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The Week In Pop

On Lady Wood, Tove Lo’s Warm-Blooded Pop Runs Ice Cold

Tove Lo and subtlety are not natural bedfellows. Two years ago, the Swedish pop singer and songwriter extraordinaire gave us Queen Of The Clouds, one…
Chris DeVille | October 27, 2016 - 12:36 pm

Interview

Q&A: David Crosby Talks Twitter, Streaming, Kanye, And His New Album Lighthouse

David Crosby is a legend, but you already knew that. Between the Byrds and Crosby, Stills, & Nash (& sometimes Young), he's been in some…
Ryan Leas | October 12, 2016 - 2:05 pm

The Week In Pop

Taylor Swift, Song Doctor?

Of all the headlines to emerge from Taylor Swift's much-publicized split from Calvin Harris -- and the headlines, like demons possessing pigs, have been legion…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2016 - 2:26 pm

More Lin-Manuel Miranda stories

Mobb Deep – “Boom Goes The Cannon”

Every month, Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda shares a new Hamilton-inspired song as part of what he calls his Hamildrops. In the recent past, that's included…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2018 - 10:13 am

Flatbush Zombies Share “Vacation” (Feat. Joey Bada$$) And Short Film With Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ice T, & John Leguizamo

Flatbush Zombies' new album, Vacation In Hell, comes out tomorrow, and today they're are sharing a short film accompaniment to it called VACATION (The-Movie) that…
James Rettig | April 5, 2018 - 3:39 pm

March For Our Lives: Ariana Grande Sings In DC, Paul McCartney Remembers John Lennon In NYC

Thousands of gun violence protesters took to the streets of Washington, D.C. today for the March For Our Lives' Rally. The brave survivors of last…
Julia Gray | March 24, 2018 - 3:11 pm

“Weird Al” Yankovic – “The Hamilton Polka”

Every month, Lin-Manuel Miranda is dropping a new piece of Hamilton content in a series that he's calling, yes, Hamildrops. Previously, the Hamildrops series has…
Peter Helman | March 2, 2018 - 12:01 am

The Decemberists & Lin-Manuel Miranda – “Ben Franklin’s Song”

The Decemberists have put to music an unused set of lyrics that Lin-Manuel Miranda originally wrote for Hamilton. As the band explains in a post
James Rettig | December 14, 2017 - 11:22 pm

Watch The Cast Of SNL Impersonate Cardi B, Offset, Eminem & More To Audition For The Lion King

Earlier this month, Disney revealed the cast for their upcoming "pseudo-live-action remake" of The Lion King, with Beyoncé as the voice of Nala, Donald Glover…
Rob Arcand / Spin | November 12, 2017 - 12:21 pm

Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Return As Hamilton For Puerto Rico Shows

Broadway's resident rap genius and award-winning playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda will return as Alexander Hamilton for his native Puerto Rico in 2019. The hip-hop musical Hamilton
Marjua Estevez / Billboard | November 8, 2017 - 1:19 pm

Watch Chance The Rapper & Lin-Manuel Miranda Perform “Dear Theodosia” Together

Last night, Barack Obama's Obama Foundation Summit, a big leadership event in Chicago, held its big closing ceremony. The event featured performances from the National,…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2017 - 9:47 am

Stream “Almost Like Praying,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s All-Star Benefit Single For Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda has rounded up an all-star posse of musicians and celebrities including Jennifer Lopez, Gloria Estefan, Camila Cabello, Fat Joe, Luis Fonsi, Marc Anthony,…
Peter Helman | October 6, 2017 - 12:00 am

U2, Justin Timberlake, Ringo Starr, DJ Khaled, & Kelly Clarkson Appear On TV Special To “Rethink The Future Of American High Schools”

Basically every celebrity in the universe came together last night for EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live, a confusingly titled telecast from XQ Institute and…
Peter Helman | September 9, 2017 - 11:43 am

Riz Ahmed Features In The Hamilton Mixtape’s “Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)” Video

Lin-Manuel Miranda has unveiled the latest video from The Hamilton Mixtape. It's for K'naan's version of "Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)," which also features…
Chris DeVille | June 28, 2017 - 9:43 am

Jay Z Is Helping To Turn A Lin-Manuel Miranda Musical Into A Movie

Back before Hamilton turned him into a household name, Lin-Manuel Miranda was already a Broadway sensation. His 2008 musical In The Heights, about a group…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2017 - 10:42 am

Oscars 2017: La La Land Wins Best Song, Depriving Lin-Manuel Miranda Of EGOT

Lin-Manuel Miranda has three Tony awards for In The Heights and Hamilton, one Best Musical Theater Album Grammy for each, and an Emmy for composing…
Peter Helman | February 26, 2017 - 11:30 pm

Justin Timberlake, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, & John Legend Will Perform At The Oscars

Everyone's focused on the Grammys this coming weekend, but the Oscars are two weekends after that, and the awards ceremony has just announced that Oscar
James Rettig | February 10, 2017 - 3:50 pm

Iggy Pop, Danger Mouse, Pharrell, Justin Timberlake Nominated For Golden Globes

This morning, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association unveiled the nominees for next year's Golden Globe awards. And alongside the expected glut of nominations for things…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2016 - 9:15 am
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