ACRN’s Top 25 Albums of 2017

Tremendous year. 25 albums. The votes are in–here we go! 1. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN., [Interscope / TDE; 2017] By Jon Fuchs, Music Director DAMN. is only further proof that Kendrick Lamar is one of the greatest rappers of our generation. Instead of creating another concept record like good kid, m.A.Ad. city or To Pimp a Butterfly,…

Album Review: Jonwayne – Rap Album Two

By Justin Cudahy, Staff Writer [Authors; 2017] Rating: 8/10 Key Tracks: “Out of Sight”, “Blue Green” In December of last year, Jonwayne released a letter to his fans over social media detailing his fight with alcoholism and recent sobriety over the last two years. During this hiatus, he talks about his regrets, including recent relationships…