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Apparently, sometimes it's a good idea to harangue pop stars on Twitter. After a group of fans made a point out of Twitter-bothering M.I.A. about her complete lack of new music, she caved and sent a…   Read Story »
As Billboard points out, M.I.A. has been answering fans' questions on Twitter today and, in the process, making some announcements about her next album, Matangi. She says it'll arrive in December and…   Read Story »
Well, this is awesome. Here's a track from M.I.A.'s forthcoming Bad Girls remix EP, a Switch remix that features verses from Missy Elliott (!!!) and Rye Rye. It reworks the original into a stuttering…   Read Story »
M.I.A. has been in the news a whole lot lately, usually for pretty-bad reasons. But despite a looming new album, we haven't heard a proper new song from her since the still-great "Bad Girls." Over…   Read Story »
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been under house arrest in the UK for a while, but he's still launching a brand-new talk show called The World Tomorrow, which airs on the government-funded…   Read Story »
Madonna's new LP, her first since 2008's Hard Candy, drops today, so a few of those tracks have found their way to the web, one of which includes the M.I.A. collab "B-Day Song." It's the second track…   Read Story »
Anderson Cooper is better at showing up in disaster areas and looking concerned than probably any other person in the history of the human race. This means he's probably not the person you want to be…   Read Story »
Zooey Deschanel hosted SNL over the weekend with musical guest Karmin (I won't even get into that) and overall, she did a pretty nice job. The show featured Nasim Pedrad's M.I.A. impression for a…   Read Story »
Ever since Monday, we've been hearing rumors that Madonna was furious at M.I.A. for flipping off the camera during Madonna's Super Bowl halftime show. Today, we get confirmation, as NME reports.…   Read Story »
Every big-time touring musician has a slightly ridiculous tour rider, but most of those riders don't appear on the Smoking Gun. M.I.A., once again notorious thanks to her bird-flipping stunt at the…   Read Story »