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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.

Flyte Brothers XXIX: Howard Johnson's "Knees"

Flyte Brothers XXIX: Howard Johnson’s “Knees”

Get funky with Howard Johnson + Jam & Lewis in the latest Flyte Brothers column.

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!

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.

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

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

Frank Ocean is back…or is he?

Blerd Radio 2014: Episode 16B: Let's Go To The Hall (of Fame) (Part II)

Blerd Radio 2014: Episode 16B: Let’s Go To The Hall (of Fame) (Part II)

The Hall of Fame is cool and all that, but THIS podcast has an AARON NEVILLE impression.

Some Way Out Funk Courtesy Of The Legendary Steve Arrington

Some Way Out Funk Courtesy Of The Legendary Steve Arrington

Have you had your funk today?

The Best Thing About Saturday Night Live in 2014?

The Best Thing About Saturday Night Live in 2014?

Maybe they should make SNL consist of all musical performances this season…

No, George Clinton Does Not Explain The Pink Dreads In His New Book

No, George Clinton Does Not Explain The Pink Dreads In His New Book

Does George Clinton’s new memoir give you uncut funk, the Bomb?

Flyte Brothers XXVI: Ralph Tresvant's "Sensitivity"

Flyte Brothers XXVI: Ralph Tresvant’s “Sensitivity”

As sensitive as it gets…