Tag: Alternative R and B

2017, Music, Uncategorized

I See You (2017) by The xx

This album of downtempo, indie-esque romantic songs apparently belongs to multiple genres I have never heard of. I have heard of, and listened to a lot of genres, so that’s a weird experience for me. But the genres appear to be mostly British, so maybe that’s an explanation.

2016, Music

Lemonade (2016) by Beyoncé

Despite her ubiquity, I have never listened to Beyoncé solo album. Years ago, I listened to two Destiny’s Child albums which were better than I thought they would be. Needless to say, we’re a long way from there. (Obligatory mention of the fact that, if Beyoncé is the age she says she is, we’re exactly …