Iman Lababedi

Bob Dylan’s “Springtime in New York: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 16 / 1980-1985” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 22, 2021

if this is meant to resurrect Dylan’s 1980s, it doesn’t. Because they don’t need resurrecting

Consumer Alert: Don’t Use StubHub Any Longer

By Iman Lababedi | September 21, 2021

They are corrupt, ruthless scammers; the ultimate scalpers

US Top 10 Singles Dated September 25th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 21, 2021

The Kid Laroi’s addictive # 1

Brief Encounters: New Albums 9-17-21 – 9-23-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 20, 2021

starts with a bang and gets slowly darker and darker

US Top 10 Albums Dated September 25th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 20, 2021

powerhouse hip hop stars

Going Steady: New Singles 9-17-21 – 9-23-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 19, 2021

Nick’s greatest moment (or at least a personal fave)

Sneak Peaks: New Album Release 9-24-21 – 9-30-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 19, 2021

if not a revelation, certainly a pleasure

UK Top 10 Albums: 9-17-21 – 9-23-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 19, 2021

across the pond they are rock and roll superstars

UK Top 10 Singles 9-17-21 – 9-23-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 18, 2021

Ed replaces Ed

The Early Bird 9-17-21 – 9-23-21: Top New Recorded Releases Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 18, 2021

I woke up in the middle of the night to buy the box set and I’d do it again

The Earliest Bird 9-17-21 – 9-23-21 Top New Recorded Release, Lil Nas X’s “Montero” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 17, 2021

Wanna get fucked up the ass? Get famous.

Frank Sinatra’s “A Man Alone: The Words And Music Of McKuen” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 16, 2021

a disquieted sadness permeates

Biding My Time: Thursday, September 16th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 16, 2021

Someday they will match TM and AEG as one of the big three

The 2021 “Legends Of Vinyl’s “Gala Awards Night” New York DJs and Artists Hall Of Fame, Tuesday, September 14th, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 15, 2021

we will pass, disco will live on with lov

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 9-10-21 – 9-16-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 15, 2021

¿No preferirías tener el modelo de este año?

US Top 10 Singles Dated September 18th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 14, 2021

it isn’t in the same league as The Beatles Top Five in 1964

2021 MTV VMAs Winners

By Iman Lababedi | September 13, 2021

eagerly awaiting his debut album

US Top 10 Albums Dated September 18th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 13, 2021

Drake’s EAU’s are more than double West’s last week

SOHOJOHNNY PRESENTS THE 9/11 MUSIC AND FASHION CELEBRITY BENEFIT GALA CONCERT Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 12, 2021

four hours of unbridled energy

Going Steady: New Singles 9-10-21 – 9-16-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 12, 2021

we go together like bad British weather

UK Top 10 Albums: 9-10-21 – 9-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 11, 2021

If Drake and Kanye thought it through they’d do a stadium tour together,

UK Top 10 Singles 9-10-21 – 9-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 11, 2021

Week 11 for Ed

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 9-10-21 – 9-16-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 10, 2021

she compares her chest to the Sierra Madres

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 9-10-21 – 9-16-21 Elvis Costello And The Attractions’ “Spanish Model” and Lorde’s “Te Ao Mārama” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 10, 2021

foreign (to me, I mean) language takes

Bay City Rollers “Ricochet” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 9, 2021

It was the end of the Rollers

Biding Our Time: Thursday, September 9th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 9, 2021

that might explain something if you squint

SOHOJOHNNY PRESENTS – 9/11 MUSIC AND FASHION CELEBRITY BENEFIT GALA CONCERT NEARLY HERE!!

By Iman Lababedi | September 8, 2021

the blast of energy and hope that New York City has been waiting for

US Top 10 Singles Dated September 11th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 8, 2021

anointed the song of the summer

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 9-3-21 – 9-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 8, 2021

zigging towards promiscuity and zagging towards true love

Billie Eilish And Camila Cabello: Girls Streaming

By Iman Lababedi | September 7, 2021

she lives in Disneyland, of course she does

From 1986: My Creem Review Of “Blood And Chocolate”

By Iman Lababedi | September 7, 2021

if the hook goes “And I hope you’re happy now,” what’s the line immediately before it? Why, “I never loved you anyhow” of course

US Top 10 Albums Dated September 11th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 6, 2021

the most EAUs of the year with 309,000

Going Steady: New Singles 9-3-21 – 9-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 6, 2021

a gorgeous sound that belongs to him alone

Aretha Franklin’s “Let Me Be In Your Life” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 5, 2021

disposable but still indispensable soul god serendipity

Sneak Peaks: New Album Releases 9-10-21 – 9-16-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 5, 2021

her first album of new material this century

UK Top 10 Albums: 9-3-21 – 9-9-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 4, 2021

next week Drake will have the top spot

UK Top 10 Singles 9-3-21 – 9-9-21

By Iman Lababedi | September 4, 2021

Ed Sheeran celebrates ten weeks on top

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 9-3-21 – 9-9-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 3, 2021

a world of people sharing these passing fair moments

The Earliest Bird: Top New Recorded Release 9-3-21 – 9-9-21, ABBA’s “I Still Have Faith In You/Don’t Shut Me Down” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 3, 2021

return to a place where their forward thinking 70s synth pop with wonky lyrics lives again

Biding Our Time: Thursday, September 2nd, 2021: The Twisties Vs The Jippers

By Iman Lababedi | September 2, 2021

Literally can not tell up from down

Best Of 2021: Songs In Alphabetical Order by Artist Through August 31st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | September 2, 2021

to make a party takes two

Best Of 2021: Songs In Order Of Preference Through August 31st

By Iman Lababedi | September 1, 2021

a tribute to Jonah Ware, an independent artist in Louisville who was shot and killed on August 8, 2020.

Best Of 2021: Albums In Order Of Preference Through August 31st

By Iman Lababedi | September 1, 2021

mom and wife and Jesus

See Emily Play: A Story

By Iman Lababedi | August 31, 2021

a random act of violence turned on its back and showed its underbelly.

Best Of 2021: Albums In Alphabetical Order By Artist Through August 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 31, 2021

should further her international reputation

US Top 10 Singles Dated September 4th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 31, 2021

“Stay” has now beat out “Sorry”

Brief Encounters: New Album Releases 8-27-21 – 9-2-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 30, 2021

from doubt to deliverance

US Top 10 Albums Dated September 4th, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 30, 2021

vinyl Sour

Going Steady: New Singles 8-27-21 – 9-2-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 29, 2021

straight at the heart of Lagos

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 9-3-21 – 9-9-21

By Iman Lababedi | August 29, 2021

huge things