The Next Big Song: Le1f’s “Wut”

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Over the past few months, two things happened: the first was that with Frank Ocean coming out of the closet, it helped prompt a much-needed shift in attitudes towards LGBT people in hip-hop. The second was that as Azealia Banks rose to power, she brought vogue and ball culture with her. Le1f (yes, that's how you spell it) is sort of the conglomeration of those two happenings. He's an openly gay rapper, he's rocking that old school vogue sound, MORE

Pet Shop Boys: Winner (VIDEO)

Pet Shop Boys - Winner

A few weeks ago we heard the fantastic new single, "Winner," from Pet Shop Boys, now here's the music video. I think the song is totally stellar, and the video has a surprising twist that you probably won't see coming, just watch it below. Also keep an eye out for the duo's (Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe) brand-new album Elysium, due to be released on September 17th via Parlophone. MORE

Watch: Lana Del Rey’s “Summertime Sadness” (VIDEO)

Lana Del Rey - Summertime Sadness

This just in ... watch Lana Del Rey's brand-new music video for "Summertime Sadness," another stunning track from Born To Die which is easily one of the best albums of 2012! The video was shot back on April 21st with Kyle Newman and his wife, actress Jaime King. Long live Lana! MORE

Nelly Furtado: Spirit Indestructible (VIDEO)

Nelly Furtado - Spirit Indestructible

Check out the brand-new music video from Nelly Furtado for "Spirit Indestructible," the second single off her upcoming album, The Spirit Indestructible (due out on September 18th). I don't mind this song at all, in fact it's pretty decent but I still love her first single, "Big Hoops," but unfortunately nobody seemed to agree with me on that one, yet I always say to each his or her own! MORE

New Music: The xx’s “Angels”

The xx - Angels

Today, I gave you raucous tales of people wanting to punch Kim Kardashian in her useless mouth, Lindsay Lohan being called a liar by one of the most high-end companies in the world, and woman-on-dog scissoring. I think it's time we come down a bit with some help from English pop band The xx and their brand-new song, "Angels". It turns out to be an absolute stunner of a track, enjoy! MORE

No Doubt: Settle Down (VIDEO)

No Doubt - Settle Down

We just heard the new No Doubt track "Settle Down" late last night, and now here's the music video! The song is totally growing on me, I'm thrilled Gwen Stefani and company are finally back with new material (their last release was 2001's Rock Steady). This is the lead single off the band's upcoming sixth studio album Push and Shove, due out September 25th via Interscope Records. MORE

Jack White: Freedom at 21 (VIDEO)

Jack White - Freedom at 21

Here's how I think the concept of the music video for "Freedom at 21" (the third single off Jack White's solo debut album Blunderbuss) came around: Hype Williams: Hey, Jack! So great to work with you! You've made some of the best music videos ever! Now listen, I was thinking we could do another stop-motion video, like Fell In Love With A Girl, or The Hardest Button to Button Jack White: WHORES! HW: ... I'm sorry? Jack White: BRING ME MORE

Madonna: Turn Up The Radio (VIDEO)

Madonna - Turn Up The Radio

OMG! I was literally about to go to bed, but then Madonna (who turns 54 on August 16th) released her latest music video for "Turn Up The Radio" (shot recently in Florence, Italy - directed by Tom Munro) which happens to be the third single from her stellar 12th studio album MDNA. Girlfriend looks fantastic, the video is super fun, the song is a perfect summer feel-good track, I swear October 10th can't come fast enough ... that's when our queen MORE

Jessie Ware’s ‘Wildest Moments’ video

Jessie Ware - Wildest Moments

So apparently this song is being used for ... something involving the Olympics? Meh, I don't care. The song kicks all the asses, plus the video itself is nice and stark to go with the song. "Wildest Moments" is off of Jessie Ware's upcoming album, Devotion, which comes out August 13th. MORE

Lana Del Rey’s ‘National Anthem’ video

Lana Del Rey - National Anthem

Lana Del Rey is back with another Instagram-copping, hipster checking music video, this time for "National Anthem". And she's towing along hip-hop star A$AP Rocky with her to play John F. Kennedy to her Jackie O and also Marilyn Monroe for some reason. I don't know why she double-dipped either. I guess she couldn't decide which sixties era manic pixie dream girl to play, so she just threw her arms up in the air and said "Screw it, I'll play MORE

Katy Perry’s ‘Wide Awake’ music video

Katy Perry - Wide Awake

I am still not really sure how Katy Perry managed to win me over, but she totally did. I'm actually looking forward to seeing Katy's upcoming 3D movie, Katy Perry: Part Of Me (July 5th), which includes her new song "Wide Awake". I think this song is fantastic, watch the just released music video below. I'd love to see this track go to number one, so she can continue her incredible chart-topping run, she deserves it. “Wide Awake” was MORE

Who wants to see Shia LaBeouf naked?

Shia LaBeouf

Oh look, famous people naked. Awesome. Anyway, here's Shia LaBeouf's completely nude in the NSFW music video for Sigur Rós' track Fjögur píanó which I had to spell by copy and pasting the title because my laptop can't even put double dots over an o without me hammering at the keyboard like a drunken pianist. Anyway, you can call this "artsy" and deep all you want (in all fairness, this is a great song) but nothing you say will ever wash away MORE

SO AWESOME: Azealia Banks’ ‘Liquorice’ video

Azealia Banks - Liquorice

After months of waiting patiently, Azealia Banks has delivered unto us the brand-new music video for Liquorice (directed by Rankin and styled by Nicola Formichetti), and it is SO. DAMN. AWESOME. There's totally this sweet layer of Red Dead Redemption over everything, and also a little voguing action thrown in for good measure. Because really, all western movies can be made better with the inclusion of voguing. "I am John Wayne from the House of MORE

Regina Spektor: Don’t Leave Me (Ne Me Quitte Pas)

Regina Spektor - Don't Leave Me (Ne Me Quitte Pas)

I totally adore Regina Spektor, she's so darn quirky, extremely talented and super cute! I can't wait to see her perform live again when she swings by the Greek Theater here in Los Angeles on August 14th. Watch her brand-new music video for "Don't Leave Me (Ne Me Quitte Pas)" off her new album What We Saw From The Cheap Seats (her sixth studio release), which just debuted at #3 on the Billboard charts. MORE