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Noisey News

Taylor Swift Needs a New Thing

The singer revealed on tour that the Kim Kardashian debacle was the inspiration for the snakes on 'Reputation.' It's time for her to move on.
Kristin Corry
5.9.18
Met Gala

This Year’s Met Gala Looks Were Fucking Satanic

Rihanna, Cardi and SZA killed it. Katy Perry... looked like a furry.
Shaad D’Souza
5.8.18
Noisey News

A Brief History of Katy Perry's Legal Battle with Some Nuns

The story that has everything: a feature length documentary, Katy Perry reading hymn lyrics off her phone, and a death.
Lauren O'Neill
3.12.18
Noisey News

The Real Left Shark Has Finally Come Forward and It Was All an Act

Dancer Brian Gaw, who gained fame during Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime performance, now lists "Left Shark" on his CV.
Lauren O'Neill
2.1.18
Important Questions Raised By...

How Max Martin Built a Pop Sound Then Lost His Grip on the Charts

In 2017, for the first time in years, the frequent Taylor Swift and Katy Perry collaborator had no number 1s—might his reign be over?
Shaad D’Souza
1.29.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Katy Perry’s Video For “Hey Hey Hey” Is 'Marie Antoinette' With Smartphones

Capitalism or feminism: you decide!
Noisey UK Staff
12.21.17
Essays

Taylor Swift Is Too Big to Fail

The pop star returns with a middling record but her commitment to staying quiet, engaging with her fanbase, and not addressing anything has proven a win for her anyway.
Sarah MacDonald
11.15.17
Essays

The Rise of Cardi B Proves the Old Pop Music Machine Is Dead

Authenticity and a genuinely great song can get you to the top and artists like Taylor Swift are having a hard time reckoning with this new change.
Sarah MacDonald
9.26.17
Noisey News

The 2017 MTV VMAs Were the Least-Watched Ever

The moral of this story and all stories: never try to fight literal dragons.
Phil Witmer
8.30.17
Features

I Still Don't Really Get What Happened at the VMAs

MTV’s 2017 show featured Miley Cyrus singing to children, a moving statement against racism from a descendent of Robert E. Lee, and Katy Perry telling jokes about Twitter. What.
Colin Joyce
8.28.17
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Katy Perry Sang on Top of a Big Basketball That Held Nicki Minaj at the VMAs

The 2017 show's closing performance featured high-flying theatrics and Nicki dressed as a referee.
Noisey Staff
8.28.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Calvin Harris's New "Feels" Video

Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams, Big Sean, and Harris form a band, do 70s things.
Alex Robert Ross
8.27.17
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