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NOTE: The Grammys are still 10 days away, but I'm going on vacation next week, so you're now privy to what must be the earliest Grammys preview on the internet. When we broke down this year's…   Read Story »
Taylor Swift's Twitter hack didn't expose anything particularly embarrassing, but that's OK, there's plenty to joke about in the public record. Consider, for instance, this Vox report that Swift has…   Read Story »
In a new GQ interview, Diplo addresses his controversial comments about Taylor Swift's butt, the ones that inspired Lorde to tweet that he has a tiny penis. He starts out by saying that it was just a…   Read Story »
Rome wasn't built in a day, but Empire's empire might have been. Fox's new drama series about a superstar rapper turned ailing hip-hop mogul debuted to staggering numbers two weeks ago, pulling 9.8…   Read Story »
Take it from someone who started a weekly pop column last year: 2014 was a bad year for pop music. I write this knowing that there are still many self-satisfied blowhards in the world -- sometimes…   Read Story »
Taylor Swift's 1989 has eked out the Frozen soundtrack to become the best-selling album of the year. 1989 has sold 3.66 million copies since it was released back in October compared to Frozen's 3.53…   Read Story »
Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a time, video directors made their work for…   Read Story »
Two weeks ago we looked at the year's biggest pop songs; now let's run down the best ones. There will be a lot of overlap, of course, partly because sometimes great songs get popular and partly…   Read Story »
Dr. Dre topped Forbes' list of the highest-paid hip-hop acts a few months back, and now the financial mag has named Dre the world's richest musician overall, a conclusion that should surprise no one…   Read Story »
Ever since Glee became a phenomenon in 2009, a cappella music has been building to a pop cultural renaissance of sorts. As that show's cultural clout died down, Pitch Perfect picked up its slack. The…   Read Story »