Wait a second, 30 people are credited with writing “Sicko Mode”? THIRTY PEOPLE??? Jonah Weiner breaks it down for you on the New York Times excellent “The 25 Songs That Matter Right Now” article here. It helps if you know the songs of course, but even if you don’t it is interactive and you can listen while you read.
Two more things:
1 – You already know the first song they review, “Born In The USA”
2 – Fifteen of the thirty people credited on “Sicko Mode” are off Biggie’s “Gimme The Loot”.
playlist after playlist pushing the same handful on songs
sweet soul music
“All Night Parking” is so great it causes us to overestimate the album
This ain’t rap music, this straight literature
“an anthem for all the ones that have experienced getting manipulated,”
An abysmal top ten as we reach for the end of the year
a smooth and cagey sound
Azealia Banks has two nights at The Novo
lost all working class crdentials