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In Conversation: Paramore’s Hayley Williams & Soccer Mommy’s Sophie Allison

Sophie Allison was eight years old when Paramore released their debut single "Pressure." Fronted by Hayley Williams, Paramore was one of the only mainstream pop-punk…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 28, 2018 - 2:01 pm

The Week In Pop

Poder A La “Gente”: The Latin Pop Resurgence Is On

"Mi Gente" is the perfect name for it, really.
Chris DeVille | October 12, 2017 - 4:00 pm

The Week In Pop

Your (Completely Speculative) Guide To Taylor Swift’s (Possibly Imminent) New Album

Taylor Swift has been a little too quiet lately. Some might call that a blessing; this is, after all, a woman who can saturate your…
Chris DeVille | August 3, 2017 - 3:00 pm

More Hayley Williams stories

Stream Tegan And Sara’s The Con X: Covers Album Featuring Grimes, Hayley Williams, & More

Tegan And Sara's The Con turned 10 years old over the summer, and the duo is about to embark on a tour in honor of…
James Rettig | October 20, 2017 - 12:03 am

Watch Paramore’s Hayley Williams Cover Jawbreaker

Paramore's Riot Fest set time clashed with the weekend's big Jawbreaker reunion, and Hayley Williams was sad about that. "the fact that our set time…
James Rettig | September 19, 2017 - 12:13 pm

The Week In Pop

We Regret To Inform You That Imagine Dragons Are Still Popular

Not so long ago it was practically impossible to be an American media consumer without hearing "Radioactive." At a time when earnest shout-along rock music…
Chris DeVille | July 6, 2017 - 1:23 pm

Paramore’s Hayley Williams & New Found Glory’s Chad Gilbert Announce Separation

Paramore's Hayley Williams and New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert started dating in 2008, and last year, they got married. Today, they've shared a statement…
Peter Helman | July 1, 2017 - 1:52 pm

Watch Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry Join Paramore On “Misery Business” In Edinburgh

The mutual admiration society between Paramore's Hayley Williams and Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry is one of those stories that never gets old. Over the years, Williams…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2017 - 9:50 am

Watch Paramore Cover Drake’s “Passionfruit”

Drake's exceptional "Passionfruit" is apparently a new modern standard. The More Life highlight has already been covered by John Mayer, Mura Masa, and Yaeji, and…
Chris DeVille | June 19, 2017 - 10:26 am

Watch Paramore Cover Fleetwood Mac, Debut After Laughter Songs At Dublin Tour Opener

Paramore kicked off their tour behind After Laughter, one of the year's best albums so far, last night at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin. Although…
Chris DeVille | June 16, 2017 - 10:34 am

Paramore’s Hayley Williams Shares Notes On After Laughter

We just named Paramore's poppy new LP After Laughter one of the best albums of the year so far, and now the band's Hayley Williams…
Peter Helman | June 7, 2017 - 8:02 pm

Watch Paramore Play “Hard Times” & “Ain’t It Fun” On Kimmel

Paramore's promotional rounds in support of After Laughter brought them to Jimmy Kimmel Live!'s outdoor stage last night, replete with the colored jumpsuits from their…
Chris DeVille | May 18, 2017 - 9:27 am

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Paramore Songs

When the mainstream popularity of pop-punk and emo crested in the mid-'00s, Paramore emerged as one of the movement's leading lights. Fronted by Hayley Williams…
Annie Zaleski | May 17, 2017 - 11:12 am

Hayley From Paramore Is A Little Mad Nobody Got Her Jeopardy! Clue

Hayley Williams is kind of a big deal. In case you didn't notice, the Paramore singer leads one of the most popular rock bands in…
Gil Kaufman / Billboard | April 14, 2017 - 9:16 am

Read Bleached’s Can You Deal? Zine Feat. Liz Phair, Hayley Williams, Tegan Quin, & More

Bleached's recent Can You Deal? EP was released alongside a zine of the same name that features essays, art, and poetry from a stacked list…
James Rettig | April 10, 2017 - 2:57 pm