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Steve Lacy Proves Himself a Myth and a Legend in "Mercury"

Steve Lacy Proves Himself a Myth and a Legend in "Mercury"

June 17, 2022 "Mercury" is a lush, sonic playground for the peerless creative.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
R&B
Yell6w Delivers a Bittersweet Anti Pop Stunner With "Memories"

Yell6w Delivers a Bittersweet Anti Pop Stunner With "Memories"

June 15, 2022 “Memories” explores the attachment to the ghost of a toxic lover; gone in the physicality, yet their aroma lingers on.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
Yung Gravy Drops the Most Infectious Rick Roll With "Betty (Get Money)"

Yung Gravy Drops the Most Infectious Rick Roll With "Betty (Get Money)"

June 10, 2022 Getting Rick Roll'd has never sounded this good.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
rap
Sub Urban's 'HIVE' Is a Dynamic Carnival Ride Rife With Twists and Turns

Sub Urban's 'HIVE' Is a Dynamic Carnival Ride Rife With Twists and Turns

June 5, 2022 HIVE is a disorienting journey through the crevices of Sub Urban's psyche.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
dexter's "Pressure" Is a Hypnotic Ode to Self-Growth

dexter's "Pressure" Is a Hypnotic Ode to Self-Growth

June 1, 2022 "Pressure” evokes that signature UK alt-pop sound that artists like PinkPantheress have slowly edged into our scene.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
Rodney Chrome Is the Black Queer Artist Carving His Own Path Forward [Q&A]

Rodney Chrome Is the Black Queer Artist Carving His Own Path Forward [Q&A]

May 31, 2022 "You gotta walk into a room and act like you own it."
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
Vita Links With Flatbush Zombies' Meechy Darko in "Y.T.B." Video

Vita Links With Flatbush Zombies' Meechy Darko in "Y.T.B." Video

May 26, 2022 “Y.T.B.” sticks to your skin like sweat, a bug buzzing in your ear.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
R&B
ytb
KAIRO Is Aiming to Be the Pop Stars They Never Saw in the Mirror  [Q&A]

KAIRO Is Aiming to Be the Pop Stars They Never Saw in the Mirror  [Q&A]

May 25, 2022 "I'm happy that we... are able to make our music with our skin, our hair, our real appearance, and be confident."
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
BUZZ Questions What It Means to Be "Human"

BUZZ Questions What It Means to Be "Human"

May 23, 2022 Having penned hits for artists like Kylie Minogue, Hayley Kiyoko, and Katy Perry, we're finally getting to witness BUZZ's talent manifest.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
Rachel Chinouriri's 'Better Off Without' Is Healing Given Sonic Form

Rachel Chinouriri's 'Better Off Without' Is Healing Given Sonic Form

May 20, 2022 It's giving hot, heartbroken, healed girl summer.
Author: Jazmin Kylene