Hip-Hop

Fear of a White Genre
Hip-hop is getting whiter, but that doesn't mean the genre is doomed
February 18, 2014

More Macklemores doesn't mean the genre is doomed.

Oh, 'Yeezus'
Kanye West's new album is raw, unapologetic—and boring
June 18, 2013

Kanye West's new album is raw, unapologetic—and boring

R.I.P. Donald Byrd, Master Source of Jazzy Hip-Hop Samples
February 13, 2013

Donald Byrd's jazz-pop-funk mix foreshadowed the hybridization of music in the digital era.