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2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

2010s In Review

The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s

A decade is an arbitrary measurement. They seem confined, these neat little symmetrical 10-year runs, but it's only in hindsight that we define them, that…
Stereogum | November 4, 2019 - 8:32 am

The Week In Pop

The Revolving Door Between Country And Pop Keeps On Spinning

Press play on the year's biggest country album and you might wonder if you're listening to a country album at all. Thomas Rhett's Center Point
Chris DeVille | October 10, 2019 - 12:37 pm

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2010s In Review

The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s

A decade is an arbitrary measurement. They seem confined, these neat little symmetrical 10-year runs, but it's only in hindsight that we define them, that…
Stereogum | November 4, 2019 - 8:32 am

The Week In Pop

Don’t Take Tove Lo For Granted

One of the best Onion articles ever is headlined like so: "Marilyn Manson Now Going Door-To-Door Trying To Shock People." This was early 2001, more…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2019 - 12:37 pm

The Week In Pop

For Better Or Worse, Post Malone Sounds Like Right Now

Tired: a Post Malone posse cut with Meek Mill and Lil Baby. Wired: a Post Malone posse cut featuring Halsey and Future. Inspired: a Post…
Chris DeVille | September 12, 2019 - 4:00 pm

Rihanna To Trump: “You Spelt ‘Terrorism’ Wrong”

20 people were killed yesterday in a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. This morning, nine people were killed by a separate gunman…
Julia Gray | August 4, 2019 - 7:27 pm

Sleater-Kinney Reveal That Their New Album Was Inspired By Rihanna’s “Stay” & A Failed TV Pilot

Earlier this month, longtime drummer Janet Weiss announced her shocking departure from Sleater-Kinney. Shortly afterward, Carrie Brownstein offered an Instagram comment on Weiss' exit: "what…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2019 - 10:17 am

Watch Rihanna Get Drunk With Seth Meyers

Seth Meyers has a good job. I'm sure it's a lot of work to do a daily late-night show, and you don't get to spend…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2019 - 9:09 am

The Week In Pop

Madame X Is The Best Madonna Album In A Long Time

"Hey young people - you're getting older every second. It's what we do. One day someone will tell you to stop and you'll be all…
Chris DeVille | June 13, 2019 - 4:57 pm

The Week In Pop

Miley Cyrus Can’t Stop Getting In Her Own Way

Can you believe it's been less than 10 years since Miley Cyrus released "Party In The U.S.A."? The song, which reached #2 on the Billboard
Chris DeVille | June 6, 2019 - 4:30 pm

Tyler, The Creator Says “EARFQUAKE” Was Rejected By Both Justin Bieber And Rihanna

Last week, with very little advance notice, rap game-twister Tyler, The Creator released his album IGOR. He also gave a grand rollout to the single…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2019 - 10:26 am

Rihanna Confirms R9 Is A Reggae Album

With Rihanna confirming plans for her ninth studio LP earlier in 2019, the Navy is stalking RiRi's every move. The 31-year-old sat down with the…
Michael Saponara / Billboard | May 20, 2019 - 2:36 pm

The Week In Pop

Behold The 1975 In 2019

Who are all these people? This was my first time seeing the 1975, and I was shocked at the sea of humanity in front of…
Chris DeVille | May 16, 2019 - 4:22 pm

Sounding Board

You’ve Seen Guava Island Before

Before it became Childish Gambino material and an Arcade Fire music video, Black Orpheus was a pretty good movie. The 1959 Brazilian drama was a…
Brian Josephs | April 15, 2019 - 11:06 am

Watch Childish Gambino & Rihanna’s New Film Guava Island

Childish Gambino headlined the first day of Coachella last night. And at 3:01AM ET, just after his set, his new film Guava Island began streaming
Peter Helman | April 13, 2019 - 10:24 am
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