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2016 In Review

In A Tumultuous 2016, Sampled Music Showed History Repeating

The first time I heard "Be Yourself," I couldn't help but laugh because of the haunting sentiment that an older maternal figure was commanding me…
Margaret Farrell | December 19, 2016 - 10:35 am

Watch Solange’s Stunning Tonight Show Performance

Solange Knowles made one of the year's best albums with A Seat At The Table, but she hasn't done any touring or even played any…
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2016 - 9:15 am

2016 In Review

The Album Art We’ll Remember Past 2016

Many of the greatest hip-hop producers selected which records they would sample based on their album covers. J Dilla, DJ Premier, and Hi-Tek, among others,…
Collin Robinson | December 12, 2016 - 12:01 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

Here Are The 2017 Grammys Nominations

The Grammys announced their 2017 nominees this morning, with Grammy darling Meghan Trainor on CBS This Morning to unveil the big four categories: Album Of…
Chris DeVille | December 6, 2016 - 8:32 am

Solange Announces Auditions For Her Backing Band

Solange released her fantastic new album A Seat At The Table, one of the very best albums of the year, at the end of September.
Peter Helman | December 1, 2016 - 11:35 pm

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

Solange – “Cranes In The Sky (Rick Ross Remix)”

Solange made her Saturday Night Live debut over the weekend, and now Rick Ross has joined Common among the ranks of rappers who've contributed a…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2016 - 12:57 pm

Watch Solange Sing With Sampha, Bill Murray Sing With Chicago Cubs On SNL

Solange brought her new album A Seat At The Table to Saturday Night Live last night, performing standout tracks "Cranes In The Sky" and "Don't…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2016 - 10:45 am

Solange To Play SNL Next Month Alongside Host Benedict Cumberbatch

Solange scored her first #1 album this month with A Seat At The Table, and here's another first for her: She'll be the musical guest…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2016 - 12:05 am

Solange – “Cranes In The Sky” (Feat. Common)

"Cranes In The Sky" has become an early standout from Solange's marvelous new album, A Seat At The Table, and it's become one of the…
James Rettig | October 18, 2016 - 4:10 pm

The Week In Pop

With gnash, SoundCloud’s Underground Eclecticism Has Found Its Mainstream Poster Boy

The sensitive music bro from your college dorm has not given up his trusty acoustic guitar, but he's also a producer these days and is…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2016 - 2:55 pm

Solange – “Cranes In The Sky (Kaytranada DJ Edit)”

Recent Polaris Music Prize winner and all-around-great producer Kaytranada has just shared a DJ edit of Solange's A Seat At The Table highlight "Cranes In
James Rettig | October 11, 2016 - 4:52 pm

Solange Edges Out Bon Iver For First #1 Album

Although industry forecasters predicted that Bon Iver would score their first ever #1 album with 22, A Million, Billboard reports that Solange's new one A
Peter Helman | October 9, 2016 - 4:12 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Did you watch the vice presidential debate on Tuesday? What's that? You tried and got so bored and put off by two old white dudes…
Stereogum | October 7, 2016 - 5:01 pm