Child Rebel Soldier

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2008

    Q&A With Pharrell Williams of N.E.R.D.

    Pharrell Williams, the subject of an April 24 Westword profile, is as busy a producer as any on the planet; among his most recent projects was Madonna’s Hard Candy, which reaches retailers on April 29. Still, he managed to squeeze in an interview to promote an upcoming appearance by N.E.R.D., a pa ... More >>

  • Music

    January 17, 2008

    Lupe Fiasco’s Exit Stategy

    With just two albums under his belt, this acclaimed Chi-town rapper is talking about retiring.

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2008

    Q&A With Lupe Fiasco

    The January 17 Westword profile of Lupe Fiasco was based on a wide-ranging conversation – and the following Q&A preserves every word. The man born Wasalu Muhammad Jaco begins by discussing the three characters he created for his latest CD, The Cool, noting along the way that they represent pieces ... More >>