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Ke$ha: Cannibal (Album Review)

For every Dr. Luke production, there is an equal and opposite Dr. Luke reproduction. With Cannibal, Ke$ha takes her debut (Animal) and gives it the Lady Gaga repackaging formula that worked so well in...
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Nicki Minaj: Pink Friday (Album Review)

I first discovered Nicki Minaj back in December of 2009 through a promotional video for "Itty Bitty Piggy," one of the tracks off of Minaj's 2009 mixtape, Beam Me Up Scotty. Gum snapping, eyes rolling,...
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Rihanna: LOUD (Album Review)

On June 5, Rihanna's name graced headlines after she appeared onstage at the Rock in Rio concert in Madrid donning a fiery red, ultra-cropped new 'do. And although she was still in the midst of...
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Nadine Coyle: Insatiable (Album Review)

Nadine Coyle has an insatiable ego. After rejecting a major label bid war in favor of an exclusive distribution deal at Tesco, reportedly declining an X Factor performance invite, and forgoing all...
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Cheryl Cole: Messy Little Raindrops (Album Review)

Remember when you were 15 years old and your then best friend in middle school messaged you on AIM after school one day to ask you to read her 'poetry,' and even though you didn't really want to, you hit...
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Shontelle: No Gravity (Album Review)

No Gravity is, in many ways, a fitting title for a record so lacking in terms of marketing. So much has happened in the world of Shontelle that has restricted the Bajan songstress from being presented...
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Katy Perry: Teenage Dream (Album Review)

Katy Perry is probably the only pop star I could ever feel compelled to deem a "guilty pleasure." In my opinion, there are two types of catchy in the world: The one with pop hooks so well-crafted you'll...
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Röyksopp: Senior (Album Review)

Everything they've said is true. "The introvert and darker sibling, who lives in the attic." "More introspective and freeform than its poppier partner." "Brimfull with dark secrets and distorted...
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M.I.A.: Maya (Album Giveaway and Review)

As you may or may not have heard, a lot of people are getting all butt-hurt about M.I.A.'s 'Internet-inspired' new record because it is a very noisy, very obvious rebel-against-the-rebels reactionary...