Kanye’s ‘The College Dropout’ Is Ten Years Old: Links You Need to See


We’re taking a trip down musical memory lane this evening, and it’s sure to put a spring in your step. Hop to it:

Few things will lift you out of the doldrums as well as this collection of Soul Train performances. [ Rolling Stone ]

Kanye West’s The College Dropout is almost ten years old, which means that it is ripe for an in-depth oral history. [ Billboard ]

Childish Gambino just performed the sweetest cover of P.M. Dawn’s “Die Without You” on BBC1 and it’s worth a listen. [A.V. Club]

Carly Rae Jepsen is coming to Broadway, so… that’s happening. [ PAPER ]