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Not long into Kanye West’s Saint Pablo Tour stop Sunday night in Columbus, after his floating stage had made its first complete pass across the Value City Arena floor, he… More »

Earlier this month, M.I.A. said that she was about to reunite with ex-boyfriend and ex-collaborator Diplo on a new track called “Bird Song.” She then shared a version of thatMore »

A couple of days ago, M.I.A. shared Blaqstarr’s remix of her new single “Bird Song,” which is, somewhat confusingly, the version that will appear on her forthcoming album A.I.M. Weeks… More »


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A new Justin Bieber song debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart this week. Except “Cold Water” is not officially a Justin Bieber song — it’s a Major… More »

It looks like M.I.A. and Diplo have reunited for a new track called “Bird Song,” which will presumably be included on M.I.A.’s upcoming new album A.I.M. She teased the collaboration… More »

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America is in a state of crisis right now. Police are murdering black civilians with startling regularity and seemingly never facing any accountability. A new mass shooting unfolds every few… More »

Between his embrace of the Crying Dawson meme and his role as a heightened version of himself on the underrated sitcom Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23, James Van… More »

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The Neon Demon is the latest film from Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn. The original music is by Cliff Martinez, but its soundtrack does feature an original song by Sia… More »


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The Twitter beef between superstar DJs Diplo and Deadmau5 has been one of the most vicious and storied rivalries in dance music for years; these two simply do not likeMore »

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Yesterday we learned that Casey Dienel, who records under the name White Hinterland, is suing Justin Bieber, Skrillex, and BloodPop over claims that the mega hit “Sorry” contains “unique characteristics… More »

EDM beef! Diplo had probably his biggest-ever hit last year, when Major Lazer teamed up with DJ Snake and MØ for the sinuous “Lean On.” More recently, the French superstar… More »


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Is Ariana Grande dangerous? Her forthcoming album is called Dangerous Woman, but assuming you’re not a donut, what kind of threat does the pop singer pose? … More »

R.I.P. to the drop; long live the trop. The EDM explosion of this decade’s early years is over, but electronic dance music continues to permeate the pop music landscape. It’s… More »