Tuesday, September 10 2013
Can the white and non-white, racially progressive, pro-gay rights, middle and lower middle-classes embrace a notion of patriotism as much as any other Americans? Jay-Z thinks so, and for the second year in a row, he was right.
Thursday, June 27 2013
Kelly Rowland delivers another mediocre album that's nothing special, yet again.
Thursday, April 21 2011
Continuing our look at the year’s most notable television events, here’s what happened in November 2010.
Friday, February 4 2011
Predictions on who will win what in the biggest categories, based on industry hype and a little guessing about the academy’s voters.
Tuesday, November 30 2010
Let’s single out the biggest events that happened in the world of music one month at a time, starting with January 2010.
Friday, October 22 2010
This is a look at likely contenders for the Song of the Year, which is a composer/songwriter’s award.
Tuesday, March 30 2010
Sexual stereotyping reached a fever pitch this month; call it March Madness.
Monday, February 1 2010
The Grammys seem like a festering boomer leftover, far removed from the present where major labels live in post-apocalyptic decline.
Overblown set pieces, fiery performances, and category wins that no one saw coming -- yes, this year, the Grammy Awards decided to be interesting.
Sunday, November 22 2009
On her new EP, Gaga tries several different styles, doing a Shakira imitation one moment before launching into a Queen homage the next.