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The biggest story to come out of last night's Super Bowl was this: In a repeat of their historic 2008 victory, the New York Giants won a dramatic come-from-behind victory over the favored New England…   Read Story »
This was not the week to release a halfassed music video. This was the week when a whole lot of people, from microbudget indie nobodies to massive stars, worked hard on giving us something. Even the…   Read Story »
Madonna's forthcoming album, bearing the frankly awesome title MDNA, will feature two collaborations with M.I.A. This forthcoming weekend, Madonna and M.I.A. and Nicki Minaj will perform at the Super…   Read Story »
Well, look at this: Maya has her swagger back. The video for her new single "Bad Girls" is an early contender for video of the year; it sends up all sorts of rap-video clichés by transposing them to…   Read Story »
Rumors have been swirling for a while, and now M.I.A. herself has confirmed them. When Madonna performs at the Super Bowl halftime show on Sunday, she'll perform her new single "Give Me All Your…   Read Story »
Just over a year ago, M.I.A. released her pretty-great Vicki Leekx mixtape, and one of its highlights was a track called "Bad Girls." M.I.A.'s working on a new album now; she's expected to have it…   Read Story »
SNL's writers and former champions made this weekend's holiday episode a must see. Between Jimmy Fallon hosting, and the consequent cameo-returns of Weekend Updaters Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, the…   Read Story »
Immediately after news broke of Amy Winehouse's death, "27 Club" became a trending topic on Twitter: the singer had passed away at that same legendary age as many of rock's other tragic figures. In…   Read Story »
M.I.A. contributes her voice to the fuzzed-up "C.T.F.O," aka "Chill The Fuck Out," a track from chain-smoking French DJ/producer/electro dude SebastiAn's forthcoming Total, out 5/31 via Ed Banger.…   Read Story »
"Zig Zag" was supposed to appear on underrated / \ / \ / \ Y / \, but instead of including it in Vicki Leekx with those other album castoff, M.I.A. saved it for a standalone leak. The sing-song finds…   Read Story »