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The Week In Pop

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

Katy Perry – “Chained To The Rhythm (BoatRemix)” (Feat. Lil Yachty)

Thus far, Katy Perry's big quasi-reggae comeback single "Chained To The Rhythm" hasn't popped off the way she and her team were probably hoping. It…
Tom Breihan | March 22, 2017 - 9:08 am

Artist Portraits From SXSW 2017

A lot of bands descend upon Austin for SXSW every year, and this year a lot of those bands rolled through the Mazda Studio At…
Stereogum | March 20, 2017 - 5:01 pm

Stream Taylor Bennett Restoration Of An American Idol

Taylor Bennett, the young Chicago rapper also known as Chance The Rapper's little brother, hasn't released a project since 2015's Broad Shoulders. In the interim,…
Chris DeVille | February 24, 2017 - 4:25 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Is Chance The Rapper About To Get Corny?

The Best New Artist Grammy award has a fascinating and bizarre history. The Beatles won it. Bob Newhart won it. Bon Iver won it. Bette…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2017 - 12:49 pm

Watch Carly Rae Jepsen & Lil Yachty’s “It Takes Two” Target Commercial

Carly Rae Jepsen, Lil Yachty, and Mike WiLL Made-It teamed up for a cover of "It Takes Two," for Target, and tonight the music video-length…
James Rettig | February 12, 2017 - 10:42 pm

Mike Will Made-It, Lil Yachty, & Carly Rae Jepsen – “It Takes Two” (Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock Cover)

Because she is the queen of covering Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock's classic 1988 single "It Takes Two," Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up
Peter Helman | February 9, 2017 - 11:12 pm

Preview Carly Rae Jepsen & Lil Yachty’s “It Takes Two” Cover

Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with Lil Yachty and Mike WiLL Made-It for a cover of the classic Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock…
James Rettig | February 7, 2017 - 10:52 am

Watch Migos Do “Bad And Boujee” With Chance The Rapper, Lil Yachty, YG, 2 Chainz, & Ty Dolla $ign In LA

Migos' chart-topping, brain-conquering monster hit "Bad & Boujee" is the sort of song that can cause instant euphoria in a room full of responsible adults.
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2017 - 9:52 am

Status Ain't Hood

Prepare Yourself For Conway’s Bleak, Dusty, Evocative Street-Rap

The city of Buffalo is way out in the hinterlands, a whole lot closer to Toronto than it is to New York City. But if…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2017 - 10:12 am

Lil Yachty – “Shoot Out The Roof” Video

Lil Yachty has just dropped a vid for the shit-talking anthem "Shoot Out The Roof" from last summer's Summer Songs 2. Young Boat rocks all…
Collin Robinson | January 6, 2017 - 12:54 pm

The Week In Pop

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

2016 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

Pop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it's pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2016 - 3:20 pm

Dej Loaf – “All I Want For Christmas” (Feat. Kodak Black)

The fresh-out-of-jail young Florida rapper Kodak Black contains multitudes. The Detroit sing-rapper Dej Loaf recruited Kodak for the genuinely heartwarming new holiday song "All I…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2016 - 9:54 am

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am
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