On-Camera News Anchor

Genius, Brooklyn

The world’s biggest collection of song lyrics and crowdsourced musical knowledge

Genius is searching for our first ever dedicated On-Camera News Anchor to write and host our music news video content. A fluency in music culture—particularly pop music and hip-hop—is essential.

Genius began as a website for decoding rap lyrics and has since evolved into the internet's most comprehensive database of musical knowledge, with more than 60 million monthly unique visitors and tens of thousands of contributing users. Check out our recent article in The Wall Street Journal.


  • Produce at least one music news video per day
  • Pitch ideas daily for music news content
  • Write and provide feedback on scripts for daily music news content
  • Work with news team to create both video and written content


  • 1+ years experience writing editorial or video content for a music media outlet
  • Deep knowledge of hip-hop and pop music


  • Past experience at new media outlet
  • On-camera experience

About Genius

Genius breaks down text with line-by-line annotations, added and edited by anyone in the world. It's your interactive guide to human culture.


Want to learn more about Genius? Visit http://genius.com/