Break My Soul Beyonce

"Break My Soul": Beyoncé's Dance Floor 'Renaissance' Begins

"You won't break my soul..." She is Beyoncé. (Thank you.) And she is coming. Granted, we always vaguely know that new Beyoncé is imminent. We're never safe. Ever since 2013's game-changing self-titled digital drop, we as a society have been conditioned over the past decade to expect a song or…


Top 100 Songs of 2020

The Top 100 Songs of 2020

CLICK HERE FOR APPLE MUSIC Nothing like waiting until the very last moment in time, right? (Well, very last moment of 2020, anyway.) The year was bad. The music was good. And now, with just mere minutes to go until we cautiously make our way into 2021, I present the top 100 songs of 2020. These…


Put the Needle On It: December 2020 Vinyl

Top Picks for Upcoming Vinyl Releases (December 2020)

Vinyl is in. And for fellow enthusiasts of the physical experience, that's great news, because artists and record labels are seriously hustling to meet the many requests (fan demanded, if you will) for 12" pressings of singles, albums and compilations now more than ever. Supply and demand, baby!…


Record Store Day October 24

5 Picks for Record Store Day 2020: October 24 Edition

Why have one day when you can have three? That's right, it's still the most wonderful time(s) of the year: Record Store Day. The annual celebration of all things 7", 12" and beyond - we're talking about vinyl here, get your heads out of the gutter - is a celebration of independent record stores,…


Chloe x Halle Do It

Chloe x Halle 'Do It' With a Potential Song of Summer 2020

How far they've come from that heavenly cover of "Pretty Hurts." Chloe x Halle have already had their share of headline-making cultural moments over the years: from their viral YouTube covers, which led to being signed by Beyoncé herself to her Parkwood Entertainment management company, to singing…


The Top 20 Albums of 2016

2016 is nearly over. I think I can speak of behalf of a majority of the public when I say: thank fucking God. Music was a crucial distraction in a year so frequently dominated by sorrow, anger and faded hopes and crushed dreams. The moodiness of the songs released throughout the year suggests that…


A Play-By-Play Of The TIDAL Live Stream: The Glorious Illuminati Revolution Begins!

Remember how all those pop stars started changing their profile photos to a lovely shade of cerulean last night in order to announce the launch of TIDAL, that new streaming service that doesn't seem to do anything different at all compared to Spotify or Beats? And then we all thoughtfully debated…


Beyoncé Pulls A Beyoncé, Drops ***Flawless "Flawless" Remix With Nicki Minaj

It's been over six months now since Beyoncé first pulled a Beyoncé and dropped Beyoncé (thus "pulling a Beyoncé"), her ***flawlessly-executed surprise visual album at the tail-end of 2013. And apparently, nothing about this album campaign can be anything but a surprise, because King Bey just…


Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love" Gets The Full Remix Treatment

SURFBOART (THE REMIX). Beyoncé went rocketing (REFERENCE) up all the way to the top of the Billboard charts with her BEYONCÉ bedroom/kitchen floor/bathtub banga "Drunk In Love" last week — so it's only fair for the clubs get in on the action now too. The "Drunk In Love" remix package includes…


This Vintage Destiny's Child Clip Is The Ultimate Guide To Shade

Destiny's Child was, is and forever will be one of the greatest girl groups of all time. Between their iconic smashes — from "Bills, Bills, Bills" to "Say My Name" to "Survivor" — to their equally iconic revolving door line-up, the ladies remain one of the most memorable acts of the millennial pop…


Madonna Instagrammed A Photo Of Beyoncé Kissing Her Baby, So That's Normal

What's there to do on a Thursday night when you're the Queen of Everything? Why, attend a Beyoncé concert front row, of course. Last night, M-Dolla Instagrammed a photo of surprise album-dropper Beysus kneeling down and planting a kiss on the head of style icon, humanitarian and Blue Ivy's…


20 Amazing Lyrics From Beyoncé's 'BEYONCÉ'

Beyoncé's new album, BEYONCÉ, is amazing. Accordingly, here's 20 of the album's most Yoncé-licious lyrics. Let me sit this ass on you. ROCKET I love you even more than who I thought you were before. NO ANGEL Been having conversations about breakups and separations. I'm not feeling like myself…