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God bless the unexpected remix. In the buildup to their new album This Is All Yours, Alt-J have already employed the talents of the L.A. noise-rap trio clipping. to rework their first single "Hunger…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, Big K.R.I.T. released a track every day of the week for something he called "Week Of K.R.I.T." that gave us "New Agenda" featuring Rick Ross and the A$AP Ferg-assisted "Lac Lac."…   Read Story »
Big K.R.I.T.'s incensed, fiery Southern-rap fuck-you "MT. Olympus" was one of our favorite songs of last week. The new video is a good one, too, even though K.R.I.T. himself is the only person who…   Read Story »
Sometimes the 5 Best Songs Of The Week get along with each other quite well, but this week they're a bit at odds. One-half of the now-disbanded Girls gives us an earnest ode to loss and pain, while…   Read Story »
In recent weeks, the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. has been throwing new tracks like "New Agenda," with Rick Ross, and "Lac Lac," with A$AP Ferg, up online. Those songs, mean as they were,…   Read Story »
Right now, Big K.R.I.T. is in the midst of his "Week Of K.R.I.T." campaign, in which he offers up a new loose track every day. Things started off with the Rick Ross collab "New Agenda," and now it…   Read Story »
At this point, it doesn't make much sense to call the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. "underground" anymore. He's on Def Jam, his last album had 2 Chainz on one of its singles, and now he's…   Read Story »
Last year, there was one album -- Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City -- that united virtually the entire rap-listening public in adoration. This year, no such luck. Many heard my #1 pick of the…   Read Story »
Big K.R.I.T.'s very good recent mixtape King Remembered In Time ends with "Multi," a swelling struggle-rap built from an M83 sample. And today, that track gets a video, an artfully assembled…   Read Story »
This afternoon, the great Mississippi rapper and producer Big K.R.I.T. released his new mixtape King Remembered In Time. We've already posted its Bun B collab "Shine On" and its James Blake-sampling…   Read Story »