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The Killers had some fun at Staffordshire's V Festival and played a quick cover of Iggy Azalea's "Fancy." Drummer Ronnie Vannucci danced suggestively to the song while Brandon Flowers performed a…   Read Story »
Some rappers tell jokes, others are jokes. (Big Sean, that lovable cornball, is an amalgam of the two archetypes.) Ever since Wiz Khalifa floated on a cloud of kush smoke from the mixtape underground…   Read Story »
Look: These BarackDub videos, in which internet goons edit footage together and make it look like the President Of The United States Of America is singing goofy pop tunes, are obviously the dumbest…   Read Story »
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 »