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Hip-hop is full of characters, but none quite like Danny Brown. Well over a decade into his career, the veteran rapper, now turned comedian, has always maintained an eccentric personality and the music to match. Three years after the release of his experimental rap opus Atrocity Exhibition, Brown is back with the second single to his … Continue reading Danny Brown recounts his struggle to the top on latest single “Best Life”
These days, few singer-songwriters come as universally acclaimed as Wisconsin native Justin Vernon. Since debuting his now prodigious outfit Bon Iver over ten years ago with the indie folk classic For Emma, Forever Ago, Vernon has become a somewhat elusive yet widely admired figure, keen to avoid ever being in the public eye for too … Continue reading Album Review: Bon Iver – i,i