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The #1 song in America this week is “Sorry” by Justin Bieber. Much has been written about Skrillex and BloodPop’s role in crafting the track’s fizzy, dancehall-inflected beat. But before the producers got their hands on “Sorry,” its basic parts were manifested by Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter, the subjects of a recent New YorkMore »

I haven’t written any of these lists since Christmas, which means I’ve got three weeks’ worth of videos to pick through. And even though it’s not like a ton of heat was coming out over the holidays, we now have enough really, really good videos that I had to push David Bowie’s latest freakout all… More »

The US president’s annual State Of The Union address is always a loaded subject because no one can agree exactly what state the union is in or why it’s in that state, especially in such a polarized, compromised, altogether monumentally fucked political environment. We can’t even agree on who should be considered a part of… More »

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Hamilton Cast, Chris Stapleton, Justin Bieber With Jack Ü, & Hollywood Vampires’ Lemmy Tribute Added To Grammy Performances

It's that time of year again. The 58th annual Grammy Awards take place in LA on 2/15, and we already know that Lady Gaga will…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 4, 2016 - 11:00 am
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Watch A$AP Rocky And Skrillex In The Latest Zoolander 2 Trailer

Zoolander 2 is out on 2/12, and today we're being to a new trailer for the film, which features cameos from A$AP Rocky and Skrillex…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 3, 2016 - 3:48 pm

Stream OWSLA’s Worldwide Broadcast Compilation (Stereogum Premiere)

Skrillex's record label OWSLA is launching its own Beats 1 show, OWSLA Radio, at Noon PST/3PM EST this Saturday. It puts Sonny Moore and friends…
Chris DeVille | January 29, 2016 - 3:09 pm

Skrillex – “Stranger (Remix)” Video

Skrillex has shared a remix of his own song "Stranger" off of 2014's Recess, featuring Sam Dew on vocals. The softer, piano-led new version, reworked…
Peter Helman | December 25, 2015 - 1:11 pm

The 50 Best Pop Songs Of 2015

That tingling feeling in your cheeks is not Abel Tesfaye's supply kicking in. It's the most wonderful time of the year -- year-end list season…
Chris DeVille | December 17, 2015 - 1:41 pm
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Listen To Skrillex & Chance The Rapper’s Unreleased Hundred Waters Remix

Last year, Skrillex and Chance The Rapper teamed up for "Coast Is Clear," a song from Skrillex's album Recess. And now they've gotten together again.
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2015 - 9:58 am
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The 15 Biggest Band Beefs Of 2015

Beefs! All hail beefs! Every year we start off with a blank slate, and every year our favorite (and least favorite!) artists bring all of…
James Rettig | December 15, 2015 - 1:35 pm
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The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm
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GTA – “Red Lips (Skrillex Remix)” Video

Over the past year or so, Grant Singer has made a strong argument that he's our best music-video director; he's done great work with people…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2015 - 1:38 pm

Q&A: BloodPop (FKA Blood Diamonds) On The Indie/Pop Divide & Working With Grimes, Justin Bieber, & Madonna

When Justin Bieber released his almost-number-one single "Sorry" back in October, I wrote an impassioned screed on the song and Bieber's Redemption-era sound. "Sorry" was…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 24, 2015 - 11:18 am
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ZHU x Skrillex x THEY. – “Working For It” Video

In recent months, we've heard the enigmatic electronic producer Steven Zhu, who records as ZHU, team up with AlunaGeorge on "Automatic" and with Bone Thugs-N-Harmony…
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2015 - 11:32 am
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Noel Gallagher Mocks Radiohead In Esquire UK Cover Story

When Esquire UK interviewed Noel Gallagher for a recent cover story, Alex Bilmes asked the musician what his hobbies are, to which he responded: interviews.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 5, 2015 - 12:15 pm
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Skrillex, Deadmau5 Revive Sad Twitter Beef

Deadmau5 has no qualms about speaking his mind, which is the kind of thing that has gotten him into beefs with all sorts of people,…
Peter Helman | November 1, 2015 - 7:09 pm
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Watch Jack Ü Dance With A Giant Febreze Bottle At Voodoo Fest

The Diplo/Skrillex team-up Jack Ü performed a headlining set at NOLA's Voodoo fest last night. It was the night before Halloween, so of course many…
Peter Helman | October 31, 2015 - 7:22 pm

Watch Justin Bieber, Skrillex, & BLOOD Do “Sorry” Acoustic

Justin Bieber's #redemption continued last week with the release of his new single "Sorry." Despite reuniting Bieber with Skrillex, who kicked off the whole "Whoa,…
Peter Helman | October 26, 2015 - 8:49 pm
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Jack Ü – “To Ü” (Feat. AlunaGeorge) Video

Jack Ü, the superstar-DJ team of Diplo and Skrillex, had one of the summer's biggest and best hits with their Justin Bieber collab "Where Are
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2015 - 8:47 am

Sorry Not Sorry, Here Are A Bunch Of Thoughts About Justin Bieber’s New Single

Justin Bieber released his latest single, "Sorry," yesterday afternoon and I watched the accompanying dance video seven times on repeat when it still had under…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 23, 2015 - 12:29 pm
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