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At what point does going on co-headlining tours with his visionary friends and lovers cease to benefit Jay Z? Throughout much of 2011 and 2012, Jay shared the stage with Kanye West on the Watch The…   Read Story »
"Weird Al" week continues! Amazing human being "Weird Al" Yankovic just released his new album Mandatory Fun, and he's already shared videos for the Pharrell parody "Tacky" and the Lorde spoof…   Read Story »
Things we learned about Jack Antonoff -- Fun. guitarist, former Steel Train ringleader, Lena Dunham boyfriend, and, lately, Bleachers mastermind -- in Vulture's great profile last week: He lived with…   Read Story »
Charli XCX has a hit with her recent single "Boom Clap," which was written for The Fault In Our Stars (that critically acclaimed movie about teens with cancer that I'm avoiding because it'll make me…   Read Story »
Last night, the legendary '60s folk-rock vocal harmonizers Crosby, Stills & Nash were musical guests on Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show. This, of course, presented a golden opportunity for Fallon to trot…   Read Story »
Milk Music isn't just a DIY punk band from Olympia; it's also the name Samsung has given to its entry into the streaming-services wars. And in a new commerical, the Samsung people have rounded up a…   Read Story »
When I spoke with Charli XCX last fall, far before "Fancy" significantly raised her profile, the plucky British pop singer was talking about making an album with lots of live instrumentation and a…   Read Story »
Ryn Weaver is a pop singer based in New York and Los Angeles, and she was, up until this afternoon, basically a total unknown. But her new single "OctaHate" is an extremely clean and catchy piece of…   Read Story »
Seeing as we gave you a mid-year countdown of 2014's best albums so far earlier this week, now seems like a good time to step back and assess the best and worst of what the pop sphere has given us…   Read Story »
Right now, it's hard to tell whether Charli XCX is at that career point where it's impossible to tell whether she's a star in the making or whether she's already there. She does, after all, sing the…   Read Story »