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Jheri Curl Fridays: Kano's "I'm Ready"

Jheri Curl Fridays: Kano’s “I’m Ready”

I have no clue what Kano looks like, and apparently the internet doesn’t, either.

Five January Releases That I'm Looking Forward To

Five January Releases That I’m Looking Forward To

Ne-Yo is one of several big-name artists dropping new albums in January. Check out my thoughts on this and four other upcoming releases I’m looking forward to.

New Episodes Of UnSung Begin Next Week

New Episodes Of UnSung Begin Next Week

More episodes of “UnSung” kick off next week, starting with one featuring the Super Freak himself, Rick James.

2015 Coachella Lineup Announced

2015 Coachella Lineup Announced

Coachella attendees, get ready for a lot of pasty bare leg courtesy of Angus Young and AC/DC. The full lineup was announced yesterday.

Jheri Curl Fridays: "You Wear It Well" by DeBarge

Jheri Curl Fridays: “You Wear It Well” by DeBarge

Jheri Curl Fridays is back for 2015. Party with us, El DeBarge, Tootie and George Clooney!

Set Your "Lampshades On Fire": Modest Mouse Is Back

Set Your “Lampshades On Fire”: Modest Mouse Is Back

Indie rock vets Modest Mouse return with “Lampshades On Fire,” heralding their first new album in eight years.

Kendrick Lamar, "The Colbert Report",  And Life-Affirming Music

Kendrick Lamar, “The Colbert Report”, And Life-Affirming Music

Kendrick Lamar is the illest cat out right now. Check his appearance on “The Colbert Report.”

The 2014 Blerdy Awards: Praising The Best Music of 2014-Mostly

The 2014 Blerdy Awards: Praising The Best Music of 2014-Mostly

Adding my voice to the year-end lists…with a twist.

Catch "The Rhythm" With MNEK's Latest

Catch “The Rhythm” With MNEK’s Latest

Another dope joint from MNEK. Check out “The Rhythm.”

Always On Time: De La Soul & Chuck D Join Forces For "The People"

Always On Time: De La Soul & Chuck D Join Forces For “The People”

De La Soul and Chuck D on the same track? Long Island is definitely in the building.

Check The Technique 2: A Must-Have For Discerning "Heads"

Check The Technique 2: A Must-Have For Discerning “Heads”

A must-have for every hip-hop fan on your Christmas list.

Frank Ocean Teases New Album (Maybe?) With "Memrise"

Frank Ocean Teases New Album (Maybe?) With “Memrise”

Frank Ocean is back…or is he?