Dillon Francis’ ‘This Mixtape Is Fire’ EP Includes Collaborations With Calvin Harris, Skrillex & Chromeo

Mike Wass | June 29, 2015 - 4:24 pm

Dillon Francis calls on a bunch of famous friends for This Mixtape Is Fire. See the star-studded tracklist after the jump. More »

Sam Smith, Lana Del Rey & Iggy Azalea Perform At Austin City Limits 2014: Watch

Bianca Gracie | October 6, 2014 - 8:38 am

Austin City Limits, one of the final music bashes of the summer festival season, kicked off its first weekend with star-studded performances. Sam SmithChvrches and Outkast were some of the must-see acts on Friday, October 3. Saturday (October 4) saw artists like Iggy Azalea, Lana Del Rey and Eminem grace the stage. On… More »

Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez Are Back Together: Morning Mix

Mike Wass | June 18, 2014 - 5:00 am

Did You Hear?

:: The greatest love story of our time is back on. Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez partied together earlier this week and there’s video evidence of the on-again/off-again couple getting cozy. Maybe they will finally release that duet now? [Pink Is The New Blog]

:: Kesha, Brad Paisley, LudacrisMore »

Solange Knowles’ 10 Greatest Hits (No Pun Intended): The Idolator Playlist

Mike Wass | May 13, 2014 - 12:24 pm

Solange Knowlespost-Met Gala elevator throwdown with Jay Z is already the thing of pop culture legend. The footage, which was unearthed by TMZ yesterday (May 12), raises so many questions. What did Hov say that so enraged Solo? Why was Beyonce more concerned about the state of her admittedly flawless gown than the frenzied fisticuffs… More »

Solange Knowles Reunites With Chromeo On Breezy Electro-Jam “Lost On The Way”: Listen

Mike Wass | May 8, 2014 - 5:22 pm

Solange Knowles and Chromeo make one hell of a team. Their first collaboration, upbeat disco excursion “When The Night Falls”, remains a party staple three years later, while breezy, electro-tinged slow jam “Lost On The Way” is one of the many highlights of the Canadian synth-pop duo’s new LP White Women.

“After working… More »

Chromeo’s ‘White Women’: Stream The Full Album

Mike Wass | May 7, 2014 - 5:05 pm

Chromeo’s fourth studio album, the curiously-titled White Women, is now streaming in full ahead of its official May 12 release date. The Canadian electro-outfit set the LP’s retro-dance tone perfectly with Toro y Moi-assisted lead single “Come Alive” and irresistible disco-earworm “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)”.

There’s never a dull moment on WhiteMore »

Chromeo Performed Party Anthem “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” On ‘Jimmy Kimmel’: Watch

Mike Wass | April 22, 2014 - 5:11 pm

Fresh from two triumphant sets at Coachella, Canadian electro-wizards Chromeo rocked the outdoor stage at Jimmy Kimmel Live last night (April 21). The duo brought along their flashy keyboards, which rest upon female legs, and performed retro-pop anthem “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” as well as recent single “Come Alive”.

Dave 1 and P-Thugg always bring… More »

Coachella 2014: Chromeo Killed It On The Main Stage

Mike Wass | April 12, 2014 - 2:14 am

If you’ve had the pleasure of catching Chromeo in action, you pretty much know what to expect — slick ’80s synths, consummate showmanship and a Miami Vice-tastic light show. It’s a heady mix that transformed the Coachella stage into a frenzied outdoor rave on Friday night (April 11) and even had Haim dropping it low… More »

Coachella 2014: 7 Pop Acts On Our Radar, From Lana Del Rey To Haim And Lorde

Mike Wass | April 10, 2014 - 6:00 am

Coachella, which officially kicks off on Friday (April 11), is a veritable smorgasbord for indie music fans with a mouth-watering range of (slightly to very left-of-center) rock, rap and EDM acts. But what if your taste runs a little more mainstream? Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of great music waiting for you in the dusty… More »

Chromeo’s “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” Video Is A Wedding Party: Watch

Carl Williott | March 18, 2014 - 9:24 am

Chromeo’s addictive new single “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” gets the video treatment, and while it’s nothing spectacular, it’s entertaining enough that it could be the extra boost the song needs to make a mark on 2014. The Canadian duo certainly deserve it, as they’ve been basking in the glow of late-era disco and ’80s… More »

Chromeo’s Infectious “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” Gets Remixed By The Chainsmokers: Listen

Mike Wass | March 11, 2014 - 3:13 pm

Chromeo’s brilliant retro-dance excursion “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)” — easily one of the best singles of 2014 thus far — has been overhauled by The Chainsmokers. You know, the dope New York City duo behind iTunes-conquering smash “#Selfie” (or, as I like to call it, Instagram: The Musical).

The Chainsmokers certainly know their… More »

Chromeo Joins The Retro-Dance Revival With Brilliant Single “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)”: Listen

Mike Wass | March 4, 2014 - 4:48 pm

From Pharrell and Daft Punk to Justin Timberlake and Beyonce, the final days of disco/early ’80s electronica is musically where it’s at in 2014. An act that’s been mining that sound well before it crossed over to the mainstream is Chromeo. The electro-wizards return with the fourth — and best — single from forthcoming WhiteMore »

Lana Del Rey, Foster The People, 2 Chainz To Play Sweetlife Festival In Maryland

Carl Williott | February 11, 2014 - 9:53 am

Lana Del Rey and Foster The People both have sophomore albums on the way, and both have been tapped to headline the 2014 Sweetlife Festival in Maryland. The one-day food and music festival is run by organic salad chain Sweetgreen, and despite only having a few East Coast locations (New York City didn’t even have… More »

Chromeo Wakes Up The Crashing Crowd At The Governors Ball 2012

Carl Williott | June 24, 2012 - 11:10 am

If you’ve never heard a note of Chromeo’s music, upon seeing their two keyboards mounted on sexy leg stands, you can get a pretty good idea of the type of music you’re about to hear. But the cards were stacked against the Canadian synth-pop duo. They took the stage Saturday (Jun. 23) during Day One… More »

Best Of Bonnaroo: 11 Great Pop Moments In The Festival’s History

Carl Williott | June 7, 2012 - 5:30 am

This weekend marks the 11th iteration of Manchester, Tennessee’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. At the inaugural fest in 2002, it was a jam-band paradise, heavy on the noodling but light on the zeitgeist. Each year, though, it has expanded in size and scope, and this year’s lineup is the biggest and arguably the most… More »

The Morning Mix: Rihanna Heats Up Helsinki

Idolator Staff | August 17, 2011 - 5:04 am

Did You Hear?

:: Gun-toting Battleship babe Rihanna rocked Finnish music festival “On The Beach”. RiRi will be staying in Europe through the weekend, where she’s co-headlining the V music fest in England alongside Eminem. [Music & Lyrics]

:: Snoop Dogg’s 10-year-old daughter Cori B. has unveiled her debut single “Do… More »