The Best Songs of 2018
Ten tracks we relied on in an ever-changing year.
Drake has brilliantly portrayed fatherhood from the perspective of an abandoned child—but now that he is the estranged father, his music feels cold, distant, and distracted.
PREMIERE: iLoveMakonnen Strips Down “Tuesday” for Original Tracks
The LA R&B star goes Drake-less on an intimate performance of his 2014 smash.
There’s no Nicki Minaj feature, no DJ Mustard club cruncher, no junk-food love songs; it’s great pop without the guilty pleasure factor.
In light of recent blockbuster records like the expansive “Lemonade” and the constantly shifting “Life of Pablo,” “Views” feels anticlimactic.
WATCH: Drake’s Acting Chops Return in T-Mobile Super Bowl Commercial
“I love changes.”
LISTEN: Rihanna Gets Some Help at “Work” from Drake [UPDATED]
Everybody’s working for the weekend.
LISTEN: Erykah Badu Shares Drake-Inspired “Phone Down”
Another addition to emerging genre of smart phone hip-hop.
Monumental: Landmark Music Festival 2015
The Strokes, CHVRCHES, and Drake (a Canadian headliner!) take over the National Mall at the inaugural Landmark Music Festival in Washington, D.C.
Drake Opens New Restaurant in Toronto
The rapper teamed up with chef Susur Lee for Fring’s.
Apple Music’s Radio Station “Beats 1” Is a Game Changer
Apple Music: Not that boring after all
OP-ED: Apple Music Is Boring
But pretty undeniable, too.
Austin City Limits Calls Music Lovers Back to ATX with 2015 Lineup
The two-weekend fest in Austin’s Zilker Park is going down in October
Landmark Music Festival Announces Inaugural Lineup
Drake, The Strokes, and alt-J are among the festival’s impressive first-year list of performers
Coachella 2015, Weekend 1: Like The Deserts Miss The Rain
Coachella opens its doors, featuring craft beer, interactive art installations, and Drake.
WATCH: Lykke Li Releases an Emotional Cover of Drake’s “Hold On, We’re Going Home”
The Swedish singer-songwriter and Canadian rapper are both set to perform at Coachella this weekend
The Governors Ball Announces 2015 Lineup Featuring Björk, The Black Keys, DFA 1979, and More
So it begins. Only one day after Coachella announced its 2015 lineup, Governor’s Ball dropped its June roster with the help of an artsy video reveal. The…
Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced (And Once Again, David Bowie Isn’t Playing)
Though this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was basically sold out before any bands were even announced, the lineup is now officially out,…