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Watch Madonna Charm and Perform “Bitch I’m Madonna” on ‘Fallon’

Madonna’s Rebel Heart press blitz has been pretty substantial, with sometimes tragic appearances on multiple awards shows,… Read More

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Why Does Madonna’s ‘Rebel Heart’ Sound Like Every Pop Star She’s Influenced?

Madonna has been everything. Madonna is the reason female pop stars are able to be multifaceted, evolutionary, sexy-and-smart, vulnerable-and-empowering creatures instead of fembots programmed to either be contagiously happy or soul-stirringly sad for the sake of easy entertainment. Without her, the world would have a different idea of the entire modern concept of what a female pop star is/can be/should be. Sure, someone else with a big attitude and an even bigger nerve might have come along at the right time, but it’s hard to imagine just anyone becoming such a permanent visionary in our musical landscape as Madonna — particularly in a way that, for the most part, has retained relevance. … Read More

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Listen to “Take Ü There,” a Banger by Missy Elliott, Diplo, Skrillex, and Kiesza

Just last week we were talking about Diplo more for his unsavory personality than for his music; however, last… Read More

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The 5 Best Songs We Heard This Week: Kanye Inspired My First Cry of 2015

Instead of another disappointing Gwen Stefani single, take these new tracks for a spin. Back to your regularly scheduled programming — more new music than you know what to do with — next week. … Read More

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Twitter Beef Alert: Diplo Said Taylor Swift Has No “Booty,” Lorde Told Him He Has a “Tiny Penis”

Ah, Twitter. With its limit of 140 characters and real-time aggregating of all our thoughts, we have more insight… Read More

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The 6 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Weezer, M.I.A. & Partysquad

Weezer is back! M.I.A. gets pissed with ass-shaking EDM! Diplo spells Andre Agassi’s name wrong! A great week for upbeat music (and if you’re looking for something more chill, consider Slow Magic’s “Hold Still” or the new Jessie Ware song.) Let’s dig in.

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