Mya (Singer)

  • Voice Choices

    September 11, 2013


    Alunageorge play Bowery Ballroom

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2013

    In Defense of the 1998 MTV Video Music Awards

    This Sunday is the 30th MTV Video Music Awards. The show's come a long way from the days of Bette Midler and basic-cable bedlam--it's one of the most influential award shows on television. Youth driven channel that it is, MTV itself seldom looks back at yesterday in favor of focusing on the future, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    Radio Hits One: VH1 Takes On The '00s Pop Canon

    VH1 spent last week counting down what the channel, and its panel of celebrities and "experts," consider The 100 Greatest Songs of The '00s. They certainly haven't been the first to assemble such a list—Rolling Stone and Pitchfork and every blog under the sun had their say about two years ago, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Radio Hits One: The Elusive Superstar Duet (Or Three-Way)

    ​ In last week's breakdown of Lil Wayne's chart ubiquity, I noted that while Lady Gaga's Born This Way and its singles seemed to be everywhere, she hasn't staked out much additional Billboard territory with collaborations. Her only charting collab of late is "3-Way (The Golden Rule)," a little ... More >>

  • Music

    April 5, 2005

    Ignorants and Know-Alls Keep Out

    Eight inauthenticities hard to resist, even when hard to understand, or impossible to love

  • Music

    February 22, 2005

    MCs Are Paid, Not Born

    Straight out the thug factory, rhyming for only a year, and ready for his cover story in Vibe

  • Music

    October 28, 2003

    Imps of the Perverse

    Crouching tigers, dangerous to woo, aiming sex and ego at disparate age demographics

  • NYC Life

    August 5, 2003
  • Music

    November 19, 2002

    Tween-Pop Suppressed!

    Five-Girl Armies and Finnish Martians Fall Through the Cracks

  • Music

    April 24, 2001

    More, More, More

    Sex Workers and Alcoholics Dominate Popular Music Once Again

  • Music

    December 12, 2000
  • Music

    November 14, 2000

    New Wave Dogs Movin' In

    All My Ex's Don't Live in Paris, Texas

  • Music

    August 10, 1999
  • Columns

    August 11, 1998