Angel Olsen has released her new video for "Shut Up Kiss Me." The song hails from her forthcoming third studio full-length album, My Woman, which will be released this fall via Jagjaguwar. The singer eschews her softer, folkier past a bit for a more sassy, flirty approach on "Shut Up Kiss...
DreamWorks has released the first trailer for their forthcoming animated movie Trolls. The film features the voices of Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Gwen Stefani, Jeffrey Tambor, Russell Brand, James Corden, Kunal Nayyar, Ron Funches, Icona Pop, Zooey Deschanel and others. In the film's first trailer, Branch (voiced by Timberlake) introduces himself....
Rostrum Records, and its founder Benjy Grinberg, have filed a lawsuit against Wiz Khalifa, whose given name is Cameron Jabril Thomaz. Their cross-complaint, which was filed on Wednesday in Los Angeles, is in response to the lawsuit Khalifa filed against them in May. In documents obtained by Rolling Stone, the new...
On her Twitter account, Margo Price identifies herself as "songbird, thunderbird, jailbird." And at least two of those are true: during a dark period in her past, Price did a weekend in jail after getting pulled over following a night of heavy boozing. The Illinois-born singer-songwriter documents the experience in the song...
There hasn't been a new Cure album since 2008's 4:13 Dream, but that didn't stop them from launching a huge world tour earlier this year. Every night they play for three hours, mixing in big hits like "Pictures of You" and "Friday I'm in Love" with lesser-known songs like "At...
With a summer's worth of tour dates ahead of them, the Band Perry are giving fans a sneak peak of their highly anticipated third album, which was largely crafted before the dissolution of their six-year deal with Big Machine Records. The trio parted ways with the Nashville label in May, leaving...
Steve Aoki, Rich the Kid and ILoveMakonnen teamed up to host the ultimate rager in the debauched video for new single "How Else." The track is a dance flip of the song "No Ma'am 2" off Rich the Kid and ILoveMakonnen's collaborative mixtape Whip It. The NSFW clip has Aoki DJ-ing...
YG spit fire at the GOP presidential nominee in March with "FDT (Fuck Donald Trump)," a funky collaboration with Nipsey Hussle. Now, the rapper has escalated his anti-Trump platform with a mock attack ad released by Genius, reciting the song's outraged lyrics from behind a podium. "I like white folks, but I don't...
The Chainsmokers had a viral hit in 2014 with "#Selfie," a cheeky electro-house track about a woman detailing her night at the club, taking selfies to cheer herself up. For the EDM duo, moving past the viral success of "#Selfie" as they were trying to make a name for themselves proved to...
When Ronnie McDowell recorded the 1977 crossover smash "The King Is Gone" after Elvis Presley's death, he had no idea that his fascination with the rock icon would help spawn a friendship with Presley's guitarist Scotty Moore. In a bizarre bit of Nashville history, it turns out that Moore, who...
For her next album, Kelly Clarkson is doing things completely her way. The pop powerhouse has left RCA Records after 14 years and more than 25 million albums sold. She signed with the label just after winning the inaugural season of American Idol — and while grateful for her success and...
Bat for Lashes held a webchat with fans Wednesday to promote her new LP The Bride, and when asked about her thoughts on the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union, Natasha Khan was optimistic about the massive changes that are about the sweep her home country. "I do believe the...
Young Thug lounges around a house filled with models in his glitzy "Turn Up" video, a promotional teaser for his fiancée Jerrika Karlae's swimsuit line, Karlae Swimwear. The clip, directed by Garfield Larmond, plays out like one lengthy swimsuit parade, as Thug and Karlae flirt nearby.  "I got what you want/...
David Nail has recruited country duo Brothers Osborne for the track that will lead off his upcoming fourth LP, Fighter. Up-tempo from the outset, lyrically "Good at Tonight" carries an anthemic, living-for-the-moment message. At the halfway point, the tune kicks into overdrive with TJ and John Osborne on harmony, augmented by...
St. Vincent debuted an intimate ballad Tuesday night during her first show of 2016, a concert at New York's Le Poisson Rouge benefiting her drummer Matt Johnson's son, Jasper, who is recovering after suffering a seizure in February. As Pitchfork reports, singer-guitarist Annie Clark performed the full set wearing – for...
Pharrell Williams recently dropped by Sesame Street to teach Elmo and Cookie Monster about the transitive powers of reading. "You can go anywhere without leaving the chair by reading a book / You can be anything, a pirate, a king / Just grab a book," Williams sings on the uptempo "B Is...
Sitting on his bus backstage at Bonnaroo, Chris Stapleton's eyes go wide when he spies a visitor wearing a vintage Highwaymen T-shirt. "Wow, that's a real one," he exclaims. The same can be said of Stapleton, who stands out for his musical authenticity in a format dominated by cookie-cutter bros relying...
On Saturday, the video for Kanye West's "Famous" whipped up the typical amount of online outrage thanks to its use of nude mock-ups of Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Donald Trump and other famous figures. After some blowback, the rap superstar tweeted simply and defiantly: "Can somebody sue me already #I'll wait." Ignoring...
After spending the past few years revisiting and reissuing his storied catalog, Van Morrison will release Keep Me Singing, his first collection of new music in four years, this September. The self-produced album, Morrison's 36th studio LP, features 12 new originals from Morrison alongside a cover of "Share Your Love With Me," previously popularized...
Pantera's Vinnie Paul, whose former bandmate "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott was killed onstage by a crazed fan in 2004, discussed the murder of Christina Grimmie in a new interview. "It just floored me, man," Paul told KBAT (via Team Rock). "I never thought it would happen again. And that's really almost the same scenario that...