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Review: Shawn Mendes’ Third LP Smoothly Transitions Into Grown-Up Pop

There are many ways to grow up in pop music: You can test out a new genre, change up your look or start singing about smoking weed. Transitioning your career from teen to adult is the true test of sustainability, and while Shawn Mendes is only 19 years old, his self-titled third LP has passed the test with flying colors.

Over his past two albums, the Toronto native proved himself an

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Pusha-T Talks Making ‘Daytona’ in Kanye West’s Secluded Wyoming Sessions

"Just to be all the way clear with you. There's no artwork, there is absolutely no single, I have not shot one video. Def Jam will be so angry with me" says Pusha-T, just two days before the Friday streaming release of his third solo album. Produced entirely by Kanye West, Daytona is

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Hear Good Charlotte Preview New LP ‘Generation Rx’ With Dark Song ‘Actual Pain’

Good Charlotte go back to their emo roots with the dark, heavy "Actual Pain." The song will appear on Generation Rx, their upcoming LP set for release on September 14th.

The song takes an inward look at the "darkness" within. "Tell me why I hurt this way/Should I even love you anymore?" singer Joel Madden says at the beginning of the song. "All this pain I feel is tearing me

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Kanye West Addresses Recent Controversies on New Pusha-T Song ‘What Would Meek Do’

Kanye West has responded to recent criticism over his provocative Twitter opinions with a new verse on “What Would Meek Do,” the sixth track from Pusha T’s just-released album Daytona.

On the closing verse, West begins with a “whoop! Scoop!” continuing a penchant for nonsense words that began with

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Hear G-Eazy’s Surprise, Three-Track Birthday EP ‘The Vault’

For his 29th birthday, G-Eazy surprised fans with a new EP titled The Vault. The project contains new songs as well as older cuts that didn't make it on previous studio albums.

Each of the songs feature G-Eazy's bravado on full display. "Over Me," featuring RJ and Jay Ant, has a chorus that suggests "I

This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Hear G-Eazy's Surprise, Three-Track Birthday EP 'The Vault'