The Packaging of Female Empowerment in Popular Music

Cardi B releases her long-awaited debut album. Drake releases his new song and video for “Nice For What.” Janelle Monae releases her new song and video for “PYNK.” What do these events all have in common? Easy answer, they all encourage women’s empowerment. There is, however, a slight problem in how these are being perceived…

Top 15 Favorite Albums of the year: 2015 wrap-up series (part 5)

Now before you look through this list I want to stress that this list reflects my personal music tastes and genres that I prefer, this list does not reflect a majority consensus of what music that came out this year is the best. If that were the case, you would probably find Adele, Taylor Swift,…

No Energy (Tired Remix) [Drake Re-work]

I got coffee beans, gotta lotta coffee beans, gotta lotta people tryna liven up this energy, they be tryna waaaaaaake up a nigga quit talkin’ I got nothin to say to ya nigga. Was that hot or am I just tired? Anyway happy one-week-aversary to the brown turtle blog. Thanks for reading and keep it locked…