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The Weeknd Remixes Lorde’s ‘Royals’ – Listen

16 year old singer Lorde, the first woman to top the Alternative Charts in 17 years, gets a silky remix from the Canadian R&B Lothario The Weeknd.


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The Weeknd Blasted By Portishead For Unapproved ‘Machine Gun’ Sample

“When someone asks to sample you and you refuse they should have the respect as a fellow artist to not use it,” Portishead’s Geoff Barrow said via Twitter.


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Jukebox Jury: Is There Room For Feelings In Hip-Hop?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Emotions in hip-hop aren’t exactly new. Tupac’s “Dear Mama” was one of […]



Florence Welch Plans To Take A Year Off From Music

After a breakout year, Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine has announced plans of taking a year-long hiatus away from the music industry.



Lollapalooza Hints 2012 Lineup With Lyric Teases For Jack White, The Weeknd, Justice, And Die Antwoord [Listen]

[photogallerylink id=94955 align=left]If you’ve been leery about Lollapalooza leads leaked in the past, we don’t blame you. After bogus initial rumors floated by faux-insider, lollaleaks, the true festival organizers have dropped some actual information about […]



Free MP3 Download: Florence + The Machine, “Shake it Out” (The Weeknd Remix)

[photogallerylink id=84347 align=left]The dog days seem to be sticking around Chicago — and who’s complaining? Especially when a new album from [lastfm]Florence + the Machine[/lastfm] is just on the horizon. Canadian narco-R&B project [lastfm]the Weeknd[/lastfm] […]