“Vogue” was released 25 years ago today, on March 20, 1990, as the lead single off Madonna’s soundtrack album I’m Breathless. In celebration, we’re squeezing into our overly-baggy jeans and revisiting some of the other singles that were hits in the days leading up to that summer. More »
We here at Idolator have figured out the colors of this dress, however. We did it very simply. And how did we come to our conclusion? Through song, of course. Actually, make that 17 songs. More »
In celebration of his 50th birthday today (February 18), we took a look back at some of the more overlooked songs in Dr. Dre’s production discography! More »
Here are dude-only pair-ups that range from classic (Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson, Mick Jagger and David Bowie) to current (Robbie Williams and Gary Barlow, Jason Derulo and 2 Chainz). More »
In honor of the boys who wish they could bake a cake made out of rainbows and smiles for everyone to eat and be happy, we’ve pulled together a playlist that’s proof of how sexy the softer side of guys can be. More »
Loving yourself is perfectly natura. So press play on our “Everybody Does It” Valentine’s Day playlist below. (You won’t go blind — we promise!)… More »
Katy Perry joins the ranks of Madonna, Beyonce, Prince & Michael Jackson when she performs at the Super Bowl halftime this Sunday (February 1). But what about the other halftime stars who may have slipped from people’s minds? More »
Sure, there were countless moments in 2014 that snatched our wigs, but there were so many more that made us Cissy our Houstons.
Over the last 12 months, music-lovers were treated to quirky delights from Sia and Lana Del Rey and barely survived the painfully basic punch of “All… More »
Album sales have dropped precipitously in the last few years, but the format isn’t dead yet, at least when our biggest stars like Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, and Justin Timberlake are concerned. But what about a stretch when most of those stars don’t release an album? In a year when Billboard replaced the album with… More »
When it comes to one-hit wonder lists, industry critics mainly focus on hip-hop, pop or country hits from the ’80s and ’90s. But what about the true underdogs — the European techno artists? Well today (December 16), that is all going to change! We at Idolator are shaking things up a bit, as we… More »
Truly great albums were hard to come by in 2014, but the land of pop music was flooded with amazing singles over the past 12 months. In fact, we had a field day re-visiting the sounds of this year in order to compile this list, which you’ll find is filled with… More »
With 2014 coming to an end, social media networks are taking a look back at the biggest moments in pop culture over the past year, including Spotify and YouTube. (Did you watch the YouTube Rewind yet?)
And today, Twitter’s giving us the lowdown on the highest numbers. More »
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times… Okay, scratch that, because no one is ever going to declare that 2014 was a bang-up year as far as pop music is concerned.
Sure, there were some big releases over the past 12 months. But nothing,… More »
Synth-pop has never really gone away since breaking into the mainstream with a little help from Gary Numan and MTV in the ‘80s, but the genre has certainly fallen in and out of favor since then.
As luck would have it, we’ve been riding high on a synth spike… More »
In 2013, top acts like Beyonce, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry chucked out their most recent pop albums. Given the absence of those heavyweights — and the fact that Rihanna has taken an unusually long break from releasing music — this past year proved to be a window of opportunity through… More »
Between Jay Z and Beyonce’s On the Run Tour and the arrival of Taylor Swift’s behemoth pop album 1989, 2014 has had quite a few key music moments. And now it’s that time of year when we try to figure out sort out what to give as holiday presents. So what… More »
Another American Music Awards has come and gone, and like with all of these shindigs, there are lessons to be learned and moments worth singling out. Did you sit through all three hours of this particular dog and pony act last night? Yes? Well, then see if you agree with our best/worst roundup. More »