A professional pop culture junkie for more than 25 years, Jeff Giles regularly surfaces in a number of far-flung locations on the Web.
LL Cool J Takes Back the Crown with ‘Mama Said Knock You Out’
LL Cool J 's 'Mama Said Knock You Out' album signaled a rebirth of sorts for the rapper. Just don't call it a comeback.
Louis Johnson, Legendary Bassist, Dead at 60
Louis Johnson, the bassist who scored a string of hits as one-half of the Brothers Johnson, has passed away at the age of 60.
Ice Cube ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted’ Was a ‘Sink or Swim’ Album for Him
The Boombox takes a look back at his classic rap album and its significance in Cube's storied career in hip-hop.
40 Years Ago: Stevie Wonder Releases ‘Fulfillingness’ First Finale’
Revisit Stevie Wonder's 'Fulfillingness' First Finale' album on its 40th anniversary.