TV Review: ‘The Idol’ Premiere Takes a Peek Into The Shady and Salacious Music Industry

Opinions and reviews of the HBO Original drama series The Idol far preceded the premiere of the show, which was on Sunday, June 4. Co-created by Sam Levinson, (creator and writer of HBO’s Euphoria) and Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye, the show stars The Weeknd and Lily-Rose Depp in what was […]

Q&A: Nile Bullock Talks Season 2 of ‘Cruel Summer’ & More

Photo by: Tarrice Love PhotographyWe caught up with actor, musician, and artist Nile Bullock who we will soon see playing Jeff Pope in season 2 of Freeform’s hit drama/thriller anthology series Cruel Summer, premiering on June 5. Season 2 follows the rise and fall of an intense teenage friendship and […]

Official Trailer Debut for HBO’s ‘The Idol’ Premiering June 4 Starring The Weeknd & Lily-Rose Depp

Photo by: Eddy Chen/HBOHBO today dropped the official trailer for their original drama series The Idol which premieres Sunday, June 4 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO and will be available to stream on Max. The series recently premiered at the 76th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 22, and is co-created by Sam […]

Interview: Maxwell Whittington-Cooper on Playing Wally in ‘Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies’

(L-R) Ty Wood as Trip, Maxwell Whittington-Cooper as Wally, and Jason Schmidt as Buddy in Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies. Photo by: Eduardo Araquel/Paramount+ We were joined on the Popternative show by Maxwell Whittington-Cooper who can be seen playing Wally in the new Paramount+ musical series, Grease: Rise of […]

Movie Review: Halle Bailey Makes a Perfect Splash In ‘The Little Mermaid,’ But Some Elements Lacked the Disney Magic

Everyone who grew up watching Disney animated films has their starting five. Aladdin (1992) will always be my number one, followed by A Goofy Movie (1995), The Little Mermaid (1989), Beauty and the Beast (1991), and Alice in Wonderland (1951). All but one of my favorite Disney animated films have […]

Q&A: Melbourne Trio Blusher on New Single “Backbone” From Upcoming EP

Photo by: Tom LewisMelbourne pop trio Blusher recently announce that their debut EP, Should We Go Dance? is set for release on Friday, July 13 via Atlantic Records/Warner Music Australia. The news comes alongside the release of their brand-new single, “Backbone” which is a powerful anthem about the aftermath of […]

Interview: Baylee Littrell Talks Docuseries ‘Family Legacy’ on Paramount+ & Advice from His Dad

Baylee Littrell watches a video of dad Brian Littrell performing with the Backstreet Boys in Family Legacy. Photo by: Paramount+ Paramount+‘s new docuseries, Family Legacy, premiered on April 25 with five half hour episodes featuring the children of legendary music artists and bands including Linkin Park, Van Halen, Backstreet Boys, […]

Q&A: Alt Rocker Jules is Dead Talks New Single “Red is My Favorite Color,” TikTok Covers, & More

Photo by: Frank LinWe caught up with 17-year-old singer-songwriter-instrumentalist Jules is Dead who recently signed with Atlantic Records in partnership with Gabe Saporta’s (Cobra Starship, Midtown) TAG Music. The alt rocker’s label debut single, “Red is my Favorite Color, dropped last month on Friday, April 21. From Barrie, Ontario, Canada, Jules’ online […]

Juno Award Winning Artist JRDN Releases New Single, “Call My Name”

Juno award winning R&B artist JRDN has released his new single and music video for “Call My Name“ available now on all music platforms. After taking some time away, JRDN has come back full circle and centered. “Call My Name” brings out a new mature, refined sound for him with his passion raw and on full display.  Born and raised in Nova Scotia, […]