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Lizzo's Tiny Desk Concert Will Bring Joy to Your Heart

The singer performed a 16-minute medley that includes "Cuz I Love You," "Truth Hurts," and "Juice."
Kristin Corry
7.29.19
News

Rihanna, What Do You Mean 'No More Music?'

The singer unveiled a $230 "No More Music" t-shirt at her first pop-up shop for her LVMH-endorsed Fenty label.
Kristin Corry
6.20.19
Noisey Next

Lucky Daye Is Turning His Traumatic Religious Upbringing into Hope

The most exciting new voice in the R&B revival grew up in a Christian church that forbade him from listening to music. With his debut album, 'Painted,' he's turning his pain into song.
Kristin Corry
6.10.19
tv

Miley's 'Black Mirror' Episode Is Not That Bad, Come On

Sure, some critics have panned its ending. But season 5's "Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too" tells a specific, engaging story about fandom.
Hannah Ewens
6.6.19
The Noisey Guide to

The Guide to Getting Into Elton John, Pop's Most Colourful Storyteller

A new biopic called 'Rocketman,' out this week, tells the story of the songwriter himself. Here's the music you need to know going in.
Bonnie Stiernberg
5.31.19
News

Diplo and Charli XCX Didn't Need to Remake 'Wannabe,' But It Rules

The Spice Girls 1996 friendship anthem was already a classic. But Diplo is going to Diplo.
Kristin Corry
5.30.19
Music

Mark Ronson Knows He'll Never Beat 'Uptown Funk'

We met the producer ahead of the release of his new album, to talk about songwriting, L.A., his break-up, Amy Winehouse, and the highs and lows of creating an international hit.
Michael Segalov
5.23.19
Rank Your Records

Scott Devendorf Ranks the National's Stormy Rock Records

Ahead of their new album 'I Am Easy to Find,' the band's bassist reflects on their moving music, which has shown up on arena stages and in MMA movies.
Dan Ozzi
5.16.19
Premieres

Erika de Casier's R&B Feels Like Hitting the Club with an Old Friend

The hit-after-hit energy of her debut album 'Essentials' earns its title, which nods to classic best-of CDs.
Sam Goldner
5.15.19
The Noisey Guide to

The Guide to Getting Into Cher, Pop Shapeshifter

Cher has reinvented herself about a dozen times in the 55 years since "I Got U Babe." Here's where to start with her treasure trove of hits.
Nick Levine
4.24.19
tv

The 'GoT' Creators Have Hidden the Show's Ending in... a Spotify Playlist?

Please analyze the hell out of this Rage Against the Machine song and tell us who will be king.
Taylor Hosking
4.9.19
New music

Ariana Grande's 2 Chainz-Featuring "7 Rings" Remix Squashes Some Pre-Beef

There's even a pink trap house on the cover art, just so everyone knows they're cool.
Alex Robert Ross
2.1.19
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