Tag: best

Azealia Banks declares herself the best woman in hip-hop

Azealia Banks has thrown down the gauntlet. The brash emcee from Harlem took to Twitter to voice her opinion on the current crop of female rappers, and she made it clear that she feels that she stands alone and above all competitors. Banks tweeted that she feels that she has seperated herself from other young female rappers by not following trends.

‘Who does he think he is?’ Kanye West’s best quotes of 2013

There was no star more polarizing, provocative and omnipresent in 2013 than Kanye West. The rapper dropped his sixth album, Yeezus, and welcomed his baby daughter, North, into the world. But the superstar got more attention for his over-the-top interviews than for anything else he did this year, and for good reason.

Joe Budden’s 10 best verses

Joe Budden’s lyrics reference his failed relationships, history of drug abuse, inner conflict and a host of other demons

Melanie Fiona: best live performer in R&B?

In a genre that seems to owe more to Janet than Patti these days, Melanie Fiona is an artist who’s reputation hinges on that remarkable voice.

Lecrae, Mary Mary and Monica: the 10 best gospel songs of 2012

2012 was a banner year in gospel, with a wide variety of artists topping the charts and providing an inspirational backdrop in a year full of tragic mass shootings, natural disasters and the emotionally-draining mudslinging of election year politics.

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