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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 »
During Iggy Azalea's performance on Dancing With The Stars on Tuesday, she flubbed the beginning of "Fancy" due to what appeared to be a problem with her in-ear monitors. She reiterated that…   Read Story »
Tonight is the Billboard Music Awards, live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas! Which raises questions such as "Why does Billboard throw its awards show in May?" and "Who will be there?" To answer your…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, Charli XCX linked up with the Atlanta-via-Australia rapper Iggy Azalea to sing the hook on Iggy's song "Fancy," which has since gone on to become Charli's first real American hit.…   Read Story »
Charli XCX's giddy new track "Boom Clap" shows up on the soundtrack to the new movie The Fault In Our Stars. And last night, along with fellow Fault In Our Stars soundtrack artists Ed Sheeran and…   Read Story »
We at Stereogum have the UK on the brain this week. And while there's a big difference between "Britpop" and "British pop," this seems like an appropriate time to point out just how many singers from…   Read Story »
Iggy Azalea recently dropped her album The New Classic and stopped by Good Morning America today to perform her tongue-in-cheek collaboration with Charli XCX. The performance matched the Clueless…   Read Story »