It’s Saturday afternoon, I’m in the hospital with my brother because his wife just gave birth, and the NBA Playoffs are set to begin with a match-up between the San Antonio Spurs and the Golden State Warriors. After getting past all the analysis from the commentators, the intro […]
The wait is over, folks! Kali Uchis’ debut album has arrived. After tirelessly teasing fans with snippets of unreleased music on her Instagram page for months, we can finally give her album a listen in its entirety! So far everything she put out has become a hit, so […]
“Joyride” is an album that has been affected by numerous setbacks (The project was first announced in 2015). It was then promised in the balmy months of both 2016 and 2017, with nothing but scattered singles to show for it. It’s been 4 years since Tinashe’s debut album, […]
Princess Nokia identifies herself as a ‘tomboy,’ a ‘classic New York Boricua shorty,’ a ‘feminist,’ and ‘queerwoman’ who isn’t burdened, but empowered by her complexity. In my opinion, she is a versatile artist that can switch from singing to rapping, and vice-versa. ‘A Girl Cried Red’ is an […]
There was a time in which Jim Jones was one of the most consistent artists in the game. He wasn’t the best rapper, but he always found away to stay relevant in rap circles by releasing a new album practically every year. Believe it or not, the 41 […]
Wait, who is that in the album artwork? Is that you, cousin Jo Jo?
The amount of growth both Murda Beatz and Smokepurpp has went through since I first heard about them is substantial. Initially, it felt like Murda’s trajectory would lead him no higher than a Migos mixtape song. And as for SmokePurpp, I saw him as just another young trap […]