Ric Ocasek Wrote The Songs You Love

The New Wave legend, leader of The Cars, and production maestro has died. But his music lives on.

It's Calling Me Back: Inside (Sandy) Alex G's Creatively Restless House Of Sugar

The Philadelphia singer-songwriter tells MTV News how he wanted to 'keep my name a little bit more for myself'

Louis Tomlinson Becomes A Proper Rock Star Again In Stylish 'Kill My Mind' Video

And teases his next song and video at the end

Vampire Weekend Turned The Lights Out At Colbert

They performed 'Sympathy' from 'Father of the Bride'

Jay Som Opened Up Her Creative Process And Made Her Most Intimate Album Yet

Melina Duterte tells MTV News how widening her collaborator circle yielded the unswerving, direct 'Anak Ko'

Machine Gun Kelly And Yungblud Pay Homage To Mass Shooting Victims In Corden Performance

They wrote 'El Paso' and 'Dayton' on their guitars

The Girls Are Back: Haim's 'Summer Girl' Video Is All About That Sax

The SoCal sisters are back with their first new release since 2017

Spoon's Greatest Hits Album Traces The Band's 25-Year 'Underdog' Story

After a quarter-century of being an indelible indie-rock staple, frontman Britt Daniel reflects on the band's essential cuts

Brittany Howard's Uplifting 'Stay High' Video Stars A Lip-Synching Terry Crews

'Everything is beautiful'

DAY6's Energetic New Single 'Time Of Our Life' Is The Positive Vibe You Need In Your Life

How pop-punk bands like Fall Out Boy and anime OSTs inspired the South Korean rock band's latest release

How Regina Spektor's Broadway Residence Redefines The Concert Experience

Is this the future of live performance?

Lil Wayne, The Rock Star, Captured In 7 Key Moments

Ahead of his tour with Blink-182, we revisit some of Weezy's collabs with Fall Out Boy, Weezer, and more

How Mannequin Pussy Found The Patience To Start All Over

The Philadelphia punks finished an entire album, then scrapped everything to record it again

Hatchie Is A Keeper

How Australia’s Queen of dream-pop learned to open up on her debut album

Machine Gun Kelly Describes How Mac Miller And Chester Bennington Influenced His New Album

The rapper also dropped a new song, 'I Think I'm OKAY,' featuring Yungblud and Travis Barker

Nasty Cherry Go All In For The Craft-Inspired Music Video

'What Do You Like in Me,' the second song from Charli XCX's faves, brings the witchy goth kitsch

Fire Is Motion Are So Much More Than A Band With 'Too Many' Guitarists

The New Jersey group have built a brand out of their string-heavy lineup. But they're about soul, not shredding.

Gallant, Skylar Grey, And Jamie N Commons Remade 'Runaway Train' With A Video Spotlighting Missing Children

The 1993 Soul Asylum hit gets an update for the social media age

Bop Shop: Songs From Kaiit, Koda Kumi, Black Midi, And More

Plus, powerful electro-pop, dark, rumbling trap, and one song that defies classification

Alex Lahey's Empathetic, Vulnerable New Album Is a Guide to Surviving Your Twenties

On 'The Best of Luck Club,' the Australian songwriter forges ahead and never loses her faith in fun

Charly Bliss Quit Their Day Jobs — Now Their Powerful New Album Finds Them Primed To Break Out

Ahead of 'Young Enough,' frontwoman Eva Hendricks discusses growing up, therapy, and Lorde's 'Melodrama'

Mac DeMarco's New Album Features Two Tributes To His Pal Mac Miller

'We had this strange history, and then we became really close'

'All Star' At 20: How A Smash Mouth Victory Ode Launched A Thousand Memes

Producer Eric Valentine takes us inside the song's creation — and yes, the memes

Wallows Grew Up Going To Coachella — Now They’re Playing It

Fresh off the 2019 stage, the power trio reminisce about watching The Strokes and Kanye in 2011