Music

Young Thug

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.

The Cat is Back!

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.

BROCKHAMPTON

What makes the production so creative also threatens to throw iridescence into disarray and chaos.

Prince

How do you deal with such an ethical dilemma, with an angel perched on one shoulder and the devil on the other?

Skepta

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.

Lawrence

Aretha Franklin soul shakes hands with Carly Rae Jepsen pop, and the resulting agreement that Lawrence manages to broker is nothing short of magical.

NIcki MInaj

Stanning is time-consuming, especially depending on who you stan.

Lana Del Rey

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.

Bhad Bhabie

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.

The late Mac Miller

I always wanted to be Mac Miller.