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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Budget-busting tax cuts are no path to a fair goworst agree that the govt could be doing much more. While it is true to say tha
Budget-busting tax cuts are no path to a fair go
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
worst agree that the govt could be doing much more. While it is true to say that govt can only do so much the LNP have been M.I.A. big time. As usual politics has gotten in the way of good policy. Regional Australia: 28 Apr 2016 8:38:54am To me,... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
5 hairstyles that say "I have not showered in 3 days"braids and people will be mistaking you all over campus for a member of Kamikaz
5 hairstyles that say "I have not showered in 3 days"
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
braids and people will be mistaking you all over campus for a member of Kamikaze! You will look like a backup dancer for M.I.A. If you adopt this as your no-shower hairstyle, go ahead and change your Instagram bio to “Live fast, die young, bad... Read more
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Pitchfork
M.I.A. Posts Lyrics to New SongM.I.A. has posted lyrics to a new song on her Instagram. It does not yet have a
M.I.A. Posts Lyrics to New Song
Pitchfork / Posted 2 days ago
M.I.A. has posted lyrics to a new song on her Instagram. It does not yet have a title or release date, but the first line–"I'm a parrot"–was also in a snippet she shared to her Instagram last August; the second line–"I'm robin this joint"–is included... Read more
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New Now Next
H&M Taps Yanis Marshall And M.I.A. For New Music Video CampaignParisian choreographer Yanis Marshall has teamed up with M.I.A. for a new H&M c
H&M Taps Yanis Marshall And M.I.A. For New Music Video Campaign
New Now Next / Posted 2 days ago
Parisian choreographer Yanis Marshall has teamed up with M.I.A. for a new H&M campaign to celebrate World Recycle Week. The world-famous, high-heeled dancing sensation appears in a four-minute music video that raises awareness for climate change,... Read more
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Perth Now
Furious Kurt Cobain letter surfacesthe only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When
Furious Kurt Cobain letter surfaces
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
the only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When Hirschberg published an in-depth profile on M.I.A. in 2010, the rapper wasn’t too impressed. The article accused her of being “simplistic” and “one-sided” in her... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Furious Kurt Cobain letter surfacesthe only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When
Furious Kurt Cobain letter surfaces
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When Hirschberg published an in-depth profile on M.I.A. in 2010, the rapper wasn’t too impressed. The article accused her of being “simplistic” and “one-sided” in her... Read more
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News.com.au
Why Cobain threatened to break up Nirvanathe only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When
Why Cobain threatened to break up Nirvana
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
the only high-profile celebrities to express fury over Hirschberg’s work. When Hirschberg published an in-depth profile on M.I.A. in 2010, the rapper wasn’t too impressed. The article accused her of being “simplistic” and “one-sided” in her... Read more
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PR.com
Best-Selling Author of "Maude," Donna Foley Mabry, Announces the Release of "D'Arcy Curran," Volume Five in Her Popular Series "The Manhattan Stories"include "The Last Two Aces in Las Vegas," "The Las Vegas Desert Flower," "The L
Best-Selling Author of "Maude," Donna Foley Mabry, Announces the Release of "D'Arcy Curran," Volume Five in Her Popular Series "The Manhattan Stories"
PR.com / Posted 3 days ago
include "The Last Two Aces in Las Vegas," "The Las Vegas Desert Flower," "The Las Vegas Special," "Rough Ride in Vegas," "M.I.A. Las Vegas," and the recently released "The Las Vegas Sophisticate." Her most popular novel, "Maude," the best-selling... Read more
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Billboard
William Morris Endeavor Music Co-Head Sara Newkirk Simon on Guiding Selena Gomez, Making Crossover Deals and the Scoop on Justin Timberlake's New Albuma ­waitress and booker at a downtown dive bar. Simon began a ­management ­conce
William Morris Endeavor Music Co-Head Sara Newkirk Simon on Guiding Selena Gomez, Making Crossover Deals and the Scoop on Justin Timberlake's New Album
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
a ­waitress and booker at a downtown dive bar. Simon began a ­management ­concern with Cornerstone in 2000, counting Nas, M.I.A., Maxwell and TV on the Radio among an impressive roster. That lasted until WME's Dave Wirtschafter and worldwide head... Read more
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Mashable
The newest threat on 'Orphan Black' is the creepiest yetbot" inside her cheek. (Cue shudders here.) The rest of the Clone Club is back
The newest threat on 'Orphan Black' is the creepiest yet
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
bot" inside her cheek. (Cue shudders here.) The rest of the Clone Club is back at it too, with the exception of still-M.I.A. Rachel and the addition of Helena’s growing babies (yes, that's plural) and newest clone MK. Oh, and Felix is back... Read more
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Mashable
M.I.A. clarifies comments on Beyonce and Black Lives Matter... or tries to, anywayM.I.A. saw backlash from both Black Lives Matter activists and the Beyhive this
M.I.A. clarifies comments on Beyonce and Black Lives Matter... or tries to, anyway
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
M.I.A. saw backlash from both Black Lives Matter activists and the Beyhive this week after comments she made about Beyoncé's Black Panther-inspired Super Bowl performance. "It’s interesting that in America the problem you’re allowed to talk about is... Read more
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IGN
DC Comics Solicitations for July 2016ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “RISE OF THE BATM
DC Comics Solicitations for July 2016
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
ship with two covers. Please see the order form for details. “RISE OF THE BATMEN” Chapter Three: In issue #936, Batman is M.I.A., and it’s time for Batwoman to take the reins! But can she control a strike force that’s barely worked... Read more
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Pitchfork
M.I.A.: "Is Beyoncé or Kendrick Lamar Going to Say Muslim Lives Matter?"M.I.A. has addressed Black Lives Matter and media representation in a new inter
M.I.A.: "Is Beyoncé or Kendrick Lamar Going to Say Muslim Lives Matter?"
Pitchfork / Posted 8 days ago
M.I.A. has addressed Black Lives Matter and media representation in a new interview. Asked about Beyoncé's Super Bowl halftime performance, M.I.A. told London's Evening Standard magazine, "It’s interesting that in America the problem you’re allowed... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Simon Mignolet Got An Interesting Rating After The Derbysingle shot on target. His rating reflects exactly what he had to do: N/A is p
Simon Mignolet Got An Interesting Rating After The Derby
The Sport Bible / Posted 8 days ago
single shot on target. His rating reflects exactly what he had to do: N/A is pretty spot on but it might as well have been M.I.A. I had more to do than the Belgian keeper and I was just sat on my couch at home playing Football Manager, my Everton... Read more
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Evening Standard
Single mother, refugee, campaigner and controversialist: meet M.I.Aso fresh-faced and whelpish, you’d assume she were half that age. In the decad
Single mother, refugee, campaigner and controversialist: meet M.I.A
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
so fresh-faced and whelpish, you’d assume she were half that age. In the decade or so that she has been creating music as M.I.A. — euphoric, provocative, tacky-glam music that makes other pop stars sound hopelessly homogenised — the Anglo-Sri... Read more
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Daily Mail
M.I.A says she is surprised she's still alive'I'm surprised I'm still alive': M.I.A opens up on dying young... as she reveal
M.I.A says she is surprised she's still alive
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
'I'm surprised I'm still alive': M.I.A opens up on dying young... as she reveals that she thought she would be a bad mother She's a rapper with chart-topping hits like Paper Planes and Bad Girls under her belt. But M.I.A has revealed she's... Read more
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Football365
Is Pochettino a genius or a wizard?why we succeeded, it was his team, and it was assembled to play his way. But a
Is Pochettino a genius or a wizard?
Football365 / Posted 8 days ago
why we succeeded, it was his team, and it was assembled to play his way. But after their very public break-up, Lerner went M.I.A, starting the process of hiring people to run his empire in his absence, as his interest seemed to wane; the dreaded... Read more
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Evening Standard
M.I.A: 'I came from war...  I didn’t think I’d live past 25'Rapper M.I.A. says she is surprised to be alive after a childhood marked by civ
M.I.A: 'I came from war...  I didn’t think I’d live past 25'
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Rapper M.I.A. says she is surprised to be alive after a childhood marked by civil war — and never thought she would be old enough to become a mother herself. The star, 40, whose real name is Mathangi Arulpragasam, was born in Hounslow but moved to... Read more
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News.com.au
29 most bizarre celebrity tour demandsfish and assorted sizes of plain white T-shirts and low-rise socks. Oh, and als
29 most bizarre celebrity tour demands
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
fish and assorted sizes of plain white T-shirts and low-rise socks. Oh, and also that no-one speak to him directly. M.I.A. often requests items that are, well, MIA: a pair of 20- to 25-year-old dancers in full burquas and cave-aged Gruyére... Read more
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Billboard
DJ Khaled Interested In Owning Percentage of Miami Heat 'Even If It's One Percent'a frequent house guest. The DJ/ producer also entertained the thought of Clevel
DJ Khaled Interested In Owning Percentage of Miami Heat 'Even If It's One Percent'
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
a frequent house guest. The DJ/ producer also entertained the thought of Cleveland Cavaliers MVP LeBron James returning to M.I.A. "I got nothing but love for LeBron James," he said. "If he came back to Miami, [it would be the] smartest decision he... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Matty Healy of the 1975 wants to be loved. But he'll take your disgustit wrong," he said, putting the 1975 in a lineage of brilliant but divisive act
Matty Healy of the 1975 wants to be loved. But he'll take your disgust
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
it wrong," he said, putting the 1975 in a lineage of brilliant but divisive acts that include Eminem, Marilyn Manson and M.I.A. Healy, perhaps because he's a child of show business, seems more eager to be loved. Which doesn't mean he dismisses... Read more
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Quartz
Is H&M misleading customers with all its talk of sustainability?clothes, called World Recycle Week, that it’s promoting heavily, even making a
Is H&M misleading customers with all its talk of sustainability?
Quartz / Posted 12 days ago
clothes, called World Recycle Week, that it’s promoting heavily, even making a music video in collaboration with rapper M.I.A. These efforts sound great, but critics—myself included—have questioned how much they actually mitigate the massive... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Coachella or ‘brochella’? Festival once again lacks female headlinersperformers with a fringe aesthetic who could headline Coachella’s main stage, i
Coachella or ‘brochella’? Festival once again lacks female headliners
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
performers with a fringe aesthetic who could headline Coachella’s main stage, including Missy Elliott, Sleater-Kinney, M.I.A. and Patti Smith. Many fans would add singer Ellie Goulding, who plays Friday near the top of the bill, to that list.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Coachella: Plenty of bros, but where are the female headliners?performers with a fringe aesthetic who could headline Coachella's main stage, i
Coachella: Plenty of bros, but where are the female headliners?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
performers with a fringe aesthetic who could headline Coachella's main stage, including Missy Elliott, Sleater-Kinney, M.I.A. and Patti Smith. Many fans would add singer Ellie Goulding, who plays Friday near the top of the bill, to that list.... Read more
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E! Online
Captain America: Civil War Covers Preview Big Battle AheadBlack Panther (Chadwick Boseman) and Vision (Paul Bettany). Spider-Man (Tom Hol
Captain America: Civil War Covers Preview Big Battle Ahead
E! Online / Posted 14 days ago
Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman) and Vision (Paul Bettany). Spider-Man (Tom Holland) and Agent 13 (Emily VanCamp) are M.I.A. So, how did friends become foes? It all comes down to who should have control over the superheroes. Should it be the... Read more
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Faster Louder
What ever happened to all those Britpop bands?years before their second album came out, and they broke up a year after. Now:
What ever happened to all those Britpop bands?
Faster Louder / Posted 15 days ago
years before their second album came out, and they broke up a year after. Now: Frischmann worked with her then-flatmate M.I.A. on songs that would become part of her album Arular and hosted a couple of arts programmes before leaving the UK for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
H&M aiming to collect 1,000 tons of old clothing during World Recycle Weekreward — in 2013. It aims to collect another 1,000 tons during its World Recycl
H&M aiming to collect 1,000 tons of old clothing during World Recycle Week
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
reward — in 2013. It aims to collect another 1,000 tons during its World Recycle Week push, and partnered with singer M.I.A. on a song and music video promoting the effort. The company says its goal is to "close the loop" by turning old... Read more
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The China Post
Anoushka Shankar transforms Europe's refugees into music with sitarplight into a musical journey. Shankar, backed by collaborators including the
Anoushka Shankar transforms Europe's refugees into music with sitar
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
plight into a musical journey. Shankar, backed by collaborators including the actress Vanessa Redgrave and the rapper M.I.A., has offered an interpretation of Europe's migrant crisis on her latest album, "Land of Gold." Yet the album is as... Read more
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Business Wire
ADDING MULTIMEDIA H&M Releases World Recycle Week 2016 Campaign Song and Video ‘Rewear It’ Featuring Artist M.I.A.NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--M.I.A. is the star of H&M's global initiative, World
ADDING MULTIMEDIA H&M Releases World Recycle Week 2016 Campaign Song and Video ‘Rewear It’ Featuring Artist M.I.A.
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--M.I.A. is the star of H&M's global initiative, World Recycle Week, featuring a video inspiring customers to recycle their unwanted clothes. With her personal style, interest for sustainability and passion for the... Read more
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Billboard
ARHT Media Secures Digital Rights to Notorious B.I.G. Hologram"[The hologram] was a huge success with all the government officials." 5 Other
ARHT Media Secures Digital Rights to Notorious B.I.G. Hologram
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
"[The hologram] was a huge success with all the government officials." 5 Other Awesome Holograms: Tupac, Janelle Monae and M.I.A., More When it comes to pinning down Biggie's mannerisms in holographic form, Duffy and Bharti don't foresee any... Read more
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Billboard
M.I.A. Releases 'Rewear It' Video for World Recycle Weekpromote World Recycle Week, a sustainability initiative with the goal of collec
M.I.A. Releases 'Rewear It' Video for World Recycle Week
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
promote World Recycle Week, a sustainability initiative with the goal of collecting 1,000 tons of used clothes to recycle. M.I.A. Samples 'Lion King,' Talks Immigration on 2 New Songs M.I.A. spoke with Vogue about the video shoot, saying: “It was... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
10 Things We Learned About Maxwell On The Breakfast Club10 Things We Learned About Maxwell On The Breakfast Club Before the currently
10 Things We Learned About Maxwell On The Breakfast Club
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 20 days ago
10 Things We Learned About Maxwell On The Breakfast Club Before the currently M.I.A. Frank Ocean, Maxwell was the original R&B artist at large. The Brooklyn native who is masterful at releasing a critically acclaimed project about once every few... Read more
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Pitchfork
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Joins Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers on New Song "Over the Rise"Staples. You can find the album artwork and full tracklist below. Rehab Reunio
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Joins Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers on New Song "Over the Rise"
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
Staples. You can find the album artwork and full tracklist below. Rehab Reunion: 01 Over the Rise 02 Soon Enough 03 M.I.A. in M.I.A.M.I. 04 Tipping 05 Rehab Reunion 06 Hey Kafka 07 Tropical Cashmere Sweater 08 T.S.A. Man 09 Valley... Read more
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Pitchfork
M.I.A. Teases New Song "Rewear It" in H&M Campaign AdM.I.A. recently teamed with clothing brand H&M to raise awareness for World Rec
M.I.A. Teases New Song "Rewear It" in H&M Campaign Ad
Pitchfork / Posted 21 days ago
M.I.A. recently teamed with clothing brand H&M to raise awareness for World Recycle Week, an H&M initiative that encourages shoppers to recycle unwanted clothing at H&M stores in exchange for store credit. Now, in a minute-long campaign ad, M.I.A.... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Flashback: Ellie Goulding at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert HallJohn's "Your Song" -- a longtime part of her catalog -- only a few minutes befo
Flashback: Ellie Goulding at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
OregonLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
John's "Your Song" -- a longtime part of her catalog -- only a few minutes before bashing away at her drum as a fragment of M.I.A.'s "Bad Girls" played, and she was as effective in singer-songwriter mode as she was urging "Go!" before a rave... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Atlanta meteorologist seriously not firedManagement System (CMS) conversion. Some content didn't transfer correctly and
Atlanta meteorologist seriously not fired
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 28 days ago
Management System (CMS) conversion. Some content didn't transfer correctly and disappeared from the site. Six bios were M.I.A. Thursday morning, and the station wants everyone to know those other employees are still happily employed. "If you... Read more
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examiner.com
Five tips to tap the most out of Miami's Sprung! Beer Festivalisn't to say, you can't have favorites like Stone and Lagunitas, but give your
Five tips to tap the most out of Miami's Sprung! Beer Festival
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
isn't to say, you can't have favorites like Stone and Lagunitas, but give your up-and-coming home brewers a shot. Before M.I.A., JWB or Wynwood Brewing had their tap rooms, they were tapping your opinions and tweaking recipes at these beer fests.... Read more
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Billboard
Underworld, Baauer & Redfoo Debut on Top Dance/Electronic Albums ChartAdditionally, the "Harlem Shake" star scores the Hot Shot Debut on Hot Dance/El
Underworld, Baauer & Redfoo Debut on Top Dance/Electronic Albums Chart
Billboard / Posted 28 days ago
Additionally, the "Harlem Shake" star scores the Hot Shot Debut on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs with "Temple," featuring M.I.A. and G-Dragon, at No. 26. The track sold 2,000 downloads and enters Dance/Electronic Digital Songs at No. 36. The trap... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Game Day: Calgary Flames at Anaheim Ducksaverage in his past 20 appearances. WHAT ABOUT JOHNNY? — Calgary’s leading poi
Game Day: Calgary Flames at Anaheim Ducks
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
average in his past 20 appearances. WHAT ABOUT JOHNNY? — Calgary’s leading point-producer, Johnny Gaudreau, was M.I.A. for Monday’s win over the Desert Dogs due to a nagging upper-body injury. Flames coach Bob Hartley hinted the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Trailblazing Afro-dance DJs Buraka hit pause in new eraBuraka Som Sistema had already achieved a primary goal of bringing kuduro and o
Trailblazing Afro-dance DJs Buraka hit pause in new era
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 30 days ago
Buraka Som Sistema had already achieved a primary goal of bringing kuduro and other genres to a wider audience. The rapper M.I.A. threw a new spotlight by teaming up with Buraka Som Sistema on the 2008 track "Sound of Kuduro," recorded in... Read more
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Yahoo News
Stephanie 'SoKo' Sokolinski On Her Relationship With Kristen Stewart: 'I'm Very, Very, Very in Love'In fact, the Bordeaux native adorably noted the way they met "was very OG." So
Stephanie 'SoKo' Sokolinski On Her Relationship With Kristen Stewart: 'I'm Very, Very, Very in Love'
Yahoo News / Posted a month ago
In fact, the Bordeaux native adorably noted the way they met "was very OG." Sokolinski, who has opened for both M.I.A. and Foster the People, has been very upfront about being bisexual in the past and said that she often gets DMs from... Read more
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The Temple News
Hold disappointing alumnus accountablein the case of his abusive relationship with prominent Desi artist and activist
Hold disappointing alumnus accountable
The Temple News / Posted a month ago
in the case of his abusive relationship with prominent Desi artist and activist, Mathangi Arulpragasam, better known as M.I.A. By blending electronic music with political rap, she works to be a bridge between the people in South Asia and the... Read more
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Billboard
Ask Billboard: Ariana Grande's Sales, Kelly Clarkson's Streak & … Bernie Sanders' Sales, Toofeaturing Justin Timberlake and Timbaland, No. 3) and 2012's MDNA ("Give Me All
Ask Billboard: Ariana Grande's Sales, Kelly Clarkson's Streak & … Bernie Sanders' Sales, Too
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
featuring Justin Timberlake and Timbaland, No. 3) and 2012's MDNA ("Give Me All Your Luvin'," featuring Nicki Minaj and M.I.A., No. 10). Then, we get to last year's Rebel Heart … whose third single, "B**** I'm Madonna," featuring Minaj, was its... Read more
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The Verge
This is your next jam: Baauer, Whitney, and morecrossing my fingers for more of this on Dangerous Woman (and less like the snoo
This is your next jam: Baauer, Whitney, and more
The Verge / Posted 1 months ago
crossing my fingers for more of this on Dangerous Woman (and less like the snoozy title track). Baauer ft. G-Dragon and M.I.A., "Temple": Baauer’s debut LP Aa came out last week, and it’s full of proof that Harry Rodrigues has ideas to spare... Read more
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Billboard
13 Best Songs of the Week: Billboard.com Editors' Picks -- March 25album Goodness is out May 27 via Tiny Engines, and it’s one worth marking your
13 Best Songs of the Week: Billboard.com Editors' Picks -- March 25
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
album Goodness is out May 27 via Tiny Engines, and it’s one worth marking your calendar for. "MIA OLA/Foreign Friend" -- M.I.A. M.I.A.'s new song is actually two songs, both of which bode well for her upcoming fifth album. "MIA OLA" addresses... Read more
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Black Press USA
Do Black Organizations Really Have Our Backs?Black people are bogged down in shallow and meaningless political discourse, ou
Do Black Organizations Really Have Our Backs?
Black Press USA / Posted 1 months ago
Black people are bogged down in shallow and meaningless political discourse, our vaunted Black organizations continue to be M.I.A. except for their time in front of the cameras with Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. They say they cannot endorse... Read more

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