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Could Big-Shot Songwriter Julia Michaels Be A Pop Star In Her Own Right?

Chances are you're already a Julia Michaels fan whether you know it or not. After breaking into professional songwriting as a teenager, the 23-year-old Iowa…
Chris DeVille | January 19, 2017 - 11:34 am

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Country Star Sam Hunt Is Basically A Drake Tribute Act Now

Hearing "Marvins Room" for the first time was an epiphany. By summer 2011, Drake was already sending profound ripple effects through rap and R&B by…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2017 - 3:15 pm

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The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

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The Week In Pop

Country Star Sam Hunt Is Basically A Drake Tribute Act Now

Hearing "Marvins Room" for the first time was an epiphany. By summer 2011, Drake was already sending profound ripple effects through rap and R&B by…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2017 - 3:15 pm

Watch Lorde Cover Robyn, Lauren Mayberry Cover Katy Perry At Ally Coalition Benefit

The Ally Coalition Talent Show is a benefit concert put on by Bleachers' Jack Antonoff in support of homeless LGBTQ youth. Last night was the…
Collin Robinson | December 13, 2016 - 11:45 am

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Mr. Loathsome & Mr. Wholesome: The Weeknd & John Legend Are Finding Very Different Ways Over Pop’s R&B Barrier

Poor Usher. Poor Jeremih. Poor Trey Songz. R&B's workmanlike radio superstars churn out jam after jam, some of them truly transcendent, yet only rarely do…
Chris DeVille | December 1, 2016 - 4:07 pm

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At Least America Can Agree On Bruno Mars

No matter which version of America you're nostalgically longing for, Bruno Mars can make it great again. Ever since Mars made his big splash at…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2016 - 4:17 pm

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Pop Matters

The world changed Tuesday, and yet it carries on. Most of us still have the same responsibilities we did at the beginning of the week,…
Chris DeVille | November 10, 2016 - 5:00 pm

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We Are Living In The Chainsmokers’ America

When did you realize the Chainsmokers were music's biggest breakout stars of 2016? …
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2016 - 3:26 pm

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On Lady Wood, Tove Lo’s Warm-Blooded Pop Runs Ice Cold

Tove Lo and subtlety are not natural bedfellows. Two years ago, the Swedish pop singer and songwriter extraordinaire gave us Queen Of The Clouds, one…
Chris DeVille | October 27, 2016 - 12:36 pm

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“I Can’t Make You Love Me”: A 25th Anniversary Oral History

The year Bonnie Raitt turned 40, she became a pop star. …
Ryan Leas | October 27, 2016 - 11:34 am

Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry Campaign For Hillary In College Dorms

Hillary Clinton really wants to win Virginia. She picked Virginia's former governor Tim Kaine as her running mate, she gave away a meet-and-greet with the…
Peter Helman | October 22, 2016 - 5:12 pm

The National, Katy Perry, & More To Play Shows For Hillary Clinton Campaign

We're only a few weeks away from the Presidential election, and the Hillary Clinton campaign has just announced a performance series called Love Trumps Hate…
James Rettig | October 20, 2016 - 11:01 am

Watch Katy Perry Vote Naked For Funny Or Die

Katy Perry has already gotten involved in this election season once, singing a couple of songs at the Democratic National Convention. And now she's appeared…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2016 - 10:23 am

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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

Watch Katy Perry Surprise Orlando Shooting Survivor On Ellen, Offer To Pay His Tuition

On a recent episode of Ellen, Katy Perry surprised Orlando shooting survivor Tony Marrero, who was on the show to recount his story and mentioned…
James Rettig | September 8, 2016 - 10:20 am
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