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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The big music video from this past week, the one that seemed custom-designed to drive conversation, was Ariana Grande's "break up with your girlfriend, i'm
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2019 - 1:55 pm

The Week In Pop

Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic.
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2019 - 10:37 am

Status Ain't Hood

Sada Baby Made 2019’s First Great Rap Album

Sada Baby can sing. This was a pleasant surprise. If all you know about the Detroit rapper is "Bloxk Party," the ridiculously fun 2018 collaboration…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2019 - 1:17 pm

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The Week In Pop

Predicting The 2019 Grammy Winners

It's that time of year again: the time when we as a culture must reckon with the insane/mundane prestige-populist fever dream that is Grammy logic.
Chris DeVille | February 7, 2019 - 10:37 am

Ariana Grande – “7 Rings (Remix)” (Feat. 2 Chainz)

Ariana Grande's new single "7 Rings" has only been in the world for two weeks, but it's been an eventful two weeks. The Rodgers and…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2019 - 9:18 am

The Week In Pop

Can Ava Max’s Global Hit “Sweet But Psycho” Take Over America Too?

A non-exhaustive list of American musicians who've hit it big in Europe and the UK before breaking through back home: Jimi Hendrix, Backstreet Boys, NSYNC,…
Chris DeVille | January 24, 2019 - 10:31 am

2 Chainz – “Stay Woke Freestyle”

2 Chainz is back today with "Stay Woke Freestyle." It begins with sample from Ghost Town DJs' "My Boo," and the ensuing beat has lots…
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2019 - 2:51 pm

Kanye West Reportedly Working On New Album With Lil Wayne, Migos In Miami

Kanye West has not exactly been a model of stability lately. He has spent the past year loudly and incoherently embracing Donald Trump. His most…
Tom Breihan | January 7, 2019 - 9:39 am

2018 In Review

The 20 Best Music Videos Of 2018

In the early days of this century, you could still turn on your television and, every so often, catch a music video. It didn't last.
Tom Breihan | December 13, 2018 - 11:46 am

2018 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2018

Y'all wanna hear something crazy? I've been writing this weekly pop column for five whole years now. It seems like just yesterday that I published…
Chris DeVille | December 13, 2018 - 11:00 am

Status Ain't Hood

ALLBLACK Carries The Bay Area Flame

"Thank you, Kenny." That's something the Oakland rapper ALLBLACK says over and over on 2 Minute Drills, his new collaborative EP with the producer Kenny…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2018 - 11:30 am

The Week In Pop

It’s A Good Time To Be Bad Bunny

The name Ocasio derives from the Spanish "ocasión," which means what you think it means: an occasion, a time. According to Ancestry.com, most people named…
Chris DeVille | November 1, 2018 - 2:23 pm

2 Chainz – “Bigger Than You” (Feat. Quavo & Drake) Video

2 Chainz is 41 years old, and he still makes ridiculously fun hits and regularly appears on songs with the biggest stars in the world.
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2018 - 10:28 am

YG Gets Kicked Off Plane, Performs On Fallon With Big Sean & 2 Chainz

It's been an eventful week for YG! Last Friday, he released his new album Stay Dangerous, proving that he doesn't even have to try hard
Peter Helman | August 15, 2018 - 10:38 am

The Week In Pop

Alt-Pop Hit-Makers lovelytheband Are Not That Lovely If We’re Being Honest

Once upon a time what passed for poppy alternative rock was Stephen Malkmus whimpering, "You're the kind of girl I like/ Because you're empty, and…
Chris DeVille | July 5, 2018 - 4:52 pm

Watch Performances From The 2018 BET Awards

The 2018 BET Awards are happening tonight at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Jamie Foxx is hosting and performers include Jay Rock, Big Sean,…
Julia Gray | June 24, 2018 - 10:16 pm
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