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For better or for worse, hip-hop remains an unnerving microcosm for watching the world's larger themes surrounding race and gender play out. These days, I've begun to think of it as the only form of music actually capable of changing the world. And while it feels like some of the major players were waiting in the wings this year, that only meats emerging rappers had the necessary space to claim 2015 as their launching pad. Not...
If I did this every day I’d become a different kind of woman. That’s the thought that crosses my mind at the end of my first Y7 class, as I lay drenched in sweat in a position I’ll soon learn is called Child’s Pose. I don’t “do” yoga; I’m one of those. Supermodels contorting themselves into pretzels while teachers beam on is not my idea of an uplifting workout. Watching myself sweat, chubby and...
UPDATE: Erykah Badu's new tape is now streaming, and though it sounds like Drake appears on "U Use To Call Me" and later on "What's Yo Phone Number/Telephone," Dallas-based blog Central Track reports that it is actually ItsRoutine, an Atlanta rapper who is also known as Aubrey Davis. Which raises the question of which Aubrey she's referencing when she wrote "this one's for Aubrey." Andre 3000 also guests on the tape's final track "Hello."...
Anti already has a world tour attached. It has a $25 million sponsor deal from Samsung. It has fans everywhere salivating for the first new album from Rihanna since 2012's Unapologetic, an album that she executive-produced, and that became her first No. 1 album debut on the Billboard charts (which seems crazy in retrospect). After Unapologetic she took her first real gap between albums, a gap that has now stretched to three years. The longest...