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Jhené Aiko Is Still Quietly Staking Her Claim As Her Generation’s Defining R&B Singer

Jhené Aiko is a living legend. You wouldn't necessarily know it because Aiko has always been a moody and understated presence -- someone who lays…
Chris DeVille | July 27, 2020 - 5:19 pm

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John Legend Made A More Interesting Album Than He Had To

The cognitive dissonance is strong. "The Edge" is a 1967 instrumental by David McCallum, the Scottish actor who once starred in the '60s spy show…
Chris DeVille | June 22, 2020 - 4:10 pm

We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Perfume Genius

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Ryan Leas | May 13, 2020 - 9:49 am

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The Week In Pop

John Legend Made A More Interesting Album Than He Had To

The cognitive dissonance is strong. "The Edge" is a 1967 instrumental by David McCallum, the Scottish actor who once starred in the '60s spy show…
Chris DeVille | June 22, 2020 - 4:10 pm

John Legend Explains What Exactly Is Meant By “Defund The Police”

As protests continue throughout the country, there has been a growing call to defund the police. It's not a new idea. There's a lot of
James Rettig | June 8, 2020 - 12:35 pm

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The Benevolent Celebrity Livestream Parade Is So Bleak

Livestreams suck. Livestreams have always sucked. There are exceptions -- when your favorite artist logs on, when something incredibly charming and unexpected happens -- but…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Together At Home Highlights: Watch Billie Eilish, Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, & More

Yesterday was the One World: Together At Home concert, which was organized by Global Citizen and Lady Gaga as a fundraiser to support the World…
James Rettig | April 19, 2020 - 10:19 am

Star-Studded Lineup Set For One World: Together At Home Charity Special

As the coronavirus pandemic goes on, there have already been plenty of charitable causes, whether specific to a paralyzed music industry, or part of the…
Ryan Leas | April 6, 2020 - 12:56 pm

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Stuck At Home? Dua Lipa Will Bring The Dance Club To Your Living Room.

Future Nostalgia was meant for the club. This much is clear. Even before she released lead single "Don't Start Now" last fall, Dua Lipa was…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2020 - 2:20 pm

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J Balvin And Bad Bunny, Urbano’s Lovable Superstar Freaks

Let me explain what's happening in that blessed image up top. The men dressed up like life-size cartoon characters are J Balvin and Bad Bunny,…
Chris DeVille | March 23, 2020 - 4:18 pm

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Grammys 2020: Performances Ranked Worst To Best

What a sad, fraught, fucked-up night of television. The week before this year's Grammy Awards, the show had already become a vast neon-lit symbol of…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2020 - 12:05 pm

Grammys 2020: Nipsey Hussle Gets An All-Star Tribute

The late Nipsey Hussle was nominated for three Grammys this year and posthumously became a first-time winner today. The Recording Academy honored him further by…
Chris DeVille | January 26, 2020 - 10:38 pm

Grammys Announce Nipsey Hussle Tribute

The Grammys are almost upon us. "Music's biggest night" is happening this Sunday, and the Recording Academy are firming up their roster of performers (while…
James Rettig | January 21, 2020 - 10:14 am

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Luke Combs, King Of The Country Music Average Joes

The thing Luke Combs wants you to know about him is that he's extremely normal, regular, average. Combs, one of the biggest things going in…
Chris DeVille | November 14, 2019 - 2:23 pm

Here’s John Legend & Kelly Clarkson’s Woke “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” Remake

The holiday standard "Baby, It's Cold Outside" has come under fire in recent years. A common complaint against the tune is that its lyrics --…
Chris DeVille | November 8, 2019 - 12:27 pm

Dean Martin’s Daughter Slams John Legend’s “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” Remake

It's the first full week of November -- Halloween is over, and though Thanksgiving has yet to arrive, you're going to start hearing Christmas songs…
Ryan Leas | November 4, 2019 - 9:43 pm
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