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Shamir's New "Darker" Video Was Shot by High-Flying Drones

Shamir's New
Ahead of the release of his debut LP, Ratchet, on May 19th, PAPER Beautiful Person Shamir just dropped a new video for his soulful album cut, "Darker," that takes the singer out of puppetland and into the Joshua Tree...… Read Full Story

Watch Zoe Kravitz and Miley Cyrus Play Cards in Their Underwear

Zoe Kravitz's glitchy-pop collective Lolawolf, who self-released their debut album Calm Down last October, snagged a few slots opening for Miley Cyrus on her 2014 Bangerz tour. Now, Miley has some face time in the band's hazy, lo-fi "Bitch"... Read Full Story

Listen to a New Version of Miguel's "Coffee (Fucking) " Ft. Wale

Former Paper cover star Miguel ushered in cuffing season back in December with the release of his three-song EP, featuring the exceedingly hawt single, "Coffee (Fucking)." He's back to soundtrack your Spring fever with a new, longer version of... Read Full Story

Justin Timberlake Dressed Up as a Lime Will Give You Tequila-Flavored Nightmares

Just in time for Cinco de Mayo tomorrow, Justin Timberlake is shilling his new tequila brand, Sauza 901, by dressing up as a nightmare-inducing lime. In this new, three-minute long ad, the singer appears as tough guy-talking Rick "Sour"... Read Full Story
Solange Looked Like a Spring Vision + More Photos from Pioneer Works' Village Fete

Solange Looked Like a Spring Vision + More Photos from Pioneer Works' Village Fete

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Madonna on Kissing Drake at Coachella: "I Kissed a Girl, And I Liked It"

Madonna participated in an Ask Anything Chat for Live with Romeo's Saturday Night Online over the weekend and had a couple of delectably arch quips to share about her Coachella kiss with Drake. At the 2:10 mark Jamie from... Read Full Story

Our 10 Favorite Fashion Shows of All Time

Being a long-time fashion show goer is a bit like being a crackhead. No matter how many bad experiences you have you just keep on going in hopes of recapturing the high you got from your first magical, life-changing runway... Read Full Story

Here's the Britney Spears X Iggy Azalea Single We've Been Waiting For

On the heels of Britney Spears sharing with us the ten things that make her happy, we get a first listen to her new track with Iggy Azalea, "Pretty Girls." Though Britney gets top billing, as other outlets have... Read Full Story

2 Chainz Talks Legalization, Voting Rights & Fatherhood

At a glance, it may seem like there isn't a lot of room in the rap world for midlife crises. And yet Tauheed Epps -- the 37-year-old rap superstar better known as 2 Chainz -- has found himself at a... Read Full Story

Hop Along Spins Anger Into Indie-rock Gold with "Powerful Man"

There can be anger in pop music," says Hop Along singer and guitarist Frances Quinlan. "In fact, anger is perfect for the vehicle of pop music. Who isn't angry today?"The anger in "Powerful Man," off the Philadelphia band's new... Read Full Story