Gerard Way Sneers at the Apocalypse, and 12 More New Songs

Every Friday, pop critics for The New York Times weigh in on the week’s most notable new songs and videos. Just want the music? Listen to the Playlist on Spotify here (or find our profile: nytimes). Like what you hear? Let us know at theplaylist@nytimes.com and sign up for our Louder newsletter, a once-a-week blast […]

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Why Watch Hamilton Now: An Interview with Lin-Manuel Miranda

With live theaters closed around the world, Disney+ moved up the release date of “Hamilton,” the filmed version of the original Broadway cast, from October 2021 to July 2020. Ever since its first staging, the Tony Award-winning musical has resonated with audiences worldwide, but it feels more urgent than ever. Australian entertainment reporter Katherine Tulich spoke […]

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Matt Lauer Dines with Mystery Woman Before Yachting on ‘Resilient’

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com Matt Lauer is enjoying himself as a newly-single bachelor … wining and dining his date and taking her for a ride on his $ 1.4 million floating escape that screams resilience. The fired “Today” show host pulled out all the stops this week while on a date with a mystery […]

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Kim Kardashian West Demands Justice For Man Killed By Sacramento Cops

Kim Kardashian West is leading a renewed call for justice in the death of Stephon Clark, who was shot and killed by police officers in Sacramento, after being contacted by his sister. Kim is calling on her 179 million Instagram followers to sign a petition pressuring Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert to bring […]

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Jada Pinkett Smith Admits to August Alsina Relationship, But …

Play video content Red Table Talk Jada Pinkett Smith admits she had a relationship with August Alsina, but takes issue with his claim Will Smith gave permission … because she and Will say it wasn’t necessary, at that time. Jada and Will sat down for her “Red Table Talk” show which streamed Friday on Facebook […]

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