Willow Smith does a dauntless cover of Bjork’s “Human Behavior” that begs the question of when will Willow release a proper album.
Daily Archives: June 26, 2015
Georgia Anne Muldrow’s visual for “Arkansas” is a minimal affair of black and white and has the look of a blaxploitation film. She waxes about her relentless fight to spread the funk and consciousness to listeners. “Arkansas” is off her current A Thoughtiverse Unmarred.
Gang Starr’s Mass Appeal is discussed during Complex’s Magnum Opus series. DJ Premier, Stretch Armstrong, Noah Callahan Beaver and Jadakiss talk about Gang Starr’s critically acclaimed career that never reached huge commercial recognition and how they stayed true to their aesthetic. It’s noted how DJ Premier and Guru became defining creators of New York hip-hop even though they both were from other places. DJ Premier also mentions the lack of a magazine cover for Guru when he passed in 2010.
Lenny Kravitz’s visual for “The Pleasure And The Pain” is a love story that takes place on the road and the break-up that happens after the tour. Strut is Kravitz’s 10th studio album and he is currently touring Europe.