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The Week In Pop: The Cold Hard Facts On The Year In Pop

Now that December is upon us, publications are starting to roll out their year-end lists. In the preface to our own countdown of the year's best albums, we noted how subjective that pursuit is, but there is a more objective way to determine what music ruled 2014: cold hard facts. And what do you… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 4, 2014

The 11 Most Awkward Moments From The 2014 VMAs

The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards had their moments, particularly Beyoncé's show-stopping finale, Charli XCX's killer run through "Boom Clap" on the pre-show, and Sam Smith's impressive take on "Stay With Me" (after an introduction from his friend Kim Kardashian West, no less). Also, shout out to Miley Cyrus for turning over her Video… More »

By: Chris DeVille / August 25, 2014

The Week In Pop: Bleachers, The Solo Project Of Fun.’s Jack Antonoff, Is Really Good

Things we learned about Jack Antonoff -- Fun. guitarist, former Steel Train ringleader, Lena Dunham boyfriend, and, lately, Bleachers mastermind -- in Vulture's great profile last week: He lived with his parents in New Jersey until age 28, when Fun.'s "We Are Young" made them superstars. His Fun. bandmates lived there for a while… More »

By: Chris DeVille / July 10, 2014

The Week In Pop: Robin Thicke’s Paula Is Pitiful, But Don’t Pity Him

"Blurred Lines" did a lot of good for Robin Thicke. It made him a household name (and hashtag!), gave him his first #1 single, and basically secured his place in the fabric of pop culture for the rest of his life. But the song, its salacious video, and all the attendant success and controversy… More »

By: Chris DeVille / June 26, 2014

Viral Jam Session Guys Joined By Trey Songz, Juicy J, Aloe Blacc On Jimmy Kimmel Reenactment

The reigning viral video of the week is this clip of an impromptu jam session that broke out among three strangers in front of a grocery store in Irving, Texas. More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 22, 2014

The Week In Pop: Michael Jackson’s Xscape Is Better Than Nothing

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 challenging assumptions, starting nerdy debates for fun, or (most likely) capturing attention someway somehow, revisionist criticism prospers. Bob Dylan's much-maligned '80s output now has More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 15, 2014

Ty Dolla $ign – “Paranoid (Remix)” (Feat. Trey Songz, French Montana & DJ Mustard)

Last year, the great Californian R&B hornball Ty Dolla $ign linked up with pioneering ratchet music producer DJ Mustard and longtime rap buddy Joe Moses for the awesomely scandalous and slinky "Paranoid," an immediate highlight of both Ty$'s Beach House 2 mixtape and Mustard's Ketchup mixtape. But when Ty$ tried to turn "Paranoid"… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 14, 2014

Meek Mill – “Lay Up Remix” (Feat. Rick Ross, Jay-Z & Trey Songz)

Last month, Philly rap energy-bomb released his very good album Dreams & Nightmares. Before the album dropped, Meek had mentioned that Jay-Z had contributed a verse. But Jay, possibly unhappy with his own work, ended up not appearing on the album, though he did record a verse -- and a pretty good one! -- for… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 27, 2012

Waka Flocka Flame – “I Don’t Really Care” & “Foreign Shit” Videos

Atlanta scream-rap energy-bomb Waka Flocka Flame is getting ready to release his proper sophomore album Triple F Life, and today he gives us a couple of videos for songs from the LP. In the TAJ-directed clip for the clubby Trey Songz collab "I Don't Really Care," Flocka and friends invade an art auction and destroy… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 2, 2012

Waka Flocka Flame – “I Don’t Really Care” (Feat. Trey Songz)

Late Friday, Flocka dropped his second single to his forthcoming new record, a radio-friendly jam in the tradition of "No Hands" called "I Don't Really Care" featuring Trey Songz. Stream it below. More »

By: Corban Goble / March 12, 2012

Welcome Back Kings Of Leon With 15 Covers Of “Use Somebody”

Kings Of Leon released a new single and video this week and dozens (dozens!) of you lurkers stepped up to discuss it. KoL has become an increasingly hot button act on this site as we've witnessed the Followills become a parody of themselves (see: the hipster clothing line, drunken interviews, "Sex On Fire"). But… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / September 9, 2010