After the release of the mediocre full-length album, Slime Language, which seemed to reflect a regression in the rapper’s ability, On The Rvn is a redeeming return to what works.
Musical experimentation for musical experimentation’s sake, The Cat finds a way to layer and stitch together a variety of sounds, textures and genres in the span of 35 minutes.
What makes the production so creative also threatens to throw iridescence into disarray and chaos.
How do you deal with such an ethical dilemma, with an angel perched on one shoulder and the devil on the other?
What may be the biggest obstacle in the preservation of classic grime culture is the fact that it is not entirely an album-oriented genre that lends well to streaming services.
Aretha Franklin soul shakes hands with Carly Rae Jepsen pop, and the resulting agreement that Lawrence manages to broker is nothing short of magical.
Stanning is time-consuming, especially depending on who you stan.
Over the years, Del Rey has created an impressive musical vocabulary, at once vintage and totally her own, that has commanded the attention of millions for a few years.
On Dr. Phil’s show, Bregoli put on a hard-ass attitude to cope with trauma from her home life, and was viciously attacked for it by strangers.
I always wanted to be Mac Miller.