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Pharrell – “Frontin’ (Disclosure Remix)” (Feat. Jay Z)

Although people tend to think of music publications as monolithic hive-mind entities, the Stereogum staff comprises individuals, and we don’t always agree. One prime example: In his review of Pharrell’s G I R L, Tom called “Frontin’,” Pharrell’s debut solo single from 2003, “a vaguely terrible lounge-funk midtempo jam.” Although “Frontin’” is definitely lounge-funk, unquestionably [...]



Video: Dame Dash Talks Jay-Z vs. Solange

Dame Dash comments on the Jay-Z vs. Solange scuffle. He says he thought it was hilarious but, all things considered, he feels like Jay handled it well. He goes on to say that he loves all of the memes that popped up after the news broke and promises that if him and Jay were still [...]

The Week In Pop: Ain’t Paramore Fun?

The question is not so much “How did Paramore end up on American Idol?” as “Why did it take them so long to get there?” As I explained at length last month, the Warped Tour scene that carried Hayley Williams and company to stardom was very much a pop star delivery system, and if anyone [...]



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