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The Popcast is hosted by Jon Caramanica, a pop music critic for The New York Times. It covers the latest in popular music criticism, trends and news.

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Can Reality Television Produce a Plausible Rap Star?

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Can Reality Television Produce a Plausible Rap Star?

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Gospel music insiders on Kanye West's "Jesus Is King."

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Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King,’ From the Gospel Perspective

The Rise of DaBaby, From Memes to the Mosh Pit

DaBaby, the year’s most consistent new hip-hop star, combines intense rhymes with online savvy.

74 MINOCT 20
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The Rise of DaBaby, From Memes to the Mosh Pit

The Highwomen, Miranda Lambert and the Women Invigorating Country Music

Nashville has long marginalized women. But a wave of artists is fighting back.

63 MINOCT 12
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The Highwomen, Miranda Lambert and the Women Invigorating Country Music

Is 100 gecs the End of Pop, or a New Beginning?

The duo 100 gecs is one of the year's most unlikely breakthrough artists. What does its music mean for pop?

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Is 100 gecs the End of Pop, or a New Beginning?

A New Flood of English-Spanish Pop Is Here. Is It Opportunism or Progress?

A survey of English-Spanish pop collaborations post-"Despacito."

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A New Flood of English-Spanish Pop Is Here. Is It Opportunism or Progress?

How Does Post Malone Sound Like Everything and Nothing?

A conversation about the rapid rise of Post Malone.

59 MINSEP 22
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How Does Post Malone Sound Like Everything and Nothing?

Young Thug Gets His Due, But Is It Too Late?

Young Thug is one of the decade's most copied rappers —now he finally has a No. 1 album.

60 MINSEP 7
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Young Thug Gets His Due, But Is It Too Late?

What’s the Point of Album Covers in the Post-Album Era?

Album art has shrunk in the digital era. What's been lost?

55 MINAUG 29
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What’s the Point of Album Covers in the Post-Album Era?

Is Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ the Beginning or the End of an Era?

Breaking down Taylor Swift's new album, "Lover."

76 MINAUG 28
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Is Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ the Beginning or the End of an Era?

Latest Episodes

Can Reality Television Produce a Plausible Rap Star?

Can a reality show like Netflix’s “Rhythm + Flow” find a viable hip-hop star?

57 MIN5 d ago
Comments
Can Reality Television Produce a Plausible Rap Star?

Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King,’ From the Gospel Perspective

Gospel music insiders on Kanye West's "Jesus Is King."

64 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King,’ From the Gospel Perspective

The Rise of DaBaby, From Memes to the Mosh Pit

DaBaby, the year’s most consistent new hip-hop star, combines intense rhymes with online savvy.

74 MINOCT 20
Comments
The Rise of DaBaby, From Memes to the Mosh Pit

The Highwomen, Miranda Lambert and the Women Invigorating Country Music

Nashville has long marginalized women. But a wave of artists is fighting back.

63 MINOCT 12
Comments
The Highwomen, Miranda Lambert and the Women Invigorating Country Music

Is 100 gecs the End of Pop, or a New Beginning?

The duo 100 gecs is one of the year's most unlikely breakthrough artists. What does its music mean for pop?

65 MINOCT 5
Comments
Is 100 gecs the End of Pop, or a New Beginning?

A New Flood of English-Spanish Pop Is Here. Is It Opportunism or Progress?

A survey of English-Spanish pop collaborations post-"Despacito."

64 MINSEP 29
Comments
A New Flood of English-Spanish Pop Is Here. Is It Opportunism or Progress?

How Does Post Malone Sound Like Everything and Nothing?

A conversation about the rapid rise of Post Malone.

59 MINSEP 22
Comments
How Does Post Malone Sound Like Everything and Nothing?

Young Thug Gets His Due, But Is It Too Late?

Young Thug is one of the decade's most copied rappers —now he finally has a No. 1 album.

60 MINSEP 7
Comments
Young Thug Gets His Due, But Is It Too Late?

What’s the Point of Album Covers in the Post-Album Era?

Album art has shrunk in the digital era. What's been lost?

55 MINAUG 29
Comments
What’s the Point of Album Covers in the Post-Album Era?

Is Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ the Beginning or the End of an Era?

Breaking down Taylor Swift's new album, "Lover."

76 MINAUG 28
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Is Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ the Beginning or the End of an Era?

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