artist of the year
In an interview with Billboard, Solange details life beyond 'A Seat at the Table.'
"I poured myself into dance music and discovered God isn't silent. God is loud."
The depth of Kendrick’s statement, and the sociopolitical ramifications still undulating out of it, are the reasons he is the artist of the year.
In just over a year, the Philadelphia band went from having four songs to their name to being rock's fastest rising stars.
Forty years in, this British heavy metal institution is still pushing boundaries, cheating death, and slaying bands half their age.
On top of their dynamite record 'Foil Deer,' Speedy Ortiz have established themselves as a fearless band in a time when it's not safe to be bold.
In an electrifying career reorientation, Future showed why he deserves a place in the rap canon this year.