The VMAs Are Pointless Now
Even Missy Elliott's electrifying performance and long-overdue props couldn't save the show from its focus-grouped blandness.
Normani Deserves to Be a Star
The 2000's-inspired "Motivation" video is proof that the singer is ready to become a full-on pop sensation.
Ariana Grande's Wax Figure Is Her, Minus Pretending to Be Black
Ariana Grande is white, and Madame Tussauds London's waxwork is a good reminder.
Ariana Grande Is Creating a 'thank u, next' Beauty Line
The "7 Rings" singer wants you to find some space on your shelf for her 'thank u, next' inspired beauty line.
Tayla Parx Has Her Own Voice
Tayla Parx is best known for her role in ‘Hairspray’ and songwriting credits on “thank u, next” and “7 Rings.” Her debut album ‘We Need to Talk’ redirects the conversation where it should be: on her own work.
Ariana Grande Plots Further Chart Dominance on "Monopoly"
After eight straight weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100, she's teamed with Victoria Monét for another low-key banger.
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau
Robert Christgau on Ariana Grande's Garden of Sonic Delights
The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Grande's 'Sweetener' and 'thank u, next,' Robyn's 'Honey,' and albums from Dana Gordon and Amber Mark.
Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' Is a Real "Small Charcoal Grill" of an Album
'thank u, next' is the reality of looking at your palm and realising you tattooed “Japanese BBQ fingers” instead of “7 Rings.”
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Ariana Grande’s New Music Video Has a Controversial Ending
The video for 'thank u next' cut "break up with your girlfriend, i'm bored" features a plot twist that has fans divided.
Updated: Ariana Grande Clarifies Why She Won't Perform at the Grammys
An initial report claimed the singer wouldn't show after a disagreement over "7 Rings," but she tweeted the show's producer was 'lying about' her.
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.
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Ariana Grande's New Japanese "7 Rings" Tattoo Actually Says “Barbecue Grill"
Yet another reminder to not get a tattoo in a language you, yourself, cannot read.