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Find them onDanielle CheesmanEdit ProfileFind them onSenior Editor, REVOLT TV. Insatiable seeker, ever-curious consumer, and journalist of all things music.
Contributions by Danielle CheesmanThese 5 Aaliyah covers are unexpected and the only ones you needFor Frank Ocean, BANKS, Jesse Boykins, Jamie Woon, and Sam Sparro: challenge accepted.Danielle CheesmanA round-up of Tyler, the Creator's ironically good "throwaway" tracksThese five tracks are "not an indication of how future things will sound," but they're still so worthy of hearing.Danielle Cheesman20 years after "Where Dem Dollas At," Gangsta Boo recruits Asian Doll & Cuban Doll for its remixWe also talk to the Memphis-born rapper about the original track's impact, the current state of hip-hop for women, and the Dolls' flows.Danielle CheesmanAnderson .Paak's "Bubblin" is just one of many of his electrifying efforts this yearA timeline.Danielle CheesmanAndre 3000's new songs are an invitation into his soul, not to ask for moreOdes to his deceased parents, these songs aren't for us, and we should respect that.Danielle CheesmanThe women of Rolling Loud Miami are proof of progressMusic festivals usually fail to feature women prominently, but we've got a playlist to celebrate Rolling Loud's line-up and properly get you pumped.Danielle CheesmanTy Dolla $ign and 21 Savage aren't the only hip-hop heads obsessed with "Clout"The measure of influence is either a badge of honor or an easy, easy target. A corny fixation or a magnetic allure.Danielle CheesmanBeyoncé delivers unforgettable HBCU-inspired, big band-backed headlining performance at Coachella"Ain't that 'bout a bitch?" (Plus, Twitter reacts—of course).Danielle CheesmanThree women of the music industry talk its #MeToo moments and how to change its male-dominated cultureProducers Trakgirl and Crystal Caines, and video director Erica D. Hayes discuss the lack of women in their fields and give advice for the aspiring & undeterred.Danielle CheesmanBlac Youngsta is buying fans butts, bringing humor back to hip-hop, and the most grateful gangsta everAs his debut '223' album drops, we talk to the Memphis-born rapper about what he hopes listeners feel after hearing it.Danielle CheesmanCalvin Harris' 'Bounce' recognized by the 2018 Global Spin AwardsWe recap his past year of success to recall why his GSA nominations are so well-deserved.Danielle CheesmanA proper introduction to rapper BlakeThe Texas-bred rapper talks his studio habits, eclecticism, anticipated "takeover," and why his music isn't "mumbo jumbo."Danielle Cheesman