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The Weeknd Reveals His New Album Starboy

The Weeknd scored four Top 10 hits over the past two years: "The Hills," "Can't Feel My Face," "Earned It," and Ariana Grande's "Love Me Harder." His…
Brian Josephs / September 21, 2016

The Weeknd Releases “Starboy” Single Featuring Daft Punk

Hours after unveiling the art and title of his forthcoming album Starboy, the Weeknd dropped a track by the same name as its first single. The singer also managed to pull…
Brian Josephs / September 22, 2016

J. Cole Replaces the Weeknd as Meadows Music and Arts Festival Headliner

Update: The Weeknd revealed that he’s still performing at the Meadows Festival, but at an earlier time slot. The festival's twitter account originally announced that he would "no…
Brian Josephs / September 22, 2016

The Weeknd Donates $250,000 to Black Lives Matter

The Weeknd, who's working on his Beauty Behind the Madness follow-up, has donated $250,000 to the Black Lives Matter Network. The singer himself didn't announce this, but…
Brian Josephs / August 10, 2016

Black Power Fists Were Raised During NFL’s Opening Weekend

The first Sunday of the NFL season happened to be the fifteenth anniversary of 9/11, which meant flag waving and un-ironic appeals to American exceptionalism were…
Brian Josephs / September 12, 2016

Cashmere Cat, the Weeknd, and Francis and the Lights Collaborate on ‘Wild Love’

Cashmere Cat, the Weeknd, and Francis and the Lights just shared their new single "Wild Love." The Weeknd teased the collaboration on his Instagram earlier…
Ilana Kaplan / August 26, 2016

The Weeknd Donated $50,000 to Ethiopic Studies at the University of Toronto

Abel Tesfaye, a.k.a. the Weeknd, has donated $50,000 to help establish an Ethiopic studies program at the University of Toronto, the Toronto Star reports. The Toronto-born singer is…
Anna Gaca / August 7, 2016

Green Day Greet the Weekend With Revolution Radio Title Track

Turn-of-the-century pop-punk is still enjoying its comeback moment. Aside from Blink-182, who returned earlier this summer with the long-in-the-tooth California, and Sum 41, who announced a new album that's coming out next month,…
Brian Josephs / September 9, 2016

Rita Ora Plays the Vatican This Weekend

Of all the people to actually know who Rita Ora is. Appearing on The Tonight Show last night, Ora revealed that she will sing for Pope Francis at an event…
Ilana Kaplan / August 31, 2016

CHVRCHES Paid Tribute to Harambe at Reading Festival This Weekend

CHVRCHES made a very special dedication during their set at Reading Festival on Friday. Before performing "Under the Tide" from their 2013 debut album, The Bones…
Ilana Kaplan / August 29, 2016

Dirty Projectors Are Back

Dirty Projectors haven't released an album since 2012's excellent Swing Lo Magellan. Today, the band's Twitter account sent out a video of a pair of praying…
Jeremy Gordon / September 19, 2016

LCD Soundsystem’s Beach Vibes Festival Has Been Canceled

Back in June, it was announced that the reunited LCD Soundsystem were curating an event called the Beach Vibes festival. The festival was set to feature two…
Brian Josephs / September 22, 2016

Stephen Colbert, James Corden Join the #SaveNelly Campaign

A few days ago, SPIN figured out that fans could stream Nelly's 2002 classic "Hot in Herre" 287,176,547 times (at least) to pull him from tax debt.
Brian Josephs / September 15, 2016

Rostam Plays a Couple New Songs on Radio, Clarifies Relationship With Vampire Weekend

Rostam Batmanglij, once and perhaps future fixture of college-rock sophisticates Vampire Weekend, appeared on California public radio station KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic program yesterday. On…
Andrew Unterberger / August 9, 2016

MTV VMAs 2016 Winners List: Beyoncé, Drake, Fifth Harmony, and More

The MTV Video Music Awards went down tonight at New York City's Madison Square Garden. Rihanna received the Video Vanguard Award, while Beyoncé cleaned up with…
Anna Gaca / August 28, 2016

Watch D∆WN’s New Animated Visual for ‘Cali Sun’

Today, R&B mainstay D∆WN dropped an artsy visualizer for her song "Cali Drum," produced by Machinedrum. The video itself features palm trees and a nude Dawn…
Ilana Kaplan / August 19, 2016

Watch an “Off the Juice” Kendrick Lamar Rap Lil Wayne Verses and Order Him Not to Quit

Kendrick Lamar's gone from making a legend-affirming civil rights anthem to drunkenly rapping Lil Wayne verses at 5:32 in the morning. Weezy's heavily implied retirement elicits…
Brian Josephs / September 9, 2016

Ice Cube Says He’s “Losing No Sleep” Over Jerry Heller’s Passing

Jerry Heller was instrumental in helping the late Eazy-E form Ruthless Records and overseeing N.W.A's rise. But royalty disputes made Ice Cube leave the group…
Brian Josephs / September 6, 2016

Pixies Guitarist Joey Santiago Has Entered Rehab

Joey Santiago, lead guitarist for Pixies, has checked into rehab. The band announced the news on Friday morning via Facebook, and said Santiago will spend at…
Kyle McGovern / September 16, 2016

Three People Dead After HARD Summer Music Festival Last Weekend

The Associated Press reports that nine people were transported from the HARD Music Festival in Fontana, California this past weekend to local hospitals, where two…
Dan Weiss / August 2, 2016
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