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Thursday, February 27, 2020
The latest video, from the young master of funk's forthcoming new album, finds him unlucky in love — until the titular headcovering intervenes.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The young rapper behind the 2019 hit "Welcome to the Party" was killed early Wednesday morning in a home invasion.
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
The latest album by the rapper formerly known as Mos Def will be heard by very few people — a fact that represents everything fascinating and frustrating about his last decade.
Friday, January 10, 2020
The rapper was in the midst of completing the second in a two-album concept at the time of his death in 2018. Producer Jon Brion resolved to finish what they'd started.
Friday, December 13, 2019
"Futsal Shuffle 2020" arrives after a year and a half of stop-starts in the album's roll out, widely believed to be the product of a cold war between the rapper and his label.
Friday, November 15, 2019
The song, part of the soundtrack to the film Queen & Slim, has been a staple of Hill's live shows in recent years.
Friday, November 08, 2019
After two abbreviated releases she likens to experimentalist haikus, the singular 25-year-old artist refined her voice and expanded her collaborations to create a stunning, singular debut.
Friday, November 01, 2019
With Gang Starr, DJ Premier and Guru established one of the most influential projects in hip-hop history. Now, nine years after the death of their lyricist, comes the return.
Monday, October 28, 2019
"I'd twerk to Mozart!" is the type of bold thinking we need these days. The picks on this week's Heat Check subvert the norm and take you to unexpected places.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
The musical polymath's new album, which features collaborations with Pharrell, Chris Martin, Sky Ferreira and more, is due out November 22.
Saturday, October 12, 2019
The Grammy Award-winning group's self-titled album is packed with political messaging and brims with hope.
Friday, October 04, 2019
Travis Scott has done a decent job shrouding his blatant co-opting of flows with gorgeous, synthy production. His latest single is no exception.
Friday, September 20, 2019
The East Coast kings of understated confidence and louche jazz interpolation drop a surprise on their fans, with an assist from J. Cole.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Now over 10 years into his career, Danny Brown is no longer the wild-haired, high-pitched rapper of old. His fifth studio album, uknowhatimsayin¿, is due out Oct. 4.