Sky Ferreira, Loreen + Girls Aloud: 5 Must-Hear Pop Songs Of The Week
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It's Tuesday! Time for another round of "5 Must-Hear Pop Songs of the Week"!
This week's roundup includes a moody cut from an alt-pop princess, a Knowles family-approved remix, a killer cut from this year's Eurovision winner, and at last, the return of the Almighty Aloud. Go girls, g-g-go, go, go!
1.) Girls Aloud, "Something New"
Three years after announcing a "yearlong hiatus" (the math there is a bit dodgy), the flawless fivesome known as Girls Aloud -- the Almighty Aloud, if you will -- have at long last returned to reclaim their position on the throne as one of the U.K.'s most successful girl groups ever. How so? With something new, of course. While the mammoth, synth-infused beats of their new single recall Calvin Harris and Lady Gaga, the Xenomania-penned track remains classic Aloud, like a mix between 10 of their hits. All the signature traits of the Aloud are there: Queen Nadine Coyle's major diva-size pipes, Cheryl Cole's aggressive "street" tude, and Sarah Hardin
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