Reviews // 5 Articles
The Best Hip-Hop of 2013
9 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
Jewel running, megalomania, acid rap, and sasquatches -- hip-hop continues to surprise in 2013.
The Best Hopes to Break Out in 2012
1 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM
The year ahead looks to be an exciting one with the emergence of wealth of great new music waiting in the wings. Will Alabama Shakes be the toast of 2012? Will 2012 be a banner year for forward-thinking hip-hop and R&B? And let's not forget all the great new bands expected to break big in 2012.
J. Cole: 2014 Forest Hills Drive
11 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM
With 2014 Forest Hills Drive, J. Cole relies on on stimulating emotions by telling instead of evoking emotion by showing.
J. Cole: Born Sinner
14 Jul 2013 // 5:04 PM
J. Cole delivers with an impressive second album.