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The Truth About Lemons

By Dr. Toby S. Jenkins   Lemons Ain’t So Bad “Now we can be open for a while…” I loved Beyoncé’s Visual Album, “Lemonade.” Let me say that first before members of the Beyhive get ready to swarm. As an …
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Radiohead’s Stark Side of the Moon

By Allen Callaci We last heard from Radiohead five years ago. The band’s 2011 release, King of Limbs, sounded more like a mishmash of Thom Yorke’s solo material and half-finished Radiohead demos than the groundbreaking r...
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Maurice White: Earth Wind & Fire

By Chris Barnes The world lost iconic star Maurice White, founder of the Earth, Wind & Fire. Our hearts burn with sadness. We miss his over-the-top personality, exploding afro, falsetto voice, and metallic tank tops....
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Prince Gives Best Performance of His Life

By C. Liegh McInnis Last night at Paisley Park, Prince gave two shows, featuring him singing his songs accompanied only by himself on the piano. http://www.startribune.com/prince-gets-personal-in-his-first-ever-solo-show...
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If Women Ruled Hip Hop …

By Raven Dorsey Rap and Hip Hop originally expressed Black male anxieties and feelings. Although synonymous with Black Music — with the word “Black” representing all humans of the similar heritage — Hip Hop w...
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To Pimp a Butterfly @kendricklamar

By Jeremy Toback To Pimp a Butterfly is that most old school of records, a tenacious collection that demands listening. You don’t have to like it, but you have to confront it if you’re at all serious about mass culture &...