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The Week In Pop

Bazzi, Tinashe, & Kali Uchis: Three Distinct Visions Of R&B As Pop

This is a big week for R&B. That's true first of all in a statistical sense: The Weeknd's new EP, My Dear Melancholy, just put…
Chris DeVille | April 12, 2018 - 4:28 pm

The Week In Pop

It’s The Freakin’ Weeknd Baby, I’m About To Have Me Some Crushing Nihilistic Despair

Viewed one way, it's a pretty impressive flex: You're about to headline Coachella, and this is what you drop?
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2018 - 2:53 pm

The Week In Pop

Alice Merton Is Ruling Rock Radio. Is A Pop Crossover Next?

Do you remember where you first heard "Royals"? Almost any guess could be correct -- and not just because the song achieved the sort of…
Chris DeVille | February 22, 2018 - 4:09 pm

More Charli XCX stories

The Week In Pop

It’s The Freakin’ Weeknd Baby, I’m About To Have Me Some Crushing Nihilistic Despair

Viewed one way, it's a pretty impressive flex: You're about to headline Coachella, and this is what you drop?
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2018 - 2:53 pm

Ed Sheeran Is Good Now

Chris DeVille | March 26, 2018 - 3:26 pm

Charli XCX Brings The Future To Brooklyn

When you grow up consuming the products of the pop machine, you quickly come to realize there’s a formula to it all. Be malleable and…
Layla Halabian | March 19, 2018 - 1:41 pm

Watch Charli XCX And Carly Rae Jepsen Join Forces In LA

Charli XCX and Carly Rae Jepsen, two queens of immaculate pop music, joined forces in Los Angeles last night. Carly was one of the many…
Peter Helman | March 17, 2018 - 9:40 am

Charli XCX, Camila Cabello Opening For Taylor Swift’s Reputation Tour

Taylor Swift's Reputation tour kicks off in May, and today she's announced what artists will be opening for her in a video posted to her…
James Rettig | March 1, 2018 - 6:04 pm

Grammy President Apologizes For Telling Women To “Step Up” After Widespread Backlash

There were many ridiculous aspects to Sunday's Grammy festivities, but probably the most ridiculous was the show's treatment of women. Although the broadcast made a…
Chris DeVille | January 30, 2018 - 10:16 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Congratulations to us all! We made it through 2017! Now we're on to a new year, and you know what they say: New Year, Same
Stereogum | January 5, 2018 - 2:43 pm

2017 In Review

Every Zing Now: 19 Memorable Music Tweets From 2017

The world went through a lot this year -- Trump, an investigation into Russian election interference, Nazis, an Arcade Fire album rollout. Twitter also went…
Peter Helman | December 19, 2017 - 1:14 pm

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

In this space in past years, I've usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It's a variation of the auteur theory, as…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 11:23 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Well gang, we're halfway through December, 10 days out from Christmas, heading into the third-to-last weekend of the year. You sick of lists yet? Haha,…
Stereogum | December 15, 2017 - 5:52 pm

Stream Charli XCX Pop 2

It's been just about three years since Charli XCX's last full-fledged LP, the brash and addictive Sucker. But in that time, the pop visionary and…
Ryan Leas | December 15, 2017 - 12:07 am

The Week In Pop

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2017

Here's a sign of the times for you: We're still a couple weeks away from cleaning up bottles on New Year's Day, and year-end list…
Chris DeVille | December 14, 2017 - 3:00 pm

2017 In Review

Like Everything Else, Music Videos Turned Millennial Pink In 2017

Apparently, pop culture can now assign an entire generation their own color. "Millennial Pink" has supposedly been on the rise for the past few years,…
Margaret Farrell | December 14, 2017 - 9:25 am
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