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Beyonce gave birth to the twins (happy Father’s Day Jay Z!)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

While there has been no official announcement, People and US Weekly are both reporting that Beyonce gave birth to twins earlier this week. (Beyonce announced to the world she was pregnant via Instagram back in February.) “Bey and Jay are thrilled and have started sharing the news with their family and closest friends,”

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New York Senator Chuck Schumer shares Trump-dissing Spotify playlist

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

While Schumer didn’t elaborate much, the song titles speak for themselves: “You Haven’t Done Nothin'” (Stevie Wonder), “Gold on the Ceiling” (The Black Keys), “Promises, Promises” (Naked Eyes), “Won’t Get Fooled Again” (The Who), “Fool Me Once” (B.B. King), “Beautiful Liar” (Beyonce & Shakira)…you get the idea.

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30 essential psychedelic soul songs

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From Shuggie Otis to War to Solange, here are some of the most essential psychedelic soul songs of the past 50 years.

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Grammys 2017 winners & highlights: Beyonce, David Bowie, Sturgill Simpson, Chance the Rapper, Megadeth & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Winners include Beyonce, Adele, David Bowie, Sturgill Simpson, Solange, Drake, Chance the Rapper (Best New Artist), Megadeth, and more.

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Coachella 2017 lineup announced

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As leaked, Radiohead, Beyonce, and Kendrick Lamar headline. It’s also the first announced US show for The Avalanches in 15 years.

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Marissa Nadler tells us about her Top 10 LPs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Marissa’s list includes Nick Cave, Beyonce

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we look back at 2016 on this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on Sirius XMU (playlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Today (12/28) is the last episode of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU for 2016 and host Nick Masi spends it counting down his favorite records of the year, which include many records that ended up on BV’s year-end list.

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The Grammys Play It Safe Again for the 2017 Nominations

Source: Rock On Philly

What’s safer: a kindergarten playground or the Grammy 2017 nominations?

If you chose the latter, you are correct. Once again, The Recording Academy has stuck to their usual favorites (especially in the major categories) and with few exceptions has ignored the vast array of talented musicians out of mainstream radio’s reach.

Roots rock singer/songwriter Sturgill Simpson is the only outlier in the Best Album of the Year category, which also includes Adele, Beyoncé, Drake and Justin Bieber. Record of the Year and Song of the Year only features mainstream artists. The Recording Academy then uses those same artists for ...

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BrooklynVegan’s Top Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From indie rock to hip hop, R&B to metal, pop and punk, here are the albums we loved most this year.

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Drive-By Trucker Patterson Hood’s Favorite Music of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

He also has some book and movie recommendations.

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The Guardian’s Top 40 Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As always, the UK publication gradually rolls out its end-of-year list, and now the whole thing is here.

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FACT’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As always, FACT’s list shines a line on a lot of artists that most year-end lists don’t. Their #1 may surprise you.

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FACT’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As always, FACT’s list shines a line on a lot of artists that most year-end lists don’t. Their #1 may surprise you.

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Tiny Mix Tapes’ favorite 50 music releases of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As always, Tiny Mix Tapes’ list is one of the more unique lists you’ll see this year.

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Pitchfork’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Both Knowles sisters are in the top 3. Can you guess which one is #1?

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Spin’s Top 50 LPs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 1975 are at #5.

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