Top 50 of 2016: Part 2 (40-31)

40. Weezer – The White Album Release date: April 1, 2016  Just like the good ol’ days when Weezer would name their albums after a colour, they’ve also returned to their earlier sound of upbeat four-chord rock and unbeatable hooks. It’s not as good as their pre-Red Album work, but it’s right up there with their 2014 record Everything Will Be Alright in the End. White Album is a record that goes down easy, doesn’t make you question their sanity (too much), and can be blasted with the windows down in the middle of the…

In No Particular Order: September 16, 2016

Remember as a kid when you were given some candy (not from a stranger), and you’d rush home, but by the end of the day, your stash would be gone – even though your parents always told you to save some for later? You’d have a bunch of delicious, sugary goodness within your grasp, all at once, and depending on how abundant this candy collection was, you’d be overwhelmed with the sudden influx of sugar (what’s “self-control”?). Essentially that’s what this week’s INPO feels like – you’re given this massive pile…

Mac Miller – Dang! (ft. Anderson .Paak) (Official Music Video)

After showing a more matured and polished sound with his well-received third album GOOD:AM, Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller is set to follow up his newly shaped sound with the September 16th release of The Divine Feminine. Along with the announcement, Miller has shared the album’s lead single “Dang!”, featuring hip-hop’s fastest rising star Anderson .Paak. With a smooth, down-tempo beat as the track’s slick backdrop, “Dang!” has Mac Miller chasing his relationship in circles. His steady delivery flows overtop the song’s jazzy rhythm, with .Paak offering his R&B-style vocals for the chorus, combining for a…