Posts tagged "Black Milk"

Danny Brown’s Solipsism, Deltron 3030’s Crash Landing, and 9 More Hip-Hop LPs in No Trivia

  ALBUM OF THE MONTH: Danny Brown – Old (Fool’s Gold) I’ve written plenty of words on this one already, but here’s some more, since…
Brandon Soderberg / October 22, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Chief Keef’s Slurring Smartphone Shout-Out ‘Emojis’

Black Milk ft. Tone Trezure, "Black Sabbath"Imagine an "I got tha' ice in me"-style, 20-tokes-too-many take on D'Angelo's already fairly zooted Voodoo, and you're close to…
Brandon Soderberg / October 17, 2013

Black Milk Celebrates ‘Dismal’ With Gritty Funk-Rap

Black Milk’s résumé speaks volumes. The Detroit producer/MC has worked with J Dilla and Dilla’s Slum Village, made beats for hard-hustling rhymers like Canibus and…
Chris Martins / September 23, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Danny Brown’s Guest Verses Are Pretty Great, Too

Black Milk, "Perfected on Puritan Ave."Nostalgic bells, an expanding and contracting drone reminiscent of the THX soundcheck, and a few tricks from the orchestrated po…
Brandon Soderberg / August 16, 2013

Rap Release of the Week: Black Milk’s ‘Synth or Soul’

This novelty from Detroit producer Black Milk is an all-instrumental experiment in two styles of beatmaking: Electronics that nod to the guys-in-labcoats era of synthesized…
Brandon Soderberg / April 23, 2013

Jack White Goes Hip-Hop With MC Black Milk

Is Jack White the next Dr. Dre? The White Stripes guitarist produced and performed on "Brain" and "Royal Mega," two new songs from Detroit rapper…
Kevin O'Donnell / July 12, 2011

10 Best Albums You Might Have Missed This Year

While our annual Best Albums list and Best Songs list tap directly into the year's musical zeitgeist, there are always additional records whose impact isn't…
William Goodman / December 13, 2010

Black Milk, ‘Album of the Year’ (Fat Beats)

Black Milk has one of the liveliest production styles in hip-hop, mixing instrumental funk with loose, chopped beats reminiscent of J Dilla. On his fourth…
Mosi Reeves / July 13, 2010