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Wednesday, February 8 2012

“Don’t Let Me Fall”: Hip-Hop in the Age of Austerity

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.


Tuesday, December 7 2010

The Best Hip-Hop of 2010

Epic, sleek, weed rap, emo, sociopolitical, gangsta, or house party? In which direction will hip-hop go? This was a year for all of the above.


Reviews

Wednesday, September 3 2014

Wiz Khalifa: Blacc Hollywood

Blacc Hollywood is content to stay on the same eternally-stoned playing field as past Wiz Khalifa efforts.


Monday, June 30 2014

Wiz Khalifa: 28 Grams

28 Grams is full of interesting, moody, personality-drenched beats, many of which go to waste because they’re not suited to the artist.


Thursday, December 13 2012

Wiz Khalifa: O.N.I.F.C.

Laugh at the cover art all you want, O.N.I.F.C. is the killer pop album Rolling Papers should've been.


Tuesday, April 3 2012

Wiz Khalifa: Taylor Allderdice

Attempting to atone for Rolling Papers, Wiz Khalifa turns in a reasonable if unsurprising facsimile of his high water mark to-date, Kush & OJ.


Tuesday, April 5 2011

Wiz Khalifa: Rolling Papers

Another batch of limp-wristed pop rap from the Atlantic Records hit factory.


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