Plus: Wild speculation about Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and Childish Gambino.
For both artists, the South is the source of success.
Same magic, new resolution.
Everyone supports him now, but three years ago, it was a different story.
There’s a lot going on here.
Cheerful, insistent, and futuristic, the Pi’erre Bourne beat is world-class.
It’s an album that comes through clearer just as things get worse.
Talking loud and saying nothing.
The first step to freeing your mind is freeing it from any doubts you might be wrong.
An album fit for people, sheep, and sheeple alike.
His tweets are cunning, trite, and will continue until morale improves.
The Pulitzer is another feather in his Dodgers fitted cap.
Invasion of Privacy opens with a blunt, brazen, and beautiful manifesto.
Bebop, like the jazz that inspired it, can never truly fall out of style.
How long until the Weeknd replaces Drake entirely?
XXXTentacion’s chart success seems significant, but it might be the first step toward nowhere for SoundCloud rap.
If you watch a lot of music videos on YouTube, prepare for a barrage of ads.
G-Eazy shows off his strengths, while embracing his limits, at Radio City Music Hall.
Their hiatus signals the end of girl groups as we know them, at least in America.
Is the issue so black and white?