Music videos that should be defining your summer

7/24/15 11:36am

With the Video Music Awards (VMAs) on the horizon (August 30, to be exact), it's pretty important to appreciate some of the music videos that could be eligible for the 2016 awards. This summer has been filled with feminist anthems, featuring sultry vocals and incredible music videos.

Taylor Swift, let's talk about white feminism.

7/23/15 5:55pm

Taylor Swift attempted to bring the Infamous Swift-Minaj Twitter Fiasco of 2015 to an end today, tweeting out an apology to her followers and to Nicki for reacting negatively to Nicki’s well-deserved criticism of the MTV Video Music Award (VMA) nominations.

Swift surrenders

7/23/15 12:58pm

Monday night, a twitter feud broke out between Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj. The back-and-forth tweets began when Nicki wasn’t too happy that her video, “Anaconda,” wasn't nominated for Video of the Year at this year’s Video Music Awards (VMAs). Loyal fans to both Taylor and Nicki got involved, as well as Taylor’s biggest enemy — Katy Perry.

Chris Brown finds himself in some trouble

7/23/15 12:56pm

Chris Brown is currently stuck in the Philippines because of a contract dispute. Chris was supposed to leave on his private jet Wednesday morning and head to Hong Kong for a concert, but he was stopped at Manila’s international airport. According to cnn.com, “The Philippine Department of Justice said that an order had been issued Tuesday night to stop any attempts by Brown, 26, to leave the country.” Chris owes promoters money after he failed to appear last New Year’s Eve for a scheduled appearance.

Taylor Swift to launch her own clothing line

7/22/15 9:03pm

Taylor Swift once built an empire on simple guitar riffs and relatable love song lyrics. She then transformed this empire into one of catchy dance-pop beats, celebrity feuds and one badass, model-filled girl gang. The logical next step?

An Emoji movie is coming

7/22/15 8:52pm

We’ve all grown to love using the tiny characters we refer to as “emojis” in our text messages, Instagram captions and Facebook statuses.

Seven songs to get you through this week (7/20)

7/20/15 12:00am

Because honestly, we need all the help we can get. (MONDAY) “Not Today” from Twenty One Pilots’ newest album, “Blurryface,” is just cathartic enough for a case of the Monday blues, but upbeat enough to make you forget it.

Keeping up with the cornrows

7/19/15 10:49pm

What do you get when two teenage starlets butt heads over a hairstyle? A corn-troversy. As if it isn’t hard enough to “keep up” with this family — the youngest Kardashian-Jenner sister, Kylie Jenner, has managed to cause quite the squabble in Hollywood with her newest hairstyle: cornrows. Speculated to have a cumulative net worth of more than $150 million from various clothing lines, television shows and the sex tape that started it all, the members of the Kardashian-Jenner family have undoubtedly made themselves household names.

Week in review: 7/13-7/19

7/19/15 4:59pm

All the news you need to know from last week: Louis Tomlinson is going to be a dad — well, allegedly. The One Direction member has yet to personally confirm the news, but sources close to the star have said he will be having a child with stylist Briana Jungwirth.

Seven songs to get you through this week (7/13)

7/13/15 4:01pm

Because honestly, we need all the help we can get. (Note: We thought there would be no better way to celebrate Years & Years' new album Communion than to do an entirely Communion-themed "Seven songs." Enjoy.) (MONDAY) Ease into your week with "Real," the second track off Years & Years' new album Communion. It's fast-paced enough to get your week going, but the intro builds gradually enough that you won't feel terrified when you wake up Monday morning. [embed]https://open.spotify.com/track/1I3ys1zfnfW4c0GfhKxIuu[/embed] (TUESDAY) "Ties" is exactly the tune your Tuesday needs.