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The British singer Charli XCX is making some of the most flat-out likable dance-pop of anyone working right now, and her late-2013 single "SuperLove" promised great things from her in 2014. It did…   Read Story »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   Read Story »
Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal way to sum up a year in music. It is a process…   Read Story »
In a week full of big music videos, the one that generated the most conversation was, logically enough, the one that raised the most hackles. In this case, it was Lily Allen's big comeback clip "Hard…   Read Story »
The Yeasayer remix of "SuperLove" was a woozy and psychedelic take on Charli XCX's most recent single and now you can watch the video for it. It's a darker video than the original's robot-dancing,…   Read Story »
If you've seen the video of her doing the Backstreet Boys' "I Want It That Way," you know Charli XCX is good at live covers. And during the encore of her Friday night show at San Francisco's Slim's,…   Read Story »
Less than six months after her tremendous debut album True Romance dropped, the young and artful UK pop singer Charli XCX gave us the first taste of her next record, a bubbly post-Spice Girls disco…   Read Story »
It's been a long and crazy week over here, and the number of worthy nominations for our 5 Best Songs Of The Week far exceeded the number of slots contained by such a format. I mean, Nothing Was The…   Read Story »
It's not on this week's list, but this might be a good place to acknowledge director Hannah Lux Davis's video for the willfully ridiculous Mike Will Made It/Miley Cyrus/Wiz Khalifa/Juicy J single…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the London pop singer Charli XCX released True Romance, one of the finest debut albums in a year full of fine debut albums. And now, she's already making plans for the follow-up.…   Read Story »