Is Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" A Real Hit?

Oct 5, 2013

It's the number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 with a raunchy video to match, but is Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" a genuine hit?  After the flash-in-the-pan popularity of songs like Bauuer's "Harlem Shake", NPR's Chris Molanphy wonders about the lasting impact of Cyrus' sound. 

Katy Perry (left) and Miley Cyrus at the Pre-Grammy Gala in February.
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