Here’s a round-up of music stories we’re reading this week, clever girl.
Billboard’s new chart is smarter now; it can open doors like a velociraptor. Get out of the kitchen, kids! [The Atlantic Wire]
Why So Serious: Where’s the Humor in Music Journalism? [Noisey]
NYU Local talks to Questlove about his Classic Albums course. [NYU Local]
Long Before the Harlem Shake, We Did the Shimmy [NPR]
The 100 Best Opening Lines in Rap History, Part 1: 100 – 51 [Complex]
An Open Plea to Harmonix: Please Don’t Stop the Rock Band [Popdust]