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The Week In Pop: What Is Ed Sheeran Thinking?

In recent years, pop music's landscape has been transforming more rapidly than ever. But even as genre boundaries collapse and notions of good taste invert
Chris DeVille | April 10, 2014 - 4:44 pm

More Elle Varner stories

Statik Selektah – “All You Need” (Feat. Action Bronson, Ab-Soul & Elle Varner)

The New York DJ and producer Statik Selektah has been working for years to revive the sound of mid-'90s boom-bap, so it's fun to hear…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2015 - 2:08 pm

Joey Bada$$ – “Run Up On Ya” (Feat. Action Bronson & Elle Varner)

If Malia Obama really is a Joey Bada$$ fan, America is going to have to face the sobering truth that, somewhere in the White House,…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Elle Varner – “Don’t Wanna Dance” (Feat. A$AP Ferg) Video

Earlier this summer, the old-school R&B siren Elle Varner released the A$AP Ferg-assisted "Don't Wanna Dance," a lovely party song about not wanting to be…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2014 - 9:37 am

Elle Varner – “Don’t Wanna Dance” (Feat. A$AP Ferg) (Stereogum Premiere)

With her 2012 debut album Perfectly Imperfect, Elle Varner proved you can still make compelling R&B in a traditionalist mold. She's been leaking promising material…
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2014 - 12:13 pm