DJ Khaled just hosted the ultimate party and invited all the best people, but once he locks the doors, we’re forced to watch his home movies.Read more
“I had to reinvent” is the first line on Nicki Minaj’s third album The Pinkprint. It’s a line that stands as all too true for a rapper facing opposition from both sides of her music spectrum. Her rap fans were souring on the decision to devote half of Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded to pure pop, while her pop fans have likely already moved on – just because.
Nicki has somewhat been in damage control since Roman Reloaded, having later re-released it with additional tracks as The Re-Up to show her loyalty to hip-hop. Over the next year, she put out several non-album tracks to emphasize her devotion to rap, while returning to her role as the go-to guest rapper in urban music.Read more
Over the last year, my music tastes have changed a LOT. I went from being mostly a fan of lighter pop fare like Sarah Slean, Brandi Carlile, Serena Ryder, Jason Mraz, Tegan and Sara, etc, etc, etc to suddenly becoming obsessed with electro-pop music. Dragonette and Lady GaGa at the forefront of this at the end of last year. ThisRead more