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Black Excellence Shines Through at The Golden Globes

Black Excellence Shines Through at The Golden Globes

Awards shows in recent years have been frequently criticized for their lack of diversity and lack of representation of certain demographics. While the root of that problem is still an issue, this year the world got a chance to see the greatness of honest storytelling from a more colorful point of view. The Golden Globes [...]

January 9, 2017 Austin Scott Reviews 0

J.Cole Shares His Intimate Thoughts on Love and Black Liberation

J.Cole Shares His Intimate Thoughts on Love and Black Liberation

It has been apparent since the early days of hip-hop’s popularity in America that the best artists are lyrical, honest, and conscious of the world around them. J.Cole has shown time and time again that he possesses  these strengths, coupled with the ability to get people to actually listen to his music. Cole has previously [...]

December 12, 2016 Austin Scott Album Reviews, Reviews 0

Gambino Awakens A Generation To Its Roots

Gambino Awakens A Generation To Its Roots

While 2016 was not a great year for many (at least according to Twitter), the same certainly cannot be said for Donald Glover. His new television series, Atlanta, on FX, received massive critical acclaim and had one of the biggest cable debuts to date. Additionally, there has been buzz for months about a new album under his stage [...]

December 5, 2016 Austin Scott Album Reviews 0

6LACK Debut Shows R&B Is Still Honest

6LACK Debut Shows R&B Is Still Honest

2016 has been a year full of excellence in storytelling through music, and breakout R&B phenom 6LACK has been no exception. His debut album “Free 6LACK” captures his personal journey through relationships, his rough come up, and his handling of success. Like a lot of popular R&B of the past couple years, his sound has a [...]

December 2, 2016 Austin Scott Album Reviews, Reviews 0

Magic from Mars, The Gold Standard of Pop Today

Magic from Mars, The Gold Standard of Pop Today

Trends fade over time, but the mark of a great artist is the ability to bring relevant, lasting expression to his or her medium, while maintaining the different aspects of success in their field (marketability, fame, influence etc.) Bruno Mars has shown us time and time again the star quality that not only makes hit [...]

November 30, 2016 Austin Scott Album Reviews 0

A Tribute, A Triumph, A Tribe

A Tribute, A Triumph, A Tribe

On November 11, 2016, the world was blessed with something it desperately needed: catharsis and healing, packaged in the form of a 16 track album from A Tribe Called Quest titled “We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service.” This title is a clear dedication to the recent fallen member of this group, [...]

November 28, 2016 Austin Scott Album Reviews, Reviews 0