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The 10 best and 10 worst songs of 2020

2020 was peppered with career highlights from beloved artists like Taylor Swift (“August,” “Tolerate It”), Halsey (“3am”), and BTS (“Black Swan”). But other artists – including Justin Bieber (“Yummy,” “Running Over”), 6ix9ine (“Gooba”), Katy Perry (“Smile”), and Tory Lanez (“Money Over Fallouts”) – released some of the worst songs in […]
The 10 best and 10 worst songs of 2020
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Here are the artists, albums, and songs we couldn’t stop listening to this year

The annual release of Spotify Wrapped inspired Insider’s biggest music fans to compare notes. Taylor Swift was the most common appearance in our top artists and songs, especially tracks from her newest album “Folklore.” We loved songs like The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights,” Chloe x Halle’s “Do It,” and Dua Lipa’s […]
Here are the artists, albums, and songs we couldn’t stop listening to this year
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The 20 biggest snubs from the 2021 Grammy nominations

The 2021 Grammy Awards nominations were announced on Tuesday. Fiona Apple, Bad Bunny, BTS, and Phoebe Bridgers were all snubbed in major categories. Some of the year’s best albums, like The Weeknd’s “After Hours” and Halsey’s “Manic,” were completely ignored. BLACKPINK, Ashe, BENEE, and FINNEAS all deserved to be nominated […]
The 20 biggest snubs from the 2021 Grammy nominations
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The 30 best songs of 2020, ranked

Insider ranked the 30 best songs of 2020, weighing factors like critical acclaim, cultural impact, and listenability. “August” by Taylor Swift took the top spot. Megan Thee Stallion’s “Savage Remix,” Rina Sawayama’s “XS,” Christine and the Queens’ “People, I’ve Been Sad,” and Halsey’s “3am” rounded out the top five. Swift […]
The 30 best songs of 2020, ranked
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The 45 best music videos of 2020, ranked

Insider ranked the 45 best music videos released in 2020. “Already” by Beyoncé, Shatta Wale, and Major Lazer took the top spot. “Brown Skin Girl” by Beyoncé, “Rain on Me” by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, “WAP” by Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion, and “Watermelon Sugar” by Harry Styles […]
The 45 best music videos of 2020, ranked
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The 7 biggest snubs of the 2020 VMAs nominations

The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards nominations were announced Thursday. Harry Styles, Halsey, Selena Gomez, Dua Lipa, and BTS were all snubbed in major categories, despite releasing some of the past year’s biggest albums and best videos. Artists like Normani and Miley Cyrus also delivered extraordinary visuals, yet still only […]
The 7 biggest snubs of the 2020 VMAs nominations
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35 absolutely essential albums released by female artists in 2020

We rounded up the best female-fronted albums that 2020 had to offer. Taylor Swift (“Folklore,” “Evermore”), Megan Thee Stallion (“Suga,” “Good News”), and Kali Uchis (“To Feel Alive,” “Sin Miedo”) each boast two different projects on our list. Other notable releases include Selena Gomez’s “Rare,” BLACKPINK’s “The Album,” Baby Queen’s […]
35 absolutely essential albums released by female artists in 2020
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Tucker Carlson suggested rapper Lil’ Nas X and others ‘helped incite’ riots by donating to organiser bail funds. The celebrity responses were priceless.

Fox News commentator Tucker Carlson criticised celebrities like Lil Nas X, Janelle Monáe, and Halsey for donating to organiser bail funds and “paying to get violent rioters out of jail.” In particular, Tucker suggested Lil Nas X should have told his followers “to help small businesses destroyed riots he helped […]
Tucker Carlson suggested rapper Lil’ Nas X and others ‘helped incite’ riots by donating to organiser bail funds. The celebrity responses were priceless.
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