Drake's Scorpion

Album Review and Analysis


DRAKE |SCORPION


Allow me travel back in time for the next few sentences. I remember a teenage me lamenting the decline of Degrassi as I discovered Jimmy, Aubrey Graham, became a rapper.

Janelle Monae's Dirty Computer

Album Review and Analysis


JANELLE MONÁE |DIRTY COMPUTER


Since her 2013 release of the album, Electric Lady, where femdroid protagonist Cindy Mayweather vowed to free the androids, Janelle Monáe has vowed to free her mind and herself.

Goldlink At What Cost

Album Review and Analysis


GOLDLINK |AT WHAT COST


Washington, D.C. native, D’Anthony Carlos, is best known as Goldlink, a talented rapper who gained popularity after releasing two critically acclaimed mixtapes, The God Complex and After That We Didn’t Talk in 2014 and 2015.

Lil Uzi Vert's LUV Is Rage 2

Album Review and Analysis


LIL UZI VERT |LUV IS RAGE 2


Lil Uzi Vert’s highly anticipated debut, LUV is Rage 2, was released August 25, 2017 after months of hype and delay. With most hyped projects, audiences want to see for themselves if the music lived up to the hype...

Joey Badass's All Amerikkkan Badass

Album Review and Analysis


JOEY BADA$$ |ALL AMERIKKKAN BADA$$


Many people believe hip-hop is essentially dead. With the onset of wildly popular “mumble rap” artists like Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti, and Lil Yatchy, many hip-hop/rap fans feel the future of the genre is threatened.

Kendrick Lamar's DAMN

Album Review and Analysis


KENDRICK LAMAR |DAMN


Many times, with the release of a new album, the hype is so intense that by the time the album releases, your hopes are so high and you expect so much that you are bound to be disappointed.

SZA's CTRL

Album Review and Analysis


SZA |CTRL


You may know SZA as the up and coming singer-songwriter who was notably featured on the opening track, "Consideration," off of Rihanna's ANTI album back in 2016.