• Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    From Print: Blogs Teased in Our 10/14 Issue

    ​This week, New Times ran a list in our print publication highlighting some of the most interesting posts published at Up On The Sun over the past week. Here are links to those posts.What's up with the Dodge Theatre's new name?Is Kanye West the busiest mofo in America?How were concerts by Jack Jo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Cee-Lo Gives a Big 'F*ck You' to the Music Industry

    ​It turns out that Cee-Lo Green's song "F*ck You" isn't about a girl at all, but rather about the music industry, according to NME."I was in a place where subconsciously, my 'f*ck you' was aimed at the industry itself," Cee-Lo told NME. "You have to be kind, you have to court it, and be considerat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2010

    Bruno Mars Makes Impressive Solo Debut with 'Doo-Wops & Hooligans'

    Bruno Mars​ Whether or not you have enjoyed Bruno Mars on singles such as Travie McCoy's "Billionaire" and B.o.B.'s "Nothin' on You," there's no escaping him now. The 24-year-old penned the explosive single "Fuck You" for Cee Lo Green, and the crooner is finally stepping out on his own with his ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2010

    Can $10 Million Buy a Weezer Breakup?

    ​New-Weezer hater James Burns has offered Weezer $10 million to break up, according to Consequence of Sound.Burns, who has been a fan of the band since the 90s, is hoping for $10 million in donations so he can bribe Weezer into never making songs like "Beverly Hills" ever again. The campaign has r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2010

    Ain't That Some Shit? New Video for Cee-Lo Green: "Fuck You"

    ​First the song itself exploded on YouTube with an unofficial video. Then the single made its rounds on the internet. Today, however, marks the official video for Cee-Lo Green's summer smash "Fuck You." The former Goodie Mobber and Gnarls Barkley frontman is readying a new album, The Lady Kil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    New Release Tuesday: Kid Sister

    Kid Sister's long-await debut album Ultraviolet finally hits stores todayAs November trudges on towards a much needed Thanksgiving holiday, leave it to Chicago's own Kid Sister to infuse the normally cold and dreary month with some uptempo hip hop. Her debut album, Ultraviolet, finally hits store sh ... More >>

  • Film

    August 9, 2007

    The Popcorn King

    Why you should take Brett Ratner seriously

  • Music

    May 10, 2007


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  • Music

    March 29, 2007

    Rx Bandits, k-oS

    Rappin' and skankin' until the cows come home

  • Music

    August 24, 2006

    Various Artists

    Snakes on a Plane: The Album
    (Decaydance/New Line)

  • Music

    May 4, 2006

    Gnarls Barkley

    St. Elsewhere

  • Music

    December 30, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures

  • Music

    July 15, 2004

    Goodie Mob

    One Monkey Don't Stop No Show

  • Music

    May 6, 2004
  • News

    March 11, 2004

    Got Milkshake?

    Our night crawlers brave Britney to stalk rowdy rap queen Kelis

  • Music

    May 22, 2003

    A Dethroned Prince

    Prince Paul's latest concept record attacks lame commercial hip-hop by co-opting it

  • Music

    May 30, 2002

    Perfect Truth

    Cee-Lo breaks from the Mob in a solo quest to save hip-hop