Craig D. Lindsey

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  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Everyone knows all of Usher's Confessions by now; everyone went to see Prince play "1999" for the very last time. Everyone knows all about Lil Jon and his penchant for hollering "Yayy-uuhhh!" With everyone paying attention to these superstars, a l...

  • 12 years ago | News

    1. Forget 50 Cent and Beyoncé. OutKast is really running the show. Okay, everyone probably has the album by now, and Speakerboxx/The Love Below will end up on a lot of critics' Top 10 lists. So why is it on my list? First off, I love the al...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    In case you haven't heard, this is Madlib's year. Actually, come to think about it, you probably haven't. Stones Throw Records' workaholic beat man has got more hustles going this year than Timbaland and the Neptunes combined. He released the Blue...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Either Detroit-based R&B dude Dwele likes old standbys, or he's one lazy bastard. Subject -- his major-label "debut" album -- is a revamped version of his actual debut, a self-produced, self-distributed 1998 release, Rize. Having the older songs r...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    2002 was a good year for R&B and hip-hop but only if you shunned commercial radio, corporate music magazines, MTV, BET and all other mainstream media hype-dolloping outlets. If you sought good music on your own, there was a nice bounty there for t...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    There's something admirable in Darius Rucker's mission to prove he's more than the Dylan of the frat-boy generation. After years as the darker-skinned front man of the otherwise vanilla party band Hootie and the Blowfish, Rucker is branching out. ...