Media Questions Of The Week

RIAAlogoAre the RIAA’s new rules which equate 1,500 streams to an album sold for Gold and Platinum record certifications reasonable?



Do K.Michelle and Jasmine Sullivan have a point about the way white artists like Adele singing R&B are disproportionately promoted over Black artists who sing the same kind of material?

Is ¬†Solange¬†right about pop music writers needing to understand the culture of R&B and Brandy’s music beyond the hits to be credible R&B critics? And what did New York Times writer, Jon Caramanica mean by telling her not to”bite the hand that feeds her?”