Take that, Putin. More »
Take that, Putin. More »
Annie’s back with a smooth new track. More »
Austin Mahone’s long-overdue debut LP is finally coming! Listen to lead single “Dirty Work” after the jump. More »
We take a look back at one of the biggest modern pop albums of our generation! More »
That mysterious photo of Malia Obama in a Pro Era shirt may have flummoxed the Secret Service, but it’s the latest indicator suggesting hip-hop revivalism is for the kids. The obsession with NYC’s “Golden Age” of rap is no longer solely the realm of bitter, old hip-hop heads, as young New York MCs like Pro Era leader Joey… More »
Did You Hear?
:: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Florida Georgia Line have teamed up with American Express for an exclusive concert series. Members will be able to see the two very different acts strut their stuff live, starting with the rap duo’s New York gig on May 21. [StupidDope]
:: It’s not… More »
Jacob Latimore is on a roll. With a string of high-profile movies (Ride Along, Black Nativity and The Maze Runner) under his belt, the multi-talented 17-year-old returns to the music game with T-Pain-assisted single “Heartbreak Heard Around The World”. And it’s a slickly produced, heartfelt R&B ballad with serious radio appeal.
Sounding like… More »
Annie takes aim at Russian President Vladimir Putin’s regime and its anti-gay laws with “Russian Kiss.” As the pop icon stares straight ahead, director Bjarne Melgaard closes in on couples — boy and girl, same-sex, interracial — who sit and stand beside each other, pair up and make out in succession.
Madonna, a vocal supporter of previously-imprisoned Russian band Pussy Riot, introduced two members of the political activist group/punk-rockers at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Wednesday (February 5) night, during Amnesty International’s Bringing Human Rights Home concert. Cane-wielding Madge read a handwritten speech about Pussy Riot, which started off with a jokey tone (“I’d like to thank… More »
The two remaining jailed members of Russian punk collective Pussy Riot are set to be released from prison after the nation’s leaders passed a major amnesty law. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who are serving a two-year sentence for hooliganism motivated by religious hatred, were expected to be released in June, but should be freed within… More »
A Moscow appeals court judge today (October 10) nullified the two-year prison sentence for Pussy Riot member Yekaterina Samutsevich, but has upheld the sentences for the two other imprisoned members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova.
Samutsevich’s new lawyer (she fired her attorney earlier this month, which delayed the appeal hearing) argued that her… More »
We here at Idolator are obsessed with charts: Sales charts, best-of charts, even charts that chart other charts. In an attempt to keep track of all the rankings and reports that are compiled on a daily basis, we’ve asked Jackin’ Pop editor Michaelangelo Matos to break down charts from every genre imaginable. After the click-through,… More »