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Clash review
11.05.17

So much more than a summer sensation...

Clash review
24.04.17

A seismic work that dares to tackle the biggest themes of all...

Under The Radar review
03.05.17

On "PRIDE.," Kendrick Lamar declares: "I can't fake humble just because your ass is insecure," his vocals subtly but unmistakably distorted into haunting whisper gusts and booming...

Clash review
25.03.17

Hip-hop icon matches renewed ambition to the benefit of experience...

Clash review
24.03.17

The Toronto rapper broadens his horizons to deliver his strongest release in some time...

Clash review
14.02.17

Simultaneously defining their genre and pushing it forward...

Clash review
14.02.17

A solid return that doesn't quite push to fresh heights...

Clash review
13.02.17

Strking a fine balance between grime, hip-hop, and pop...

Clash review
19.01.17

A worthy apprentice to the crown of pop creativity...

Clash review
19.01.17

The elder statesman of grime offers a celebration of everything that he has achieved...

Clash review
16.12.16

A mixed but nonetheless arresting return from the London MC...

Under The Radar review
05.12.16

Even though Donald Glover's been in the spotlight for nearly a decade now, trespassing across careers in comedy, writing, and music, he is only now really discovering his voice...

Clash review
06.12.16

A talent re-born, this offers light at the end of 2016's long, dark tunnel...

Clash review
17.11.16

A triumphant return from the legendary rhythm prophets...

Clash review
09.11.16

Stateside rapper in diminishing returns...

Clash review
09.11.16

Diverse and imaginative...

Clash review
09.11.16

A startling, and vastly ambitious work...

Clash review
09.11.16

A mighty return from Future Hendrix...

Clash review
09.11.16

A return to roots, a call to arms...

Clash review
09.11.16

A stunningly cohesive and lucid work...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Who exactly is Kanye West in 2016? Is he the envelope-pushing, genre-defining producer and artist who reshaped hip-hop (including 2010's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, which I...

Clash review
09.11.16

Spellbinding, and deeply cerebral rap music...

Clash review
09.11.16

All this money, still so lonely...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

For listeners of a certain age, myself for example, who feel all of their forty-one years without yet regarding that as old, there exists an uncontrollable reflex when listening...

Clash review
09.11.16

Simple yet scuzzy, fresh, and downright fun...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

JuJu is Gioele Valenti, a Sicilian psych rock musician whose previous projects have included Lay Llamas. But while this last incarnation of his muse sounded classically cosmic and...

Clash review
09.11.16

A rewarding return from a reliable rap supplier...

Clash review
09.11.16

A fine return from one of hip-hop’s true sources of independent thinking...

Clash review
27.10.16

Let’s go on a Kero Kero journey...

Clash review
30.09.16

Eccentric, acerbic, and - ultimately - one of the best in the game...

Clash review
26.09.16

An intriguing outing from one of the most unique MCs in the land...