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Update: Karen O has released “I Shall Rise” in full. Hear it below.

It’s been a busy year for Karen O: Not only has the Yeah YeahMore »


Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ singer Karen O just gave birth to her first child, and now she’s lent her voice to the opening titles of the upcoming Starz TV show Flesh andMore »

Karen O’s Crush Songs: The precious little album that keeps on giving. The Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer just released a charming video for her solo album’s track “Singalong,” directed by AsliMore »

TV on the Radio producer Dave Sitek has a new Maximum Balloon song called “Let it Grow.” featuring both Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Sitek’s TVOTR compatriot… More »


Karen O Pens ‘Oh Nellie,’ a Google Doodle Song

In honor of the 151st birthday of Nellie Bly — a groundbreaking investigative journalist who was known for innovative techniques such as committing herself to a mental asylum to report… More »

The list of participants in the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is growing, as today it was revealed that Karen O will join Beck and fun.’s Nate… More »

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Don’t expect any new music from Yeah Yeah Yeahs anytime soon. In an interview with NME, frontwoman Karen O revealed that the art-punk trio is on “a bit of a… More »


Hear Karen O’s Candy-Coated ‘Marshmallow World’ Cover

Well, this is just adorable: Karen O, who has been known to do such things as spit water, beer, or grapes into the audience, has gone and covered holiday classic “Marshmallow… More »

Watch Karen O and Her Band Somberly Cover the Doors and Radiohead

On the back of her scratchy, subdued solo album Crush Songs, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Karen O is in the midst of a string of stripped-down tour dates. Saturday night… More »

Watch Karen O Perform ‘Rapt’ in a Fan’s Living Room

In the lead-up to the release of her debut solo album Crush Songs, Karen O announced that she would hold a handful of listening parties and intimate concerts in fans’ living… More »


Elle Fanning Twirls to Karen O’s ‘Ooo’ in a Surprise Spike Jonze Video

Karen O’s debut solo album, Crush Songs, arrived this week without a whole lot of fanfare. That’s all right, because the music speaks for itself just fine, but that “Rapt”More »

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Karen O knows the importance of good timing. That’s why the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ singer decided to allow fans to stream her first solo album Crush Songs today, in advance of… More »

Karen O Sings a Lovely Love Letter on ‘Day Go By’

Karen O has a big schoolgirl crush and she wants everyone to know about it on her acoustic new single, “Day Go By.” The track is a cut from the… More »


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Karen O will release her debut solo albumCrush Songs, on September 9, and to support the LP, Sofar Sounds will stage a series of intimate listening parties in people’s living rooms.The… More »

Karen O Sinks Underwater in ‘Rapt’ Video

Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O has issued a number of solo recordings over the last few years, but on September 9 she’ll put out Crush Songs, her first full-length away… More »