Rina Sawayama Says Mercury Prize Eligibility Rules Are Like 'Border Control'

The British-Japanese singer speaks out after being kept out of the running for one of the year's top music awards

Rina Sawayama Carves Out Her Own Complex Pop Dynasty On Debut Album

'Sawayama' finds her exploring her own family and 'intergenerational pain.' She told MTV News how she probed that terrain.

Rina Sawayama Unleashes An Attack On Microaggressions On Bombastic 'STFU!'

The nu-metal-inspired tune arrives with a fiery statement video she co-directed

Bop Shop: Songs From Alex Cameron, Comethazine, Ava Max, And More

Inside: A lover's ode for stormy New York afternoons and the affirmation that we love to text instead of talk