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Tyla is on a mission to become South Africa’s biggest popstar

By putting a pop spin on the deep house sounds of amapiano, 19-year-old Tyla is taking the genre international with her debut single ‘Getting Late’.
Frankie Dunn
5 days ago
Music

How Blu DeTiger went from TikTok bassist to full popstar

The artist has been New York’s DJ of choice since her teens. With her debut EP 'How Did We Get Here?', Blu DeTiger’s ready for a bigger stage.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
3.3.21
Music

Madison Beer: “I can't run from this even if I wanted to”

The 21-year-old popstar discusses feeling trapped by fame, starting her career too young and why her debut album ‘Life Support’ is like therapy.
Alim Kheraj
3.2.21
Music

15 of the best albums of 2021 so far

From Jimi Somewhere's coming-of-age ennui to slowthai's protest tunes, these are the records you need to hear right now.
Grant Rindner
3.2.21
Music

Help! I'm obsessed with... Atarashii Gakko!

Please inject this chaotic Japanese idol group straight into my veins.
Frankie Dunn
2.17.21
Music

Claud's debut album Super Monster is a lesson on vulnerability

The indie-pop musician tells us what it’s like working with Phoebe Bridgers and the real meaning behind ‘Super Monster’.
Savannah Whitmer
2.15.21
Music

Sarah Klang’s new music video is a sexy, line dancing fever dream

Taken from her forthcoming album 'VIRGO', the Swedish singer’s latest single ‘Fever Dream’ is perfect.
Frankie Dunn
1.28.21
Culture

Why JoJo Siwa’s coming out matters

As LGBTQ+ rights are clawed back from Trump, could it be a gearshift moment for America’s hetero-dominant cultural elite?
Douglas Greenwood
1.25.21
Music

How did Olivia Rodrigo hit number one?

In a week, she's gone from Disney Channel kid to record-breaking pop artist all thanks to ‘drivers license’. No one’s really sure how that happened.
Douglas Greenwood
1.15.21
Music

On Sin Miedo, Kali Uchis lets go of her fears

The Colombian American alt-singer’s sophomore album and first Spanish release, 'Sin Miedo (del Amor y Otros Demonios) ∞', is also her most unabashed.
E.R. Pulgar
12.3.20
Music

How Gen Z predicted the rockstar ascent of Miley Cyrus

When Hannah Montana said ‘I might even be a rockstar’ in 2007, that girl meant it. As Miley releases 'Plastic Hearts' we reflect on her evolution.
Tom George
11.27.20
Music

Miley Cyrus and Dua Lipa collaborate, as they should

The two powerhouse pop performers du jour have joined forces and, frankly, we weren’t quite ready for 'Prisoner'.
Douglas Greenwood
11.20.20
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