Erykah Badu sits for Pitchfork’s Over/Under and she rates dog spas, landlines, period tracking apps and more. Badu just curated the Fela Box Set 4 by Afrobeat king Fela. She recently performed a cover of Fela’s “Sorrow Tears And Blood” and her classic “On & On” on The Tonight Show.
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Sza continues to be seen everywhere with a performance of “Supermodel” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. It’s her second time on the show this year and all of her appearances are building anticipation for The Grammys because she has most 2018 nominations for any woman artist. Sza’s CTRL is becoming what Mary J. Blige’s What’s The 411? was for Generation X women.
Talib Kweli’s Radio Silence is another triumph for his ever-growing discography. He performed “Heads Up Eyes Open” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon with Rick Ross and Yummy Bingham. Kweli recently got into a heated Twitter chat with professional poker players who are fans because of their belief that Kweli’s lyrical content is “obnoxious” and not the reason that people listen to his music. The rapper, who has built a 20-plus year career based on his political viewpoints explained that the choice to depoliticize his music is racist.
Prophets Of Rage performed “Living On 110” Monday night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The song deals with homelessness and the 110 reference is about a Los Angeles highway underpass where many people with nowhere to go live. Their self-titled debut album comes out this Friday.