Contributor Jenessa Williams

Kele - 2042

Reviews / Album

Kele - 2042

By holding a mirror up to society, ‘2042’ encourages us all to keep fighting the good fight.

November 7, 2019 7:59am

Party For One: Kele Okereke

Features / Interviews

Party For One: Kele Okereke

Following a recent foray back with the old gang, Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke is returning with new solo album ‘2042’ - a searing look at race, identity and culpability.

October 25, 2019 2:51pm

Brooke Candy - Sexorcism

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Brooke Candy - Sexorcism

Her mission is admirable, and when it hits the spot, you’ll know about it.

October 25, 2019 7:54am

King Princess - Cheap Queen

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King Princess - Cheap Queen

Her personal brand of kiss-off pop is as relatable as it glossily distant.

October 24, 2019 7:58am

Danny Brown - uknowhatimsayin¿

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Danny Brown - uknowhatimsayin¿

Danny Brown is headed for the jackpot - commercial viability without compromising his unique voice.

October 3, 2019 7:55am

Perfect Harmony: Africa Express

Features / Interviews

Perfect Harmony: Africa Express

Damon Albarn’s super-project returns with ‘EGOLI’, an exploration of Afro Futurism that explores the unique kinship that occurs when you reach outside of your own cultural bubble.

August 2, 2019 10:36am

Skepta - Ignorance is Bliss

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Skepta - Ignorance is Bliss

Both authentic to his roots but reflective of the global audience that his music now affords.

May 31, 2019 8:00am

Steve Lacy - Apollo XXI

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Steve Lacy - Apollo XXI

At once ’70s nostalgia and forward-thinking black excellence.

May 24, 2019 7:50am

Tyler, The Creator - Igor

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Tyler, The Creator - Igor

He taps into the mixtape culture that is serving his contemporaries so well.

May 17, 2019 8:00am

Local Natives - Violet Street

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Local Natives - Violet Street

A tale of affection deeply rooted in the realism of love, not just in romance but in life.

April 26, 2019 7:55am

Suzi Wu - Error 404

Reviews / EP / Neu

Suzi Wu - Error 404

Wondering what 2019 sounds like? This might just be it.

March 22, 2019 7:55am

Keuning - Prismism

Reviews / Album

Keuning - Prismism

With all the composite parts in place, what ‘Prismatic’ lacks isn’t effort, but direction.

January 25, 2019 7:50am