December 15, 2017


Charli XCX's 'Pop 2' Mixtape: Get to Know the Collaborators, From ALMA to Jay Park

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It's been less than a year since Charli XCX's last mixtape Number 1 Angel dropped, but the prolific songwriter and singer has never been one to wait a long time to give her fans more of what they want. The pop chanteuse dropped a new 10-track tape this morning, complete with collaborations with some of the hippest, sexiest, most talented artists out there. Most of the names featured on Pop 2 have yet to break into the mainstream, so here's a quick look at who they are and what makes them worthy of more than just one listen.

#1Carly Rae Jepsen

Carly Rae Jepsen needs no introduction at this point, and she’s one of the biggest names on the mixtape...except, perhaps, for Charli XCX. Aside from her history-making No. 1 hit, the “Call Me Maybe” singer has become one of the most respected names in bubblegum pop...even if the masses have mistakenly moved on from her particular sound.

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