Can Producers Be Bigger Than Rappers?

Many hip-hop fans think it, but rarely discuss it. We love Future, but you know the song is a sure banger if you hear one of...

What They Say: ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’

Here's a breakdown of the reactions to If You're Reading This It's Too Late given by critics, fans, and haters alike, with my thoughts...

Rihanna has sold 100 million more records than Beyoncé

The following evaluation draws from an analysis of data compiled on Wikipedia's 'List of best-selling music artists' page, as well as Wikipedia's pages for...

Drake is Michael Jackson, Kendrick is Prince

To many, it's a shame that mass appeal gives some artists more fame than true artistry. But in the music industry, the effects of someone's music...

I Want To Support XXXTentacion, But Should I?

On October 6, 2016, Jahseh Anfroy was arrested on charges of false imprisonment, witness tampering, and aggravated battery of his now ex-girlfriend who was pregnant at...

Murda Beatz Piped Up in Fort Erie

When you think of the sound that has Atlanta going crazy, you think of some people. Probably Black people...from Atlanta. Makes sense right? This is...

Anime and XXXTentacion Songs Pair Beautifully

The popularity of Anime among Black and African youth isn't well-documented, but people know it's there. Even if it's mostly with mainstream Animes like...

CL’s American Debut and Black Culture

With 5 million views in a week on her newest music video 'Lifted', K-Pop star CL is striving to make her way into the U.S. market....

Rich Chigga, Desiigner, and Copy-Paste Hip-Hop

Desiigner's 'Panda' recently hit #1 on the Hot 100 chart. Rich Chigga has amassed 2.5 million views in two months with 'Dat Stick'. And mainstream hip-hop...

TIDAL: Pros and Cons

On January 30th Jay-Z purchased Aspiro, a Swedish tech company that runs two streaming services: WiMP which already has 580,000 paying customers, and Tidal, the...