Meet Tush, the Toronto Troupe Embracing the Darker Side of Disco

Whoever said disco is dead hasn’t met Tush. The Toronto-based troupe have been spreading the disco gospel in one form or another since 2015, featuring a cast scene veterans coming together to get crowds moving and grooving.

Common Raps Powerful Verse at 2018 Woman's March in Utah [VIDEO]

Demonstrators across the U.S. rallied together as part 2018 Women’s March on Saturday (Jan. 20). In Park City, Utah, Common was among the guest speakers at a rally and delivered a rap for the women activists in

Ty Dolla $ign And YG Show Us Why They Aren’t Comin Home Tonight In "Ex" Video

I just text my main chick… Ty Dolla $ign's "Beach House 3" album was really a highlight 2017. There are so many hit records within the project, it's safe to say that picking a single was no

SiR’s Debut Album ‘November’ Is a Sultry Cycle of Love & Loss (Review)

Love is both very complicated and very simple. One day, it might be organizing a Valentine’s Day scavenger hunt throughout New York City. Another, it’s staring at your hands, searching for the answers you couldn't come up with

Cadence Weapon Returns, "Bigger and Blacker," on Self-Titled Album

It’s been five years since Cadence Weapon, aka Roland Pemberton, released his most recent album, the relatively sombre Hope in Dirty City. In that time, the socio-political landscape, and hip-hop too, have changed immeasurably.   The world

French Montana Returns to His Homeland Morocco in 'Famous' Video

French Montana returned to his homeland Morocco in his new video for “Famous,” his new single from his latest album, Jungle Rules. In the Director X-helmed clip, French takes viewers on a picturesque journey his Moroccan roots.

Porches' 'The House' Chronicles Romantic Strife with Help from Blood Orange and (Sandy) Alex G

Since the release Porches’ breakthrough album, Pool, in 2016, Aaron Maine has been using his time and newly acquired label support very wisely by constantly writing new music to document the changes in his life. “I was

15 Unforgettable Rapper Brawls

In hip-hop, having and commanding respect is paramount to one's success and survival. While this is largely relegated to using expression in the form art, dance, and performance as a means attack, at times, competitive tensions have

Tune-Yards The Exclaim! Questionnaire

Popularity hasn’t desensitized Tune-Yards frontwoman Merrill Garbus. Four years on from the commercially successful and socially conscious Nikki Nack, Garbus and bassist Nate Brenner are back with a fourth album that gazes headlong into the catastrophe American

Common to Speak at Sundance Respect Rally

Common is set to speak at the Sundance Respect Rally alongside Jane Fonda and Gloria Allred, according to Deadline. All three entertainers have films at Sundance this year. Common is already f to a busy 2018. Earlier this month, he