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The Week In Pop

The Highwomen Are The Country Supergroup This Moment Demands

A widely publicized study this year confirmed what anyone paying attention to the industry has long known: Country music is a boys' club. Back in…
Chris DeVille | September 5, 2019 - 1:01 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Today, we at Stereogum bid a fond and tearful farewell to Gabriela Tully Claymore. For the past four and a half years, Gabriela has been…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2019 - 1:45 pm

The Week In Pop

Pink’s Party Is Still Going Strong, It’s Just Taken A Maudlin Turn

Pink has never fit in -- so much so that not fitting in has become part of her personal brand. Despite spending two decades operating…
Chris DeVille | April 25, 2019 - 3:27 pm

More Rita Ora stories

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Today, we at Stereogum bid a fond and tearful farewell to Gabriela Tully Claymore. For the past four and a half years, Gabriela has been…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2019 - 1:45 pm

Lil Dicky – “Earth” Video

Last year, Lil Dicky released his problematic collab with Chris Brown, "Freaky Friday." Now, the joke-rapper is setting his sights on climate change. Thursday morning,…
Julia Gray | April 19, 2019 - 12:05 am

The Week In Pop

Lizzo Really Is The Whole Damn Meal

"HAVE U EVER SEEN A BITCH PLAY FLUTE THEN HIT THE SHOOT?" It was a reasonable question. It was also a relevant question because it…
Chris DeVille | April 18, 2019 - 2:48 pm

2018 In Review

The 13 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2018

Being online often feels like witnessing a chaotic, nonstop reality TV show. We're given windows into the private lives of everyone we didn't know we…
Julia Gray | December 12, 2018 - 3:00 pm

The Week In Pop

Alessia Cara May Not Be The Best New Artist, But She’s Also Not Half Bad

When the world met Alessia Caracciolo three years ago, she was the awkward teenager enduring a house party where she did not belong: "Somewhere in…
Chris DeVille | November 29, 2018 - 1:11 pm

Sacha Baron Cohen Has Politicians Cite Cardi B, Blink-182, Rita Ora As Reasons To Arm Kids

Sacha Baron Cohen and his many disguises return to the airwaves tonight with his new series Who Is America? on Showtime. On the show, Cohen…
Julia Gray | July 15, 2018 - 7:58 pm

The Week In Pop

Christina Aguilera’s New Album Is Pretty Good. Does Anyone Care?

Along with her fellow ex-Mousketeers Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera proved to be one of the most durable hit-makers of the Y2K-era teen-pop…
Chris DeVille | June 14, 2018 - 12:14 pm

Rita Ora – “Girls” (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, & Charli XCX) Video

Now, after every single featured guest has either publicly apologized for or defended "Girls" in some way or form, the Rita Ora pop posse cut…
James Rettig | June 6, 2018 - 11:19 am

Charli XCX Addresses “Girls” Criticism

Rita Ora faced a lot of criticism after releasing "Girls," a pop posse cut that finds Ora, Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha singing…
Peter Helman | May 26, 2018 - 3:24 pm

Bebe Rexha Responds To “Girls” Backlash: “I Felt Disrespected”

Bebe Rexha has weighed in on the "Girls" backlash. When Rita Ora announced her new single would feature Cardi B, Charli XCX, and…
Lars Brandle / Billboard | May 17, 2018 - 11:40 pm

Cardi B Defends Rita Ora’s “Girls”

On Friday, Rita Ora released the pop posse cut "Girls," recruiting Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha to join her. It's a breezy track…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2018 - 12:49 pm

Rita Ora Apologizes For “Girls”

Last week, Rita Ora released the pop posse cut "Girls," which featured Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha singing about how sometimes they want…
James Rettig | May 14, 2018 - 1:47 pm

Hayley Kiyoko Calls Rita Ora’s “Girls” Harmful To LGBTQ+ Community

When Katy Perry released "I Kissed A Girl" back in 2008, the song faced a lot of criticism for its problematic treatment of bisexuality. Today,…
Peter Helman | May 11, 2018 - 8:50 pm
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