Los Dioses – Anuel AA & Ozuna

Editors’ Notes “There’s no other artist that I feel flows and hits perfectly with me,” Anuel AA tells Apple Music about making music with Ozuna. “My favorite songs are with him, and he thinks the same of mine.” Indeed, considering the awesome power of instantly memorable singles like “Adicto” and “China,” few team-ups serve to […]

Unbothered – Lil Skies

Editors’ Notes In late December 2020, Pennsylvania MC Lil Skies was fed up. He posted a note to an Instagram story to clarify something for his followers: “Y’all gotta stop wishing i was the same person & made the same music,” it read. “I can’t be that same person i was three years ago. my […]

Rich Slave (Deluxe) – Young Dolph

Hold Up Hold Up Hold Up Black Friday To Be Honest Corduroy Houseshoes Skit What’s da Bizness RNB (feat. Megan Thee Stallion) Rich Slave Until It Rot Blue Diamonds No Sense (feat. Key Glock) 1 Scale (feat. G Herbo) Large Amounts Gimme My Bag Green Light (feat. Key Glock) Obey Your Thirst No Regrets (feat. […]

Heaux Tales – Jazmine Sullivan

Editors’ Notes There’s power in reclamation, and Jazmine Sullivan leans into every bit of it on Heaux Tales. The project, her fourth overall and first in six years, takes the content and casual candor of a group chat and unpacks them across songs and narrative, laying waste to the patriarchal good girl/bad girl dichotomy in […]

Dangerous: The Double Album – Morgan Wallen

Editors’ Notes When Morgan Wallen burst onto the scene in 2018 with his debut album If I Know Me, fans were instantly charmed by the young country artist’s clever songwriting, star-worthy vocal chops, and knack for crafting an infectious melody. His outsized public persona—including a couple minor run-ins with the law and a penchant for […]

The Voice – Lil Durk

Editors’ Notes At the end of an eventful year marked by career highs and incalculable personal losses, Lil Durk remains one of the most enduring rappers around. Since breaking out nationally as one of Chicago’s drill stars, he’s dealt with the deaths of brethren while navigating a fickle music industry that hasn’t always recognized his […]