Lil Peep Has Sadly Passed Away at Age 21

According to multiple reports, emerging and buzzing rapper Lil Peep has tragically passed away. He was just 21-years old. Reasons for his death have not been confirmed, however The Guardian suggests a suspected overdose. His manager Chase Ortega broke the news by tweeting, “I’ve been expecting this call for a …

N.E.R.D.'s New Album Features Andre 3000, Kendrick Lamar and More

reactid=”98″> It’s ficial! N.E.R.D. are back and they are set to release their new album their acronym, No_One Ever Really Dies. On Saturday (Nov. 4), the group treated folks to a listening party/concert at ComplexCon 2017 in Long Beach, Calif. The 11-song LP features cameos from several rap heavyweights including …

Are Playboi Carti and Blac Chyna Dating? Twitter Hopes Not

reactid=”108″> It looks like Blac Chyna has a new man in her life and he’s a rapper. The 29-year-old mom was spotted on Snapchat getting cozy with Playboi Carti and Twitter is having a meltdown. In the Snapchat video above, Chyna is seen flaunting a couple Carti’s diamond-encrusted chains. It’s …

The Breakfast Club Announces #Change4Change Radiothon

Good news arrives today from the folks over at The Breakfast Club. Known for much, the syndicated radio show, hosted by DJ Envy, Angela Yee, and Charlamagne Tha God, have announced a new and upcoming radiothon, which is all for a great cause that millions can identify with. Announcing #Change4Change, …

How Jack White’s Third Man Records Made a Mark on Nashville

In March 2009, when Jack White, Ben Swank, and Ben Blackwell opened Third Man Records’ headquarters in Nashville, they didn’t have grand ambitions to invade the city’s already-bustling music scene. Their plan was to absorb Tennessee’s rich music history while they began to press and distribute White’s and his colleagues’ …

The Best Albums of 2017 (So Far)

This list has been updated to include October releases. The running threads interest adjoining the music 2017 are strange: indie rock is back in full force, young rappers seem hell-bent on reclaiming nü-metal, and our legends keep leaving us. Like Outkast said, “Nothing is for sure, nothing is for certain, …

Exploring Darius Rucker’s Impact on Modern Country Music

The year 1995 was one flux in rock. Through Nirvana’s posthumous Unplugged in New York LP, Kurt Cobain’s tortured ghost could still be heard around the hour on the radio, and Hole’s Live Through This singles rang out as rejoinders. Dave Grohl hit the ground running with the self-titled Foo …

Lana Del Rey’s Live Show Is at a Crossroads

Lana Del Rey is something an anomaly in the modern pop landscape. Her artwork evokes Old Hollywood splendor, and her music imbues cabaret performance values with the washed-out sonics British shoegaze. It’s intriguing on record, but still more surprising to see in a live setting, especially among the young and …

The Corrs return to the Royal Albert Hall 20 years on!

Nearly 20 years have passed since The Corrs returned to the legendary Royal Albert Hall, and amid the anticipation a brand new album coming in November titled Jupiter Calling, The Corrs brought their nineties and early noughties records all the way to the 21st century in spectacular fashion. The famous …

Beck’s Colors Has a Few Good Ideas and Some Bad Ones Too

Beck winning the Album the Year Grammy for Morning Phase was like Denzel Washington winning the Best Actor Oscar for Training Day. Neither work ranks highly among the artist’s best; both wins felt like shrewd acknowledgment the other times the Academy ought to have handed them the honor but settled …

New Music Video "When We Were Young" by Big V

Vito Tisdale, also known as “Big V” or “Vito Banga,” is a former member and front man the multi-platinum hip-hop group Nappy Roots. The group was signed to Atlantic Records and released their first commercial project, “Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz,” in 2002. “Watermelon, Chicken & Gritz” went multi-platinum. The album …