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The Week In Pop

So, What’s Popping On The UK Pop Charts These Days?

"God's Plan" rules the world. Drake's dominant single is #1 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for an eighth straight week, and its ubiquity extends…
Chris DeVille | March 22, 2018 - 2:23 pm

The Week In Pop

Like The Stay Puft Man Before Him, Marshmello Just Keeps Getting Bigger

Who knows how many centuries the fortune under the eastern slope of Mount Davidson went untapped before the Grosh brothers happened upon it. The Pennsylvanian…
Chris DeVille | February 15, 2018 - 4:03 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

More Rihanna stories

N.E.R.D. – “Lemon (Remix)” (Feat. Rihanna & Drake)

Pharrell dropped a little surprise during his guest mix on Drake's Beats 1 Show OVO Sound Radio tonight. He already enlisted Rihanna and her bars…
Peter Helman | March 17, 2018 - 8:27 pm

Rihanna’s Criticism Sinks Snapchat Value By $800M

Shares of Snap are down for a second straight day after the social media giant received pointed criticism from Rihanna over a third-party ad that…
Marc Schneider / Billboard | March 17, 2018 - 9:47 am

Rihanna Tells Snapchat “Shame On You” Over “Slap Rihanna” Ad

Here's a thing that couldn't possibly be more obvious: It's a bad idea to make jokes about domestic violence. Apparently, though, nobody told the people…
Tom Breihan | March 15, 2018 - 1:12 pm

St. Vincent – “Consideration” (Rihanna Cover)

St. Vincent’s fifth studio LP, Masseduction, was one of last year’s best albums. For her most recent stop on the Masseduction promotional campaign, she went…
Sophie Israelsohn | February 7, 2018 - 2:06 pm

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The 2018 State Of Pop Address

"Nothing changes on New Year's Day." So saith Bono at the dawn of 1983, and he was right -- to a point. Flipping the calendar…
Chris DeVille | January 4, 2018 - 2:51 pm

Watch Rihanna Perform “LOYALTY.” & “Lemon” With Kendrick Lamar At TDE’s Christmas Show

TDE, Kendrick Lamar's label, is throwing its annual Christmas show and toy drive in Los Angeles tonight. Rihanna joined Kendrick onstage to perform "LOYALTY." and…
Peter Helman | December 21, 2017 - 10:04 pm

TDE Announces Christmas Concert & Toy Drive With Rihanna, E-40

TDE -- the label and crew behind Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and Schoolboy Q -- is one of of the all-time great winning streaks in music,…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2017 - 3:33 pm

Watch Rihanna In The Ocean’s 8 Trailer

One of next summer's big prospective blockbusters is Ocean's 8, a new reboot of the Ocean's 11 franchise that stars an all-female cast of movie…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2017 - 8:51 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

In this space in past years, I've usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It's a variation of the auteur theory, as…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 11:23 am

Stream N.E.R.D. No_One Ever Really Dies

N.E.R.D's last album, Nothing, came out in 2010, so the release of their comeback LP today has been a long time coming. They've been teasing No_One Ever Really Dies with…
Julia Gray | December 15, 2017 - 12:09 am

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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

The Week In Pop

Stop Enabling These Dweebs, Beyoncé

Can we talk about Eminem's Revival tracklist for a minute? It is not a promising tracklist. "Foreboding" is a better word for it. Look at…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2017 - 1:44 pm
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