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“Harry’s House” is a light, fun, summery pop record, but there is a gaping void at its center, our critic writes.
Oliver Sim said he was inspired by musicians like John Grant and Mykki Blanco, who make challenging and nuanced work and are also open about their H.I.V. positive status. “For me, this is the opposite of shame,” he said.
BTS takes a different approach to K-pop on its new EP: ease
Can a Brazilian pop star crack the U.S. market? Anitta says yes.
BTS is funding a new series of global arts projects, featuring 22 artists including Antony Gormley