The Week In Pop

Jhené Aiko Is Still Quietly Staking Her Claim As Her Generation’s Defining R&B Singer

Jhené Aiko

Before The Chicks Met This Moment, They Spent Their Whole Careers Preparing For It

The Chicks

Juice WRLD’s Posthumous Album Is Haunting And Bittersweet

Juice WRLD - Legends Never Die

Benee’s “Supalonely” Was A TikTok Smash Even Before The Pandemic Made It Super Topical


Are Shinedown America’s Most Popular Rock Band?


John Legend Made A More Interesting Album Than He Had To

John Legend

Four Years And One Remix Later, SAINt JHN’s “Roses” Is A Global Smash


RMR Has It


Alec Benjamin Is A Fascinating Voice In Modern Pop, Literally And Figuratively

Alec Benjamin

Carly Rae Jepsen’s Joyous Low-Stakes Rom-Com Continues Unfettered

Carly Rae Jepsen

20 Years Ago, Eminem’s “Stan” Predicted The Dark Side Of Modern Fandom


Kehlani Was Good, And Now She’s Great


Actress Hailee Steinfeld Does A Decent Pop Star Impersonation

Hailee Steinfeld

The Benevolent Celebrity Livestream Parade Is So Bleak

"Times Like These"

Rina Sawayama Is A British-Japanese Nu-Metal Pop Star In The Making

Rina Sawayama