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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

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: 23 Artists Who Should Make Their SNL Debut This Season

Saturday Night Live's 41st season premieres this Saturday with Miley Cyrus holding down joint duties as host and musical guest. (Joint, get it? Because Miley…
Chris DeVille | October 1, 2015 - 2:37 pm

More Kimbra stories

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

Kimbra – “Top Of The World” Video

Kimbra is releasing a new album, Primal Heart, early next year. We've already heard "Everybody Knows" from it, and today the New Zealand pop artist…
James Rettig | November 10, 2017 - 11:10 am

Kimbra Announces New Album Primal Heart

New Zealand pop artist Kimbra is releasing a new album called Primal Heart -- the follow-up to 2014's The Golden Echo -- early next year,…
James Rettig | September 29, 2017 - 10:57 am

Premiere

Alexander F – “Call Me Pretty” (Feat. Kimbra) Video + Stream His Self-Titled Debut

Rubblebucket's Alex Toth is releasing a self-titled LP under his Alexander F moniker at the end of this week. The album was conceived during an…
Pranav Trewn | February 8, 2017 - 9:52 am

Kimbra – “Sweet Relief”

New Zealand pop artist Kimbra has shared her first new song since the release of her sophomore album The Golden Echo in 2013. It's a…
James Rettig | September 30, 2016 - 10:26 am

Watch David Byrne, The Roots, & Kimbra Cover David Bowie At Rock Hall Ceremony

The 2016 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony is going down at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn tonight, and the whole thing kicked…
Peter Helman | April 8, 2016 - 9:43 pm

Kimbra – “Making Friends” (Mew Cover)

Last year, Danish prog stars Mew came back with an album called +-. And now, they've found an ally in the jittery New Zealand pop…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2016 - 11:04 am

Watch Empress Of Perform With Dev Hynes & Kimbra

Lorely Rodriguez, the Brooklyn-based artist who records as Empress Of, wrote, performed, produced, and engineered every track on her excellent new album Me on her…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2015 - 1:27 pm

Lorde, Flight Of The Conchords, Kimbra, Peter Jackson & More Writing New Zealand Rugby World Cup Fight Song For Charity

All Blacks is the name of New Zealand's national rugby team, and to honor the team, all of New Zealand's most famous musical exports banded…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 10, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Kimbra – “Goldmine” Video

Last summer, New Zealand's foremost pop experimentalist Kimbra put out a wonderful, stubbornly eclectic sophomore album called The Golden Echo. It did not fare well.
Caitlin White | July 15, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Artist Portraits From Coachella 2015

Tom trekked out to Indio, California last weekend to document the first round of Coachella 2015. If you haven't read his coverage, check out his…
Stereogum | April 13, 2015 - 11:51 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: On Not Hating Taylor Swift’s Much-Hated Anti-Hater Anthem

"Shake It Off" is hater-proof, which is a good thing because damn do people ever hate it. Not everyone, of course: The lead single from…
Chris DeVille | August 21, 2014 - 5:02 pm

Janelle Monáe – “Electric Lady” Video

Janelle Monáe's blast of an album, The Electric Lady, came out almost a year ago. So it's a bit of a surprise to be getting…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2014 - 11:22 am
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