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Among the attributes necessary for pop stardom, a powerhouse voice is not typically on the shortlist. From Madonna to Rihanna, pop singers have long been able to excel at their occupation without the…   Read Story »
When Beyoncé released her fucking amazing surprise self-titled album last year, she put together much of it with the help of a mysterious producer known only as Boots, and we later learned that, in…   Read Story »
Pretty much everything east of the Mississippi has been brought to its knees by this unforgiving winter, especially the hellstorm that rolled in this week. It's hard to believe February is even now…   Read Story »
Last year, as part of its series of Songs From Scratch collaborations, Yours Truly teamed the Chicago R&B singer Jeremih up with the L.A. bass music producer Shlohmo, and their track together, "Bo…   Read Story »
You don't have to be a legit rock star to get an MTV Unplugged these days. In recent years the show has hosted quite a few household names (Paramore, Alicia Keys, Adele, Mumford & Sons, Katy Perry,…   Read Story »
After the triumphant year he had in 2013, Chance the Rapper is now a conquering hero in his Chicago hometown. And over the past few nights, he's had a few opportunities to bask in that glory. A few…   Read Story »
This week, for the 237th time, our country tis of thee will celebrate its Miss Independence. Which means that this week, for the fourth time, our blog will celebrate the arrival of Cruel Summer, our…   Read Story »
Remember last month when we made a hand-wringing post about the death of the MP3 and thereby the end of the downloadable Monthly Mix? Well, fuck it -- ZIP FILE BACK. Thank you for your comments and…   Read Story »
Lately, Yours Truly has been putting together a single series of sorts, called “Songs From Scratch,” that pairs up simpatico vocalists and producers who might’ve never worked together…   Read Story »
If you need a quick crash-course in why music videos are not what they once were, have a look at Alex Pappademas's celebration of the great Hype Williams in Grantland. Plenty of great music video…   Read Story »