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Classic Album Review: Kanye West Redefined Himself and Hip-Hop with 808s & Heartbreak

In 2008 — before the Kardashians, before the Twitter tirades, before the #MAGA bullshit — there was Kanye West, producer extraordinaire, brash Chicagoan, Back to the Future superfan. With his first three albums, Kanye rose to the top of the world, flaunting his fame with a critical eye over bouncy soul samples and synth-heavy arena

Ariana Grande announces new album Thank U, Next

Ariana Grande is just two months removed from the release of latest solo album, Sweetener, but the pop singer is already prepping a follow-up. Over a series of tweets on Saturday, Grande revealed her fifth album will be titled, Thank U, Next. She previously tweeted that phrase after railing against her ex-fiancé, Pete Davidson, after

Ty Segall announces debut album as The C.I.A., shares “Pleasure Seeker” video: Watch

Last week, Ty Segall dropped off his fourth LP of the year, Fudge Sandwich. The prolific psych rocker isn’t quite ready to stash away his guitar, though. Segall is prepping to release yet another new album — this time with The C.I.A., his collaborative group with Denée Segall, his wife/frequent bandmate/photographer, and Emmett Kelly of

Mick Jenkins unveils new album Pieces of a Man: Stream

Mick Jenkins has let loose his new album, Pieces of a Man. Stream it in full below via Apple Music or Spotify. Due out via Cinematic Music Group, the new studio effort serves as Jenkins’ sophomore LP following the well-received 2017 album, The Healing Component. It also comes after the Chicago rapper’s or more… EP series. Pieces of a

Robyn releases first album in eight years, Honey: Stream

Robyn is back with her first new solo album in eight years, Honey. The highly anticipated follow-up to 2010’s Body Talk through Interscope and the Swedish pop star’s own Konichiwa, and you can stream it below via Apple Music and Spotify. While Robyn has said the album features “much more production work on my end,” Honey also features contributions from Joseph

Jeremih and Ty Dolla $ign premiere MihTy collaborative album: Stream

Jeremih and Ty Dolla $ ign have released their new collaborative album, MihTy. It’s available to stream below. The long-in-the-works effort is comprised of 11 songs, including previous offerings “The Light” and “Goin Thru Some Thangz”. There’s also the Lil Wayne-assisted “New Level”, which features a sample of “In My Bed” by Dru Hill, a group Jeremih

Album Review: MØ Delivers Hooks but Little Else on Forever Neverland

The Lowdown: MØ is Danish, and her name is pronounced somewhat like an American might pronounce the sound a cow makes. Audiences were exposed to her massive melodies after she featured on the worldwide smash hits “Lean On” and “Cold Water” by Major Lazer. MØ comes from the Scandinavian school of songwriting, where every part