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We’ve been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music’s biggest names, and it’s looking like many of them will finally arrive this fall. Probably. Maybe? Whether or not Q4 turns out to be Yeezy Season, it should definitely be blockbuster season for the music industry if all goes according to plan. More »

“Remember JoJo?” To most of the Western world, that’s a reasonable question. Those who do recall Joanna Noëlle Blagden Levesque probably envision her as an adolescent, delivering the sleek acoustic R&B kiss-off “Leave (Get Out)” with poise and authority beyond her 13 years. That was 2004, and she followed it up two years later with… More »

Historically, American Idol has had trouble producing American idols. The pioneering series was a ratings juggernaut and cultural phenomenon, but you can finish rattling off the number of superstar music careers launched by Ryan Seacrest and friends before you run out of fingers. There’s a case to be made that the show paved the way… More »

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Rick Ross – “Sorry” (Feat. Chris Brown)

Rick Ross has been releasing a ton of music lately -- he put out the very strong Black Dollar mixtape a month ago, he's bee…
Peter Helman | October 6, 2015 - 7:48 pm

Tinashe – “Player” (Feat. Chris Brown)

Last year, the R&B singer Tinashe released the lovely, droning, spaced-out debut album Aquarius, one of the best pop-R&B albums of the past few years.
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2015 - 10:25 am

Chris Brown May Be The Latest Performer Banned From Australia

A couple of months ago, Tyler, The Creator claimed on Twitter that he was banned from Australia. He wasn't actually officially banned from the country,…
Peter Helman | September 27, 2015 - 5:10 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

At the end of 2014, I put together a list of the year's best videos and noted that the race for the title of world'…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2015 - 3:37 pm

Meek Mill – “All Eyes On You” (Feat. Nicki Minaj & Chris Brown) Video

Meek Mill's second studio album Dreams Worth More Than Money has been a hell of a comeback so far. After getting out of jail, sparking…
Caitlin White | July 27, 2015 - 12:25 pm

The Week In Pop: The Weeknd Pop?

The #2 song in the country this week is "Can't Feel My Face," a pitch-perfect Michael Jackson homage co-produced by pop mastermind Max Martin. From…
Chris DeVille | July 23, 2015 - 3:13 pm

The Week In Pop: Rachel Platten Feels The Power Of The Taylor Swift Bump

Last year, when the likes of "Trophies," "0 To 100," and "How 'Bout Now" proved Drake could score a massive radio hit simply by uploading…
Chris DeVille | July 16, 2015 - 1:10 pm

Armed Robbers Invade Chris Brown’s House, Hold His Aunt In Closet

Early this morning armed robbers broke into Chris Brown's San Fernando Valley home and held his aunt at gunpoint while they ransacked the house. According
Caitlin White | July 15, 2015 - 10:20 am

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Tom's off 5 Best Videos duty this week, so I'm taking over. The last time I was tasked with arranging this list, Rihanna dropped the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 3, 2015 - 1:23 pm

Big Sean – “Play No Games” (Feat. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign)

"Play No Games," the Chris Brown/Ty Dolla $ign collab from Big Sean's new album Dark Sky Paradise, might be the worst song on the album,…
Tom Breihan | June 29, 2015 - 10:03 am

Meek Mill – “All Eyes On You” (Feat. Nicki Minaj & Chris Brown)

Meek Mill's new Dreams Worth More Than Money doesn't quite count as a surprise-release album; Meek gave us the briefest window of warning that it'll…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2015 - 9:41 am

The Week In Pop: Zac Brown Band Branches Out In The Blandest Way Possible

In this era of ever-diminishing music sales, there are weeks when an album squeaks into the #1 spot because there's no legitimate competition. This wa…
Chris DeVille | May 7, 2015 - 2:42 pm

The Week In Pop: Kelly Clarkson’s Edgeless Excellence Continues

Kelly Clarkson started out with negative cred. In 2002, Clarkson became the first winner of American Idol, which made her wildly famous and deathly uncool.
Chris DeVille | March 5, 2015 - 11:43 am

Grammys 2015: The Best GIFs, Tweets, & Videos

As exciting (?) as Music’s Biggest Night™ itself is, the real treasures are the countless GIFs, videos, tweets, memes, and other ephemera that will survive…
James Rettig | February 8, 2015 - 7:08 pm

Watch Kanye West Perform, Denounce Nike At Big Sean’s Yahoo! Live Concert

Last night, Big Sean brought out a ton of guests for his headlining show at Los Angeles' House Of Blues, which was streamed on Yahoo!.
James Rettig | February 8, 2015 - 1:17 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were a couple of big high-profile videos this week from artists I like, and they had big ideas, but they didn't move me much.
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2015 - 9:36 am

The Week In Rap: Farewell To The Jacka

After three and a half years, Mixtape Of The Week is dead. In its place, we've got a new feature on Stereogum, one loosely based…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2015 - 4:00 pm
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