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The Week In Pop

The Forecast Is Improving For Niall Horan

Boy bands break up because the boys in them grow up. Other reasons surely factor in sometimes, like conflict and exhaustion and breakout stars going…
Chris DeVille | March 9, 2020 - 4:12 pm

The Week In Pop

Doja Cat Is Good At Making Pop Music And Even Better At Going Viral

"Let's break the internet," Doja Cat sings on the first song from her recent album Hot Pink. It's a cyber sex reference (the song is…
Chris DeVille | March 2, 2020 - 3:47 pm

2019 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2019

The year is almost over, and the lists are abundant. This one is called The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2019, which is a double…
Chris DeVille | December 12, 2019 - 12:23 pm

More Katy Perry stories

Katy Perry Wins Reversal In “Dark Horse” Copyright Case

Last summer, a jury decided Katy Perry and Juicy J's trap-pop smash "Dark Horse," a #1 hit in 2013, ripped off a Christian rap song…
Chris DeVille | March 17, 2020 - 10:28 pm

Katy Perry – “Never Worn White”

So Katy Perry is pregnant. She's got a little baby Legolas in there. That's the point of Perry's video for her new song "Never Worn…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2020 - 9:17 am

Judge Rules Kesha’s Claim That Dr. Luke Raped Katy Perry Was Defamatory

The legal battle between Kesha Rose Sebert and Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald has been going on for five years and shows no signs of slowing…
James Rettig | February 6, 2020 - 10:12 pm

2019 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2019

Within the macro tradition that is year-end list season, we at Stereogum have carved out our own micro tradition: Every December, instead of publishing a…
Stereogum | December 10, 2019 - 11:00 am

The Week In Pop

If Only Camila Cabello’s Romance Were As Transfixing As The Love That Inspired It

It's one of the most exhilarating, terrifying human experiences: a friendship suddenly accelerating into an all-consuming passion. Maybe you've secretly fantasized about it, or maybe…
Chris DeVille | December 5, 2019 - 12:55 pm

The Week In Pop

On Songs For You, Tinashe Takes Matters Into Her Own Hands

There was a time when Tinashe's momentum felt unstoppable. "2 On," the R&B singer and dancer's 2014 breakthrough single, was one of those hits so…
Chris DeVille | November 21, 2019 - 3:45 pm

The Week In Pop

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

2010s In Review

The One-Hit Wonders Of The 2010s

What constitutes a one-hit wonder? It seems like it should be cut and dry, but the designation can be pretty arbitrary, with gut feelings often…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2019 - 11:00 am

2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

Prince Memoir Reveals He Hated Ed Sheeran And Katy Perry’s Music

Before his death in 2016, Prince had started work on a memoir with co-writer and Paris Review editor Dan Piepenbring. And after Prince died, Piepenbring…
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2019 - 12:59 pm

The Week In Pop

SuperM, Summer Walker, And The Eternal Struggle To Measure Music’s Popularity

SuperM are objectively a big deal. The seven-man ensemble brings together members of several prominent K-pop groups: EXO's Baekhyun and Kai, NCT 127's Taeyong and…
Chris DeVille | October 17, 2019 - 2:50 pm

Katy Perry – “Harleys In Hawaii” Video

This year's Katy Perry offerings "Never Really Over," "Small Talk," and the Zedd collab "365" were all fairly appealing. Maybe they seemed a bit underwhelming…
Chris DeVille | October 16, 2019 - 11:23 am
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