Watch All Her Children: Madonna As Pop's Reigning Mother
February 6, 2012 – For the last decade, Madonna has been writing her own legacy in collaborations with younger stars.
Read M.I.A.'s Complexity Problem, Or: How Many Ideas Is Too Many Ideas?
July 16, 2010 – You can tell a lot about the rapper from the cover of her new album.
Listen M.I.A. Returns, With A Darker, Harder 'Maya'
Listen Summer Music Preview
Listen From Elvis To Lady Gaga: Playing With Shock Value In Music
May 28, 2010 – Lady Gaga and M.I.A. are among the artists continuing the tradition of shock value in music.
Read The 50 Most Important Recordings Of The Decade: J-M
November 13, 2009 – The decade's 50 most important recordings continues, from Norah Jones to Jason Moran.
Listen M.I.A.: Vibrant Hip-Hop and Dancehall WXPN
Listen Urban Desi: A Genre On The Rise
Listen The Sound of a Generation
Read Best Hip-Hop of 2007 Changes the Game KEXP
Listen All Songs Considered Listeners Pick The Best Music Of 2007
December 20, 2007 – Tens of thousands of listeners voted for the year's best CDs, with Radiohead coming out on top.
Read From Wilco to M.I.A.: Will Hermes' Top Ten CDs for 2007
December 20, 2007 – Writer and reviewer Will Hermes shares his favorite albums of the past year.
Listen 'Rolling Stone' Names M.I.A. Top Album
Read The Best CDs of 2007, from World Cafe WXPN
Listen 2007: The Year in Review from All Songs Considered
December 6, 2007 – All Songs reviewers parley the year's biggest surprises, letdowns and best new music.