Author: Ayana Contreras
A growing chorus of artists are speaking out, claiming Rosebud cultivated a toxic environment and unfair business practices.
The single, his first since 2020’s “The Return”, is scheduled for release Friday. This week, Chance announced the release of a new single, scheduled to drop Friday March 5. He expressed the release with his characteristic Black Boy Joy in a moment when a lot of press concerning him has revolved around his ongoing, acrimonious […]
Kanye West announced on June 26th that he’ll be partnering with shopping mall staple Gap, a full circle move for sure, because Yeezy goes back quite a ways with the brand. You might remember “Spaceship”, one of the standout tracks on his 2004 debut album, The College Dropout, featured a harrowing tale of alleged khaki […]
London’s extremely talented Nubya Garcia reveals “Pace,” the beautiful and rhythmically unique first single from her upcoming album.
Ayana Contreras shares her unqiue take on the new album græ by Moses Sumney
It’s a mid-tempo R&B playlist for anyone missing the feeling of togetherness and pulsing music.
The latest project from the Chicago-based musician brings the gospel, the patience, and the feelings of “togetherness,” even while we’re apart.
This playlist is built around soulful, upbeat sounds from the flower power 1960s, which to her sound ‘especially optimistic’
The MCA show is a reflection of Chicago’s kaleidoscopic lens, trained towards the world …
Ayana Contreras picks her favorite records of 2019 so far…