Hip-Hop

[ELECTRONIC] Gorillaz Share Synth-Heavy Bonus Track Off New Album ‘Humanz’

It’s been an exciting couple of months for Gorillaz fans. With what began as the group’s cryptic return on social media, particularly on Instagram, subsequently became an album announcement. The first in seven years. Following the announcement of Gorillaz’s fifth LP Humanz and release of numerous tracks, the group’s since performed a live show, participated in their first […]

[POP] – Lady Gaga’s “The Cure” Is Safe But Feels Genuine

Lady Gaga is probably the most polarizing artist of our time. I myself, often struggle with the love/hate relationship I have with her artistry, her ever-changing image, and at times, strange personality. It seems that one minute she is full of poise, intelligence, and self-control, fighting for social justice and warning young people of the […]

[SOUL] Tom Misch’s Latest Ep ‘5 Day Mischon’ Gets All Up In The Feels

London’s Tom Misch was on a mission. Five fresh collaboration-driven tracks in record time. So in five days, following impromptu work with several young talented artists, he recorded five songs and subsequently released an Ep entitled ‘5 Day Mischon’. The mission’s manifestation is a precursor to his forthcoming album which still remains untitled. Set aside […]

[FEST NEWS] Music’s Fulcrum of Black Diversity, AFROPUNK, Released Its 2017 Lineup: SZA, Sampha, The Cool Kids, & More!

  Afropunk is much more than a music festival. //AFRO As in, born of African spirit and heritage; see also black (not always), see also rhythm and color, see also other, see also underdog. PUNK// As in, rebel, opposing the simple route, imbued with a DIY ethic, looking forward with simplicity, rawness and open curiosity; […]

[VIDEO] Frank Ocean Blesses Us With “Biking” Release + Nostalgic Accompanying Video

Big things come in small packages, or so the saying goes. After waiting more than four years for Blonde it came as quite a surprise to Frank Ocean’s cult following that on the second episode of his brand new Beats 1 show blonded Radio, the R&B singer dropped his new song “Chanel,”  accompanied by two pictures posted to his tumblr […]