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Keith Nelson Jr.

For over 8 years, Keith Nelson Jr has covered hip-hop, technology, and movies/TV for VIBE, Revolt, Digital Trends, Flaunt Magazine, and others. He's a writer by passion, journalist by trade, always trying to connect the dots to get the bigger picture.

More From Keith Nelson Jr.

21 Songs That Were Probably Snubbed From Those Other Year-End Lists

Forgotten legends, promising newcomers, and those on the cusp of superstardom all released songs as good as…

The 21 Best R&B Songs of 2021

It was a banner year for Black music's most soulful genre.

In ‘The Chi’ Season Finale, Everyone Puts Together A Life With Broken Pieces

In the final episode, Ronnie and Brandon have their futures altered by confronting their past, while Jake’s fu…

The Chi Ep. 9 Shows How Lives Can Be Ruined When Appearance Is Mistaken For Identity

In this episode, various characters  are bloodied, abused, and disciplined when the person the world sees does…

‘The Chi’ Recap: Ep. 8 Prisons Can Be Made Out Of Homes, Schools And Chicago Itself

In the latest episode of The Chi, everyone confronts their own prison of circumstance, and we see how hard it…

‘The Chi’ Recap: Ep. 7 Humanizes Police Brutality For Clarity, Not Empathy

In 'The Chi,' we see the corruptive influence of police brutality on the police themselves and the blurred…

‘The Chi’ Recap: On Ep. 6, There’s No Singular Black Experience, No Matter The Outside Perception

Emmett has to decide what sort of father he will be to his kids, as the rest of The Chi’s characters try to ov…

‘The Chi’ Recap: Ep. 5 Makes Us Reckon With The Truth About Black Boys’ Tears And Police Misconduct

Kevin struggles to deal with the death of his estranged father, and the Chicago police abuse their power to…

‘The Chi’ Recap: In Ep. 4, Bad Decisions Become Black Clouds That Follow You Forever

In The Chi, respect is everything because reputation precedes everyone. That reputation can either be in…