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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Along with the new album that nobody liked, DJ Khaled released an insane seven music videos this past week. All of them are showy and…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2019 - 11:53 am

The Week In Pop

Jonas Brothers Are Pulling Off One Of The More Impressive Pop Comebacks In Recent Memory

Sometimes you enter into a pop cultural universe late and have to work backwards to fill in the gaps. Maybe you've decided to binge several…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2019 - 4:32 pm

The Week In Pop

Behold The 1975 In 2019

Who are all these people? This was my first time seeing the 1975, and I was shocked at the sea of humanity in front of…
Chris DeVille | May 16, 2019 - 4:22 pm

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The Week In Pop

Jonas Brothers Are Pulling Off One Of The More Impressive Pop Comebacks In Recent Memory

Sometimes you enter into a pop cultural universe late and have to work backwards to fill in the gaps. Maybe you've decided to binge several…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2019 - 4:32 pm

Lil Nas X Launches Wrangler Capsule Collection

Lil Nas X is gonna ride the "Old Town Road" wave 'til he can't no more. "My life is a movie/ Bull ridin' and boobies/…
Peter Helman | May 21, 2019 - 3:14 pm

Lil Nas X – “Old Town Road” Video

Lil Nas X's improbable, inexorable rise to the top of the charts and country-rap stardom continues to be one of the feel-good stories of the…
Peter Helman | May 17, 2019 - 12:19 pm

“Old Town Road” Is #1 For The 6th Week, “ME!” Drops To #3

Lil Nas X extends his reign atop the Billboard Hot 100 to a sixth week with "Old Town Road," featuring Billy Ray Cyrus. …
Gary Trust / Billboard | May 13, 2019 - 1:24 pm

The Week In Pop

Ciara Is Living Her Best Life But Not Making Her Best Music

With all due respect to her formative influences and one-time contemporaries Destiny's Child, Ciara is a survivor.
Chris DeVille | May 9, 2019 - 4:01 pm

Watch Lil Nas X Play “Country Or Nah” With Desus & Mero

Before he made the unstoppable monster single "Old Town Road," Lil Nas X was a visible Twitter guy, a vocal and engaging member of Nicki…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2019 - 9:37 am

Even Taylor Swift Can’t Knock “Old Town Road” From #1

This wasn't supposed to happen. Taylor Swift's new single "ME!," which she debuted to great ballyhoo late last month, was supposed to go straight to…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2019 - 2:03 pm

Watch Lil Nas X & John Mayer Do An Acoustic “Old Town Road”

At some point, Lil Nas X will have to come up with a song that is not "Old Town Road." For now, though, the 20-year-old…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2019 - 10:02 am

The Week In Pop

The Time Has Come To Discuss Yungblud

The name "youngblood" has a rich history in pop music. First there were the Youngbloods, the critically acclaimed folk-rockers best known for their 1967 hit…
Chris DeVille | May 2, 2019 - 4:18 pm

Watch Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus Perform With Diplo At Stagecoach

Ah, yes. The story of "Old Town Road." I know it well— A classic underdog tale I hope to tell my children some day. It…
Julia Gray | April 29, 2019 - 8:12 am

Lil Nas X To Make Guest Appearance At Stagecoach With Billy Ray Cyrus

Stagecoach has become the latest stop along the ever-expanding trail that is "Old Town Road," with horse-riding rapper Lil Nas X planning his first-ever public…
Dave Brooks / Billboard | April 25, 2019 - 7:25 pm

The Week In Pop

Pink’s Party Is Still Going Strong, It’s Just Taken A Maudlin Turn

Pink has never fit in -- so much so that not fitting in has become part of her personal brand. Despite spending two decades operating…
Chris DeVille | April 25, 2019 - 3:27 pm

Jimmy Fallon Raps “Old Town Road” As Bernie Sanders

The saga of Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road" is one of the best, weirdest pop-music stories we've heard in years. A Dutch teenager builds…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2019 - 8:56 am
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