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BrooklynVegan’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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From Perfume Genius to Kendrick Lamar to Power Trip to Julien Baker, here are our 50 favorite albums of 2017.

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NPR’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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As always, NPR’s list mixes the pop/rock/rap/electronic/etc choices that most lists have with jazz, contemporary classical, and other stuff you may not have heard of.

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Rapsody at The Foundry, Petunia at Kung Fu Necktie, Kississippi at PhilaMOCA

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Rapsody at The Foundry, Petunia at Kung Fu Necktie, Kississippi at PhilaMOCA

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Rapsody was last seen in Philly at this year’s Made in America Festival, and the city’s been awaiting her return ever since. The North Carolina MC and hip-hop artist brings her “Wisdom is Power” tour to The Foundry tonight in support of her debut solo album Laila’s Wisdom, released earlier this fall. Watch Rapsody’s video for “Power” below, featuring Kendrick Lamar. Find tickets and more information on tonight’s show on the XPN Concert Calendar.

Philly rock trio Petunia make an appearance at Kung Fu Necktie tonight to celebrate the release of ...

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Complex’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

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As always, Complex’s list is heaviest on rap and R&B, so it makes room for great rap albums that you might not see on the big multi-genre lists.

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Grammys 2018 nominees (Kendrick, Jay-Z, SZA, Cardi B, LCD Soundsystem, Code Orange, more)

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2018 Grammy nominees also include Lorde, The War On Drugs, Arcade Fire, Gorillaz, The National, Father John Misty, Mastodon, Meshuggah, Rapsody, Migos, Tyler the Creator, Iron & Wine, and more.

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SXSW announces second round of 2018 artists

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Among the just-announced acts are Andrew WK, Basement, Boy Harsher, The Dwarves, Moon King, Mothers, Palm, Porches, Pure Bathing Culture, Shame, and Tancred. SXSW Music Festival happens March 12 – 18 in Austin, TX.

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Rapsody shares “Power” video, announces December stop at the Foundry

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Rapsody shares “Power” video, announces December stop at the Foundry

Rapsody | photo by Ben Wong for WXPN | brotherlylost.com

After commanding the stage at Made in America in September, North Carolina MC and hip-hop artist Rapsody has announced a tour that will bring her back to Philly early next month. A frequent collaborator of Kendrick Lamar, Rapsody released her debut solo album Laila’s Wisdom. The artist will support the release with the upcoming “Wisdom is Power” Tour, which kicks off in a few weeks and makes a stop at the Foundry on December 7.

The tour announcement comes alongside a video for album track “Power,” which features Kendrick Lamar. Rapsody ...

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Rapsody announces tour, shares video for Kendrick Lamar collab “Power”

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Rapsody recently released her excellent new album Laila’s Wisdom. She has now put out a video for the album’s Kendrick Lamar collab, “Power,” and announced the Wisdom is Power tour…

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Stevie Wonder added to TIDAL X Brooklyn hurricane benefit concert

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Stevie will join Jay-Z, Cardi B, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, Joey Bada$$, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Princess Nokia, Tee Grizzley, Rapsody, Chloe x Halle and more at Barclays Center this week to benefit hurricane relief.

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Jay-Z, Cardi B, A$AP Ferg, Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, more playing charity concert at Barclays Center

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The third annual TIDAL X Charity Concert also includes Rapsody, Princess Nokia, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, and many, many more.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (9/22)

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This week’s Notable Releases include Phoebe Bridgers’ must-hear debut album, Rapsody’s long-awaited sophomore album, Chelsea Wolfe’s latest triumph, and more.

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Rapsody releasing new album next week ft. Kendrick, Anderson Paak & more

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The album is called ‘Laila’s Wisdom’ and you can hear lead single “You Should Know” (ft. Busta Rhymes) now.

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Made in America 2017 Saturday pics (J. Cole, Solange, Migos, more)

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The 2017 edition of Made in America Festival kicked off on a rainy Saturday (9/2) this Labor Day weekend with sets from J. Cole, Solange, Stormzy, Vic Mensa, Migos, Sampha, Cardi B, Francis and the Lights, Lizzo, Rapsody, and more.

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Made In America 2017 set times

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Tigers Jaw vs Run the Jewels and Japanese Breakfast vs Pusha T are among the conflicts at this weekend’s Philly festival.

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15 acts to see at Made In America 2017

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From massive headliner Jay-Z to rising political punks Downtown Boys, here are 15 artists we recommend catching at this weekend’s Made In America festival.

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Paid Dues fest is back with Lil Wayne, Ab-Soul, Raekwon & Ghostface, more

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The LA rap festival, which is back from four years of hiatus, also includes Freddie Gibbs, PRhyme, Nipsey Hu$$le, Rapsody, P-Lo, The Cool Kids, and more.

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Hopscotch 2017 lineup (Solange, Future Islands, RTJ, Brian Jonestown Massacre, more)

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The annual Raleigh, NC music festival also includes Angel Olsen, Big Boi, Margo Price, Afghan Whigs, The Make-Up, Mary Timony Plays Helium, and more.

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Made in America Fest 2017 lineup/tix: Jay Z, Solange, Migos, Run the Jewels, Little Dragon & more

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The 2017 edition of the Made in America Festival takes place Labor Day Weekend at Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia

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AlunaGeorge opening Coldplay tour, playing DC’s Broccoli City Fest w/ Solange

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Broccoli City Fest also includes Rae Sremmurd, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty, Kevin Abstract, Rapsody, Smino, and more.

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Notable Releases of the Week — Neil Young’s new album included (12/9)

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This week’s Notable Releases include include two rappers from two of this decade’s great West Coast rap collectives, and folk rock’s favorite cool uncle.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (11/18)

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Experimental R&B from Dawn Richard, another comeback attempt by Metallica, the return of French disco-house staples Justice, and more.

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Black Moon, Smif-N-Wessun, Mobb Deep, Talib Kweli, Pete Rock & more upcoming NYC hip hop shows

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There’s also a new Nas and Erykah Badu song.

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Brooklyn Hip Hop Fest starts today; Nas, 9th Wonder, OSHUN & more playing the final show

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The 2016 Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival begins today (7/13). As always, the most anticipated event is the big concert on the last day, Saturday (7/16), and there have been a few updates to that since we last spoke…

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