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The Week In Pop

You Gotta Respect Fall Out Boy’s Commitment To Being A Little Much

Fall Out Boy have always been a lot. God gave singer-guitarist Patrick Stump indestructible musclebound vocal cords that cannot be contained, and he fully indulges…
Chris DeVille | February 1, 2018 - 3:56 pm

2016 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

Pop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it's pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2016 - 3:20 pm

The Week In Pop

Who’s Shawn Mendes? You’re About To Find Out, Whether You Like It Or Not

Imagine you are a precocious teenage dreamboat from Toronto who got famous covering Justin Bieber and other pop stars on Vine -- so famous that…
Chris DeVille | September 22, 2016 - 1:25 pm

More Dolly Parton stories

Kenny Rogers Announces Farewell Show Featuring Dolly Parton, Flaming Lips, Alison Krauss, & More

Kenny Rogers will perform with Dolly Parton one last time at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on 10/25. The farewell concert features Rogers and Parton, who…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 18, 2017 - 12:35 pm

Whitney – “Gonna Hurry (As Slow As I Can)” (Dolly Parton Cover) & “You’ve Got A Woman” (Lion Cover)

Mellow Chicago indie rockers Whitney made a whole lot of people happy with their 2016 debut album Light On The Lake, and they're now following…
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2017 - 9:40 am

Dolly Parton – “The Story” (Brandi Carlile Cover)

A whole lot of big names are contributing music to a new tribute album that celebrates the singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile. On the compilation Cover Stories,…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2017 - 9:51 am


Joyce Manor – “Into Your Arms” (Lemonheads Cover) & Tacocat – “Why’d You Come In Here Lookin Like That” (Dolly Parton Cover)

Amazon Music will release a pair of playlists entitled Love Me and Love Me Not in time for Valentine's Day, which will include 70 original…
Pranav Trewn | February 1, 2017 - 11:28 am

Watch Dolly Parton Sing “Outside Your Door,” Deploy Weapons-Grade Charm On Kimmel

Dolly Parton is a songwriting genius and maybe also the single most likable person that the American celebrity-industrial complex has ever produced. Last night, she…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2016 - 11:20 am

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Dolly Parton Songs

There aren’t many artists who have slayed a crowd 100 thousand strong at Glastonbury. Fewer, still, have turned around and delighted an audience a fraction…
Dacey Orr | August 30, 2016 - 10:12 am

The Week In Pop

Fifth Harmony Are Through With Child’s Play

In the early weeks of 2015, the five-woman pop group Fifth Harmony released Reflection, their extremely promising debut LP. I was smitten, calling it the
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2016 - 11:39 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Jordin Sparks Makes The Leap

Historically, American Idol has had trouble producing American idols. The pioneering series was a ratings juggernaut and cultural phenomenon, but you can finish rattling off…
Chris DeVille | August 13, 2015 - 4:36 pm

NBC Is Making Two Or More Dolly Parton Movies

Dolly Parton has signed a development deal with NBC for a series of stand-alone television movies based on her "songs, stories, and inspiring life," according…
James Rettig | January 16, 2015 - 2:43 pm

Dolly Parton Won Glastonbury With This “Yakety Sax” Cover

To be clear: Dolly Parton won Glastonbury simply by showing up. The 68-year-old country music legend is not the type to show up at every…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2014 - 8:39 am

Watch Glastonbury 2014 Performances From Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Jack White, Disclosure, Haim, & More

Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of…
Scott Lapatine | June 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Preview John C. Reilly’s Third Man Singles (Feat. Tom Brosseau & Becky Stark)

Chest Rockwell is releasing a couple of singles on Third Man. Considering that Third Man label boss had a quick cameo as Elvis in Walk
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 9:05 am