We're Calling It Now: 5SOS Has the Song of the Summer

The song of the summer isn't by Pink or Rihanna or Rita Ora. No, it's by an Australian band actually named 5 Seconds of Summer, a name that does not guarantee their summertime success but certainly doesn't hurt their chances. Still confused? For those of you who don't regularly follow the rise and fall of lesser boy… » 4/10/14 2:30pm 4/10/14 2:30pm

YOU GUYS, the Boy Band Triplets Answered Our Questions!!!

YOU GUYS. Remember the Tindall Triplets from Friday? Those three special bros who sing songs while all having the same face? We had a lot of questions for them (see below). And it turns out that Lance, Jordan, and Miles are terrific sports and—"by popular demand on Jezebel staff MORE LIKE FEDEX SHIPPING OVERNIGHT"—they… » 3/31/14 2:50pm 3/31/14 2:50pm

We Have Some Questions About This Boy Band of Triplets

This morning I woke up to a tweet from an account called Tx3. Nobody I knew. Probably nothing interesting. "We'd really appreciate if you would Check our cover song!" they wrote. "Retweet!! :) Thanks so much!" I usually ignore self-promotional spam, but for some reason—some spontaneous, fortuitous reason—I clicked "play" on… » 3/28/14 3:45pm 3/28/14 3:45pm

Pharrell to Black Women: You Don't Need Me to Represent You

Remember when the Internet was mad at Pharrell Williams for not including a black woman on his G I R L album cover? Well, the Oscar-nominated Hat Wearer called the Internet's bluff in a new GQ interview, saying that one of the women in the LP’s photo is indeed black. And also, it's not his responsibility to represent… » 3/25/14 4:20pm 3/25/14 4:20pm

Your Evening Jam: Allie X Will Hypnotize You With 'Prime'

I don't know where Allie X has been all our lives, but her new single, "Prime," is fantastic. It's a perfect blend of catchy melody, memorable lyrics, and just enough oomph to get you thinking about dancing without actually having to do it. (Which is good, because no one wants to see the combination of tap and arm… » 3/22/14 7:00pm 3/22/14 7:00pm

'Let It Go' Is Now a Club Anthem And It Is Genius

If you thought "Let It Go" had reached its saturation point and have been sighing at the umpteenth cover that's made the rounds on your favorite sites, get ready to be sucked back in with this energizing club mix created by Dave Audé. Idina Menzel's vocals are a perfect match for the pumping rhythm and electronic sounds… » 3/22/14 6:20pm 3/22/14 6:20pm

Oh, the Unbelievable Shit You Get Writing About Music as a Woman

There's a blog goin' round the bend lately that's got people talking: A woman named Sarah O'Holla has a tumblr devoted to going through her husband's record collection, reviewing every single album to get to know more about it (and him). She's not a music critic; she's a librarian who waxes earnest/sarcastic about the… » 3/20/14 2:10pm 3/20/14 2:10pm

Backstreet Boys & Avril Lavigne Team Up for Most Depressing Tour Ever

1997-2003 enthusiasts rejoice. The Backstreet Boys and Avril Lavigne have announced a North American tour that will kick off in May and run through the summer. "Hooray," someone shouts somewhere as she dusts off the collection of sassy keychains that she bought at Claire's. "I haven't been this excited since Bath & Body… » 3/14/14 7:20pm 3/14/14 7:20pm

Sharp Cultural Commentary and Speedos Abound in J. Lo's New Video

J. Lo's new music video for "I Luh Ya PaPi" is out, and it's the most fun — and, blessed be, actually effective — media commentary via music video to emerge from the lurid swamp of pop culture in recent memory. » 3/14/14 12:40pm 3/14/14 12:40pm

Bill O'Reilly Thinks Beyoncé Is Bad for Teenage Girls

Bill O'Reilly, who — according to Bill O'Reilly — has always gone out of his way to serve underprivileged youth, is not a fan of Beyoncé's sexy jam "Partition," not because there are no references in the song to his own sexual preferences (laying a "falafel" on someone's "pussy"), but because he thinks it sets a bad example… » 3/11/14 1:10pm 3/11/14 1:10pm