“Visions of Martin Luther staring at me /If I see it how he seen it, that would make my parents happy” – Kendrick Lamar
“We don’t have an Eagles of rap yet. The closest we’ve got is probably Public Enemy. Maybe De La Soul could be the Bruce Springsteen of rap”
Before he was Yeezus he was just Yeezy, and he was utterly untouchable in 2007.
Jay Z has always been hip-hop’s Philosopher-King, but ‘Tthe Black Album’ comes from a place of true enlightenment
Cos girls, they wanna get shit done.
Can 2017 beat 2016 for its amazing music?
Our staff pick their favourite songs of 2016 from Australia and beyond.
From Architects to The Body to Swans and King Gizzard, here’s our fave heavy releases this year.
Taking a look at a few of the small victories and huge triumphs of the past 12 months