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Fifth Harmony Crush a Stripped-Down Version of ‘Work From Home’ on BBC Live Lounge

The girls in Fifth Harmony were clearly excited to be performing one of BBC Radio 1's famous Live Lounge sessions, but the pop fivesome aced…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Ain’t Your Mama’ Is Light Summer Fun… Produced By Dr. Luke

Update: Though she's not credited on iTunes, Meghan Trainor did cowrite JLo's new single. "She wrote it," Lopez's reps tell SPIN of Trainor's involvement. Consider that settled.
Brennan Carley / April 7, 2016

Yep, Bob Dylan Went and Recorded a Second Full Album of Frank Sinatra Covers

Bob Dylan has shared the first track off of his second full-length album of covers of Frank Sinatra songs. Does the world really need two…
James Grebey / April 7, 2016

R.I.P. Leon Haywood, ’70s Soul Star and ’90s Hip-Hop Inspiration

Leon Haywood, soul fixture of the late '60s and whole '70s, died last Tuesday. Associated Press reports that Haywood's godson Darnell "OG Cuicide" Price has…
Andrew Unterberger / April 7, 2016

Tinashe Postpones World Tour to Finish ‘Joyride’

Back in January, Tinashe announced a series of world tour dates in support of her forthcoming sophomore album, Joyride. But on Tuesday, the R&B singer…
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016

It’s ‘High Time’ You Watched Kacey Musgraves Play ‘James Corden’

Kacey Musgraves stopped by the Late Late Show With James Corden last night, where she played the opener to her 2015 standout record, Pageant Material.
Rachel Brodsky / April 7, 2016

Kesha’s Entire Case Against Dr. Luke Is Dismissed

A New York judge has thrown out Kesha's case against Dr. Luke, according to TMZ. Following reports that Sony Music was set to drop the producer following the…
Harley Brown / April 6, 2016

D.R.A.M. and Lil Yachty’s New Single, ‘BROCCOLI’ Is a Healthy, Tasty Track

Rejoice, picky eaters, for good-natured rap/R&B artist D.R.A.M. has made "BROCCOLI" palatable. The Gahdamn! crooner partnered with Lil Yachty for the new single, which they uploaded to…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Download or Stream DeJ Loaf’s New Mixtape, ‘All Jokes Aside’

Rising Detroit rapper DeJ Loaf has released a new mixtape titled All Jokes Aside. The young artist uploaded the 11-track effort on Wednesday afternoon. "There…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Kacey Musgraves Remembers the Late, Great Merle Haggard

Outlaw country icon Merle Haggard died earlier today, on his 79th birthday. The "Okie From Muskogee" singer had been battling heath issues for much of…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Tegan and Sara Plan Their Next Iconic Hairstyle in ‘Funny or Die’ Short

Sure, Tegan and Sara have a new album, Love You to Death (due June 3), but according to a new Funny or Die skit, the duo is most…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Country Legend Merle Haggard Dies on His 79th Birthday

Update: Merle Haggard's son, Ben Haggard, posted a message to his Facebook page following his father's death. "A week ago dad told us he was gonna pass…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Taylor Swift’s ‘New Romantics’ Video Is Concert Footage and Voiceover, So, Sure

Taylor Swift, a singer-songwriter whose undying 2014 album 1989 will churn out singles until well after we've all left this earth, has just released a music…
Brennan Carley / April 6, 2016

Animal Collective’s Deakin Surprises With Trippy Video and New Album to Stream

Deakin, a.k.a. Josh Dibb of Animal Collective, has shared a characteristically trippy video for "Just Am," the first single from a solo album that comes out (surprise!) this Friday. The…
Anna Gaca / April 6, 2016

Parquet Courts Share Reverb-Heavy ‘Human Performance’

Parquet Courts, SPIN's 2014 Band of the Year, are about to release their latest record, Human Performance, and so far we've heard songs like "Dust,"
Rachel Brodsky / April 6, 2016

Janet Jackson Postpones Tour Again, This Time Because She’s Planning a Family

Update (April 10): Billboard reports that Janet Jackson's postponed tour will resume in 2017. According to a statement, "New dates will be announced at a later…
James Grebey / April 6, 2016

Katy B Goes Clubbing in Her ‘I Wanna Be’ Music Video

Katy B's new album Honey is rapidly approaching its release date — we've already heard "Who Am I," "Calm Down," and the project's title track —…
Brennan Carley / April 6, 2016

Watch David Bowie’s ‘I Can’t Give Everything Away’ Lyric Video

A posthumous lyric video from David Bowie's ★ (Blackstar) track for "I Can't Give Everything Away" has been released. Posted to the late singer's social media channels,…
Rachel Brodsky / April 6, 2016

Watch the Video for Phife Dawg’s Posthumous ‘Nutshell,’ and Kanye West’s Tribute Speech

Yesterday, Apple Music released "Nutshell," the first advance track from Give Thanks, the solo album that Phife Dawg had been working on before his tragic…
Andrew Unterberger / April 6, 2016

Hear Meek Mill Rap Over Drake’s ‘Summer Sixteen’ and Desiigner’s ‘Panda’ on ‘Trap Vibes’

Meek Mill might still be stuck under house arrest, but that hasn't stopped him from writing and recording. The Philly rapper dropped a new track…
Rachel Brodsky / April 6, 2016
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