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Charli XCX’s ‘Vroom Vroom’ Video Is Sleek, Sensational, and Star-Making

Charli XCX's "Vroom Vroom" is one of the year's most visceral pop songs, a pounding, pulsating, living and breathing organism produced by SOPHIE and punctuated…
Brennan Carley / April 22, 2016

Review: Charli XCX Speeds to Her Next Career Checkpoint on the ‘Vroom Vroom’ EP

The unifying factor in every release of Charlotte Aitchison's still-young career — aside from the oft-stunning expertise in songwriting and boundless level of confidence on…
Andrew Unterberger / March 2, 2016

The 25 Best Pop Albums of 2015

This year was the one where pop's backstage forces stepped out from behind the scenes and took the reins. Ariel Rechtshaid bridged the gap between college radio and Top…
SPIN Staff / December 7, 2015

The 50 Best Albums of 2015

If you're reading this, it's late 2015. To complement our list of the year's 101 Best Songs, we've collected the 50 Best Albums from the…
SPIN Staff / December 1, 2015

SOPHIE Shares Watery, Elastic Single ‘VYZEE’

SOPHIE is set to release a singles collection called PRODUCT on Friday November 27, but before that one more single has to trickle out of…
Colin Joyce / November 24, 2015

Review: SOPHIE Rebuilds Pop in His Own Mysterious Image on ‘PRODUCT’

Samuel Long earns the rarest of pop boasts: He doesn’t sound like anyone else. This isn’t lost on the once-anonymous, lowercase male who’s adopted the…
Dan Weiss / November 23, 2015

SOPHIE Spreads the ‘L.O.V.E.’ on New Single

SOPHIE will be releasing a collection of singles called PRODUCT later this month and after sharing the Slinky™-like "MSMSMSM" and the pop tease "JUST LIKE…
Colin Joyce / November 5, 2015

Charli XCX Just Debuted ‘Vroom Vroom,’ a Forceful New SOPHIE Collaboration

Charli XCX canceled the second leg of her summer tour with Bleachers back in August in order to get back into the studio, hoping to…
Brennan Carley / October 20, 2015

SOPHIE Ruminates on Love With ‘JUST LIKE WE NEVER SAID GOODBYE’

SOPHIE just announced his new collection called Product and now there's "JUST LIKE WE NEVER SAID GOODBYE," a springy, frenzied new track with what sounds like a female vocalist…
Brennan Carley / October 15, 2015

SOPHIE Drops Lead Single From Upcoming Record, ‘MSMSMSM’

PC Music contemporary SOPHIE is releasing Product, a new "collection" of songs that's ~technically~ not an album for some reason, but now he's shared the lead…
James Grebey / September 30, 2015

SOPHIE Announces New Collection, ‘Product,’ Out on November 27

The mysterious PC Music affiliate SOPHIE — who's been crafting tracks with Charli XCX for (ostensibly) her upcoming Sucker follow-up — just announced a proper debut…
Brennan Carley / September 29, 2015

Le1f Goes Under the Sea Chic in Bubbling New ‘Koi’ Video

New York rapper Le1f has been a captivating force for years, and his new track (and video), "Koi," is a clanging, weirdly intoxicating SOPHIE-production taken…
Brennan Carley / August 28, 2015

Hear Charli XCX and SOPHIE Team Up for the Powerfully Poppy ‘Girls Night Out’

What do Charli XCX and Fetty Wap have in common? Besides being hitmakers, both artists continue to churn out songs at a rapid enough pace…
Brennan Carley / August 1, 2015

Sophie’s ‘Lemonade’ Soundtracks Ad for McDonald’s Lemonade

PC Music's pseudo-pop predilections seem to have finally launched one of the producers in its loose orbit fully toward the mainstream. Sophie, a longtime friend…
Colin Joyce / July 7, 2015

You Can Finally Drink QT

As long threatened by her initial press releases, website URL and Friday's live set/product pitch, XL-signed PC Music mascot QT (or Quinn Thomas, if that is…
Dan Weiss / May 13, 2015
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