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I Regret To Inform You That My Nemesis Charlie Puth Is Getting His Shit Together

Charlie Puth is ridiculous, but more importantly, he is meticulous. His music is toothless, but his commitment to that music and its spoils is ruthless.
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2018 - 2:46 pm

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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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You Gotta Respect Fall Out Boy’s Commitment To Being A Little Much

Fall Out Boy have always been a lot. God gave singer-guitarist Patrick Stump indestructible musclebound vocal cords that cannot be contained, and he fully indulges…
Chris DeVille | February 1, 2018 - 3:56 pm

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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

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

Rita Ora, Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX have joined forces for the new song "Girls." Sadly, despite the presence of Charli XCX (and the…
Peter Helman | May 10, 2018 - 8:26 pm

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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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Welcome To Superstardom, Camila Cabello

Camila Cabello stuck the landing so emphatically that it's easy to forget she leapt in the first place. This time last year the 20-year-old Cuban-Mexican…
Chris DeVille | January 11, 2018 - 12:03 pm

No One Recognized Rita Ora On The Voice In Germany

Poor Rita Ora, forever cursed to wander this earth as a famous but like, not that famous a person. The British pop star has never…
Peter Helman | November 18, 2017 - 4:55 pm

Tori Amos, Rita Ora Say They Were Not Aware Of Accusations Against Terry Richardson Before Working With Him

Many female artists have been photographed by or worked on music videos with Terry Richardson, among them Lady Gaga, Beyoncé, and Miley Cyrus. Richardson has…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 26, 2017 - 3:02 pm

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MTV’s New TRL Is A Vapid, Obnoxious Mess

What a time to be a live television program. The only TV many people watch in real time these days is sporting events, Game Of
Chris DeVille | October 5, 2017 - 4:15 pm

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Kesha Shows Her True Colors On Rainbow, And It’s Beautiful To Behold

"I could fight forever, but life's too short." Every lyric on Rainbow -- Kesha's first album in five years and the first since initiating a…
Chris DeVille | August 10, 2017 - 4:05 pm

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Can WizKid Conquer The US Pop Landscape He Helped Create?

For the last few years American pop has been sounding increasingly African. As early as 2014, when The Fader broke down "pop music's Nigerian future,"
Chris DeVille | July 20, 2017 - 4:56 pm

Nile Rodgers, Pete Townshend, Stormzy, & More Cover Simon & Garfunkel On Grenfell Tower Benefit Song

More than 50 artists have teamed up to lend their voices to a new charity single cover of Simon And Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water."
James Rettig | June 21, 2017 - 9:45 am
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