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.
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.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
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
We Are So Lucky That Vampire Weekend Are Back
The New York band is and always has been very good. Period.
Tim Heidecker’s New Trump Parody Songs Remind Us Things Are Still Very Bad
Are we laughing or are we deeply concerned about the future?