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Robyn is unpredictable in her musical movements
Robyn: Our New VBF

The return of Robyn is a pretty big deal. It’s not because her fans love her so much – like, really love her – or because her songs are a direct line (...)

Lykke Li headlining the Øya Festival in Oslo, Norway. Photogrph: Helge Brekke

Sigrid, Tove Lo, Tove Styrke, Astrid S, Alma, MØ, Icona Pop, Zara Larsson, Seinabo Sey, Aurora. Recognise any of these names? You should. A wave of Sc(...)

Taylor Swift’s intentions may be honourable but tangled up within this complicated web of victimhood and tired gossip is her own form of girl power.

Of all the modern pop conundrums – What is a Post Malone? Is Rita Ora the Bear Grylls survivalist of music? – the one that is the true puzzler of our (...)

Noah's voice retains some of the deeper timbres that Miley has mastered, but in her song choices she has taken the darker route in pop
Noah Cyrus: Our New VBF

There’s no doubting the unwavering power of pop siblings. Just look to Beyoncé and Solange, Kylie and Dannii Minogue, First Aid Kit’s Klara and Johann(...)

Tove Lo has just released her third album Blue Lips

“I can’t flash my tits on TV, that’s just a fact that I’ve learned.” At the time of our interview, Tove Lo’s third album Blue Lips hadn’t yet bee(...)

The Script: armed with a noble cause and a large platform

Adapt or die. Darwin said it, Brad Pitt in Moneyball said it, and now The Script are saying it, ready with an album intended for the streaming generat(...)

Impressive showing: Beyoncé, Chance the Rapper, Drake, Rihanna, Kanye West and Adele

The nominations for the 59th annual Grammy awards, which will be handed out on February 12th, had some expected outcomes – Beyoncé dominated, with Le(...)

Now that she is well and truly installed as a bona-fide pop star, Ellie Goulding could probably afford to throw a little experimentation into (...)

Tove Lo

TRACK OF THE WEEK Thousand Miles - Tove Lo You may remember our obsession with Tove Lo thanks to Habits (Stay High) earlier this year. Thousand Mil(...)

Tove Nilsson knows how to pen earworms. Over the past couple of months, Habits (Stay High) has found its ways onto many a play- list thanks to its fiz(...)