Brother Ali
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Features // 8 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Hip-Hop of 2013
9 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

Jewel running, megalomania, acid rap, and sasquatches -- hip-hop continues to surprise in 2013.

The Best Hip-Hop of 2012
11 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

From riotous humor to sociopolitical commentary, hip-hop in 2012 gave us quality and variety.

//Reviews

Brother Ali: Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color
7 Oct 2012 // 6:04 PM

The personal is the political in the fifth LP of Rhymesayer's heavy hitter. Produced in entirety by Jake One, it's as American as music gets: fearful, angry and hopeful, all at the same time.

Brother Ali: 27 October 2009 - Dallas, TX
4 Feb 2010 // 4:00 PM

Ali’s mantra of united love and acceptance is how he lives his life. He communicates this without irony or looking weak. That takes the sting out of an otherwise overdone concept.

//Blogs

New Brother Ali Video "Breakin' Dawn" Is Epic
3 Nov 2010 // 1:20 AM

Brother Ali is back to doing what he does best; making hip-hop music with some substance. His newest album, Us delves into the deep issues

//Mixed media
//Blogs

A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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