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The best albums of 2018, No 4: Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy

‘Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrpp!” said Cardi B on the The Tonight Show. Host Jimmy Fallon didn’t know where to look. Was this a joke? Her track Bodak Yellow had topped the US charts for three weeks in October 2017 and Fallon was doing a “getting to know you” interview. Although his questions were bog standard (“Where does your …

The best albums of 2018, No 1: Christine and the Queens – Chris

At some point in the last few years, it stopped being enough for pop stars to simply have catchy songs and good hair. Now they had to be totally woke, and fluent in identity politics and intersectionality. (See: everything from Little Mix’s new album, featuring a song called Joan of Arc, to people digging through …

Zayn Icarus Falls

Originally scheduled for release in September 2017, the album would include Timbaland as one of its producers. He said “What impresses me about Zayn is the vision he has for his music.” Zayn stated that the album is “90 percent completed”. The CEO of RCA Records Peter Edge said the album consist of a “more …