Welcome to the latest episode of Pop Chat, Fuse’s brand new weekly pop music podcast focusing on the coolest events, hottest news, biggest names in music and newcomers you need to know. Pop fans can check out Fuse editor Jason Lipshutz every Friday on the free Pop Chat podcast, which can be streamed on Fuse.tv or downloaded in iTunes.
On this week’s episode, U.K. pop singer-songwriter Birdy stops by to chat about her upcoming third album Beautiful Lies, leaving home, Europe fans vs. U.S. fans and more. Before that, Jason welcomes Fuse’s Emilee Lindner and Bianca Gracie on to chat about the Kesha case and the public support of the pop star; a strange post-Oscars week for Sam Smith; plus quick takes on Ariana Grande, Fifth Harmony, DNCE’s Rihanna cover and Fuller House.
Listen above now, and click here to download the latest episode on iTunes. Head to itunes.com/fusepodcasts to hear all of Fuse's new podcast network! Got a question or feedback? Follow Jason on Twitter, and be sure to tweet your thoughts on the show using the #PopChat hashtag!