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The Drop: Your Guide To New Music Friday Starring Terror Jr, OKENYO & Andie Case

Mike Wass | April 29, 2016 - 5:52 pm

Your cheat sheet for the week’s new releases. More »

2014 In Review — Pop Divas Bared Their Boobs (A Lot): 22 Pics

Mike Wass | December 24, 2014 - 5:30 am

In many ways, 2014 was the year of the celebrity nude. Never before has ditching your clothes in the name of artistic expression — and free publicity — been so accepted and common-place. The leading ladies of pop took turns upping the ante in raunchy magazine shoots (let’s be honest, RihannaMore »

Ingrid Michaelson Covers Taylor Swift’s “Clean”: Watch

Christina Lee | December 13, 2014 - 7:18 am

Ingrid Michaelson covered Taylor Swift’s “Clean” at Billboard’s Women in Music event, held on December 12. As she explains, this performance was the closest she’ll come to claiming the 1989 song as her own.

“Taylor played me a few songs off her new record in her apartment,” Michaelson says. “We danced around… More »

Fifth Harmony Cover Mariah Carey, While Meghan Trainor Contributes An Original Song To Epic Record’s Christmas EP

Mike Wass | November 13, 2014 - 12:47 pm

Epic Records is celebrating a banner year by releasing their first-ever festive EP I’ll Be Home For Christmas (due November 24) — curated by legendary producer/head honcho L.A. Reid. The seven-track stocking filler features a number of the label’s breakout stars including “All About That Bass” hitmaker Meghan Trainor and pop’s hottest girl band… More »

Ingrid Michaelson Emerges As The New Queen Of Self-Help Pop: Watch Her Moving “Afterlife” Video

Mike Wass | October 29, 2014 - 3:13 pm

Ingrid Michaelson sneakily gave herself a winning pop makeover on new LP Lights Out and nobody seemed to notice until infectious lead single “Girls Chase Boys” caught fire on radio and slowly rose the Billboard Hot 100 — eventually becoming the 34-year-old’s second biggest hit. She looks get to repeat that success with… More »

Girls Take It Off: 16 Super Sexy Pics Of Pop Divas Baring Almost All In 2014 (Q3)

Mike Wass | October 27, 2014 - 12:48 pm

It’s time for our quarterly round-up of raunchy pop diva pics! And, as usual, the leading ladies of music did not disappoint. In further proof that 2014 is the year of the nude, it was almost an embarrassment of the riches with everyone from 19-year-old newcomer Niykee Heaton to 56-year-old pop legend MadonnaMore »

Ingrid Michaelson Is Topless On The Cover Of New Single “Afterlife”. Because 2014.

Mike Wass | October 2, 2014 - 3:54 pm

Ingrid Michaelson is tastefully topless on the cover of new single “Afterlife”. There’s no explanation needed. Anything goes in 2014, so I’d be more shocked if the veteran singer/songwriter was fully clothed. Enough about the glamorous artwork. More importantly, the song is really, really good and should find love at radio like surprise hit “GirlsMore »

Stuck On Repeat: Ingrid Michaelson’s Awesome “Girls Chase Boys”

Mike Wass | August 21, 2014 - 12:34 pm

Ingrid Michaelson slyly released one of the year’s best pop songs way back in February and it’s taken half a year for most of us to realize it. The 34-year-old singer/songwriter is currently enjoying the second biggest hit of her long career with “Girls Chase Boys”, which is hovering just outside the top 50 of… More »

‘Disco Demolition 2′ To Destroy Miley Cyrus And Justin Bieber Records: Morning Mix

Christina Lee | July 17, 2014 - 5:03 am

Did You Hear?

:: A minor-league baseball team plans to destroy Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus records due to their “musical disease.” The event has been dubbed “Disco Demolition 2: You Better Belieb It,” as inspired by the 1979 event in Chicago. [Los Angeles Times]

:: David Bowie hints that he… More »

Colbie Caillat’s “Try” Lyric Video: Watch Her Go Makeup-Free With Sara Bareilles & Others

Robbie Daw | June 10, 2014 - 3:17 pm

Yesterday, Colbie Caillat surprised fans by pulling a small-scale Beyonce and releasing Gypsy Heart Side A, a five-track EP that is to precede the singer-songwriter’s full-length Gypsy Heart album (due out later this year). The Babyface-produced “Try” serves as a single for this particular appetizer of Caillat’s.

“We did four or five songs. More »

‘Frozen’ Overtakes ‘Lion King” As The Longest-Running #1 Soundtrack From An Animated Movie

Robbie Daw | April 23, 2014 - 9:25 am

At the domestic box office, Disney’s Oscar-winning Frozen is currently about $93,000 shy of hitting the $400 million mark. And on the Billboard 200, the movie’s soundtrack has now racked up an 11th week at the top, thus surpassing the 10-week run of The Lion King in 1994 to become the longest-reigning #1 soundtrack from… More »

Christmas Playlist: 19 Pop Songs Of Winter, Lights, Mistletoe And Sleighs!

Idolator Staff | December 5, 2013 - 5:28 am

The turkey leftovers have been cleared out, the tree is up and we’re feeling overwhelmed by the sheer amount of cards that need to be dropped in the mail this month. A good excuse to procrastinate on the latter: We decided that no website is complete at this time of year without a festive playlist,… More »

Ingrid Michaelson Transforms Into Lady Gaga, Madonna, Amy Winehouse, David Bowie & More

Becky Bain | May 25, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Ingrid Michaelson is one with her fellow music artists, both past and present, in her new video for “Blood Brothers”, off her album Human Again. In the time-lapse video, we see the singer-songwriter — with the magic of a team of make-up artists — turn into Madonna (circa her Marilyn Monroe era), David Bowie as Ziggy Stardust,… More »

Will Lana Del Rey’s ‘Born To Die’ Bump Adele’s ’21’ From #1 Next Week?

Robbie Daw | February 1, 2012 - 9:34 am

Adele’s 21 is in the peak position on Billboard’s Top 200 for an 18th non-consecutive week, though she may have some competition on the horizon in the form of Lana Del Rey’s debut Born To Die — the standard and deluxe versions of which are occupying the top two spots on iTunes. The divisive “VideoMore »

Popping Up: Cara Salimando

Becky Bain | April 27, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Popping Up is our recurring look at new artists making noise on the music landscape. Because, hey, Madonna and Britney were once unknown, too.

Cara Salimando says she’s been inspired by the confessional songwriting of Fiona Apple ever since she was in grade school, but this 18-year-old singer-songwriter has her own hell… More »

On The Borders: What People Aren’t Buying

Lucas Jensen | April 2, 2009 - 9:15 am

As part of book giant Borders’ slashing of its DVD and CD sections, the store here in Athens, Ga., is selling its CD and DVD inventory at 50% off. The standard pre-liquidation price for a CD? $18.99. So at 50% off, most of the remaining inventory was still as much as it would have been… More »