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It's Not That "COMPLICATED." The New Whethan, aldn, and 8485 Collab Is Pure Heat

It's Not That "COMPLICATED." The New Whethan, aldn, and 8485 Collab Is Pure Heat

April 18, 2022 "I hate doing the same thing twice."
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
Wakai Sheds Light on Frequencies, Features, and Fresh New Album [Q&A]

Wakai Sheds Light on Frequencies, Features, and Fresh New Album [Q&A]

March 25, 2022 "I feel like a jazz musician stuck in a rapper's body."
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
rap
tobi lou Proves His Career Is 'Non-Perishable'

tobi lou Proves His Career Is 'Non-Perishable'

March 14, 2022 tobi lou thrives in a state of comfortable unpredictability.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
rap
R&B
Coco & Breezy Are "Liftin Me Up" With This Female Empowerment Anthem

Coco & Breezy Are "Liftin Me Up" With This Female Empowerment Anthem

March 7, 2022 "We need to lift each other up - through words, through actions, and through music."
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
Deb Never Gives a Voice to the Outsider on  "Crutches"

Deb Never Gives a Voice to the Outsider on  "Crutches"

February 24, 2022 "Crutches" is a reminder that even enigmatic forces like Never are still human.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
chromonicci. on SoundCloud, Making a Space For Himself, and Being Very Black [Q&A]

chromonicci. on SoundCloud, Making a Space For Himself, and Being Very Black [Q&A]

February 23, 2022 chromonicci. takes us through the death of SoundCloud and carving out a space for himself in the beat scene.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
Mahalia Sends a Not-So-Subtle Warning in "Letter To Ur Ex"

Mahalia Sends a Not-So-Subtle Warning in "Letter To Ur Ex"

February 22, 2022 On her latest standout single, Mahalia explores the moments of a partnership often left unexplored.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
pop
R&B
We Can't Help But "Dance" to the New Jay Safari

We Can't Help But "Dance" to the New Jay Safari

February 11, 2022 "Dance" is the feel-good party track everyone needs to heat up the dancefloor.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
pop
R&B
Jon Waltz and Verzache Embrace Change on "Trainwreck"

Jon Waltz and Verzache Embrace Change on "Trainwreck"

January 28, 2022 Acknowledging the crumbling world around him, Waltz feels as if he's still in control.
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
rap
Gianni Lee Brings the Philly Bounce to Evocative Club Banger "Switch"  [Premiere]

Gianni Lee Brings the Philly Bounce to Evocative Club Banger "Switch"  [Premiere]

January 27, 2022 "I want people to move, even when they are standing still."
Author: Arielle Lana LeJarde
R&B