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Prepare To Be Spooked: It’s Christmas Album Time Again

It's late October, which means we're deep into the most terrifying season of the year: that moment when all kinds of musicians unveil their new…
Chris DeVille | October 25, 2018 - 12:40 pm

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The Wilting Of Iggy Azalea

Believe it or not, the equivalent of a full presidential term has passed since Iggy Azalea ruled summer 2014. Back then, it was hard to…
Chris DeVille | August 9, 2018 - 12:53 pm

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Pop Radio’s Love Affair With White Rappers Continues Apace

"Let You Down" begins with plaintive minor-key piano chords and a trembling vocal run through that omnipresent chipmunk effect, the wildly popular pitched-up modulation that…
Chris DeVille | March 8, 2018 - 4:01 pm

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Sundance 2019 Premieres Include Shia LaBeouf & FKA Twigs’ Honey Boy And Documentaries On David Crosby, Leonard Cohen, Miles Davis

A new film by new couple Shia LaBeouf and FKA Twigs is one of the 112 films selected to screen at the 2019 Sundance Film…
Julia Gray | November 28, 2018 - 8:20 pm

Eminem Attacks Machine Gun Kelly On New Song “Killshot”

Back in 2012, the Cleveland rapper Machine Gun Kelly tweeted that Eminem's daughter, then 17, was hot. Eminem held a grudge. Two weeks ago, Eminem…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2018 - 3:19 pm

G-Eazy & Machine Gun Kelly Are Beefing Over Halsey

As it turns out, G-Eazy and Machine Gun Kelly are not the same person. The lookalike pop-rappers are entwined in a feud, firing diss tracks…
Julia Gray | September 2, 2018 - 3:43 pm

DJ Snake, Future, & Rae Sremmurd To Headline Billboard Hot 100 Fest

It’s here: The lineup for the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival was announced Tuesday (4/10). For the festival’s fourth year, DJ Snake, Future, and Rae…
Shante Honeycutt / Billboard | April 10, 2018 - 8:00 am

Machine Gun Kelly To Play Tommy Lee In Netflix’s Mötley Crüe Biopic

Colson Baker, better known as pop-rapper Machine Gun Kelly, has been cast in Netflix's new Mötley Crüe biopic. MGK has been carving out a little…
Peter Helman | January 18, 2018 - 10:43 pm

2017 In Review

The 40 Worst Songs Of 2017

The internet was a lot less fun this year. With Russian propagandists invading Facebook, neo-Nazis overrunning Twitter, child predators exploiting YouTube comments, ransomware attacking our…
Scott Lapatine | December 29, 2017 - 4:20 pm

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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

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Your (Completely Speculative) Guide To Taylor Swift’s (Possibly Imminent) New Album

Taylor Swift has been a little too quiet lately. Some might call that a blessing; this is, after all, a woman who can saturate your…
Chris DeVille | August 3, 2017 - 3:00 pm

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Watching Katy Perry Struggle For Relevance This Year Has Been Painful

Katy Perry opens her new album by singing, "Can I get a witness?" Her promotional tactics for Witness have communicated a similar sentiment, albeit more…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2017 - 3:42 pm

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All Hail Frank Ocean, Pop Musician

Blonde: great album! One of last year's absolute best. Will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Love it. Can't get enough of it. I've never…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 3:57 pm

Machine Gun Kelly’s New Album Is Inspired By Radiohead’s Kid A

Cleveland pop-rapper Machine Gun Kelly is a terrible goober who makes bad music. Up until now, the artistic pinnacle of his career has been the…
Tom Breihan | April 13, 2017 - 10:53 am

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When Bygone Pop Stars Attempt An Indie Reboot

When Michelle Branch announced her comeback album at the outset of this year, the name was familiar, but so was the maneuver. Branch, a 33-year-old…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2017 - 11:31 am
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