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//Features

The Best Pop Singles of 2016
27 Dec 2016 // 9:30 PM

Celebrating the songs this year that operated within the constraints of "radio music", truly a genre all its own, and produced excellent results.

“Don’t Let Me Fall”: Hip-Hop in the Age of Austerity
8 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Rappers have always wrestled with the question of how to succeed in a society where the odds are stacked against them. The biggest difference now is that their middle class listeners have the same worries.

//Reviews

Drake: More Life
5 Apr 2017 // 3:49 AM

More life, more everything, more Drake, more songs, more sounds, more tings.

Drake: Views
4 May 2016 // 9:30 PM

Views is step backwards in quality, certainly, but it’s a step sideways in some ways.

//Blogs

Predicting the 2012 Polaris Prize Short List
12 Jul 2012 // 4:00 AM

This is probably a dumb idea. But, here is what I expect to make the Polaris Prize's Short List.

Bubbling Under the 75 Best Songs of 2011: Drake
5 Dec 2011 // 5:00 AM

Today we presented our Best 75 Songs of 2011. Here are several more just bubbling under the top 75...

//News

A New Spin on No.1 Records: In Streaming Era, Crowning a Chart-topper Requires a Formula
6 Sep 2016 // 4:53 AM

So what exactly, is an equivalent album? It’s a complicated mash-up of streaming and sales data, where 10 digital-track downloads sold and 1,500 songs streamed are equal to one album.

Drake releases posthumous Aaliyah single ‘Enough Said’
9 Aug 2012 // 1:32 AM

LOS ANGELES — Twenty seconds into “Enough Said,” the posthumous Aaliyah single that Drake released Sunday, it’s impossible not to feel an eerie chill. When

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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