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Last year, there was one album -- Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City -- that united virtually the entire rap-listening public in adoration. This year, no such luck. Many heard my #1 pick of the…   Read Story »
Bey just surprised everyone by releasing her self-titled fifth solo album exclusively on iTunes. The BEYONCÉ "visual album" includes 14 songs -- featuring musical collaborations with Jay Z, Drake,…   Read Story »
Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal way to sum up a year in music. It is a process…   Read Story »
Drake put out one of our favorite albums of the year a while back, and since then has been on tour with Miguel and Future. It's a trifecta of amazing musicians, so we sent photographer Colin…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop's Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year's big warm-weather crossover hits were soft and breezy and…   Read Story »
It's almost comforting to know that Timbaland is still the sort of person who will recruit Jay Z and Drake, two of the world's most successful rappers, to drop verses on his single, and he'll still…   Read Story »
In a week full of big music videos, the one that generated the most conversation was, logically enough, the one that raised the most hackles. In this case, it was Lily Allen's big comeback clip "Hard…   Read Story »
Drake's last video, "Hold On, We're Going Home," was a wonderfully silly short film featuring guest stars like A$AP Rocky. The one before that, "Started From The Bottom," was also a narrative…   Read Story »
The British soul-music wanderer has worked with Drake a few times, on the great pre-album single "The Motion" and on a few of the songs that showed up on Drake's album Nothing Was The Same. One of…   Read Story »
Last month Drake was appointed as Global Ambassador for the Toronto Raptors. Now, with the NBA season officially upon us, the Raptors have released a video featuring Drake, mood-lit in suit and tie,…   Read Story »