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M.I.A. is Working with Skrillex on New Album

It’s an interesting choice…


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Kanye West, Lil Wayne, M.I.A. and More Set for New A$AP Rocky Album

The upcoming new album from A$AP Rocky will feature a cavalcade of music stars, including Miguel and Juicy J.


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M.I.A. to Diplo: No Apologies

Diplo said that M.I.A. apologized to him for some things she’d said in an interview; she begged to differ, and did so on Twitter.


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M.I.A. on Sri Lankan Regime Change: ‘Same Government With Different Face’: Watch

Political rapper M.I.A. has long been a vocal opponent of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, but she’s no fan of the country’s new leader.


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M.I.A. Drops New Song, ‘Gold’: Listen

The song, “Gold”, fits the mix’s title perfectly -fun, warm, current- and would only be better served if there were an Olympics for which it could be the theme song.


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Hear M.I.A.’s Remix of Beyoncé’s ‘***Flawless’

Yesterday (May 13), M.I.A. dropped a remix of the track off Beyoncé’s 2013 self-titled album, which she teased last week, with a cheeky tweet that read, “Beyonce camp has not replied for months, SO HERE.”


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M.I.A. Teams Up with A$AP Ferg for 2014 U.S. Tour

After her appearance at Ultra Music Festival this Friday, the tour will kick off in Pennsylvania on April 25 and run through July.


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NFL Demands $16.6 Million from M.I.A. for Giving Middle Finger During The Super Bowl

The singer’s response calls out the NFL for “profane, bawdy, lascivious, demeaning and/or unacceptable behavior” by everyone from the players to performers picked to perform the halftime show.


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Frank Ocean, M.I.A, Robyn & OutKast to Play 2014 Sasquatch! Music Festival

This year’s Sasquatch! Music Festival, like Coachella before it, is offering double the fun by expanding to two weekends. But unlike that Indio, California fest, each weekend of Sasquatch! will have entirely different lineups.


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Avicii, M.I.A., Tiesto & More Lead Ultra 2014 Lineup

Ultra is among America’s biggest electronic dance music events, attracting hundreds of thousands of EDM fans to the sunny confines of Miami every year.


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Watch M.I.A. Perform, Insult Colbert on ‘The Colbert Report’

“I was inspired by a lot of American artists like Bob Dylan, Public Enemy. So, by the time I put out my first song and came to America I thought you guys were used to it already,” she said.


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Watch M.I.A.’s Flashy New Video for ‘Y.A.L.A.’

You can think about You Always Live Again that while you watch Maya Arulpragasam’s new video for the song off her latest album, ‘Matangi.’ Epileptics, beware: flashing lights abound throughout the video.


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Live: M.I.A. Brings Big Beat Dance Party to High-Energy ‘Matangi’ Show in L.A.

Following a shaky Coachella performance at the peak of her fame in 2009, M.I.A. returns to the Belasco Theatre in front of 2000 fans and wins it all back.


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New Releases: Eminem, M.I.A., Avril Lavigne, Celine Dion, Action Bronson

Eminem is back, and he is a virtuoso, a major artists, something against the grain of what we have today. M.I.A. is still challenging people for the better, plus more thoughts on Avril and Action.


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M.I.A. On Her Super Bowl Middle Finger: ‘It’s Godly, OK?’

M.I.A. has returned with a new explanation for the middle finger, claiming that not only was it not meant to be offensive, but actually a religious gesture known as the Matangi mudra.


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The Best & Worst of the 2013 YouTube Music Awards

It was a bold idea: to create live music videos, direct and produce them in real-time, and create something that is not just a taped theatrical presentation but a performance that was intended to be filmed. It was ambitious, but did it work?