Top 100 Songs of 2020

The Top 100 Songs of 2020

CLICK HERE FOR APPLE MUSIC Nothing like waiting until the very last moment in time, right? (Well, very last moment of 2020, anyway.) The year was bad. The music was good. And now, with just mere minutes to go until we cautiously make our way into 2021, I present the top 100 songs of 2020. These…


Agnes MuuMuse Interview

Catching Up & Crossing My Fingers With Agnes (Interview)

The last time I had a chance to speak to Agnes Thee Carlsson, known simply as Agnes, was back in 2010 at Soho House in Manhattan, at the stateside release party for her already international hit, "Release Me." I was still so young and dumb then. Now I'm just less young. Ten years later, we've…


Fredrik Etoall Agnes Fingers Crossed

Agnes Has Her 'Fingers Crossed' on the Dance Floor

“Are you that somebody? Are you?” Agnes doesn’t necessarily come around all that often, but whenever she does, she never gets it wrong. Ever. In fact, the “Release Me” Swedish Idol – literally, she won the second season of Sweden’s Idol in 2005 –…


Agnes Limelight I Trance

'I Trance': Swedish Dance-Pop Diva Agnes Returns to the Discotheque

Agnes Carlsson, singularly known as the Agnes, is back. The "Release Me" Swedish dance-pop legend and Idol 2005 winner last left us with her incredible collection Veritas, originally released in 2012 in Sweden (one of the best pop albums released that year), which was later released in other…


The New Agnes Single "All I Want Is You" Is Basically Everything

Like a Legendtina career retrospective, Agnes only keeps getting better. And just like Our Lady of Woohoo, all she wants is...to fuck your body you. Ahead of the release of her fourth studio album Veritas next week, the Swede-pop goddess has just premiered the stunning second single from the…


Agnes Delivers Flawless Debut TV Performance of "Don't Go Breaking My Heart"

After premiering the video for "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" last month (which was co-penned by the Nervo Twins, boyfriend Vincent Pontare and Magnus Lidehäll), Swedish pop sensation Agnes is now gearing up to promote her brand new single across the country...beginning with her first-ever televised…


Agnes Gets Glam for "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" (Video Premiere)

I first introduced Agnes' solid new club smash "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" on Tuesday in this week's post for MTV Buzzworthy. And now, it's time for the video premiere! Shot by popular Swedish director Mikeadelica (Eric Saade, Darin), the video for "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" finds the gorgeous…


Amazing Things I'm Listening to From Sweden, Vol. 1

Fact: Every man, woman, and child in Sweden will, at one point, create amazing pop music. Admittedly, I just made that up. But really, the Scandinavian nation of less than 10 million people has produced a spectacular density of brilliant, heart-wrenching, lighters-aloft pop that puts the rest of…


August 5: Robyn and Kelis Complete the All Hearts Tour at Webster Hall in NYC (Concert Review)

"Where da fuck is you at, ho?" On August 5, the All Hearts Tour made its final stop at Webster Hall in New York City, featuring the Far East Movement, Dan Black, Kelis, and Robyn. I attended that concert, and this is what I have to say about it. When my friend Eric and I arrived at Webster Hall…


I Took The Night: Clubland 17 (Album Giveaway)

We here at MuuMuse like to party. We like, we like to party!* *That is, in controlled, non-spontaneous environments with ample cell phone reception, a can of mace strapped to my thigh, and at least three or more close friends in tow with enough body mass to successfully drag my body away to a safe…


Agnes Performs on the Wendy Williams Show (Plus Signed Single Giveaway!)

Earlier this morning, Agnes performed "Release Me" on The Wendy Williams Show, which you can now watch right here. As usual, her voice was flawless, she looked impossibly perfect, etc. etc. etc. WHY ISN'T THIS PLAYING ON HOT 100 RADIO YET? To help celebrate its release, MuuMuse is proud to be…


Release My Body: Agnes Performs at White Party 2010 in Palm Springs

Here's a clip of Agnes performing "Release Me" at Jeffrey Sanker's White Party in Palm Springs on Sunday (which Britney came to see!). She looks like she's absolutely eating it up: the lights, the crowd, the dancing, the energy...everything. Adorable. I'm rooting for her!