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A brief timeline of the past week inside the bizarre media Bermuda Triangle that is Taylor Swift, Ryan Adams, and Father John Misty:… More »

We’ve been waiting all year for new albums from some of pop music’s biggest names, and it’s looking like many of them will finally arrive this fall. Probably. Maybe? Whether or not Q4 turns out to be Yeezy Season, it should definitely be blockbuster season for the music industry if all goes according to plan. More »

It’s ridiculous to talk about Black Hippy, the California rap supergroup, as if they were the Who, but let’s do it anyway. If Black Hippy are the Who, then Kendrick Lamar is the Pete Townshend, the showy creative genius who’s always testing himself and his audience, attempting grand and ridiculous gestures and actually pulling them… More »

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The Week In Pop: Kelly Clarkson’s Edgeless Excellence Continues

Kelly Clarkson started out with negative cred. In 2002, Clarkson became the first winner of American Idol, which made her wildly famous and deathly uncool.
Chris DeVille | March 5, 2015 - 11:43 am

Robin Thicke Trial Reveals Extraordinary “Blurred Lines” Financials

Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are currently embroiled in a legal battle with Marvin Gaye's estate over the similarities between "Blurred Lines" and Gaye's "Got…
Caitlin White | March 4, 2015 - 11:03 am

T.I. & Young Thug – “Off-Set”

T.I. and Young Thug seem like they should have nothing in common between their shared hometown of Atlanta and the whole they're-both-rappers thing. But they've…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2015 - 1:41 pm

The-Dream – “That’s My Shit” (Feat. T.I.) Video

If we're to believe R&B lothario The-Dream's new video for his T.I. collab "That's My Shit," the man known to his parents as Terius Nash…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2015 - 12:33 pm

The-Dream – “That’s My Shit” (Feat. T.I.)

The-Dream's latest single "That's My Shit" has been played on a few radio stations recently, and a rip has made its way online. The track…
James Rettig | December 31, 2014 - 9:35 am

Dej Loaf – “Try Me (Remix)” (Feat. Jeezy & T.I.)

The Detroit rapper Dej Loaf is currently getting famous on the strength of her twinkling head-buster hit "Try Me," though her great Sell Sole mixtape…
Tom Breihan | December 30, 2014 - 1:19 pm

T.I. – “We Want War” (Feat. Young Thug) Video

This year, the established Atlanta rap star T.I. and the young insurgent Young Thug have already teamed up on T.I.'s rap-radio hit "About The Money"…
Tom Breihan | November 24, 2014 - 10:40 am

The Week In Pop: Bobby Shmurda Is A Pioneer, But Also A Traditionalist Of Sorts

Bobby Shmurda is a pioneer several times over. The Brooklyn rapper's breakout hit "Hot Nigga" -- or "Hot Boy," as it's known to the radio…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2014 - 2:44 pm

The Week In Pop: Nick Jonas Is On The Verge Of Something Awesome

We needed the expert Miguel impersonation that is "Jealous" this year, if only because Miguel himself seems determined to tantalizingly dangle his own new music…
Chris DeVille | November 6, 2014 - 3:58 pm

Snoop Dogg Should Probably Take A Break From Instagram

Last month, Snoop Dogg got into some trouble for a homophobic Instagram post that called out another user, which he deleted shortly after it started…
James Rettig | October 14, 2014 - 10:07 am

T.I. – “Paperwork” (Feat. Pharrell)

Later this month, T.I. is back with his new album Paperwork, and he's sounded extra hungry on early singles like "About The Money," with Young…
Tom Breihan | October 7, 2014 - 10:46 am

T.I. Joins Marvel’s Ant-Man Movie

According to Hollywood Reporter, T.I. will be joining the cast of Marvel’s Ant-Man, alongside Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, and…
James Rettig | August 19, 2014 - 10:47 am

Watch A Pigtailed Young Thug Join T.I. & The Roots On The Tonight Show

First things first: Look at Young Thug. Look at him. He has his bleached pigtails done up in those Princess Leia buns. He is wearing…
Tom Breihan | August 8, 2014 - 9:24 am

T.I. – “About The Money (Remix)” (Feat. Killer Mike & Young Thug)

The first time I can remember hearing T.I., he was rapping alongside Killer Mike on Bone Crusher's "Never Scared," and they've linked up a few…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2014 - 3:37 pm

Young Thug – “Eww Eww Eww (Remix)” (Feat. T.I. & Zuse)

Atlanta rap freakazoid Young Thug continues to move ever forward, and now he's pulled the reliable move of getting an established star and a barely-known…
Tom Breihan | July 17, 2014 - 2:21 pm

Watch T.I., Fall Out Boy, & London Grammar Perform Together On The Premiere Episode Of VH1’s SoundClash

VH1's new SoundClash series premieres next Wednesday. Produced by Questlove and hosted by Diplo, it'll bring together different bands and artists to perform onstage, purportedly…
Peter Helman | July 16, 2014 - 11:27 am

The Week In Pop: Presenting The Mid-2014 Pop Superlatives

Seeing as we gave you a mid-year countdown of 2014's best albums so far earlier this week, now seems like a good time to step…
Chris DeVille | June 19, 2014 - 3:41 pm

The Week In Pop: Miranda Lambert, Lucy Hale, And Country’s Strange State Of Flux

The CMT Awards began with what passes for traditionalism these days: ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill, beards out, grooving through "La Grange," a…
Chris DeVille | June 5, 2014 - 4:33 pm

Pharrell Draws Criticism For Native American Headdress

Some folks on social media are #NotHappy that Pharrell wears a Native American headdress on the new cover of Elle UK.
Scott Lapatine | June 4, 2014 - 5:19 pm

T.I. – “About The Money” (Feat. Young Thug) Video

T.I.'s new video for his new Young Thug collab "About The Money" is a classic example of a director -- Kennedy Rothchild, in this case…
Tom Breihan | June 2, 2014 - 12:02 pm