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Flying Lotus Showcases His Sonic Palette On ‘You’re Dead!’
Exploring uncharted musical terrain is as natural to Steven Ellison, otherwise known as Flying Lotus, as his sincere awareness and appreciation for the genres and artists that have preceded him. In fact, it's that same fascination for both the history of musical trends and the possibilities of its f…
Childish Gambino Reminisces About Atlanta On ‘STN MTN / Kauai’
Coming off the success of his strongest effort to date, Because The Internet, Childish Gambino unexpectedly announced his first ever DJ Drama-helmed Gangsta Grillz mixtape, STN MTN, this August. The announcement left fans wondering would Gambino drop all original material or would he rap over other …
Tinashe’s Future Is Bright On Debut ‘Aquarius’
It’s been nearly 15 years since her unexpected death, but beloved songstress Aaliyah’s sound is more relevant than ever. Her hushed vocal style and playful treatment of topics like love and sex have once again become in vogue, thanks mainly to the influence of Toronto Tour De Force Drake, who’s take…
Snootie Wild Shows Promise On ‘Go Mode’ EP
Before his breakout single "Yayo", Snootie Wild had been in some unfortunate situations, as he explained in The Come Up. He had dreams of being a basketball player, but he got stabbed in the knee, which caused a setback to his pursuit of a lucrative career...

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