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Watching Katy Perry Struggle For Relevance This Year Has Been Painful

Katy Perry opens her new album by singing, "Can I get a witness?" Her promotional tactics for Witness have communicated a similar sentiment, albeit more…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2017 - 3:42 pm

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Halsey Doesn’t Want To Be A Pop Star, But She Made A Pretty Good Pop Album

Do you think Halsey will perform "Closer" on tour this year? Technically, the artist born Ashley Frangipane already had a signature song, 2015's "New Americana,"
Chris DeVille | June 1, 2017 - 5:43 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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Watch Lil Yachty Rap About 59 Simpsons Characters

Divisive Atlanta rapper Lil Yachty is practically already a cartoon character, and he's already publicly repped various old Nickelodeon properties, so it makes sense that…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2017 - 8:51 am

A$AP Ferg – “Aw Yea” (Feat. Lil Yachty)

Just a few hours ago, A$AP Ferg released a new song, "Nia Long," and it looks like that may have just been the first in…
James Rettig | June 13, 2017 - 2:34 pm

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Halsey Doesn’t Want To Be A Pop Star, But She Made A Pretty Good Pop Album

Do you think Halsey will perform "Closer" on tour this year? Technically, the artist born Ashley Frangipane already had a signature song, 2015's "New Americana,"
Chris DeVille | June 1, 2017 - 5:43 pm

“She Blow That Dick Like A Cello” Makes No Sense, And Lil Yachty Is Sorry

Ever since Lil Yachty released his single "Peek A Boo" featuring Migos, listeners have been scratching their heads about his lyric, "My new bitch yellow/…
Chris DeVille | May 30, 2017 - 3:17 pm

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Harry Styles, Prince Of Pop, Takes A Stab At Rock Stardom

Here's a sign of the times for you: The most famous member of the world's leading boy band is trying to become a rock star.
Chris DeVille | May 11, 2017 - 5:12 pm

Lil Yachty – “Bring It Back” Video

Later this month, the ultra-divisive Atlanta rap insurgent Lil Yachty will release Teenage Emotions, his proper debut album. We've already posted the first two singles,…
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2017 - 9:28 am

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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

Ruff Ryders Reunion Show: DMX Rants, Cassidy Disses Yachty And Lil Uzi

DMX, the Lox, Swizz Beatz, Eve, Cassidy, and Drag-On performed at the Ruff Ryders' 20-year reunion show at Brooklyn's Barclays Center last night. Although maybe…
Peter Helman | April 22, 2017 - 12:09 pm

Lil Yachty – “Harley” & “Peek A Boo” (Feat. Migos)

For good and obvious reasons, the big rap story today is Kendrick Lamar's new album DAMN. In fact, the album might be the big rap…
Tom Breihan | April 14, 2017 - 8:50 am

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The Chainsmokers Have Pinpointed Pop’s Absolute Middle And They Refuse To Budge

Fast food, like any vice, is fine in limited quantities. Only when you pound Big Macs regularly, Morgan Spurlock-style, do you really suffer from indulging…
Chris DeVille | April 13, 2017 - 11:15 am

Kyle – “iSpy” (Feat. Lil Yachty) Video

"iSpy" -- the bouncy nursery-rhyme smash from equally goofy rappers Kyle and Lil Yachty -- hit the top five of the Billboard Hot 100 this…
Pranav Trewn | April 7, 2017 - 1:48 pm

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John Mayer Wants To Win You Back (Or For The First Time)

One of the first songs John Mayer shared from his new album, The Search For Everything, is called "Moving On And Getting Over." Perhaps not…
Chris DeVille | April 6, 2017 - 11:58 am

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Rap Is Having Another Pop Moment

"Rap is not pop/ If you call it that, then stop." When Q-Tip spoke those words on "Check The Rhime," the most enduring single from…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2017 - 1:45 pm
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