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Backstreet’s Back, But It’s Not Alright

In the Backstreet Boys' video for 1998 mega-hit "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)," the group's tour bus breaks down outside what turns out to be a haunted…
Chris DeVille | January 31, 2019 - 2:30 pm

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8 Britney Spears Covers That Don’t Suck

I don't know if anybody ever really put it on the record just after ...Baby One More Time was released as to what they thought…
Nate Patrin | January 14, 2019 - 2:05 pm

The Anniversary

…Baby One More Time Turns 20

To say Britney Jean Spears set the musical bar high for herself is a vast understatement. The Kentwood, Louisiana, native's 1998 debut single, the hope-springs-eternal,…
Annie Zaleski | January 14, 2019 - 10:13 am

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Gotcha Covered

8 Britney Spears Covers That Don’t Suck

I don't know if anybody ever really put it on the record just after ...Baby One More Time was released as to what they thought…
Nate Patrin | January 14, 2019 - 2:05 pm

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Songs You Might Know From Artists You Probably Don’t: Sifting Through 2019’s Potential Pop Hits

Pop music is a crazy industry, even more so in our fractured age. It's crazy how many songs can be blowing up in some corner…
Chris DeVille | January 10, 2019 - 3:30 pm

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While You Were Laughing At Mariah Carey She Was Making Yet Another Dope Album

Do you remember what you were doing the night of December 31, 2016? Just after midnight, I was at home watching Dick Clark's New Year's
Chris DeVille | November 15, 2018 - 4:32 pm

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Prepare To Be Spooked: It’s Christmas Album Time Again

It's late October, which means we're deep into the most terrifying season of the year: that moment when all kinds of musicians unveil their new…
Chris DeVille | October 25, 2018 - 12:40 pm

The Anniversary

“…Baby One More Time” Turns 20

Britney Spears is the first thing you notice upon entering my childhood bedroom: a messily-taped 34-inch poster of a 17-year-old popstar with a million-watt smile.
Julia Gray | October 23, 2018 - 11:45 am

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Beyoncé & Jay-Z’s OTR II Tour Is A Surprisingly Chill Victory Lap

On The Run II is bracketed by a pair of slow dances. OK, technically it's bracketed by Jay-Z's "Holy Grail" -- with Beyoncé taking over…
Chris DeVille | August 23, 2018 - 1:36 pm

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Like The Stay Puft Man Before Him, Marshmello Just Keeps Getting Bigger

Who knows how many centuries the fortune under the eastern slope of Mount Davidson went untapped before the Grosh brothers happened upon it. The Pennsylvanian…
Chris DeVille | February 15, 2018 - 4:03 pm

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So, How Are Fifth Harmony Holding Up Without Camila Cabello?

This year's MTV Video Music Awards did not generate a Miley Cyrus foam finger moment. Considering the historically low ratings, I'm not sure anyone even…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2017 - 5:02 pm

Watch Britney Spears Cover Bonnie Raitt’s “Something To Talk About”

Britney Spears is still doing her Piece Of Me Las Vegas residency -- though it's scheduled to wrap up at the end of the year…
James Rettig | August 20, 2017 - 12:31 pm

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Britney Spears Just Released Her 22nd Fragrance So I Smelled Almost Half Of Them

How many perfumes do you have in your personal line of perfumes? Out of shame I will decline to answer for myself, but Britney Spears…
Kelly Conaboy | August 17, 2017 - 1:19 pm

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Kesha Shows Her True Colors On Rainbow, And It’s Beautiful To Behold

"I could fight forever, but life's too short." Every lyric on Rainbow -- Kesha's first album in five years and the first since initiating a…
Chris DeVille | August 10, 2017 - 4:05 pm

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So Is Charli XCX’s Album Gonna Come Out Soon Or What

"Boys" is a blast, ain't it? The video Charli XCX directed for her new single, with its parade of preening male celebrities, is an instantly…
Chris DeVille | July 27, 2017 - 5:04 pm

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Can WizKid Conquer The US Pop Landscape He Helped Create?

For the last few years American pop has been sounding increasingly African. As early as 2014, when The Fader broke down "pop music's Nigerian future,"
Chris DeVille | July 20, 2017 - 4:56 pm
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