NME Blogs

Taylor Swift’s infamous ‘track fives’ – ranked in order of greatness

Being torn to emotional tatters exactly five tracks into a Tay-Tay album is an established tradition

A new Amy Winehouse box set, ‘The Collection’, delves into the late singer’s archives. But does it add anything?

Fans hunting for unreleased treasure will be disappointed, though thoughtful remixes and live recordings will keep super-fans interested

What does the resale of Taylor Swift’s old masters mean for the musician and her music?

It's all a bit complicated, so let's try and clear some things up

System Of A Down’s new anthems of rebellion are arena-ready calls for justice

The metal titans putting aside their differences to protest shell attacks in the Republic of Artsakh

Horrorcore: 10 of the goriest rap songs ever, from Eminem to Flatbush Zombies

These are the songs that put the 'ill' into 'bone-chilling'

Rina Sawayama’s Jimmy Fallon performance proved she’s a superstar-in-waiting

The pop provocateur is well and truly destined for the big time

66 killer songs for your Halloween playlist

A frighteningly good set of super spooky tunes to fulfil all your Halloween listening needs

Kanye West on ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’: the big talking points, from coronavirus to running for President in 2024

West shared his self-described "symphony of ideas" with the hugely popular podcast for nearly three hours over the weekend