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Incredibly Popular Albums That Were Banned Overseas

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Music is a great form of expression, but it’s also a frequent target for censorship. Countries across the globe have repeatedly cracked down on albums we’ve enjoyed in the U.S. Who’s had their sales blocked overseas?

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Awesome Songs That Have Less Than Awesome Music Videos

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-By Chris Carpenter

Music videos can be frustrating sometimes. Why? Because your favorite artists like EminemJustin Timberlake and Lady Gaga don’t read your tweets when they conceptualize their music videos with directors, cinematographers and stuff. It’s quite rude of them, really. But they have the deepest connection to the song, so we suppose their visual interpretation is what we must enjoy and not the versions that we create in our brains. Still, it’s the worst when a song is so super awesome that you sing it all day long, and then its video premieres and it sucks.

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The Most Epic Musician Tattoos of 2014

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-Seher Sikandar

Over the years, tattoos have moved from being viewed as a form of rebellion reserved for select subcultures to fairly mainstream. With this growing popularity comes artists often being impulsively moved to express themselves via skin art. While some musicians become known for signature pieces that go down in cultural history, others simply have their idiocy immortalized for the world’s collective raised eyebrows. Lady Gaga, Ed Sheeran, Miley Cyrus and Drake are just some of the many celebs who got inked this past year with some interesting (and occasionally questionable) tats.

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15 Forgotten Christmas Albums + Songs From Megastars

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Ahh, the Christmas album. It’s somewhat of an industry standard. You know you’ve made it when you’ve put out a hit holiday disc! But few are brave enough to take on the challenge and many decide to just test the waters with a Christmas single. Either way, the artists who try should be commended for their efforts, even if they’re forgotten over the years. Get ready to wipe the dust off of 15 festive albums and songs put out in years past by megastars.

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Lady Gaga’s Fabulous Dog Asia Is Even More Glam Than She Is

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While most of us are content buying squeaky bone toys for our puppy, Lady Gaga makes us all feel like like unworthy dog owners by giving her adorable French bulldog Asia the royal treatment! Mother Monster loves to splurge her little “Batpig” with all the puppy love and tennis balls in the world—and maybe some diamonds, spa dates, Versace outfits, and exotic vacations thrown in for good measure. How do YOU reward your dog for not chewing up the furniture, huh?

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