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Media // 3 Articles
The 70 Best Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
The year's best albums are highlighted by the emergence of a future superstar, two veteran and virtuoso rappers, and a Dream Team of indie bands releasing career peaks.
The Best Free Albums of 2010
8 Dec 2010 // 3:00 PM
Though it's a tough environment for musicians to try and make a living, some artists have built and broadened their audience because of their free tunes.
Heems: Eat Pray Thug
12 Mar 2015 // 8:06 PM
Heems, having broken away from rap group Das Racist, tackles politics, race and romance on his disparate yet ultimately compelling first solo album.
The Coup: Sorry to Bother You
20 Nov 2012 // 4:04 PM
On communism's rhetoric of eschatology, and why dick jokes beat slogans.
Das Racist Breaks Up (videos)
3 Dec 2012 // 10:02 PM
Das Racist, the endlessly irreverent slacker-art-rap outfit behind "Combination Pizza Hut & Taco Bell" and "Rainbow in the Dark", has called it quits.
Afropunk Festival: 25 - 26 August 2012 - New York
29 Aug 2012 // 3:00 AM
The completely free Afropunk Festival celebrates "rock and rebellion" with acts like Das Racist, Toro Y Moi, Janelle Monáe and Erykah Badu.