Song of the Day #3,507: ‘New York’ – St. Vincent

Indie rocker St. Vincent takes the #7 spot on Village Voice’s Pazz & Jop poll with ‘New York,’ a single from her fifth studio album, Masseduction.

Annie Clark (the woman behind the pseudonym) teamed up with super-producer Jack Antonoff to deliver a pop twist on her usual alternative sound and garnered some of the best reviews of her already critically-adored career.

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Song of the Day #1,734: ‘New York’ – Angel Haze

angel_hazeNicki Minaj seems to have opened the door for a new wave of female rappers. (This is where some hardcore rap fan takes me to task for assuming that the mainstream Minaj should get credit for something that is probably more the work of a group of women I’ve never heard of).

At any rate, I’m seeing more and more references to rappers such as Azealia Banks, Iggy Azalea, Kreayshawn and Angel Haze.

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