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The Week In Pop

More Like Maroon 5 Seconds Of Summer Am I Right

What happens when a pop-punk boy band grows up? They stop playing pop-punk, apparently.
Chris DeVille | June 28, 2018 - 3:14 pm

The Week In Pop

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

The Week In Pop

Lil Dicky Is Making A Career Out Of Being Charismatic And Problematic In Equal Measure

It takes real talent to create a song based on the premise that Chris Brown is the man and end up with something likable. For…
Chris DeVille | March 29, 2018 - 5:05 pm

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Study Of Pop Music Finds Rise In Sadness

A study of hundreds of thousands of popular songs over the past three decades has found a downward sonic trend in happiness and an increase…
Associated Press | May 15, 2018 - 9:09 pm

The Week In Pop

Lil Dicky Is Making A Career Out Of Being Charismatic And Problematic In Equal Measure

It takes real talent to create a song based on the premise that Chris Brown is the man and end up with something likable. For…
Chris DeVille | March 29, 2018 - 5:05 pm

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Peter Helman | February 6, 2018 - 10:20 pm

The Week In Pop

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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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

Kendrick Lamar, U2, Elton John With Miley Cyrus Added To Grammy Performance Lineup

Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith, and U2 will perform at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards at New York’s Madison Square Garden on 1/28. Kendrick, who is…
Melinda Newman / Billboard | January 17, 2018 - 9:53 am

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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 James Corden Get Into Hijinks With Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith

Eager-to-please British late-night host James Corden may have reached a new apex of jolly starfuckery. On last night's episode of his Late Late Show, Corden…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2017 - 10:15 am

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On Blue Lips, Tove Lo Continues Her Fall From The Clouds

One of the world's greatest pop singer-songwriters seemed to achieve her final form this year by having drunken sex with a muppet in a music…
Chris DeVille | November 16, 2017 - 10:45 am

Hear The New Sam Smith Song That Rips Off Radiohead

Remember that time Sam Smith ripped off Tom Petty? What about the time Smith claimed he didn't know who Thom Yorke was after being asked…
Chris DeVille | November 2, 2017 - 11:05 pm

The Week In Pop

Can Sam Smith Put Up Adele Numbers This Holiday Season?

Ever since he made the leap from golden-throated Disclosure associate to sulking adult-contemporary torch singer extraordinaire, Sam Smith has caught the same comparison over and…
Chris DeVille | November 2, 2017 - 5:04 pm

Watch Sam Smith Do Carpool Karaoke With James Corden

Get ready for some real amiable, toothless, borderline-annoying theater-kid Britishness! Sam Smith, whose new album The Thrill Of It All is out tomorrow, is the…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2017 - 8:56 am

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Niall Horan’s Solo Album Makes One Direction Seem Dangerous By Comparison

At this point One Direction have been broken up long enough that we're beginning to see what each member of the once-dominant boy band is…
Chris DeVille | October 19, 2017 - 2:16 pm
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