Katie Atkinson

Billboard.com Senior Editor

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Young Thug & Mason Ramsey Riding on 'Old Town Road' Has Us Thinking About Other Unlikely Hit Collabs

In light of the new remix of Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road” — now sporting rapper Young Thug and 12-year-old yodeling phenom Mason Ramsey — the Pop Shop Podcast takes a look at some favorite unlikely collaborations that became hits: from David Bowie and Bing Crosby on "Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy" to Mariah Carey and Ol' Dirty Bastard on "Fantasy."
Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello "Señorita"

Why Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello's Pop Partnership Is So Powerful

On the new Billboard Pop Shop Podcast, we discuss Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's new duet "Senorita," and why their pop partnership is such a powerful pairing. Plus, we dive into big chart news from Madonna and Bruce Springsteen, as well as the latest single to be denied No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 by Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road," featuring Billy Ray Cyrus.