Listen to “Pretty Girls,” a new song from Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea

Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea - "Pretty Girls"

This is not a drill. After teasing fans with candids from their video shoot and with the out-of-this-world single cover, the much-hyped collaboration between Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea is here.

The song is just okay, tbh. It’s similar to “Fancy” but less catchy and a lot shorter.

I'm over it

Is Carly Rae Jepsen too old for her new single? The Globe and Mail thinks so

I Really Like You - Carly Rae Jepsen (single art work)

Carly Rae Jepsen released her comeback single this week, and the pop world is impressed. Similar to her mega-hit “Call Me Maybe,” Jepsen’s new single “I Really Like You” is catchy—like, ridiculously, over-the-top catchy. No surprise that people really like it. (Lame pun intended.)

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Slant Magazine not impressed with Rihanna’s new single, “FourFiveSeconds”

Rihanna - FourFiveSeconds (featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney)

So, this weekend, Rihanna—queen of RnB/pop/dance, sometimes model and ultimate bad girl—casually dropped a new single, “FourFiveSeconds.” The song features Kanye West and Sir Paul McCartney.

People are freaking out about the song, not just because it’s the first glimpse into Ri Ri’s next album, but also because it’s so different from what she’s done before. No thumpin’ beat, no heavy production. Just an acoustic guitar.

But there’s at least one media outlet that’s not impressed: Slant Magazine.

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Here are the best pop singles of January 2015

Doing It - Charlie XCX featuring Rita Ora

Yes folks–the first month of 2015 is almost done. That means it is time for a quick recap.

January is often a slow month for pop music because it follows the busy fourth quarter, when major acts release their stuff. But this month wasn’t bad. In fact, it was a great one for pop music. Have a look at my pick for the top 6 singles of January 2015 in the list below.

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