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“Despacito” Could Signify A Latin Pop Resurgence Or Just Justin Bieber’s King-Making Power

It's not every day a song sung primarily in Spanish goes to #1 in the US. It's not even every decade. But "Despacito," a collaboration…
Chris DeVille | May 25, 2017 - 3:43 pm

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Soft Times: On Paramore’s Surprising Retro Reboot

Pity the MySpace-era emo fan -- for many reasons, but especially because none of their old heroes are doing it like they used to. Kings…
Chris DeVille | May 18, 2017 - 3:44 pm

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Pop Goes The Migos

"Bad And Boujee" was a culmination of sorts, but it was only the beginning. When the song became a viral sensation and then Migos' first
Chris DeVille | May 4, 2017 - 12:45 pm

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Watch Justin Bieber Bungle His #1 Hit “Despacito” Live In NYC

A guest feature from Justin Bieber helped propel Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s "Despacito" to become the first Spanish-language #1 single since "Macarena" in 1996,…
James Rettig | May 24, 2017 - 12:08 pm

Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, & Justin Bieber’s “Despacito” Becomes First Spanish-Language #1 Single Since “Macarena”

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito," featuring Justin Bieber, crowns the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated 5/27), rising 3-1. Among highlights for the new leader,…
Gary Trust/Billboard | May 15, 2017 - 2:57 pm

Daddy Yankee Responds To Viral Radiohead “Gasolina” Video

A few weeks ago, a great viral video made the rounds featuring some live Radiohead footage synced up with Daddy Yankee's "Gasolina" -- they weren't…
James Rettig | May 9, 2017 - 1:35 pm

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All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

Latest Radiohead Viral Video Has Thom Yorke Singing “Gasolina”

Radiohead are still on tour in support of their latest album, A Moon Shaped Pool, and lately a couple of viral videos have surfaced that…
James Rettig | April 25, 2017 - 1:50 pm

Justin Bieber Helps Secure The First Spanish-Language Top-10 Hit Since “Macarena”

Puerto Rico natives Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee already had a nice little hit on their hands with "Despacito," a pleasant Spanish-language pop song that…
Chris DeVille | April 24, 2017 - 5:24 pm