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Jennifer Lopez Redefines Meaning of Bootylicious in New Video

In case you didn’t know, Jennifer Lopez has a big butt and in her latest video for “Booty,” she’s working with what God gave her. On her newest single from A.K.A., Lopez teams up with Iggy Azalea for a catchy, boombastic song that leaves nothing to the imagination. This is record (and subsequent video) is a victory lap for the singer and actress who has practically built a career around her biggest asset.

In the new video, Lopez and Azalea celebrate their curves with four straight minutes of rump-shaking, booty-tooching, assercise, and plenty of congratulatory butt slaps. Read more…

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VH1 Vintage: Janet Jackson Reveals Inspiration for Rhythm Nation 1814

This week we celebrate the 25th anniversary of Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814, the 1989 album that cemented Janet Jackson‘s reputation as one of the era’s premiere female artists with it’s messages of sexual empowerment and era-defining new jack swing sound. However, did you know that it was actually a concept album about social injustices and was also accompanied by a 30-minute long form music video? Read more…

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Former R&B Stars That Are Now Instagram Famous

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By Christopher Rosa 

Instagram works wonders, people. It can turn our favorite singers from the late ’90s and early 2000s into superstars all over again. Don’t believe us? Check out these nine former R&B stars who now rule Instagram. From va-va-voom bikini bods (hey, Ashanti) to rock-hard pecs (yes, you Craig David) these singers are setting the web on fire with their glorious #grams.

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Janet Jackson’s Style Transformation Through the Years

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On September 19, 1989 Janet Jackson‘s monster album Rhythm Nation 1814 was released, making 2014 the 25th anniversary of the seminal record. Janet’s incredible style evolution over the nearly 40 years she’s been in the public eye makes her the perfect candidate for Transformation Tuesday. With every album and every awards show Janet was always keen on showing a fresh new style, influencing the biggest stars of today with both her music and fashion.

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10 Times P!nk Took Flight In The Middle Of A Performance

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By Christopher Rosa 

While P!nk has been delivering hits since 2000, she’s been doing something the past five years that’s particularly amazing: Taking flight during her performances! If you’ve watched a recent televised P!nk performance, nines times out of 10 she’s suspended in the air. Whether held up by a harness, acrobatic sheets or a giant revolving ball (yup), P!nk is soaring like a G6 and cementing her place as pop music’s most daring performer. Seriously, how can she be upside down, contort herself into crazy positions and manage to sound pitch perfect?

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Top 20 Countdown: Jim Shearer And Ethan Fixell Break Down Hit Song Lyrics

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Ever sat down and really paid attention to the lyrics of your favorite songs? You may be surprised at some of the awkward things you are singing about in the shower or worse– in a car stuck in traffic with your windows all the way down. It happens to the best of us. Leave it to host Jim Shearer and special guest comedian Ethan Fixell to decipher the lyrics to “Rude” by MAGIC!, “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor and more in this week’s hilarious episode of Top 20 Countdown.

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EXCLUSIVE: Stream You Oughta Know Artist Vance Joy’s Upcoming Album Dream Your Life Away

It’s the start of a new month, which means that we have a brand new You Oughta Know musician that we’d love for you to meet. Today we’re pleased to introduce Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy as September’s honorary YOK. You can learn the personal stats on him later this month, but for now we’ll just let his music do the talking. That’s right, we have his upcoming debut album Dream Your Life Away, available now for exclusive streaming! The album isn’t due out until next Tuesday, September 9th, but you can listen here (for free) until then.

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Battle Of The Summer Jams: The Winner REVEALED!

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We’re pretty bummed about the summer being over and all, but at least there’s one silver lining: we get to crown a winner of VH1′s Battle Of The Summer Jams! It’s been an incredible season for music, and since Memorial Day we’ve had artists like Iggy Izalea, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, and Nico & Vinz go head to head for summer song supremacy. But now the time has come to announce the winner. Can we get a drumroll please?

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MUSIC SEEN: Spend A New York Minute With Bleachers

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What’s it like to spend a day hanging out in New York City with Jack Antonoff and Bleachers? Head up to the gallery above and find out!

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