A ranked selection of notable new recordings we heard in July.
The British rapper never left the scene. In fact, he has only gotten better. See for yourself at U Street Music Hall.
And is his version of “Classic Man” the song of the summer?
Philadelphia rapper plays Jiffy Lube Live with his girlfriend, Nicki Minaj, on the hip-hop queen’s Pinkprint Tour.
He’s helping to revive a dead trend: songs on movie soundtracks where rappers summarize the plot in rhyme.
REVIEW | In the first of two sold-out gigs, she played to the crowd — “45,000 of my friends.”
Maryland-born singer, playing the 9:30 Club on Thursday, has responded to critics by releasing more music to fans.
The 22-year-old’s new hit feels like the work of an expert.
CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK | The term doesn’t mean what it used to, mainly because it may no longer mean anything at all.
Homegrown D.C. singer unveils her new album at Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage.