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Young Thug’s “Beautiful Thugger Girls” is both Innovative and Versatile

[8.1/10] That is a review score that will most likely catch many readers off guard, and understandably so; I, myself, was quite surprised at just how much I enjoyed this project. For quite some time, I had been a Young Thug denier, dismissively categorizing his music within the realm of bass drops and mumble rap […]

[REVIEW] Bryson Tiller Drops Lackluster Sophomore Album, True to Self

[5.8/10] Bryson Tiller‘s latest album, his sophomore release, True to Self, was surrounded with anticipation, and for good reason: Tiller, a Louisville native, exploded onto the scene with his 2014 Soundcloud drop, “Don’t”, which peaked at 13th on the Billboard Hot 100 and would ultimately serve as the premier single on his first studio album, […]

[THOUGHTS] Frank Ocean’s Recent Withdrawals Lead to Recollections of Inconsistency

In the months following Frank Ocean’s critically acclaimed Blonde album, he has been, contrary to the past, in line with what is now expected, if not demanded, of popular artists in contemporary times: a continuous stream of releases, consistent and thorough tour dates, and a general transparency and communicability with one’s audience are about all it takes […]

[END OF YEAR] Our Top Picks For Hip-Hop In 2016

It’s that time of year again where every music site gives their two cents on the top songs of the year, except most sites fail miserably to actually highlight songs that weren’t already on heavy rotation in the mainstream arena being shoved in our faces. Do we really need Drake or Rihanna on a top […]