Hear Ariana Grande Tap Nicki Minaj for Snappy ‘The Light Is Coming’

Ariana Grande unveiled a snappy new collaboration with Nicki Minaj, "The Light is Coming," off her upcoming album, Sweetener, out August 17th via Republic Records.

"The Light is Coming" features production from Pharrell, who crafts a jittery beat of quick drums and peculiar synths that rush

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Can an EP Recorded by Prisoners Spark Criminal Justice Reform Talk?

In May 2015, B.L. Shirelle was finishing up a prison term at Muncy State Correctional Institution in Pennslvania. She felt apprehensive about her imminent return to civilian life, having spent most of her last decade behind bars, and this tension served as the basis for a track titled "Headed to the Streets." "It took me maybe 15 minutes to write that song," Shirelle tells Rolling

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