7:19 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Fall Pop Preview

Ann Powers tackles this fall's upcoming releases from the biggest names in popular music for NPR's The Record, from the saccharine sounds of Lady Gaga and Katy Perry to rapper Kendrick Lamar's heated diatribe against a bevy of his hip-hop peers on the recent Big Sean single, "Control". 

Lady Gaga (left) and Katy Perry
Credit NPR/Lady Gaga/Katy Perry