It was a fun year for pop music, but mostly it was fun.’s year for pop music. The trio dominated radio with its hits “We Are Young” and “Some Nights,” a pair of ambitious, restless singles that encapsulated the wide open possibilities of pop music in 2012. “We Are Young” was played endlessly alongside hits … Continue Reading →
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We’re ranking his 40 best collaborations, which mark some of his best work. On almost all of these songs, he steals the show out from underneath his host (or hosts).
Nat “King” Cole, Bing Crosby and Brenda Lee can rest easy: Their Christmas classics aren’t going anywhere. But what about the new class of holiday favorites? Here’s my list of 10 Christmas songs from 2000 and beyond that are keeping the holiday tradition alive and deserve a spot on your Xmas playlist. (Listen to the … Continue Reading →
Vh1 has unveiled its list of the Top 100 songs of the ’00s, and Beyonce’s “Crazy in Love” tops the list. Not a bad choice at all. When I made my own list of the Top 101 songs of the ’00s (beat you by one, Vh1!), “Crazy in Love” was No. 5. Vh1 and I … Continue Reading →