Charles Holmes and Grace Spelman tackle Lil Nas X’s highly awaited debut album, Montero (0:00). The duo is joined by writer Chris Mench to break down the songs that worked (9:00), the rapper’s place in hip-hop (22:40) and more. Later on, Grace quizzes Charles on über-specific genres like “Sovietwave” and “dungeon synth” (39:20).
Producer: Justin Sayles
Associate Producer: Lani Renaldo