Kwele Serrell


Journey, Not Destination: An Interview with Talib Kweli

We spoke with the hip-hop legend about activism, elections, artistry, and honesty.
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Elujay's 'Jentrify' Is a Love Letter to a Changing Oakland

The Oakland rapper and producer explains the vision behind his debut project, which sounds like futuristic BBQ music.
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Holy Shit

Listen to Kehlani's New Song "Gangsta," from the 'Suicide Squad' Soundtrack

The Oakland singer's cut from the movie soundtrack will make you want to be her ride or die gangsta.
Kwele Serrell

PREMIERE: Get Sweaty on the Dance Floor with Oscar & The Wolf's "The Game"

Dark dancefloors and darker desires. The latest Neon Gold signee is already playing 20,000 seater venues back home in Belgium and here's a little taster of why.
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Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Take a Minute to Watch Alessia Cara's Video for “Scars to Your Beautiful”

To celebrate her 20th birthday, Cara dropped the video for her current hit single, further underlining exactly what she's got to say.
Kwele Serrell

Sonny Digital Is Rapping More and Getting Bigger at the Same Damn Time

We spoke to the Atlanta producer about his beginnings as a musician, and the hard work he's put in to get where he is now.
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We Spoke to Some People with Culturally Offensive Outfits at Coachella

They were not apologetic.
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A New Novel Asks What Would Happen if a Black Man Woke Up White (Except for His Ass)

'Blackass,' the debut novel from A. Igoni Barrett, is a hilarious tale of race, sexuality, and Kafkaesque metamorphosis.
Kwele Serrell