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Just What Is An Album? In 2016, That Was An Open Question

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Is Tidal Changing How Fans Talk About Music?

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The summer jam of 2007 can be summarized in seven syllables: "ella, ella, ay, ay, ay." Ellen von Unwerth hide caption

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Are Rihanna and Chris Brown sending each other notes over the airwaves? courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Are We Eavesdropping On Rihanna And Chris Brown?

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Can It Be Too Soon to Cover a Pop Song?

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Scottish producer Calvin Harris presents the fruits of a prolific year and a half on the new album 18 Months. Rukes/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Calvin Harris On Dance-Pop As A 'Futuristic Experiment'

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Rihanna's new video is the target of a lawsuit from photographer David LaChapelle. YouTube hide caption

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Thinly Veiled: Lawsuit Over Steamy Rihanna Video Sparks Debate On Copycat Culture

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A still from the video for Rihanna's "Rude Boy," co-written by Makeba Riddick. via YouTube hide caption

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How To Write A Hit: Think Like A Teenager (But Keep Parents In Mind)

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Katy Perry (left) and Snoop Dogg perform at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards in June. Christopher Polk/Getty Images hide caption

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Pop Off: He Raps, She Sings. Does It Still Count As A Duet?

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