Hear releases by Chaka Khan, Mitski, Meek Mill and others.
Prosecutors had said the rapper’s conviction should be vacated because of questions about the credibility of the arresting officer.
The Philadelphia district attorney’s office said the rapper’s conviction should be vacated, but a judge wouldn’t hear arguments to release him on bail.
A conversation with a criminal lawyer about the racial politics of legal representation, the Meek Mill saga and the future prospects of incarcerated would-be stars.
The internet’s response to the two musicians after the Super Bowl shows how criticism works these days. Rapid-fire groupthink online can be strong enough to have real-world impact.