Kate Beaudoin
Kate Beaudoin

Kate is a staff writer for Mic's music section. With an M.A. in journalism from NYU, she's written for Salon, NewYorkMagazine.com, and RollingStone.com. Kate hails from Montana, but eats pizza like a New Yorker—often and aggressively.

June 29, 2015

Rihanna Premiered the Trailer for 'Bitch Better Have My Money,' and It Looks Incredible

This clip is enoughto tide fans over until its release.

June 25, 2015

Pharrell's New Song Will Be an Apple Music Exclusive — But You Shouldn't Listen To It

It has the potential to wreak havoc on the industry.
June 24, 2015

Killer Mike Just Nailed the Issue With the Confederate Flag

"Long live the South and quickly die the Confederacy."
June 24, 2015

8 Kick-Ass Tweets From Female Musicians That Shut Down Sexism

"This is the biggest bunch of BULLSHIT I have ever heard."
June 23, 2015

7 Incredible Emo Bands Fronted by Female Musicians

These women break the mold.
June 22, 2015

9 Historic Songs of the Summer That Are Better Than Anything We'll Hear This Year

This is your new BBQ playlist.

June 22, 2015

The Side of Taylor Swift's Apple Slam That No One's Talking About

Reversing their decision is good business for Apple, but it's certainly not a win for the little guy.
June 19, 2015

Miley Cyrus Offered to Clean a House Naked for a Great Cause

Cyrus proved yet again that using your assets for good can have amazing results.
June 18, 2015

7 Muslim Rappers Who Are Shattering Stereotypes About Islam

These artists preach their faith through music.
June 18, 2015

Lady Gaga's Incredible Cover of "Imagine" Is Exactly Why She's a Star

She is a force to be reckoned with.
June 17, 2015

Madonna Released 'Bitch I'm Madonna' Video Featuring Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus

The video also features Beyoncé, Katy Perry and Kanye West.

June 17, 2015

11 Lyrics That Actually Reshaped American Culture

Music can change the world.
June 17, 2015

Lana Del Rey Is About to Return With This New Song

A teaser of the pop star's next big song.
June 16, 2015

The Story of How Adele Became Famous Will Make You Love Her Even More

Her rise to fame — and her coming return.
June 15, 2015

6 Amazing Things That People Still Refuse to See About Miley Cyrus

If people actually listened to her, they'd know this.
June 12, 2015

Taylor Swift Just Gave $15,000 to a Family in Need

She strikes again.

June 11, 2015

8 Historic Concerts You Can Watch Online Right Now

Be present at history.
June 11, 2015

Leon Bridges' New Video Proves He's About to Be a Soul Legend

In a month, everyone will know this name.
June 11, 2015

Kacey Musgraves Just Released the Video for the Next "Follow Your Arrow"

"Mend your own fences and own your own crazy."
June 10, 2015

9 of the Biggest Musicians Around the World That Americans Have Never Heard of

It's time for American artists to listen up.