Emily Warren Sasha Sloan Bonnie McKee Ina Wroldsen Julia Michaels Songwriters Pop 2017

The Singer-Songwriter-Solo Stars of Pop: Bonnie McKee, Julia Michaels, Ina Wroldsen, Emily Warren & Sasha Sloan

Sasha Sloan, Bonnie McKee, Julia Michaels, Ina Wroldsen and Emily Warren are writing hits for all your faves - and for themselves, too. Like Sia, perhaps the greatest modern example of an artist masterfully doing double duty as one of the industry's most in-demand pop penners and a pop superstar in…


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Justin Bieber & BloodPop's "Friends": For When It Is, in Fact, Too Late to Say Sorry (Review)

From "Where Are Ü Now" to "What Do You Mean?" to "Sorry" to "Cold Water" to "Let Me Love You" to "2U,"Justin Bieber is one of the most consistent purveyors of dance-pop in the past few, strange years in pop music. (Someone's got to do it while Robyn's off fucking around somewhere not releasing…


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"Issues": Julia Michaels, Writer of Your Favorite Songs, Kicks Off Her Own Career as an Artist

Selena Gomez's "Good For You." Justin Bieber's "Sorry." Britney's "Slumber Party." That's about one-twentieth of the legitimately incredible pop smashes that Julia Michaels, along with her songwriting partner Justin Tranter, penned for us in the past three or four years, at a time when pop has…