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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 11/21/2011

American Music Awards: Surprise, surprise, Taylor Swift wins again

Things we learned from last night’s awards show.

By Allison Stewart  |  10:14 AM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Drake, Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Adele, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Adele leads AMA noms; Who invented the remix?; See banjo great Sammy Shelor for free

Your morning headlines from the world of pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  09:54 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Adele, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, the Band Perry, Lil Wayne, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Sammy Shelor, Steve Martin

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 08/31/2011

Jay-Z, Kanye West, Adele, Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga: Summer’s musical winners and losers

Jay-Z, Kanye West and Adele come out on top, but Lil Wayne and Lady Gaga didn’t fare as well.

By Allison Stewart  |  02:01 PM ET, 08/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Adele, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Odd Future, Pistol Annies

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 08/03/2011

Katy Perry to make chart history; Kings of Leon turmoil continues; Cee Lo to play Raekwon’s dad

By David Malitz  |  10:03 AM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Katy Perry, Cee Lo, Raekwon, Kings of Leon, Taylor Swift

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 07/21/2011

Jay-Z and Kanye drop “Otis”; Katy Perry leads VMA nominees; R. Kelly has emergency surgery

By David Malitz  |  09:43 AM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Jay-Z, Kanye West, Katy Perry, R. Kelly

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 06/16/2011

In concert: Katy Perry at Merriweather Post Pavilion

Empowerment and groan-inducing double entendres from the pop star at a sold-out Merriweather Post Pavilion.

By Aaron Leitko  |  05:18 PM ET, 06/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Katy Perry

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 05/24/2011

Lists: Non-smelly cheeses, “smartly dressed” chauffeurs and eighteen other things pop stars want backstage, like, right now

Click Track looks at the current state of pop’s concert riders.

By Allison Stewart  |  05:48 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists, Lists | Tags:  Katy Perry, Van Halen, Iggy Pop, Jennifer Lopez, Mandy Moore

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 12/03/2010

Riffs: Grammys 2011 -- 5 artists who were robbed

Sade, snubbed. The Grammys aren't as embarrassing as they used to be. Remember when Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Sheryl Crow and Steely Dan would be nominated for just about anything? Or the year Jethro Tull beat out Metallica for Best...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 12/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs, Riffs | Tags:  Big Boi, Cee Lo Green, Florence and the Machine, Grammys, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Sade

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 12/01/2010

Grammy nominees to be announced tonight

Miranda Lambert won big at the CMAs. She performs at tonight's Grammy concert -- will nominations be far behind? (AP Photo/Josh Anderson) The nominees for the the 53rd annual Grammy Awards will be announced during a televised concert tonight on...

By David Malitz  |  04:08 PM ET, 12/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Grammys | Tags:  B.o.B., Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Miranda Lambert

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 09/23/2010

Katy Perry deemed too hot for "Sesame Street"; Don't judge Jay-Z's forthcoming book by its cover

By Chris Richards - Katy Perry is too hot for "Sesame Street." The pop singer recently joined Elmo to film a spot for the long-running kids television show but producers later deemed the clip un-airable due to Perry's revealing...

By Chris Richards  |  10:15 AM ET, 09/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Die Antwoord, Jay-Z, Katy Perry, T.I., Virgin Mobile FreeFest

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 08/24/2010

Album review: Katy Perry, "Teenage Dream"

Katy Perry - good girl gone bad? Bad girl gone worse? By Chris Richards So fine. So fresh. So fierce. For an entire summer, it refused to leave us alone, tumbling out of cars, gyms, nightclubs and shopping malls as...

By Chris Richards  |  11:30 AM ET, 08/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  Katy Perry

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 08/06/2010

Kanye West previews "Power" video; Arcade Fire webcast from New York; Weezer go indie

Kanye's new video teaser is even more EPIC than the chain he's wearing in this photograph. (AP/Matt Sayles.) By Chris Richards - Last night, if you didn't leave your home to see the awesome Gordo Brega/UCB show at Venus like...

By Chris Richards  |  09:15 AM ET, 08/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Arcade Fire, Beach Boys, Gordo Brega, Kanye West, Katy Perry, UCB, Weezer

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 08/05/2010

Riffs: Call it a comeback: Artists we miss. And others we'd like to miss, if only they would leave.

Taylor Swift's not going anywhere. But should she? (Toni L. Sandys/TWP) By Allison Stewart The first week sales figures for his upcoming album will tell the tale, but Kanye West's Swift-ian diss at last year's VMAs seems to be largely...

By Allison Stewart  |  02:45 PM ET, 08/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, OutKast, REM, Taylor Swift

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 07/16/2010

Polls: R.I.P. the summer concert season. Viva the summer blockbuster album?

Will the "Teflon Don" have a blockbuster on his hands? Rick Ross drops a new album next week. (Photo courtesy of Universal Music Group) By Allison Stewart At this point, it's safe to say that the summer concert season is...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 07/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Polls | Tags:  Avenged Sevenfold, Katy Perry, Rick Ross, The Arcade Fire, Trace Adkins, Usher

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 06/29/2010

Singles file: Arcade Fire, CyHi Da Prynce, Tired Pony f. Zooey Deschanel

Live versions of songs from Arcade Fire's upcoming album are starting to hit the Internet. (Kevin Westenberg) By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Arcade Fire: "City With No Children" (live) Spoiler Alert: On...

By David Malitz  |  10:30 AM ET, 06/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Arcade Fire, CyHi Da Prynce, Intalek, Katy Perry, Passion Pit, Ritchcraft, Tired Pony, Zooey Deschanel

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 06/17/2010

Taking sides: Which music video best steals from famous art?

Katy Perry: California gurl, art lover. Vampire Weekend recently sang about a "Richard Serra skatepark" but we've yet to see a video featuring the band performing in a skatepark designed by sculptor Richard Serra. Hop to it, dudes. Still, plenty...

By Chris Richards  |  12:05 PM ET, 06/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Beck, Grace Jones, Kanye West, Katy Perry, REM, Thom Yorke, Vampire Weekend

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 05/20/2010

Taking sides: Ke$ha or Katy Perry? Which Dr. Luke-produced summer smash will prevail?

You don't have a choice. Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald's fingerprints are going to be all over the airwaves this summer, like it or not. The candy-pop producer has penned some of the most tenacious earworms of our time (Kelly...

By Chris Richards  |  03:50 PM ET, 05/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Dr. Luke, Katy Perry, Ke$ha

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2010

Taking sides: Does Rolling Stone really expect us to be excited about these 40 things?

You've got to be kidding us. The latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine boasts quite a cover story: "40 Reasons to Get Excited About Music." Sounds cool, right? We dove in with eager eyeballs only to find 40 reasons...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Amy Winehouse, Black Eyed Peas, Bob Dylan, D'Angelo, Dr. Dre, Katy Perry, Neil Young, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, The Beatles, U2