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Music critic at New York magazine.
Music critic Craig Jenkins explains why tracks by Lil Baby and Meek Mill effectively capture today’s protests against police violence.
Jun. 29from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Rapper and Compton-native Kendrick Lamar won the the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for his latest studio album “DAMN.” He’s the first non-jazz or classical musician to win the prize.
Apr. 17, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The latest from Detroit duo JR JR features a lilting harmony and catchy lyrics. “The Way I Do” is a ray of sunshine and will be a perfect addition to your summer playlist.
Jul. 6from Today's Top Tune
New music from Mali’s Oumou Sangaré, Malaysian singer Yuna, Cameroonian-American singer Vagabon, the East-West fusion of guitarist Sharon Isbin and sarod master Amjad Ali Khan, and…
Jun. 23from Music News
Companies, celebrities, and influencers have released statements that express support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Jun. 18from The Business
Killer Mike and El-P, the duo known as Run The Jewels, dropped an album that has a pinpoint view of the racial and social justices people are fighting for.
Jun. 23from Today's Top Tune
An international mix of future soul, deep dance, indie rock, and jazz.
Jul. 3from Freeform
Watch out, Night Shop is chugging down the line with locomotive speed on “Hello Take Me Anywhere.”
Jul. 7from Today's Top Tune
As Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered the closures of bars, movie theaters and indoor restaurants in California, Disneyland in Anaheim has yet to announce a new reopening date.
Jul. 3from Hollywood Breakdown
"Babyteeth" is a debut feature from Australia, and what a debut: Shannon Murphy, who's never done a full-length film before, directed from a screenplay by Rita Kalnejais.
Jun. 19from Film Reviews
Cosmic breaks, cinematic soundscapes and ethereal outtakes, dipping and weaving between the folds.