DJ Khaled, Grateful | Highlights

DJ Khaled returns with the most star-studded album of his career with ‘Grateful.’ At nearly 90 minutes, it’s jam-packed with hits.

Katy Perry, Witness | Highlights

★★ Pop superstar Katy Perry struggles to find her footing on her fifth studio album, ‘Witness.’ Sometimes it works, while other times it doesn’t.  Katy Perry returns with her fifth studio album, Witness, following a four-year hiatus. Witness earned the pop superstar another no. 1 album. However, the quality of the effort is mixed at…

10 Hot 100 Takeaways: Drake Dominates

Ed Sheeran remains the one to beat on the Billboard Hot 100 as “Shape of You” spends its ninth week at no. 1. Drake sees multiple songs debut from ‘More Life.’

11 Songs Where the Innuendo is Out of Control

Selena Gomez told the world that she “couldn’t keep her hands to herself.”  Gomez’s lack of control perfectly captures the sentiment of the 11 songs selected on this playlist that lack control of their sexual appetites.

What’s The Deal With The ‘DM’ and the ‘Gram’?

Rap trends tend to come and go – this has happened year after year after year. Remember that God awful, irresponsible AF Molly rap trend? Rick Ross got into some hot water when he took it too far in Rocko’s “U.O.E.N.O.” (“Put molly all in her champagne, she ain’t even in know it”). Even Miley…

58th Annual Grammy Nomination Predictions – The Urban Categories  

  Ah, more speculation about Grammy nominations! This go-round, how about a look at those urban categories? The frontrunners? Could it be D’Angelo, The Weeknd, and Kendrick Lamar? Best R&B Performance The Weeknd, “The Hills” (Beauty Behind The Madness) D’Angelo, “Sugah Daddy” (Black Messiah) Tyrese, “Shame” (Black Rose) Miguel, “Coffee” (Wildheart) Tamar Braxton, “If I…

Meek Mill Versus Drake: Comparing the Diss Tracks

We all know who wins this one – unless you’ve not logged online for minute.   Twitter blew up in late July. Why? Meek Mill being Meek Mill went off and dissed one of today’s most popular rappers, Drake, accusing him of using a ghostwriter and not writing his own rhymes. Ultimately, Meek Mill seemed…