some songs I thought about in 2013

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We’ve reached the end of the year, and the annual collection of retrospective lists in the media. I’d be remiss not to add one myself. Instead of a typical “Top 10”, here are a few songs I had some thoughts about.

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early look at the grammys

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December means a few things in the world of music and movies. Most notably, it’s when publications list their favorite records and studios flood theaters with their Oscar bait. The much-maligned Grammys tried to grab some spotlight with a concert about a week ago.  In today’s post, we’ll examine a few categories and who should win, who will win, and notable snubs.

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childish gambino-because the internet

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Donald Glover  wants you to like him, or at least just understand him for a bit. The comedian and Troy on “Community” took a surprising star turn as a rapper with his mixtape Cul de Sac  and debut album, Camp.  The latter was met with less-than-favorable reviews, and Glover is looking for a comeback with Because the Internet.

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