To Listen or Not To Listen: Heartbreak on a Full Moon

Alright, here’s my review of Chris Brown’s new album, Heartbreak on a Full Moon… I haven’t listened to it yet. I’m sorry, but just the thought of listening to an album with 45 songs sounds so exhausting to me. It’s the same way I felt when Future dropped two albums within a week of each other earlier this year. It’s just too much (unless of … Continue reading To Listen or Not To Listen: Heartbreak on a Full Moon

We Get It. Now, Be Original.

The other day, I happened to see two tweets that I just couldn’t resist retweeting because they made me think about something that I often question: how have we allowed these basic rappers to become the face of hip-hip today? By the way, being a “rapper” does not mean that the music you make is “hip-hop,” but that’s a story for another day. One of … Continue reading We Get It. Now, Be Original.

Last Week’s Winners! (Don’t Take It Personal, Just Stay Woke, and Make Money Moves)

Don’t Take It Personal… In the last few days, artists have just been winning left and right like it’s nothing! First off, my girl SZA announced that her song “Love Galore” from her debut album, CTRL, which just oozed with carefree black girl magic, went Platinum! And speaking of “Love Galore,” SZA also blessed us with a video that just oozes ‘carefree black girl’ and … Continue reading Last Week’s Winners! (Don’t Take It Personal, Just Stay Woke, and Make Money Moves)