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Mac DeMarco's Goofy Simplicity and 11 More Albums for Heavy Rotation
From drone metal to sugary R&B, there's a little something for everyone out this week.
Jamila Woods Wants You to Stop Rewriting Black History
We grabbed lunch with the Chicago singer in the middle of Harlem. Her new album, 'LEGACY! LEGACY!,' underscores why Black lineage needs to be protected.
From Serena Williams to Michelle Obama: How Do We Portray Black Womanhood?
"The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 2: Black Girl Magic" features more than 60 writers unraveling dominant ideas of what Black women are "supposed" to be.
Jamila Woods and Chance the Rapper Vibe at a Cookout in the New "LSD" Video
The Chicago-loving single, which we first heard last year, now has visuals to match.
The Future of Jamila Woods
A day in the life of the Chicago-based singer in her hometown to talk about her rise to prominence and her work with Young Chicago Authors.
we saw this
Pitchfork Festival's Sunday Lineup Was a Chicago Party
NE-HI, Derrick Carter, Joey Purp, Jamila Woods, and American Football showed Chicago music’s past, present, and future.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Watch Jamila Woods' Calming New Video For "Holy"
The Chicago singer's 'HEAVN' album is getting a full release through Jagjaguwar.
How Producer oddCouple Found Himself and Tapped into a New Chicago Sound in the Process
The Chicago producer who has worked with Chance the Rapper, Jamila Woods, and Joey Purp steps up to a new level with his album 'Liberation.'
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau
Reinvention, Response, and "Redemption Song": Expert Witness with Robert Christgau
The Dean tackles recent releases from Regina Spektor, Macy Gray, and Jamila Woods.
Noname Finally Releases ‘Telefone’ and Makes the World a Better Place
The Chicago rapper has been talking about the record for a little over two years.
Alex Robert Ross
Why Jamila Woods' 'HEAVN' Inspires Me as a Black Woman
The Chicago singer's messages of self-love and black girlhood struck me in a way no other album could.
Heavn Help Us: The Joyful Music of Jamila Woods
Jamila Woods has established herself as one of the most sought-after new voices in music. Now the Chicago singer is making her solo debut with the uplifting new album 'Heavn.'