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Miranda Lambert: Platinum

On "Priscilla," Miranda Lambert compares herself to Elvis Presley's long-suffering wife back in the day, "married to a man who's married to …

Ed Sheeran: X

On his second album, <i>X</i>, Ed Sheeran supersizes his romantic affliction: Each new day is a fresh chance for this guy to hit the bar, fall in love, get …

REVIEW: Sia Confronts 1000 Forms of Fear on New Album

Fans of the quirky Australian singer-songwriter Sia Furler typically fall into two camps: those who first knew her as the voice behind “Breathe Me,” …

Love it or loathe it? EW debates Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off'

Taylor Swift dropped some big news yesterday—her forthcoming album <i>1989</i>, inspired by the sounds of “late ’80s pop,” will debut on October 27. The …

Ariana Grande: My Everything

Ariana Grande showed promise on her 2013 debut, <i>Yours Truly</i> – a classic case of "great voice, shame about the tunes," overseen by Nineties R&B god …

Hozier: Hozier

A few months ago, 24-year-old Andrew Hozier-Byrne was a little-known Irish singer-songwriter. But his YouTube hit "Take Me to Church" won him a wave …

Soul Music

The Simple Pleasures of Taylor Swift’s New Album, 1989

In ways good and bad, the think-piece economy rewards complicated things, especially when it comes to music. Think about the women in pop whose albums have been met favorably and feverishly on the web over the past year: <b>Beyoncé</b> all but redesigned the wheel for the spectacular release of her visual …

New Albums

Halloween Costumes for Singles: Sugar or Spice?

With Halloween approaching, singles everywhere need to ramp up their mingling skills and accept invitations to parties knowing that they'll have extra permission to flirt this week.<p>If you're not sure what to wear to capture his or her eye, online dating site PlentyOfFish can help you with your …

Sam Smith & Ed Sheeran Sang 'Stay With Me' Together, But We're Not Crying (Okay, We Are)

At a Wednesday night concert in England, Sam Smith brought Ed Sheeran on stage to help him sing "Stay With Me." The crowd was into it.<p>So was Smith:<p>We'll be over here crying.

Lana Del Rey - Brooklyn Baby (Monsieur Adi Remix)

This isn't the first time Lana Del Rey and French DJ/producer Monsieur Adi have met. During the rise of Del Rey's album <i>Born To Die</i>, we heard the …

Lana Del Rey

Jason Aldean Responds to CMA Awards Snub

When the nominations for the 48th annual CMA Awards were announced last week, the most notable omission was that of Jason Aldean. The singer, whose …

Country Music

Little Big Town, Kenny Rogers Perform in 'Star-Spangled' Spotlight

With our national anthem celebrating its 200th anniversary, it's only fitting that the star-spangled celebration should feature a couple of country …

Country Music