Hip-Hop/R&B

Best Denver-area shows this week: Nathaniel Rateliff, Wild High and more

Nathaniel Rateliff @ Twist & Shout 4/10/14

Nathaniel Rateliff, Wild High and more make our picks of best Denver-area shows this week.



Waka Flocka Flame at Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom in Denver (photos)

Waka Flocka Flame

After an hour of waiting, a hazy-looking Waka Flocka Flame took the stage at Cervantes’ Masterpiece Ballroom on Tuesday for his 16-and-up show in Denver.



Bobby Shmurda arrested in drug case

Rapper Bobby Shmurda was among several people arrested Wednesday in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City.

Rapper Bobby Shmurda was among several people arrested Wednesday in an investigation into a series of gang-related shootings and drug trafficking in New York City.



Watch: Kendrick Lamar debuts new song on “The Colbert Report”

Summer Jam 2014

Kendrick Lamar didn’t waste his honor of being the last-ever musical act on “The Colbert Report.” He debuted a new song and you can watch it here.



D’Angelo “Black Messiah” review: A subtle, beautiful return after 14 years

D'Angelo is back after 14 years with "Black Messiah," an album that's subtle, political, organic and reclaim's his throne as R&B's genius.

D’Angelo is back after 14 years with “Black Messiah,” an album that’s subtle, political, organic and reclaim’s his throne as R&B’s genius.



The 10 worst albums of 2014: Pitbull, U2, Robin Thicke and more

Pitbull and Ke$ha

Take a look at our list of the 10 worst albums of 2014, then go ahead and try your best to forget about them.



Iggy Azalea announces 2015 spring tour with a Pepsi Center show in Denver

Iggy Azalea performs during KS 107.5's Summer Jam at Fiddlers Green Amphitheater on June 6, 2014 in Englewood, Colorado. (Photo by Seth McConnell/The Denver Post)

She’s 24 years old, she’s released one album and on April 27 Iggy Azalea will be headlining the Pepsi Center in Denver.



New D’Angelo album: Stream “Black Messiah” here

D'Angelo is back after 14 years with "Black Messiah," an album that's subtle, political, organic and reclaim's his throne as R&B's genius.

After a 14-year wait, the new D’Angelo album, “Black Messiah,” is here.



Best Denver-area shows this week: Fleetwood Mac, Esme Patterson and more

Fleetwood Mac @ Pepsi Center 6/1/13

Fleetwood Mac, Esme Patterson and more make our picks of best Denver-area concerts this week.



Nicki Minaj, “Only” video: Things get weird with Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown

Nicki Minaj, "Only" video: Things get weird with Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown

You’re right if you assumed the video for Nicki Minaj’s “Only” would be, well, uncomfortable.