Mustard Remix)”

It's been a big week for Beyoncé! In addition to being the biggest pop star on the planet, she got scolded by failed presidential candidate Mike Huckabee in his new book, where he shouted out her "obnoxious and toxic mental poison in the form of song lyrics" and her dance moves that are "best left… More »

By: James Rettig / January 15, 2015 - 9:01 pm

The Week In Pop: Where Do Rock Music And Pop Radio Intersect In 2015?

Fall Out Boy will release their latest album, American Beauty/American Psycho, next week, and they'll do so with the kind of saturation most musicians can only dream of. Their stadium anthem "Centuries" was inescapable during ESPN's coverage of the College Football Playoff (the highest-rated event in the history of cable), it's #6 today on the… More »

By: Chris DeVille / January 15, 2015 - 4:28 pm

Beyoncé Criticized For Chilling With Thai Tiger, Elephant

I was not aware this was legal or even physically possible, but it turns out you can criticize Beyoncé on the internet. Vulture points out that by posing with tigers and riding baby elephants at the FantaSea theme park during a family trip to Thailand, the Carter/Knowles family drew fire from various organizations. World AnimalMore »

By: Chris DeVille / January 7, 2015 - 2:48 pm

Gawker Thread Unearths High School Yearbook Photos Of Eddie Vedder, Grimes, Beyoncé, More

A Gawker post yesterday asked readers to post high school yearbook pictures of famous people, and the response unearthed movie stars, politicians, reality TV notables and, most importantly, some music celebs. People who may have sat in the same room as them during biology sophomore year flocked to the comments to post pictures of Eddie… More »

By: James Rettig / December 31, 2014 - 9:17 am

Beyoncé – “7/11 (Detail Christmas Version)” (Feat. French Montana)

Another day, another remix of Beyoncé's AutoTune-heavy "7/11," one of the two new tracks included on the platinum edition of her self-titled. Following on the heels of Skrillex and Diplo's explosive EDM reworking, "Drunk In Love" and original "7/11" producer Detail has shared a new remix that takes the song in the opposite direction, molding… More »

By: Peter Helman / December 29, 2014 - 10:55 am

Beyoncé – “7/11 (Skrillex & Diplo’s Jack Ü Remix)”

Skrillex and Diplo have shared a remix of Beyoncé's "7/11" that they made under their Jack Ü moniker. The original song arrived on the scene ready for the club, but the production duo have turned the Beyoncé bonus track into something that could conceivably fill their massive festival sets. You can listen to it below. More »

By: James Rettig / December 26, 2014 - 4:29 pm

The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a time, video directors made their work for TV, expecting you to run across their images when you were flipping through channels. By the time YouTube hit its second year, that… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm

The Week In Pop’s Top 50 Pop Songs Of 2014

Two weeks ago we looked at the year's biggest pop songs; now let's run down the best ones. There will be a lot of overlap, of course, partly because sometimes great songs get popular and partly because sometimes popular songs that initially strike you as insufferable end up wearing you down through sheer persistence. ("Bang… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 18, 2014 - 2:27 pm

Dr. Dre Made More Money This Year Than Any Musician Ever

Dr. Dre topped Forbes' list of the highest-paid hip-hop acts a few months back, and now the financial mag has named Dre the world's richest musician overall, a conclusion that should surprise no one after Dre and Jimmy Iovine sold their Beats empire to Apple for $3 billion this year. Thanks largely to that Apple… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 12, 2014 - 11:37 am

Nicki Minaj – “Feelin’ Myself” (Feat. Beyoncé)

Nicki Minaj's new album The Pinkprint is less than a week away from release, and in the past few days, we've heard new songs like the opening track "All Things Go" and the Meek Mill collab "Big Daddy." But the most intriguing song on the album's tracklist, which reunites Nicki with Beyoncé for the first… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 11, 2014 - 8:51 am

Watch Nicki Minaj Perform, Impersonate Beyoncé And Kim Kardashain On SNL

Nicki Minaj was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live last night and performed three songs from her upcoming new album The Pinkprint: "Bed Of Lies" with Skylar Grey, "Only," and "All Things Go." She also appeared in a few sketches: she played Beyoncé in a MTV hip-hop nativity sketch called the "Jingle Ballerz Special,"… More »

By: James Rettig / December 7, 2014 - 1:08 pm

2015 Grammys Album Of The Year Nominees Include Beyoncé, Beck, Ed Sheeran

The Grammys decided to stretch out the announcement of this year's nominees for as long as possible by tweeting them periodically throughout the day and saving the announcement of the Album Of The Year nominations for a television holiday special. After an hour of performances from Pharrell Williams, Sam Smith, Ariana Grande (with a surprise… More »

By: James Rettig / December 5, 2014 - 9:59 pm

Making Sense Of The 2015 Grammy Nominations

Is it possible that the Grammys are actually moving backwards? America's steep racial divide is not some radical new development, and like most other institutions built on prestige, the Grammys have always been an exceptionally white enterprise. But at a time when the continuing separation between blacks and whites in America is becoming impossible for… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 5, 2014 - 2:47 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Last year's Thanksgiving break means we've actually got two weeks' worth of videos accounted for below, and they were a packed two weeks. It hurts my heart not to include strong pieces of work like EMA's grand cyberpunk vision, Atmosphere's masterful The Jerk reference, OFF!'s delirious slapstick freakout, or Ty Dolla $ign's ridiculous, surreal featMore »

By: Tom Breihan / December 5, 2014 - 11:22 am

2015 Grammy Nominees Announced

UPDATE: Read our breakdown of the nominations here. // The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences has been announcing Grammy nominations one-by-one this morning on CBS This Morning. Irritatingly, we won't learn the nominees for the most important award, Album Of The Year, until tonight; the Academy is announcing them as part of tonight's AMore »

By: Tom Breihan / December 5, 2014 - 9:02 am

The Week In Pop: The Cold Hard Facts On The Year In Pop

Now that December is upon us, publications are starting to roll out their year-end lists. In the preface to our own countdown of the year's best albums, we noted how subjective that pursuit is, but there is a more objective way to determine what music ruled 2014: cold hard facts. And what do you know,… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 4, 2014 - 4:38 pm

Beyoncé – “7/11″ Video

The platinum edition of Beyoncé's self-titled album drops next week, and the pop star has shared a video for "7/11," one of two new songs that are included in the release. The video starts off with Beyoncé dancing on a balcony with a Kale University sweater on and follows her through some rooms in variou… More »

By: James Rettig / November 21, 2014 - 8:05 pm
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