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The Week In Pop

Movie Musical Soundtracks Have The Charts Feeling Like La La Land

This is one of my more controversial views, a position so conservative some might call it retrograde, but in light of this past week’s events…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2017 - 2:27 pm

The Week In Pop

The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

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

More Hamilton stories

Mobb Deep – “Boom Goes The Cannon”

Every month, Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda shares a new Hamilton-inspired song as part of what he calls his Hamildrops. In the recent past, that's included…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2018 - 10:13 am

“Weird Al” Yankovic – “The Hamilton Polka”

Every month, Lin-Manuel Miranda is dropping a new piece of Hamilton content in a series that he's calling, yes, Hamildrops. Previously, the Hamildrops series has…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2018 - 12:01 am

The Decemberists & Lin-Manuel Miranda – “Ben Franklin’s Song”

The Decemberists have put to music an unused set of lyrics that Lin-Manuel Miranda originally wrote for Hamilton. As the band explains in a post
James Rettig | December 14, 2017 - 11:22 pm

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Return As Hamilton For Puerto Rico Shows

Broadway's resident rap genius and award-winning playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda will return as Alexander Hamilton for his native Puerto Rico in 2019. The hip-hop musical Hamilton
Marjua Estevez / Billboard | November 8, 2017 - 1:19 pm

Riz Ahmed Features In The Hamilton Mixtape’s “Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)” Video

Lin-Manuel Miranda has unveiled the latest video from The Hamilton Mixtape. It's for K'naan's version of "Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)," which also features…
Chris DeVille | June 28, 2017 - 9:43 am

Hamilton Actresses To Sing At The Super Bowl

Hamilton is coming to the Super Bowl, because of course it is. The New York Times reports that the three actresses who originated the roles…
James Rettig | January 27, 2017 - 1:52 pm

The Week In Pop

The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

2016 In Review

Wayne Coyne Reviews 2016: The Flaming Lips Frontman On Pokémon Go, Lemonade, Ken Bone, Harambe, & More

We've started a little tradition here at Stereogum: each year, I call Wayne Coyne and ask him about a bunch of the big stories from…
Ryan Leas | December 8, 2016 - 9:51 am

Watch The Roots, Busta Rhymes, & Joell Ortiz Do Hamilton’s “My Shot” On The Tonight Show

Last week, Lin-Manuel Miranda released The Hamilton Mixtape, on which famous rap and pop stars took on the songs from Miranda's hit Broadway musical Hamilton
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2016 - 9:13 am

Chance The Rapper & Francis And The Lights – “Dear Theodosia (Reprise)”

Today, Lin-Manuel Miranda releases The Hamilton Mixtape, a compilation that features rappers and pop stars doing their own versions of the songs from the enormously…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2016 - 10:26 am

Watch Dave Grohl In Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton Drunk History

It was a Lin-Manuel Miranda/Hamilton takeover on the latest episode of Comedy Central's Drunk History. The actor/playwright got hammered and recounted the life and times…
Collin Robinson | November 30, 2016 - 11:21 am

Watch Stephen Colbert’s Rap Musical About Hamilton & Mike Pence

Jokes will no longer be allowed in 2017, so we gotta make 'em while we can! Stephen Colbert created a brand new Hamilton-inspired hip-hop musical…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 22, 2016 - 11:34 am

Hamilton Actor Addresses Criticism Of Message To Mike Pence On CBS This Morning

In this past weekend's biggest, dumbest news story, Donald J. Trump, our president-elect, spent a couple of days freaking out on Twitter over what happened…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2016 - 10:29 am
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