The “Anaconda” Video (And Drake, Poor Drake’s Existential Crisis)


Have you seen the "Anacoda" video yet? Basically, it's the flip side of Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back" – a confusing message of female empowerment and sexual objectification that is both a tribute to strong, sexual women and a tirade against skinny bitches in clubs. With Nikki playing bongos on girls' booties. Lighthearted, sure, but fraught with ... See the Rest

New Leonard Cohen Song: “Almost Like the Blues”

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Poet / singer / songwriter / philosopher / cultural touchstone Leonard Cohen has confirmed the September 23rd release of his new album Popular Problems, set to be unveiled just two days after his 80th birthday. "Yet again, Leonard Cohen has broken musical boundaries with new creative inspiration," Rob Stringer, Chairman/CEO of Columbia Records ... Watch Now

Watch Iggy Azalea featuring Rita Ora “Black Widow”

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Will Rita finally break in America with "Black Widow"? There's a lot riding on this video. Ostensibly, it's Iggy Azalea FEATURING Rita Ora, but Rita's doing the heavy lifting here. She sounds a bit too much like Katy Perry for my taste (Katy wrote the song, in fact), but she looks great and the song is quite the earworm. I'm hoping this is the ... Watch Now

Tune for Today: Troye Sivan “Happy Little Pill”

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Twinkly Australian songbird/YouTube superstar Troye Sivan has released this lush little ditty "Happy Little Pill" off his upcoming EP, TRXYE.  “I wrote this song during a bit of a rough time for someone super close to me, and for myself, and it still means as much to me as the day i wrote it, and i’m still as in love with it as the day i wrote ... See the Rest

Disturbing Must-Watch Video of the Day: Paolo Nutini’s “Iron Sky”


Remember Paolo Nutini? The pillow-lipped Scottish crooner had a minor US hit in 2007 with "New Shoes." Now he's back with a decidedly darker song and video. The short film for "Iron Sky" starts with two minutes of grainy, difficult-to-watch documentary footage of junkies, schizophrenics, homeless people, and a man writhing in pain covering his ... See the Rest

Watch Sam Smith’s New Video “I’m Not the Only One”

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Glee actor Dianna Agron and The Mindy Project’s yummy Chris Messina star in the latest Sam Smith video "I'm Not the Only One" about love and betrayal and infidelity and the masks we wear.  In it, Dianna – looking like an old stepmother of mine, it's very weird – plays a housewife who tries to maintain the illusion of a happy marriage after she ... See the Rest

New Katy Perry Video: “This Is How We Do”

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Twerking ice cream cones, boys in PeeWee Herman suits, Katy in a cute Mondrian print dress and geometric hairdo... it's a kaleidoscopic offering from Katy Perry for her "This Is How We Do" video. Watch it now – it'll grow on you. ... Watch Now

Arm Porn: Nick Jonas’ “Chains” Video


Nick Jonas debuted his music video for "Chains" this morning, in which we find the newly somber and bemuscled hunk falling through the air, fighting with an army, and being tied up in chains for a mysterious lady. Get More: Nick Jonas, Chains, Music, More Music Videos   He talked to MTV News about the big changes in his life, ... See the Rest