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Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2019

Within the macro tradition that is year-end list season, we at Stereogum have carved out our own micro tradition: Every December, instead of publishing a…
Stereogum | December 10, 2019 - 11:00 am

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2019

For many of us, 2019 has been a year of flux -- politically, culturally, professionally, personally. It’s hard to envision what the future might bring…
Stereogum | December 3, 2019 - 10:00 am

Best New Bands

The 40 Best New Bands Of 2019

Every autumn here at Stereogum, we look long and hard at the last 12 months and pinpoint which new artists make us excited about the…
Stereogum | October 16, 2019 - 11:30 am

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Watch Nilüfer Yanya Cover Frank Ocean’s “Super Rich Kids”

Nilüfer Yanya released her debut full-length, Miss Universe, back in March, and it's certainly one of the best and most promising albums of 2019. The…
James Rettig | December 12, 2019 - 6:33 pm

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The 50 Best Albums Of 2019

For many of us, 2019 has been a year of flux -- politically, culturally, professionally, personally. It’s hard to envision what the future might bring…
Stereogum | December 3, 2019 - 10:00 am

Nilüfer Yanya – “H34T RISES” Video

Miss Universe, the debut album from Nilüfer Yanya, is so good that we named it Album Of The Week when it dropped and then put…
Chris DeVille | October 8, 2019 - 8:34 am

Watch Nilüfer Yanya Make Her TV Debut On Colbert

Back in March, Nilüfer Yanya put out her stunning debut album, Miss Universe, which we ranked among the best albums of the year so far.
Julia Gray | July 24, 2019 - 10:24 am

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Nilüfer Yanya Miss Universe

Nilüfer Yanya writes about the in-between: the slippery space between waking and dreaming, the difference between what you think you should be feeling and what…
James Rettig | March 19, 2019 - 11:38 am

Stream Nilüfer Yanya’s Debut Album Miss Universe

We've already heard a few tracks from Nilüfer Yanya's debut LP, Miss Universe, including its closer, "Heavyweight Champion Of The Year," "In Your Head," and "Tears." Today, we get…
Keely Quinlan | March 14, 2019 - 1:12 pm

Nilüfer Yanya – “Tears”

London musician Nilüfer Yanya is just about a month away from releasing her debut full-length Miss Universe. She's been pumping out one pop gem after…
Connor Duffey | February 20, 2019 - 10:54 am

Nilüfer Yanya – “In Your Head” Video

Over the last few years, Nilüfer Yanya has built up an impressive but disparate collection of songs, including "Baby Luv," "Thanks 4 Nothing," and "Heavyweight
James Rettig | January 22, 2019 - 12:31 pm

Nilüfer Yanya – “Heavyweight Champion Of The Year” Video

Nilüfer Yanya has been releasing spindly guitar songs with sharp pop structures for a few years now. The London songwriter's most recent crop of singles,…
James Rettig | November 7, 2018 - 11:28 am

Nilüfer Yanya – “Thanks 4 Nothing” Video

Pop polymath Nilüfer Yanya has released a new song, "Thanks 4 Nothing," the first we've heard from the London musician since last year's "Baby Luv."
James Rettig | February 6, 2018 - 11:07 am

Nilüfer Yanya – “Baby Luv”

Young London songwriter Nilüfer Yanya has a few songs to her name so far, and her latest, "Baby Luv," is enchanting in its plaintive simplicity.
James Rettig | September 27, 2017 - 1:06 pm