Toronto-based. Interested in cultures, structures, people and diaspora.
A primer on SZA's career thus far, and why it's important to stay in her corner.
Diaspora Drake is the best Drake—and also the most natural.
Destiny Frasqueri, aka Princess Nokia, knows herself. You should too.
'Starboy' is The Weeknd's musical metamorphosis. The only question is what took so long?
The artist's personal third album provides a safe haven from the noise of the world.
Blurb on Drake's Views album and its place in Toronto's current landscape.
There are some words that belong to black art criticism: visceral, raw, unapologetic, pride, defeat, struggle, overcome, profound. Not unuseful, but have carried the weight of creation too elusive to name. Insert a word flexible enough to contain multitudes of interpretation, a word lacking decisiveness, a word steady enough to garner a nod of approval but light enough to not add to the load. The compartmentalization of black art, of black word, of black body.
“Blindly in love, I fucks witchu, until I realize I’m just too much for you.”