The One-Hit Wonders Of The 2010s

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One-Hit WondersWhat constitutes a one-hit wonder? It seems like it should be cut and dry, but the designation can be pretty arbitrary, with gut feelings often trumping objective data. The “one-hit wonder” label can sometimes befall an artist with a robust catalog, whose fans will inevitably insist their fave does not deserve to be categorized as … More »

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

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When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file — it’s ephemera, on every streaming service and available to hear in myriad ways. For better and worse, the song (and the single) have become the norm for the general public’s music consumption. More »

Jidenna – “Sufi Woman” & “Tribe”

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Jidenna - "Sufi Woman"Jidenna, the dapper Janelle Monáe associate best known for his 2015 hit “Classic Man,” is back today with two new songs and news of a new album. The LP, 85 To Africa, is inspired by Jidenna’s move to Africa after he was unceremoniously evicted from the Atlanta mansion he was renting in 2017. More »