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The 50 Best Albums Of 2019

For many of us, 2019 has been a year of flux -- politically, culturally, professionally, personally. It’s hard to envision what the future might bring…
Stereogum | December 3, 2019 - 10:00 am

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The 20 Best Music Videos Of The 2010s

In the very early days of this century, people would still sometimes watch music videos on television. MTV's Total Request Live was in its halcyon…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2019 - 8:44 am

Lists

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

More Jamila Woods stories

Jamila Woods – “SULA (Hardcover)”

A month and a half ago, the great Chicago soul singer and songwriter Jamila Woods shared a soft, glowing new single called "SULA (Paperback)," inspired…
Tom Breihan | September 18, 2020 - 9:50 am

Hayley Williams, Matt Berninger, Weyes Blood, & More Contribute Unreleased Tracks To Benefit Compilation Out This Friday

This Friday (9/4) is Bandcamp's next Bandcamp Friday, when the service waives their revenue share, and a stacked compilation has just been announced, which will…
James Rettig | September 2, 2020 - 12:00 pm

Jamila Woods – “SULA (Paperback)”

Every song on Jamila Woods' last album, last year's great LEGACY! LEGACY!, was inspired by a different iconic artist of color: "Zora," "Eartha," "Baldwin." Today,…
Peter Helman | August 6, 2020 - 10:43 am

Bruce Hornsby – “Bright Star Cast” (Feat. Jamila Woods & Vernon Reid)

Next month, the veteran atmosphere-conjurer and Grateful Dead/Spike Lee collaborator Bruce Hornsby will release his new album Non-Secure Connection. Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, a longtime…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2020 - 10:28 am

Peter Cottontale – “Pray For Real” (Feat. Chance The Rapper & Tobi Lou)

Peter Cottontale, the Chicago producer and keyboardist, has been working with Chance The Rapper ever since Chance released his debut mixtape 10 Day in 2012.
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2020 - 10:11 am

Lists

The 20 Best Music Videos Of The 2010s

In the very early days of this century, people would still sometimes watch music videos on television. MTV's Total Request Live was in its halcyon…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2019 - 8:44 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We are now about halfway into 2019, and nobody has made a better music video than the one for Billie Eilish's "Bad Guy." I honestly…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2019 - 12:52 pm

Jamila Woods – “Baldwin” Video

We put visionary Chicago R&B singer Jamila Woods' LEGACY! LEGACY! on our list of the year's best albums so far because damn, haven't you heard…
Chris DeVille | June 25, 2019 - 10:10 am

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

Watch Jamila Woods Play 3 Songs On CBS This Morning

Jamila Woods released her fantastic new album LEGACY! LEGACY! last week and today she appeared on CBS This Morning to perform a few highlights. Woods…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 18, 2019 - 4:19 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | May 10, 2019 - 3:04 pm

Jamila Woods – “Baldwin” (Feat. Nico Segal)

Later this week, the great Chicago R&B singer Jamila Woods will release her new album Legacy! Legacy! Every song on the album is named after…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2019 - 10:27 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | March 22, 2019 - 4:14 pm
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