Marcus J. Moore

Marcus J. Moore is an award-winning music journalist, senior editor, curator, pundit, budding music supervisor, and author of The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America. It's being released through Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, on October 13, 2020. Mr. Moore is a contributing writer with The Nation and a contributing editor with Bandcamp Daily. His coverage of soul, jazz, hip-hop, and rock can be found at The New York Times, Pitchfork, Entertainment Weekly, The Washington Post, NPR, Rolling Stone, and The Atlantic, among many other outlets.

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COMING SOON

The Butterfly Effect

The extraordinary, triumphant story of a modern lyrical prophet and an American icon who has given hope to those buckling under the weight of systemic oppression.

Music selected by Marcus J. Moore