Culture Music Reviews

SZA reintroduces herself on ‘Shirt’

5 years without a new SZA LP have been long and hard felt. Since 2017’s seminal Ctrl brought a new era of confessional R&B to the mainstream, SZA became the patron saint of anxious twenty-somethings everywhere. Each track jumped straight to the raw, painful heart of its subject and put into words the confusing ugliness of complex […]

Music Singles

All the Stars with Kendrick Lamar

Rating: 2/5 For the record, this never happened. Kendrick Lamar and SZA are both coming off massive years. Kendrick with DAMN, SZA with CTRL. Top Dawg are the hottest label in hip-hop right now. Naturally, when the producers from Marvel’s Black Panther came knocking, they would take the opportunity for more publicity. After all, it […]