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Stuck At Home? Dua Lipa Will Bring The Dance Club To Your Living Room.

Future Nostalgia was meant for the club. This much is clear. Even before she released lead single "Don't Start Now" last fall, Dua Lipa was…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2020 - 2:20 pm

The Anniversary

“Oops!… I Did It Again” Turns 20

Once the dust had cleared on the Y2K transition, the popular press went back to fussing over Britney Spears, the Louisiana-born Mickey Mouse Club alumna…
Maura Johnston | March 27, 2020 - 10:45 am

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Selena Gomez’s Rare Was Worth The Wait

Rare is an accurate title for a Selena Gomez album. Gomez, the former Disney Channel teen actress turned pop superstar and tabloid fixation, is part…
Chris DeVille | January 9, 2020 - 4:00 pm

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The Anniversary

“Oops!… I Did It Again” Turns 20

Once the dust had cleared on the Y2K transition, the popular press went back to fussing over Britney Spears, the Louisiana-born Mickey Mouse Club alumna…
Maura Johnston | March 27, 2020 - 10:45 am

Watch Haim Play “Summer Girl” On Fallon & Cover Britney Spears At A New York Deli

On Monday night, Haim were the musical guests on The Tonight Show. They knocked out a really nice version of the new single "The Steps,"
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2020 - 9:29 am

Sondre Lerche – “I’m Not A Girl, Not Yet A Woman” (Britney Spears Cover)

Every year, Sondre Lerche gives Stereogum readers a cover tune for Christmas. In recent years the Norwegian indie veteran has taken on recent pop hits…
Chris DeVille | December 19, 2019 - 3:52 pm

The Week In Pop

SHAED’s “Trampoline” Is The Latest Pop Hit Smuggled Through Rock Radio

Because my car is not new or fancy enough to display song titles and artist names when I listen to the radio, I sometimes find…
Chris DeVille | September 26, 2019 - 11:05 am

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Don’t Take Tove Lo For Granted

One of the best Onion articles ever is headlined like so: "Marilyn Manson Now Going Door-To-Door Trying To Shock People." This was early 2001, more…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2019 - 12:37 pm

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The Simple Pleasures And Complicated Backstory Of Kim Petras

The rush that comes with a perfect pop song is elusive but unmistakable. "Pop music" can mean many things, but there's a certain kind of…
Chris DeVille | June 27, 2019 - 2:28 pm

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Madame X Is The Best Madonna Album In A Long Time

"Hey young people - you're getting older every second. It's what we do. One day someone will tell you to stop and you'll be all…
Chris DeVille | June 13, 2019 - 4:57 pm

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Songland Is The Voice For Music Nerds

Here is the genius of Songland: It's every music reality show you've ever seen, but it's also every makeover show you've ever seen. Like the…
Chris DeVille | May 30, 2019 - 3:28 pm

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Ciara Is Living Her Best Life But Not Making Her Best Music

With all due respect to her formative influences and one-time contemporaries Destiny's Child, Ciara is a survivor.
Chris DeVille | May 9, 2019 - 4:01 pm

Sounding Board

“All Star,” “Smooth,” “Mambo No. 5,” And Why 1999 Hits Are So Memeable

When Charli XCX and Troye Sivan dropped their collaborative single "1999" last fall, I didn't think much of it. (Initially, anyway.) Coming off of an…
Larry Fitzmaurice | May 3, 2019 - 11:40 am

The Week In Pop

The Time Has Come To Discuss Yungblud

The name "youngblood" has a rich history in pop music. First there were the Youngbloods, the critically acclaimed folk-rockers best known for their 1967 hit…
Chris DeVille | May 2, 2019 - 4:18 pm

Following “Free Britney” Protest, Britney Spears Tells Misguided Fans To Please Chill

Leave Britney alone! Yesterday, fans staged a full-on "Free Britney" protest demanding the pop star be released from a treatment facility in response to online…
Julia Gray | April 23, 2019 - 11:06 pm
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