He had "Thug Life" tattooed across his belly. What did the late rapper represent to those who lived that?
As a relatively well-behaved youth from suburban England, I’m not sure why the lyric “I want to slit your throat and fuck the wound" spoke to me, but it did.
They sounded like a cross between No Doubt and Blink-182, and dressed like they’d been dragged arse backwards through Tammy Girl.
The singer made his American television debut, and his fans made the show a living hell.
In 2006 Furtado did a stylistic 180 and teamed up with Timbaland to create one of the best pop records of the mid-aughts. Time to appreciate.
'Def Jam: Fight for New York' wasn’t just great because it had rappers in it, but rather because it channeled what made rap fun into a console game.
The seminal album actively challenged their macho fans to think differently, whether they liked it or not.
As the world mourns the death of the musical genius, we look back at the time Prince performed a special late night and intimate gig.
I spent my youth hiding my love for The Smiths from my black mates, and sneaking into venues full of white guys.
Let's try to enjoy the Coldplay Super Bowl halftime show this weekend. We won't get many more chances.
As the group’s debut album reaches its ten year anniversary, I can’t help but think their impact made my city a worse place to be.