Category Archives: Music

Interview: Common Explores The Prison Industrial Complex In Ava DuVernay’s ’13th’

Common chatted with us about his new album, “Black America Again,” working with Ava DuVernay, and how John Legend inspired him to learn more about Black people being disproportionately affected by the prison pipeline.

LISTEN: GoldLink – “Dark Skin Women (Chris McClenney Remix)”

Last fall, Virginia rapper GoldLink released an incredibly slept on album And After That, We Didn’t Talk that spanned musical influences way…

WATCH: Maluca – “Mala”

A few weeks we posted the audio for Maluca’s new single, “Mala,” and she followed that up with an accompanying video. And…

LISTEN: Band Nerds – “Respect 2016”

The rap-rock/nu-metal sound was a big thing in the late ’90s, but it died out after a few years thanks to everyone…

WATCH: Alunageorge – “I’m in Control”

Alunageorge is an absolute favorite over here and we loved “I’m in Control” the moment it dropped last month. Now comes the…

LISTEN: G.O.O.D. Music’s HXLT self-titled debut album

Chicago vocalist HXLT released his self-titled debut album this week on Kanye’s G.O.O.D. Music imprint and it rocks! The music crosses all genres from…

WATCH: Fusilier – “The Moment”

Blake Fusilier is the former bass player for the band called RIBS but now he’s striking out on his own with a…

LISTEN: Maluca Mala – “Mala”

It’s kind of hard to describe Maluca Mala’s music. It’s like Latin music with touches of EDM and hip-hop and a New York…

LISTEN: Tunde Olaniran – “KYBM”

Flint, Michigan producer-singer-songwriter Tunde Olaniran is gearing up to drop his album Transgressor on August 7, To get us hyped, he’s dropped…

WATCH: Black Milk with Nat Turner Band – “CD Baby Artist Session”

Detroit producer and rapper extraordinaire Black Milk is one of our favorites over here so when we heard about him and the…