An explanation of why the hipster backlash against Lana Del Rey is really happening. [Gawker]

Mick Jagger speaks on "rapping" with Damian Marley. [HipHopDx]

And old contract that revealed The Beatles refused to play for a segregated audience sold for $23,000. [Rolling Stone]

Common answers some questions about his upcoming book. [The Boombox]

R.E.M. broke up yesterday, and today a greatest hits album is confirmed. [Consequence of Sound]

Five reasons why you need to take Das Racist seriously. [Prefix]