Memphis

Music from Memphis: Checkout these 2020 Releases

We’re four months into 2020, and yes, it’s been a rough year so far. But there’s one thing we can count on, even in uncertain times: the power of music. Can you hear it? It’s the sound of April showers turning into May flowers, coming straight out of Memphis. Here’s a list of some of […]

Memphis

Music Hits: Made In Memphis

Why did the first song to top the pop, country, and rhythm & blues charts come from Memphis? Some say it’s because of our cultural fusions. Others point to seminal hitmakers. Those who live here know that it’s because in Memphis we eat, sleep, and breathe music. Not content to be known as the “home […]

Culture

SQUAD GOALS: Kid Maestro on Aaron James

If there’s one thing we know about Memphis music, it’s that our community is collaborative and some of the most passionate fans are the scene’s most talented artists. In our #SquadGoals series, we ask an artist to choose a fellow Memphis music maker – someone they admire or even a collaborator – and write a […]

Culture

What If Juicy J & Drumma Boy Battled on VERZUZ: Memphis Edition

Since the beginning of this global quarantine, we’ve depended on social media to keep us informed, entertained, and basically sane. The sane part may change if I see one more off beat #SomethingNewChallenge. Elbow, elbow, shake, clap. It’s not that complicated. On a cooler note, legendary producers Timbaland and Swizz Beats started hosting a friendly […]