Richest Tracks of the Week – Aug. 20th(Brockhampton, Taylor Swift, JPEGMAFIA)

It has been numerous weeks since my last edition of this segment but it is back as I am all settled into my new apartment. Let's get right into it! "Boy Bye"- Brockhampton With the highly-anticipated release of the group's sixth project, Ginger, this week, they have been dropping some fantastic singles to promote the album. … Continue reading Richest Tracks of the Week – Aug. 20th(Brockhampton, Taylor Swift, JPEGMAFIA)

Daniel Caesar panders to surface-level R&B listeners with CASE STUDY 01

Daniel Caesar is a Canadian singer and songwriter who broke onto the scene in 2015 with the luscious EP, Pilgrim's Paradise. The track "Streetcar" was my introduction to Caesar and I believed that he would be the next great R&B artist as this era is struggling to culminate consistently great R&B artists. While we have Chris Brown … Continue reading Daniel Caesar panders to surface-level R&B listeners with CASE STUDY 01

Ari Lennox Sets the Bar High for R&B Artists with Her Debut Album, Shea Butter Baby

Courtney Shanade Salter, professionally known as, Ari Lennox, is a singer and songwriter from Washington, D.C. Lennox began her career by releasing some independent music across the internet with her debut mixtape, Five Finger Discount back in 2012 and followed that mixtape with her debut EP, Ariography in 2013. While I am not familiar with any of … Continue reading Ari Lennox Sets the Bar High for R&B Artists with Her Debut Album, Shea Butter Baby