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Little Richard, Rock And Roll Legend And Pop-Culture Icon, Dead At 87

Rock and roll icon Little Richard, who was widely credited with helping pioneer not just the musical style itself but the larger-than-life personas for which it became synonymous, has died at 87, Rolling Stone reports. No cause of death was given, though Richard’s bass player told TMZ the musician had apparently been sick for the…

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From Dating Via Drone To Passion In The ICU: Why We Love A Quarantine Romance

By Carson Mlnarik Two hands touching through a windowpane. A late-night “wish u were here” text. Less than desirable sleeping arrangements — at first. What is it about quarantine that has us so hot and bothered? Social distancing measures meant to curb the spread of the coronavirus might be keeping us away from each other,…

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A Summery Ballad By Kim Petras, A Savage Remix From Megan Thee Stallion, And More Songs We Like

The search for the ever-elusive “bop” is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new? Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs from the MTV News team. This weekly collection doesn’t discriminate by genre and can…

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Ariana Grande And Justin Bieber’s ‘Stuck With U’ Is A Cute Look At Domestic Life

Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande are stuck at home — just like you! To celebrate this unprecedented moment in history, they’ve decided to let fans in on their home quarantine life in their charming new DIY video for “Stuck With U.” As an added bonus, they’ve let fans be their co-stars in the clip. Everyone…

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Mahalia Celebrated Her Birthday With Pretty Woman — And An EP Release

In this age of self-isolation and quarantine, it’s never been more important to check in on each other and to connect. This goes for artists, too, who have been social distancing alongside us: livestreaming concerts and hangouts, creating their own talk shows, and… well, that’s what we want them to tell us, with Remote Access.…

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Chase Hudson, TikTok’s Tongue-Out Heartthrob, Wants To Keep It ‘Authentic’

By Jordyn Tilchen “This is really cool,” 17-year-old TikTok star Chase Hudson said at the start of our call. And if Hudson, who goes by Lil Huddy online, says that an interview with MTV News is cool, it is. That goes for most things in Hudson’s life right now, from his group of wildly popular…

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Pitbull’s New Video Unleashes The Global Fight Song We’ve Been Waiting For

When Pitbull walks into the room bedecked in all black, he’s there to handle some business. The global superstar does exactly that in his celebratory new video for “I Believe That We Will Win (World Anthem),” a unifying anthem recorded during the coronavirus pandemic. This time, his business is keeping hope alive and spreading a…

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‘Training Is Not Enough’: Senator Cory Booker Demands Accountability From Police

The coronavirus pandemic has shed light on a number of compounding racial inequities that existed far before the outbreak dominated our social feeds and paused life as we knew it. There are higher COVID-19 mortality rates among Black Americans than white citizens, for example, caused in part by discriminatory housing policies and environmental racism; inequities…

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Lady Gaga Will Officially Drop Chromatica Just In Time For Summer

So far, Lady Gaga’s rollout for Chromatica, her long-awaited sixth studio album announced earlier this year, has had to weather some unexpected speed bumps. After debuting infectious new single “Stupid Love” in February alongside a video rife with space looks, Gaga took a step back, announcing she was delaying the album’s release. “It just doesn’t…

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Liam Payne And Alesso’s Original ‘Midnight’ Video Took Place In Space

Liam Payne and Alesso’s new tune “Midnight” is the kind of mid-tempo, easy jam that lends itself nicely to big vistas. In the self-shot music video — which the duo filmed separately while in isolation in their respective homes — Payne takes in a rooftop vantage while Alesso hunkers down in his interior studio. It’s…