Articles by Marcus J. Moore

Marcus J. Moore is a New York-based music journalist who's covered jazz, soul, and hip-hop at The Washington Post, The Atlantic, The Nation, Entertainment Weekly, NPR, Rolling Stone, Billboard, Pitchfork and elsewhere. From 2016 to 2018, he worked as Bandcamp Daily's senior editor and gave an editorial voice to rising indie musicians. His forthcoming biography, The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America, will be released via Atria Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster) and will detail the Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper's rise to superstardom.