Tuesday , February 25 2020

Hip-Hop

Music Review: Fela Kuti – ‘Box Set 3’ (Curated by Brian Eno)

After countless listens, I feel as if I both know Fela Kuti more than I ever knew any other African artist before, and also how little I appreciated the struggles and injustices that take place across the world in other people’s hometowns or communities. It takes a strong light to shine down on some of the darkest days in the shadow. Thank god Fela Kuti burned as bright as he did for our awareness.

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Chance the Rapper Partners with NAACP for Upcoming 2016 Election

With no shortage of people in the entertainment industry encouraging the younger generation to vote, it's great to see an artist actually take action and use his platform to give fans a chance (no pun intended) to get involved in the upcoming presidential election on November 8, 2016. Chance is having a huge year in 2016 and is capping it off with a great message.

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The Best Music of 2015, by Charlie Doherty (Starring Clutch, Ryan Adams, Beach Slang, Bruce Springsteen, and More)

2015 wasn't a year for landmark releases, but there were some rather impressive outings from veterans and newbies alike.

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Are You Listening? 2015 in Music: Lianne La Havas, Mika, Carly Rae Jepsen, Seal, Madonna, Hot Chip, Janet Jackson and More

Highlights in popular music from 2015. Includes records by Lianne La Havas, Mika, Carly Rae Jepsen, Hot Chip, Seal, Janet Jackson and many more!

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