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 »
The holiday season in New York City isn’t official until the Rockefeller Center’s Christmas tree lighting takes place — and it occurred last night (December 3)! Along with the special ceremony, a handful of musicians stopped by to perform some yuletide classics.
Mariah Carey, a.k.a the queen of the holidays, celebrated the… More »
The undisputed Queen of the Christmas and all other festive occasions, Mariah Carey, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of her classic seasonal LP Merry Christmas. Since its 1994 release, the enduring yuletide soundtrack has sold 15 million+ copies around the world — making it the best-selling holiday album ever. To commemorate… More »
As 2014 draws to a close, one thing that stands out the most about this year is the huge wave of artists who broke international barriers and crossed over into our pop music consciousness. And we’re not just talking about the UK, where Disclosure, Sam Smith, Charli XCX, Ella Henderson and Clean Bandit hail from… More »
Is My Everything diva Ariana Grande now coming for the legend Mariah Carey’s crown as the Queen of festive pop? “Putting out a kewt Christmas song for u on nov 24th called Santa Tell Me!” she tweeted this morning (November 13). “Lil something for the holidays :) so excited.”
I guess time… More »
Here we go again: It’s now a week after the election and one day before Veterans Day, so it’s time for pop-loving readers to take advantage of their democratic privileges and vote! November is nearly halfway over — trust, we’re as shocked as you are — and we’re calling on Idolator readers to… More »
The Australian leg of Mariah Carey’s The Elusive Chanteuse Show got off to a controversial start when her Perth support act was axed at the last minute. Natalia (the aggrieved local artist) ran to the media and told anyone who would listen that Mimi dropped her for being a woman. Lambs aren’t buying… More »
Mariah Carey’s diva antics are generally appreciated by fans and the general public alike but she might have taken things a little too far when The Elusive Chanteuse Show rolled into Australia. The pop icon has been accused of axing a budding pop star as her support act in Perth because she’s a… More »
Are you a New York-based Lambily member? Is Mariah Carey all you want for Christmas this year? You’re in luck: The Elusive Chanteuse herself is coming to the city to celebrate the hliday season with a short run of Christmas concerts.
Mimi certainly knows a thing or two about a festive… More »
The poor performance of Mariah Carey’s Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse album is one of 2014’s greatest mysteries. It’s arguably her best album since The Emancipation Of Mimi — a view supported by an avalanche of excellent reviews. So why didn’t it sell? Def Jam’s new CEO Steve Bartels was asked just… More »
The Elusive Chanteuse Show might have only just kicked off in Tokyo on October 4, but already, Mariah Carey’s been plagued with vocal problems.
While the glamorous Me. I Am Mariah diva has delighted the Lambily with the show’s promising set list — including a cover of Billie Holiday’s “Don’t Explain” — the… More »
Mariah Carey launched her world tour, The Elusive Chanteuse Show, on October 4 in Tokyo. And as she promised, there were surprises. Halfway through her career-spanning set, Carey and trusted music director Jim Wright launched into a faithful cover of Billie Holiday’s “Don’t Explain”… More »
Ariana Grande didn’t make a great impression on the Australian media yesterday (September 7) when she walked out of a press event after being snapped from the wrong angle. It seems the My Everything diva issued a long list of strict instructions to attending journalists and photographers that included not asking questions about Mariah Carey or… More »
:: This is just gross. Charli XCX was recording a drop (a fancy term for an introduction) for Dutch radio when the host asked if she was fingering herself. She was upset (for good reason) and took to Twitter to vent her frustrations. [Spin]
:: Demi Lovato must love Halloween because she’s already modeling… More »
Happy Friday, Idolator readers! Are you ready for your pop knowledge quiz? Let’s review what happened this week, shall we?
All eyes were on Taylor Swift as the country-pop diva held a Yahoo live-stream to reveal details about her fifth studio album 1989, which will be released in October. Tay also premiered her… More »