Men Can Tell When We've Got Our Periods Just by Listening to Our Voices

We so often go to great lengths to keep the fact that we're menstruating to ourselves. From hiding our tampons in our pockets on the way to the office restroom to bowing out on dates during inopportune times, we have perfected the art of pretending we never bleed. Uterine lining? What uterine lining? But now it turns… » 1/30/12 4:00pm 1/30/12 4:00pm

Tina Fey Takes You Inside The Hidden World Of Girls

"From the dunes of the Sahara to a slumber party in Manhattan, from the dancehalls of Jamaica to a racetrack in Ramallah, Tina Fey takes us around the world into the secret life of girls and the women they become. Sound-rich, evocative, funny, and powerful—stories of coming of age, rituals and rites of passage, secret… » 11/05/11 4:45pm 11/05/11 4:45pm

The Amy Winehouse/Nas Duet Is Sad, Soulful, Bittersweet

The melodic vocals on "Like Smoke," Amy Winehouse's posthumous new single, were originally recorded in 2008. She always wanted to collaborate with Nas, aka Mr. Jones, and he's added his voice to the track by rapping between her chorus. Sad that it happened after she died.
Her lyrics: » 11/03/11 3:00pm 11/03/11 3:00pm

Coco's New Single: "Shoe Freak"

Once you've successfully mastered the art of explaining Coco to your Mom, you can move on to trying to explain this: her new single, "Shoe Freak." In this one-minute snippet, Coco sings a seemingly endless list of her favorite footwear designers over a thumpin' club background, which we suppose is kind of helpful if you … » 6/23/11 7:45pm 6/23/11 7:45pm

Let Samuel L. Jackson Tell Your Kids To "Go the Fuck to Sleep"

When award-winning novelist and author Adam Mansbach was dealing with his daughter's countless sleepless nights, he took to writing down his feelings on the fairly-frustrating matter. What resulted was Go The Fuck To Sleep, a children's book parody of that gut-feeling that a lot of us feel as we read our children… » 6/15/11 11:10am 6/15/11 11:10am

A New Anthem For Moms-To-Be: "I Got Pregnant"

This ridiculous ditty from Ilana Cohn, Christine Lakin and Leonora Pitts — otherwise known as comedy group The Fun Club — features a slew of classy women lying in backyard beach chairs with voices that sound eerily like we're watching an episode of Jersey Shore. Now that "I Got Pregnaaaaant!" is surely playing in your… » 6/09/11 7:00pm 6/09/11 7:00pm

Here's That Michaele Salahi Song You Didn't Ask For

It doesn't matter that The Real Housewives of D.C. has officially been cancelled—Michaele Salahi is still engaging in what's become a Housewife rite of passage by releasing a song on iTunes today called "Bump It." Salahi claims she was inspired to record the song after Oprah told her "Wow, you have an amazing voice!" when … » 5/11/11 1:10pm 5/11/11 1:10pm

Lady Gaga Releases Biblical Dance Track In Time For Easter

"Jesus is my virtue, and Judas is the demon I cling to," Gaga sings in her new track, "Judas." The Madonna enthusiast is in her "Like A Prayer" phase, guys! Although: There are moments when it kind of sounds like she's saying "Jew, ah, ah." So maybe you can play the tune at Seder while looking for the Afikoman. In any case, as … » 4/15/11 7:10pm 4/15/11 7:10pm

Jessie J Actually Has A Great Voice, Not That That's Enough These Days

If you'd only read about Brit singer Jessie J previous to seeing her on Saturday Night Live over the weekend, you may have been shocked to discover that she could, you know, sing. The headlines regarding the artist (in the U.S., at least) have been about her writing songs for Britney, wearing skimpy outfits and being… » 3/14/11 3:51pm 3/14/11 3:51pm

Kim Kardashian's New Single "Jam (Turn It Up)"

Click to viewObviously she was going to be heavily auto-tuned, but the fact that this is probably the most boring song in the history of reality stars' attempts at a music career is slightly surprising. Didn't she make like a bajillion dollars last year? Couldn't she afford a halfway decent producer? Listen at your own … » 3/02/11 2:36pm 3/02/11 2:36pm

Willow Smith's New Single Brimming With Her Signature Braggadocio

Willow Smith, who was born in the year 2000, has a new track titled "21st Century Girl." A follow-up to the swaggerific "Whip My Hair," this new song is a bouncy piece of fluff that most dancers would be glad to fist-pump to, and the lyrics speak of Willow's ambition: "I feel like I can take over the world/If only I get my … » 3/01/11 3:12pm 3/01/11 3:12pm

Lady Gaga's Preachy New Self-Acceptance Dance Single Has Arrived

Most dance tracks usually lack a message beyond "I throw my hands up in the air sometimes" and wearing the latest "brands, brands, brands." The last time I got into something dancey with a message, Deee-Lite was involved. But as the folks at PopWrap note, between Katy Perry's "Firework," Pink's "Raise Your Glass" and Gaga's… » 2/11/11 10:18am 2/11/11 10:18am