Where the fuck did Monday go? asks Bowie on “Girl Loves Me”, the fifth track from his final album Blackstar (2016). An eerie line for someone who died on a Sunday night. David Bowie passed away on January 10, 2016, only two days after the release of his final album Blackstar; the release date also […]
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Keeping it real; maybe that’s the most important thing about Atlanta—that it provides a quality portrayal of a non-white perspective on television.
★★★★ During his My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy studio sessions, Kanye West told producer Statik Selektah that jazz was dead. Statik responded with the jazz-inspired album What Goes Around, with features from Snoop Dogg, Joey Badass, and Action Bronson. It was met with widespread critical acclaim. A year later, Kendrick Lamar dropped the super-jazzy To […]
★★★ Prior to the official release, Anti was ‘leaked’ online for two minutes and launched the internet into a frenzy. For the first week of actual release, Anti was solely available on Tidal, and Samsung paid Rihanna $25million for Anti promotions—a marketing campaign to rival Trump’s. Rihanna’s latest venture is a departure from the big […]