Jenna Amore, Oakland University
The controversial musical artist has been showing off his baby bump to his TikTok viewers, which finally culminated in the ‘birth’ of his latest album in mid-September.
Nathan Kolodney, Wesleyan University
The British model-turned-rapper is an artist that constantly seeks perfection, and he’s hip-hop’s best-kept secret.
Siblings often make the most iconic musical duos, and the progeny of rapper Benzino are looking like they will continue this tradition.
Daniel Buccafusca, East Stroudsburg University
The American rapper should not be remembered as a troubled musician, but rather as a man that has taught the world how important it is to be vulnerable.
Arianna Taylor, University of Rochester
Wearing silver pants and a long elfish beard in ‘Holiday,’ the singer gives Christmas a futuristic take. What does it mean to see him in hip-hop as he redefines musical and cultural boundaries?
Annika Salmi, Yale University
The Japanese Australian musician dropped a beautiful album that solidifies his career as an artist. However, some of the tracks sound superficial compared to the album’s overall message.
Eva Halvax, University of Arizona
This documentary explores the globalization of hip-hop and the history that is integral to the genre’s aesthetics.
Danielle Kuzel, Florida State University
The Portland hip-hop musician is growing both lyrically and artistically.
Emma Smith, Wesleyan University
Boasting poetic lyrics and lighter melodies, the Brooklyn native’s latest album is a concept record exploring what it means to have everything.
Nayeli G. Pena, Colorado College
Hailing from Australia, this teenager is carrying on the legacy of his former mentor, Juice WRLD.
Rickea Bell, Saint Peter’s University
“I’d take a personal connection of 10,000 people over a commercial audience of a million.”
Caleb Clark, Hillsdale College
Could we be seeing some musical maturity in this new album? Possibly …
Jonathan Christian, Northwest Vista College
Released three days before his death, J Dilla’s album ‘Donuts’ is a timeless ode to life.
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