Pusha T: Lunch Money

Pusha T's "Lunch Money," the music from "Transparent," Japan's love for Soul Train and more in the music we tweeted this week

This week Funk Master Flex premiered a new original track from Virginia’s Pusha T, his first solo drop since 2013’s My Name is My Name. “Lunch Money” sees King Push spitting as aggressively as ever—albeit over a more abstract than usual beat from none other than frequent collaborator Kanye West. Drawing from a wide array of sonic samples that are far from your average hip …

Tinashe (feat. SchoolBoy Q): 2 On

Pusha T's "Lunch Money," the music from "Transparent," Japan's love for Soul Train and more in the music we tweeted this week

After listening to LA-based singer-songwriter Henry Wolfe‘s recently released EP Encino, which features two original tracks and two covers (Arthur Russell and Harry Nilsson), you might be surprised to hear his current guilty pleasure song is the club grinder “2 On” by alternative R&B artist Tinashe. “It was like a Top 40 jam this summer. I’m a little behind the times, so this has been …

Music from “Transparent”

Pusha T's "Lunch Money," the music from "Transparent," Japan's love for Soul Train and more in the music we tweeted this week

November 20th marked Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR), which honors those who have lost their lives because of anti-transgender prejudice. (Reportedly, a person is killed somewhere in the world every two days for expressing gender nonconformity.) It’s difficult to understand the irrational hatred people harbor, and hopefully (among other ever-evolving cultural signposts) shows like Amazon’s “Transparent” help to destigmatize and educate about the trans community. …