Notable Hip-Hop Albums of 2019

DaBaby. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib. Megan Thee Stallion. Young Thug. These are some of the best hip-hop albums of 2019.

The Celluloid Records Primer

Celluloid Records was an influential player in the New Wave culture clash of 1980s New York. A 2013 compilation explores its sundry connections.

80s Black Pop Crossover

The 1980s marked a time of industry segregation and cultural malaise. These are some of the black artists that broke through the glass ceiling.