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Trent Reznor (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Nine Inch Nails Dominate Outside Lands While Phoenix Shows Crowd-Surfing Skills

Nine Inch Nails dazzled San Francisco with high-tech tension while Phoenix delighted with death-defying crowd-surfing skills.

08/11/2013

Egyptian activists and youth perform the "Harlem Shake" in front of the Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Cairo on February 28, 2013. (Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Images)

Harlem Shake, The Life-Ruining Meme

At its peak, the video meme that exploded around Baauer’s unexpected No. 1 smash “Harlem Shake” turned into a seemingly ubiquitous sensation, with 4,000 of the viral clips being added to YouTube on a daily […]

03/06/2013

Baauer (Courtesy Mixed Management)

Billboard YouTube Overhaul: Baauer’s “Harlem Shake” Tops New Hot 100

In a surprising move, it was announced this week that Billboard and Nielsen have changed the methodology which determines the Hot 100 singles chart by including authorized YouTube views in the equation. The long-standing music […]

02/21/2013

Courtesy Matt & Kim

Matt & Kim: Best “Harlem Shake” Video Ever?

Like an underground version of Psy’s “Gangnam Style,” the new viral phenomenon of “Harlem Shake” videos have exploded across the internet. Originally a minor urban dance craze in the early 1980s, New York rappers like […]

02/12/2013

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