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A couple of months ago, 2 Chainz released the deeply fun EP-length Freebase mixtape. And after making videos for "Trap Back" and "They Know," he's gone full ridiculousness and turned his video for…   Read Story »
Today marks the fifth anniversary of Michael Jackson's death and BeyoncĂ© has shared some words on her website about what the pop artist meant to her. Read what she had to say below: When I was…   Read Story »
The question is not so much "How did Paramore end up on American Idol?" as "Why did it take them so long to get there?" As I explained at length last month, the Warped Tour scene that carried Hayley…   Read Story »
Tonight is the Billboard Music Awards, live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas! Which raises questions such as "Why does Billboard throw its awards show in May?" and "Who will be there?" To answer your…   Read Story »
Besides deeply personal reflections, there's more or less nothing left to say about most legendary musicians in this age of universal access and infinite information. Still, in the interest of…   Read Story »
The posthumous Michael Jackson album Xscape is out this week. So is the video for the Justin Timberlake duet "Love Never Felt So Good," which matches archival clips of the late MJ with new footage of…   Read Story »
Patrick Carney, famously bespectacled drummer for the Black Keys, has made a habit lately of attacking easy pop targets. First, it was Justin Bieber. Now, it's Michael Jackson's retooled-throwaways…   Read Story »
We've already heard six of the eight "new" songs from the posthumous Michael Jackson album, XSCAPE (they are: the title track, "Love Never Felt So Good," "Chicago," "Loving You, "Blue Gangsta," and…   Read Story »
In light of the allegations that surfaced in the '90s, a Michael Jackson song called "Do You Know Where Your Children Are?" is obviously a loaded proposition, even before you hear the lyrics about…   Read Story »
Is he really a legend or isn't he? There's no doubt John Legend is a music industry power-player, the kind of safe yet pliable talent who moves in many circles, who appeals to many demographics,…   Read Story »