Top 10 Songs of 2018

The Top 60 Songs of 2018

The year is almost over, and I still loathe lists. In fact, I sat down to do this about seven times and simply couldn't do it. So...I won't. And you can't make me! Instead, I'm choosing to take you through a very cool, urban and interesting journey through my favorite songs of the year in no real…


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'Dance To This': Troye Sivan & Ariana Grande Sing the Sexy Praises of Staying at Home

In this Pride™ Month, the Gayest of Months, it's hard not to feel an immense amount of Pride™ for Troye Sivan: bb's really living out the whole twink-pop fantasy, just as hoped years ago. Bops about bottoming! Femme-y fashion statements! Explicit, rampant homosexuality! It's all happening. Our…


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'My My My!': Troye Sivan Is Carrying the Torch for the Modern Gay Pop Star

Troye Sivan already proved himself to be more than just another teen idol YouTuber-turned-musician when he released his moody, surprisingly rich debut album, Blue Neighborhood, back in 2015. The promise for him to become the first fully realized Out And Proud Mainstream Gay Pop Star was real then.…


The Top 20 Albums of 2015

Well, here we go. 2015 has been quite a year — personally, professionally and pop culturally speaking. I lived! I loved! I laughed! Actually, I mostly cried, because like a certain Canadian songbird, I have all of these E•MO•TIONs. (FORESHADOWING.) Anyway! We're knee-deep in list season now, and…


'WILD': Troye Sivan Affirms His Potential To Be A Pop Star (And A Gay Icon)

Every time I write about Troye Sivan, I feel the immediate need to point out that while he is indeed Internet Famous, he's not your typical YouTuber. There's a certain, uh, stigma that comes along with the gig: After all, plenty of the popular ones are buoyed by a bright smile and an agreeable…


Troye Sivan, YouTube Star, Makes A Legitimate Bid As A Pop Star With "Happy Little Pill"

2014: A time when Vinelebrities become legitimate Billboard Hot 100-charting acts like Shawn Mendes, Instagram fame leads to a reality TV series like E!'s Rich Kids Of Beverly Hills and YouTubers become global superstars — like Troye Sivan. For anyone not already familiar with the weird and…