Pop Shop Podcast: Years & Years Discuss 'Communion' & Performing in Front Of Katy Perry
Listen to the latest episode of Billboard.com's weekly charts breakdown.
Welcome to the latest episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast, Billboard's weekly half-hour audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard.com associate editor Jason Lipshutz and Billboard co-director of charts Keith Caulfield every Thursday on the free Pop Shop Podcast, which can be streamed on Billboard.com or downloaded in iTunes (click here to listen to the previous episode).
British pop trio Years & Years stops by the podcast to discuss the creation of its debut album Communion, the differences between the U.K. and the U.S., and performing in front of Katy Perry and Carly Rae Jepsen at a recent New York show. Before that, Jason and Keith check in on the Hot 100, discussing The Weeknd's "Can't Feel My Face" closing in on No. 1, Fetty Wap's "My Way" barging into the Top 10, Fifth Harmony's "Worth It" reaching a new peak and 5 Seconds of Summer's "She's Kinda Hot" making a strong debut. Plus, the guys quickly recap the Taylor Swift-Nicki Minaj Twitter exchange, feature soon-to-be hits from Halsey and Calvin Harris, make Drake jokes, offer an *N SYNC chart stat of the week and much more.
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