Kanye West – The Life of Pablo review

Nowadays, Kanye the celebrity is far more of the focus than Kanye the musician. “I got rid of my phone so I can have air to create”, West tweeted on September 14, 2016. That may be the entertainment tweet of the year. For real. But this, nor West’s bizarre fashion line can change the fact that his seventh album, The Life of Pablo, is a muddled affair that lacks real direction. Continue reading

Jam of the Week: Ty Dolla Sign – LA (ft. Kendrick Lamar, Brandy & James Fauntleroy)

Ty Dolla Sign - Free TC (1425x802)Ty Dolla Sign has been disrupting US hip hop and R&B with his fulsome productions for some time. The LA-based singer and producer has been making ever greater waves since releasing his Beach House mixtapes, and working with the likes of Wiz Khalifa, ASAP Rocky and French Montana. Continue reading