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Ella Mai & Jorja Smith, New Queens Of UK R&B

"Boo'd Up" is blowing up. Ella Mai's sumptuous '90s R&B throwback, first released way back in February 2017 as the opening track of her Ready
Chris DeVille | June 7, 2018 - 2:05 pm

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America’s Pop Mainstream Is Finally Making Room For Languages Other Than English

Quick: Who's the biggest pop star in the world? Taylor Swift? Drake? Beyoncé? Justin Bieber? Rihanna? Ed Sheeran? These are all viable candidates, but if…
Chris DeVille | May 31, 2018 - 5:07 pm

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I Regret To Inform You That My Nemesis Charlie Puth Is Getting His Shit Together

Charlie Puth is ridiculous, but more importantly, he is meticulous. His music is toothless, but his commitment to that music and its spoils is ruthless.
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2018 - 2:46 pm

More Charli XCX stories

Watch Alicia Silverstone Remake The Clueless-Inspired “Fancy” Video For Lip Sync Battle

Actress Alicia Silverstone played Cher Horowitz in Amy Heckerling's teen comedy Clueless, which premiered in 1995. It's one of the greatest teen movies of all…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 11, 2018 - 3:12 pm

Tove Lo – “Bitches” (Feat. Charli XCX, ALMA, Icona Pop, & Elliphant) Video

Now here's a pop posse cut I can get behind: "Bitches" is Tove Lo's new single, and it features Charli XCX, ALMA, Icona Pop, and…
James Rettig | June 7, 2018 - 9:50 am

Rita Ora – “Girls” (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, & Charli XCX) Video

Now, after every single featured guest has either publicly apologized for or defended "Girls" in some way or form, the Rita Ora pop posse cut…
James Rettig | June 6, 2018 - 11:19 am

Charli XCX – “5 In The Morning”

Charli XCX hasn't put out any new music -- minus a misguided guest spot on "Girls" -- since she dropped Pop 2 back in December,…
James Rettig | May 31, 2018 - 8:32 am

Charli XCX Addresses “Girls” Criticism

Rita Ora faced a lot of criticism after releasing "Girls," a pop posse cut that finds Ora, Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha singing…
Peter Helman | May 26, 2018 - 3:24 pm

Bebe Rexha Responds To “Girls” Backlash: “I Felt Disrespected”

Bebe Rexha has weighed in on the "Girls" backlash. When Rita Ora announced her new single would feature Cardi B, Charli XCX, and…
Lars Brandle / Billboard | May 17, 2018 - 11:40 pm

Rita Ora Apologizes For “Girls”

Last week, Rita Ora released the pop posse cut "Girls," which featured Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha singing about how sometimes they want…
James Rettig | May 14, 2018 - 1:47 pm

Rita Ora – “Girls” (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, & Charli XCX)

Rita Ora, Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX have joined forces for the new song "Girls." Sadly, despite the presence of Charli XCX (and the…
Peter Helman | May 10, 2018 - 8:26 pm

Watch Charli XCX Debut “Five In The Morning” And Sing With Taylor Swift & Camila Cabello At Reputation Tour Opener

Last night was the first night of Taylor Swift's Reputation tour, which promises to be one of the summer's big pop spectacles. Swift played at…
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2018 - 9:34 am

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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

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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
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