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Usher Is A Huge Star, So Why Isn’t There More Hype For His Great New Album?

It may have escaped your notice that Usher released one of 2016's most excellent singles because "Crash" -- a glorious synthetic breakup ballad that reminds…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2016 - 5:04 pm

The Week In Pop

Is Hard Rock About To Roar Back Into The Mainstream?

Hard rock is not dead; it has merely retreated to the range to plot its comeback. …
Chris DeVille | May 26, 2016 - 2:10 pm

The Week In Pop

Fifth Harmony Are Through With Child’s Play

In the early weeks of 2015, the five-woman pop group Fifth Harmony released Reflection, their extremely promising debut LP. I was smitten, calling it the
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2016 - 11:39 am

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Watch Chance The Rapper, Lil Wayne, & 2 Chainz Bring Chaos To Ellen

Chance The Rapper just made his daytime-TV debut on Good Morning America last month, and he's already looking like he's always belonged there. On the…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 9:37 am

Watch Ariana Grande Try To Explain What A Dick Bicycle Is To Ellen DeGeneres

People are speculating about what Ariana Grande's new single "Side To Side" means -- it's about sex, duh! -- but one line in particular that…
James Rettig | September 14, 2016 - 12:12 pm

Watch Britney Spears & Ellen DeGeneres Wreak Havoc At The Mall

Ellen DeGeneres recently invited Britney Spears to go "shopping" at a Westfield Mall in LA and the two basically trolled the shit out of every…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 7, 2016 - 1:47 pm

Watch Stephen Colbert Parody Kanye West’s Intense Ellen Interview

Earlier this week, Kanye West gave an intense, passionate interview on Ellen, an occasion ripe for parody, which is exactly what Stephen Colbert did on…
James Rettig | May 21, 2016 - 2:58 pm

Watch Sia Debut Finding Dory Song “Unforgettable” On Ellen

Sia debuted her Finding Dory theme song "Unforgettable" through a performance on The Ellen Show today. The song, which will play over the end credits,…
James Rettig | May 20, 2016 - 10:47 am

Watch Kanye West’s Intense, Passionate Ellen Interview

Remember when Drake was on Ellen earlier this week? When he seemed so loose and comfortable, like he'd been bred to be a daytime talk…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2016 - 9:10 am

Watch Drake Get Scared, Play Never Have I Ever With Jared Leto On Ellen

Not too many rappers can win high-profile rap feuds and still appear completely comfortable being goofy on Ellen. Drake is the rare guy who can…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2016 - 9:59 am

Watch Ellen DeGeneres Dance With A Drake On Her Head

Drake will be interviewed (and presumably perform) on the The Ellen Show next Wednesday (5/18) to promote his disappointing new album Views. To announce his…
James Rettig | May 10, 2016 - 3:17 pm

Watch Savages Play “Adore” On Ellen

It's always cool when Savages bring their stark, dramatic postpunk to American late-night TV. The idea that they are now doing this shit on American…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2016 - 3:12 pm

Watch Empire Of The Sun Take Their Honda-Revived “Dream” To Ellen

Aussie dance-poppers Empire Of The Sun scored a hit eight years ago with "Walking On A Dream," the title track off of their 2008 debut.
Peter Helman | April 18, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Watch Andrew Bird & Fiona Apple Sing An Amazing “Left Handed Kisses” Together On Ellen

Andrew Bird is some kind of hero for getting Fiona Apple out of the house. "Left Handed Kisses," a song from Bird's forthcoming album Are
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 2:21 pm

Run Away With Carly Rae Jepsen On Ellen

Sick of reading about the 1975? Here's video of Carly Rae Jepsen performing E•MO•TION's glorious opening track "Run Away With Me" on Ellen today. …
Chris DeVille | February 26, 2016 - 4:31 pm

Watch Adele Perform, Talk Grammys Flub, Pull A Hidden-Camera Prank On Ellen

Pop star and cultural juggernaut Adele had a tough night at the Grammys. She sang "All I Ask," the showstopping ballad from her 25 album,…
Tom Breihan | February 18, 2016 - 12:05 pm

Watch Rihanna And George Clooney Play “Never Have I Ever” With Ellen

Fresh off the release of her new album ANTI, Rihanna floated down from heaven and to the Ellen set yesterday to play a game of…
James Rettig | February 4, 2016 - 10:42 am

Sia Brings Back Maddie Ziegler For Ellen

It looked like Sia had moved on from Maddie Ziegler, the very talented young dancer who appeared so much in the pop singer's previous album…
James Rettig | December 1, 2015 - 4:02 pm

Watch Bernie Sanders Step Into The “Hotline Bling” Video On Ellen

Drake's "Hotline Bling" probably will never make it to #1 on the Hot 100, but it's almost certainly the year's #1 music meme. Unfortunately, today…
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2015 - 1:24 pm

Watch Gwen Stefani Perform “Used To Love You” On Ellen

Not long ago, No Doubt leader and sometime solo star Gwen Stefani broke up with Gavin Rossdale, her husband of many years. And earlier this…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2015 - 2:06 pm

Watch Florence + The Machine Perform “Ship To Wreck” In A Pool Of Water On Ellen

Florence + The Machine brought a whole production along with them to the set of Ellen today. For a performance of their How Big, How
James Rettig | October 20, 2015 - 3:45 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Halsey’s New Americana Might Actually Be A Real Demographic

You ever hear a song and think, "Yep, that's gonna be huge," even as it slightly repulses you? Such was the case when Halsey's "New…
Chris DeVille | September 10, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Watch Hillary Clinton Talk Kanye West 2020, Learn To Whip/Nae Nae On Ellen

Watching Hillary Clinton and Ellen DeGeneres talk on Ellen is like having a front row seat to the blonde, older white lady power Olympics. These…
Caitlin White | September 9, 2015 - 4:59 pm

Watch Taylor Swift Sing “You Oughta Know” With Alanis Morissette In LA

Taylor Swift's habit of bringing her famous friends onstage during the 1989 tour has become almost as famous as the album itself, and last night…
Caitlin White | August 25, 2015 - 10:40 am

Watch Kendrick Lamar Perform “These Walls” For The First Time On Ellen

Kendrick Lamar rarely performs on TV, but he dropped by The Ellen Degeneres Show to do "These Walls" off his new album To Pimp A
Caitlin White | May 27, 2015 - 4:22 pm

Watch My Morning Jacket Play “Big Decisions” On Ellen

Up until a few months ago, the only thing I could've only told you one thing about Ellen DeGeneres' musical tastes: She knows all the
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2015 - 11:57 am

Watch The War On Drugs Play “Red Eyes” And “Under The Pressure” On Ellen

Earlier this month, the War On Drugs played Coachella and proved that their music makes a lovely soundtrack for the sight of the sun setting…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2015 - 10:55 am

Watch Mark Ronson And Mystikal Bring “Feel Right” To Ellen

Even though "Uptown Funk" shows no signs of slowing down on the charts, Mark Ronson has been gradually prepping his next Uptown Special single "Feel…
James Rettig | April 8, 2015 - 7:33 pm

Watch Courtney Barnett Play “Depreston” On Ellen

Courtney Barnett made an appearance on The Ellen Degeneres Show earlier today for a performance of "Depreston," the moody centerpiece to her upcoming new record,…
James Rettig | March 16, 2015 - 7:29 pm

Kanye West – “Only One” (Feat. Paul McCartney) Video (Dir. Spike Jonze)

UPDATE: The full "Only One" video is now up; watch below. …
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2015 - 6:25 am
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