Here's Blood Orange Reinterpreting Janet Jackson on Kimmel

When Blood Orange aka Dev Hynes performed a solo version of "Time Will Tell" on Kimmel Tuesday night, it was a pitch-perfect recreation of the video—interpretive dance moves and an all-white ensemble, a sort of inverse of the intimate choreography Janet Jackson threw down in the video for "Pleasure Principle,"… » 10/29/14 1:30pm Wednesday 1:30pm

OK Go's 'I Won't Let You Down' Video Will Brighten Your Shitty Monday

OK Go's new video for "I Won't Let You Down" is begging you to turn that Monday scowl upside down. It's filled with all the things that make you happy: synchronized dancing with umbrellas, bright colors and Segway choreography. Also, tons of aerial effects because a drone filmed it in Japan. » 10/27/14 3:20pm Monday 3:20pm

Iggy Azalea Falls Victim to the SNL Curse

It's not just Halloween: television sound stages are notoriously difficult for musicians to navigate, as they are cavernous and tinny with acoustics suited for conversations and applause, and Saturday Night Live's soundstage is, notoriously, the worst of any of them. It has been the site of both demise (Ashlee… » 10/27/14 11:30am Monday 11:30am

A Bass Singer Covers "All About That Bass," Just Like You Asked

I never imagined a man with a deep bass voice singing Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass." But a song called "All About That Bass" should legally have a bass version. Here to right that wrong are the three vocalists in the video above: Bass singer Avi Kaplan and backup vocalists Mario Jose and Naomi Samilton. » 10/24/14 6:20pm 10/24/14 6:20pm

New 1D Video Co-Stars Danny DeVito, a Chimp and Cultural Appropriation

Teasers from One Direction's video for "Steal My Girl" (the song that caused one YouTube commenter to write "OMGGGGGGG IM DIED") have been popping up for weeks now — and from the oddest sources, too. Today, to the thrill of Directioners everywhere, the video was finally released in its entirety. Let me tell you, it is » 10/24/14 2:20pm 10/24/14 2:20pm

Dej Loaf Is Going to Be a Star

On Tuesday night, Dej Loaf took the stage in a mink. Or fox, or sable—whatever it was, it was fluffy fur, the age-old symbol, especially in hip-hop, that you're finally rich. The 23-year-old wore it with a flair that was unmistakably of Detroit, the flashy style of her hometown, accessorized with her omnipresent… » 10/22/14 6:30pm 10/22/14 6:30pm