Nas “Daughters”

Nas has been on a pretty serious roll with the singles littering the lead-up to his tenth studio effort Life Is Good, the previously released “Nasty” and “The Don” both registering as screwface/ head-nod-igniting, boom bap-backed lyrical workouts that nod back to his early 90’s throne-nabbing roots while also giving the strong hint of Life […]

Miguel “Party Life”

The saying sadly goes that “All good things must come to an end”, and as much as we yearned for Miguel’s experimental Y3K-soul-themed freebie series Art Dealer Chic to be the exception to the rule, the set has alas come to a close with yesterday’s arrival of the third and final volume, another three-track thrill […]

Major Lazer featuring Amber Coffman (of Dirty Projectors) “Get Free”

It’s hard avoiding the strain of sadness and hopelessness lingering at the core of Major Lazer‘s “Get Free”, the song’s melancholy reggae lope bringing vivid illustrative support to the somber, child-like melodies nestled in Dirty Projectors’ Amber Coffman‘s desperate plea for liberation from The Man. “Never got love from a government man,” she woefully chirps […]