1998

September 29th, 1998 Was Rap Music’s Last Great Release Date

Read a first-hand experience on what made September 29th, 1998 special, and why we'll never see another date like that… Read More

September 29, 2021

The Selling of ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’

It takes a dream team of creatives to put together an album like The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. This is… Read More

August 25, 2021

Ms. Lauryn Hill’s Last Reprieve: In Defense of Legacy

With the 20th anniversary of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, it’s time we examine how the artist's superstar underdog story… Read More

August 25, 2018

Brandy Talks 20 Years of ‘Never Say Never,’ Social Media & Her Upcoming Album [INTERVIEW]

Brandy spoke with Okayplayer to Reminisce about two of her most highly regarded albums, 1998's Never Say Never and 2008's… Read More

July 29, 2018

1998: The Year Black Artists Changed Music As We Know It

The year 1998 was more than a period where black hip-hop and R&B musicians released popular projects; it was a… Read More

June 28, 2018