Chris Payne


Chris Payne joined the editorial team in January 2013 after breaking in as an intern with both Billboard and Pitchfork, and freelancing for outlets like Paste,, The L and Critical Mob. He served as music director for The College of New Jersey's WTSR from 2008 to 2010.

Miley Cyrus

Shirtless Miley Cyrus & Shirtless Justin Bieber Are Together at Last

If you follow Miley Cyrus on Instagram, you've probably noticed her filling up your feed lately. Her account's been updating fast and furious with selfies, animal pics, memes, and other musings from her charmed life. Last night (Jan. 6), she joined Justin Bieber in his new Calvin Klein ad.
Bjork's New Album Features a Very Creepy Producer

Bjork's New Album Features a Very Creepy Producer

Well here’s a match made in heaven… though this collaboration could produce some of the darkest, most introverted music we’ve heard from either artist. Bjork’s so-far-untitled 2015 album will feature production from U.K. producer Bobby Krlic, a.k.a. the Haxan Cloak.