Jessie Ware “Sweet Talk”

As hinted by the amazing singles (and non-attached freebies) that preceded it, buzzed-about Brit-soul newcomer Jessie Ware has pulled off one of the year’s strongest R&B collections with her freshly released debut Devotion, a masterwork of calm, cool and collected soul-pop heavily influenced by the sumptuously understated grooves and heavy emotional ache of the 80’s […]

Tyga “Wish”

While it’s understandable why most rappers would kill to be a part of a high-profile hip hop crew and all the hip hop blog ubiquity such connections bring, for Tyga, his affiliation with Young Money comes with some drawbacks, mainly that he can come across a bit middle-tier and faceless being surrounded (or hell, overshadowed) […]

Wale featuring Rick Ross, T-Pain, Omarion, Yo Gotti, Rockie Fresh, Trina, Lil’ Wayne, Tyga, French Montana & Black Cobain “Bag of Money (Remix)”

The “Bag of Money” that ended up being released as an official single already felt crowded enough, especially with the R&B addition of T-Pain making resistance to not having this thing glued in the brain for hours on end futile with his “she bad, bad, bad”-ing all over everything, but, apparently, that wasn’t reason enough […]