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Dreams Worth More Than Money - Meek Mill

Meek Mill released his sophomore album Dreams Worth More than Money this past Tuesday. Meek Mill really avoided a sophomore slump with this album; he really diversified his style and beats a lot on this album. 365 more words

Music Review

The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty - Tyga

Tyga released his third album this past week The Gold Album: 18th Dynasty. The album had a ton of delays because of the feud with his Birdman and the Cash Money Label. 450 more words

Music Review

Behind The Music: J. Cole

With a song or even just a verse, there is a message or story behind what the artist is singing or rapping about. J. Cole is one of the biggest names in the rap industry but his story to the top is like no other. 331 more words


Lars Krutak explores the literature of tattoos at TedxYYC

Here’s an idea. Tattoos are a kind of literature.

If you know how to read them, they tell you which man in the tribe has taken human life — which can come in handy. 853 more words

Local Arts

Vancouver teen rapper Sid Bhullar has another quick YouTube hit with 'Static'


A Vancouver teen rapper’s latest music video is going viral, hitting nearly 350,000 plays in just a few days.

Sid Bhullar, who graduated from John Oliver Secondary School this month, uploaded the music video for his latest single “Static” on Wednesday. 89 more words


SOUND BITES: Erykah Badu talks about recording You Got Me with The Roots

There’s a little bit of irony in the fact that American neo soul singer Erykah Badu will be performing at the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival… 166 more words

Vancouver Sun

NXNE 2015: Tink and Hua Li push back against Action Bronson and misogyny in hip-hop

The cancellation of Action Bronson’s free show at Toronto’s North by Northeast Music Festival, after 44,000 people signed a petition against it, suggests we’re more attuned to the ways in which gender is presented and represented than ever before. 1,182 more words