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Why Do Country Hits Take So Long To Climb The Hot 100?

"I'mma take it slow just as fast as I can." That was Sam Hunt on 2017's "Body Like A Back Road," his first and only…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2020 - 2:22 pm

The Week In Pop

Katy Perry Pivots To Boring

She made hits. That was the whole premise of Katy Perry -- that and stirring up controversy in ways that often sent palms flying toward…
Chris DeVille | August 24, 2020 - 3:15 pm

The Week In Pop

The Dream Of The Late ’90s Is Alive With Dominic Fike

Dominic Fike was born at the end of 1995, and so was his musical aesthetic. Fike, a singer, guitarist, and rapper from Naples, Florida, looks…
Chris DeVille | August 3, 2020 - 5:49 pm

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Watch Miley Cyrus Cover The Cranberries, The Cardigans, The Cure, & More

Miley Cyrus loves covers. She's spent the last few months showing up at basically any virtual event that will have her, doing tracks by Blondie,…
James Rettig | October 18, 2020 - 12:36 pm

The Week In Pop

Katy Perry Pivots To Boring

She made hits. That was the whole premise of Katy Perry -- that and stirring up controversy in ways that often sent palms flying toward…
Chris DeVille | August 24, 2020 - 3:15 pm

Britney Spears “Strongly Opposed” To Her Father Resuming Conservatorship

Since her breakdown in 2008, Britney Spears has been living under a controversial court-approved conservatorship in which her professional and personal lives are managed largely…
Peter Helman | August 18, 2020 - 9:59 pm

The Week In Pop

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

Jhené Aiko is a living legend. You wouldn't necessarily know it because Aiko has always been a moody and understated presence -- someone who lays…
Chris DeVille | July 27, 2020 - 5:19 pm

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

When Alec Benjamin sings, people listen. This isn't necessarily because he has something meaningful to say, though I'd argue that Benjamin is a more substantial…
Chris DeVille | June 1, 2020 - 3:01 pm

Watch Boyz II Men & Babyface Play “A Song For Mama” On SNL’s Season Finale

Last night, Saturday Night Live wrapped up its 45th season with their third SNL At Home episode. The musical guests were Boyz II Men and…
James Rettig | May 10, 2020 - 10:34 am

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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

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

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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

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

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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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