Jason King is a cultural critic and associate professor of recorded music at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, and as of 2014 is one of the curators and hosts of NPR’s 24/7 R&B music stream, “I’ll Take You There.”
A musician and producer himself, King has written about music and culture for publications like Blender, The LA Times, Slate, Vibe, The Village Voice and The Root. He has been a talking head on various documentaries and has appeared as a guest on NPR’s Tell Me More and All Things Considered.
Culture Critic, Associate Professor of Recorded Music at NYU, Host/Curator of NPR’s “I’ll Take You There”
Area of Expertise: Music (R&B, Soul, Hip-Hop, Rock, Jazz), Record Producing, African American Culture, Asian American Culture
Location: New York City
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