Is The Weeknd's Echoes of Silence dropping at midnight? [via Spinner]

Officers found the guy who leaked Madonna's new single -- and arrested him. [via NME]

HipHopDX posts its comprehensive year-end list, including best rapper, worst trend, and most slept-on album. [via HipHopDX]

The staff at Pigeons & Planes list their top 25 songs of the past year. [via Pigeons&Planes]

Norwegian singer-songwriter Sondre Lerche delivers a stripped-down cover of Beyonce's "Countdown." [via Stereogum]

The fight that led to Slim Dunkin's death started because of a piece of candy, police say. [via Prefix]