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28 Essential Reggaeton Songs From The Early 2000s To Now

I was born in San Francisco, CA to two Chicano musicians who connected over their complete obsession with playing and studying music. Once we were…
Cecilia Cassandra Peña-Govea | November 14, 2018 - 11:00 am

The Week In Pop

There’s Never Been A Pop Song Quite Like Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next”

It all happened so fast -- and it keeps happening faster.
Chris DeVille | November 8, 2018 - 2:41 pm

The Week In Pop

It’s A Good Time To Be Bad Bunny

The name Ocasio derives from the Spanish "ocasión," which means what you think it means: an occasion, a time. According to Ancestry.com, most people named…
Chris DeVille | November 1, 2018 - 2:23 pm

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The Week In Pop

There’s Never Been A Pop Song Quite Like Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next”

It all happened so fast -- and it keeps happening faster.
Chris DeVille | November 8, 2018 - 2:41 pm

The Week In Pop

The A Star Is Born Soundtrack Could Stand To Go Off The Deep End More Often

If you remember any scene from the trailer for Bradley Cooper's new A Star Is Born remake, it is almost certainly the one in which…
Chris DeVille | October 4, 2018 - 1:42 pm

YouTube Hack Replaces “Despacito” And Other Hit Videos With Image Of Masked Gunmen

The most-viewed YouTube video of all time, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito," fell victim to hackers today. YouTube pulled the video down after discovering…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 10, 2018 - 9:50 am

Dozens Of Musicians Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of Martin Luther King’s Death In “The Dream Still Lives” Video

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination. To honor his memory and his work, which is still as relevant as…
Peter Helman | April 4, 2018 - 9:06 pm

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Grammys 2018: Performances From Worst To Best

Before this year's Grammys, news broke that Lorde would not be performing at the ceremony, since the producers wouldn't let her sing one of her…
Tom Breihan | January 29, 2018 - 12:04 pm

The Week In Pop

Welcome To Superstardom, Camila Cabello

Camila Cabello stuck the landing so emphatically that it's easy to forget she leapt in the first place. This time last year the 20-year-old Cuban-Mexican…
Chris DeVille | January 11, 2018 - 12:03 pm

The Week In Pop

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2017

Here's a sign of the times for you: We're still a couple weeks away from cleaning up bottles on New Year's Day, and year-end list…
Chris DeVille | December 14, 2017 - 3:00 pm

2017 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you've been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don't agree on shit. We argue constantly,…
Stereogum | December 11, 2017 - 11:49 am

The Week In Pop

Superstar K-Pop Boy Band BTS Launch Their American Invasion

The best way to judge a boy band's potency is the intensity of the screaming throng that accompanies its every move. That was true in…
Chris DeVille | November 30, 2017 - 2:07 pm

The Week In Pop

Don’t Underestimate Pink — Or The Power Of Album/Ticket Bundles

Pink is having the last laugh. This past summer, when MTV awarded its Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award to the singer born Alecia Beth Moore,…
Chris DeVille | October 26, 2017 - 4:43 pm

Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Me Do” Hits #1, Blocking “Despacito” From Major Chart Record

Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do" jumped from #77 to #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 this week, toppling Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 5, 2017 - 11:49 am

Taylor Swift’s “Look At What You Made Me Do” Headed For #1, Preventing “Despacito” From Setting Chart Record

Just yesterday we got official confirmation that "Despacito," the summer smash by Puerto Rican stars Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee partially buoyed by a Justin-Bieber-infused…
Chris DeVille | August 29, 2017 - 11:38 am

“Despacito” Ties “One Sweet Day” For Longest At #1

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito," featuring Justin Bieber, matches perhaps the most vaunted record for a song in the 59-year history of the Billboard…
Gary Trust / Billboard | August 28, 2017 - 7:37 pm
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