What is the 2010s if not the decade when we connected with each other most — whether through text messages, car rides, Facebook — and also felt the most isolated?
I react to and comment on my top 20 most played songs from 2020 according to Spotify.
Brockhampton concerts are guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience with an exhilarating atmosphere and music.
I explore A$AP Rocky, Mos Def, and Big K.R.I.T’s discographies.
With 8 nominations in each of the four major categories, the race is more wide open than ever. Will female artists and rappers triumph?
10 R&B and rap albums from 2018 outside the mainstream spotlight for you to discover. Featuring Joey Purp, 88Rising, Sophie, and more.
I explored old-school hip-hop and EDM during January.
Revisiting releases from earlier this year – 6 months down in my project!
Great rap album releases this month, along with more experimental genres.
Exploring lesser known artists during October.
Every year, the hip hop magazine XXL releases a list of (usually) 10 rappers on the rise– artists they feel … More
Vulture describes it best: “ye is a bit of a success and a bit of a failure. Like a collapsed, undercooked cake, it’s temptingly sweet but also disconcertingly mishandled.”
Kendrick Lamar and other Top Dawg artists showcase artistry and heartwarming cooperation in the unforgettable Championship Tour.
“J. Cole’s pure approach to music is a powerful antidote to the often exhausting excess of hip-hop.”
J. Cole’s heart-wrenching narratives are made complete with these equally poignant beats that make his words linger in your head for days afterward.
Lamar’s Pulitzer Prize win is not only a landmark in hip hop history but also a huge stride in recognizing the immense artistic and cultural significance of hip hop in American society.
Part 1 of a series on various artists’ best beats. First up: Kendrick Lamar and his five full-length projects.
The cultural landmark has ways to go before the rightful attention it deserves will subside.