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On the list of history’s greatest, most important rap producers, you will probably never find one with less ambition than Madlib. When I talk about ambition, I don’t mean the drive to push one’s own ideas, to test and exceed the things that one has done in the past. Madlib has that. He’s made entire… More »

When the Game released The Documentary just over a decade ago, it felt like the result of one of those bets that the uber-rich twins from Trading Places might’ve made: If we take a rapper with no particular talent and a mile-wide corny streak, and we give him access to the world’s best collaborators, how… More »

If you go see Travi$ Scott live, you’ll see some exciting things. You’ll see Scott whirling across the stage, his hair flying in every direction. You see him diving headlong into the crowd — not the “hold on, everyone, get ready to catch me” stagedives that some rappers do, but the sudden and convulsive Trash… More »

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Watch Big K.R.I.T. On Conan

Last night, Big K.R.I.T. brought his vast reserves of energy to Conan, smashing his way through the Live From The Underground single "I Got This."…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2012 - 9:36 am

Stream Big K.R.I.T. Live From The Underground

Long-anointed as the “next big thing” — or a next big thing — Meridian, Mississippi’s Big K.R.I.T. has dropped a string of critically beloved mixtapes…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 10:38 am

Curren$y – “Jet Life” (Feat. Wiz Khalifa, Big K.R.I.T.)

The crew behind the glorious "Glass House" team up again for "Jet Life," a new one from Curren$y's forthcoming The Stoned Immaculate. It's a track…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 9:27 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “Temptation (Remix)” (Feat. Juicy J, Waka Flocka Flame)

While Big K.R.I.T.'s style certainly pays homage to his Southern party rap predecessors, he's maintained a more thoughtful, pensive approach through his career with things…
Corban Goble | May 23, 2012 - 4:23 pm

Big K.R.I.T. – “Yeah Dats Me”

After a couple of years beasting on the mixtape circuit, the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. is finally gearing up to release Live From The Underground,…
Tom Breihan | May 21, 2012 - 11:05 am

Watch Big K.R.I.T. And The Roots On Fallon

Friday night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, the lovably fired-up Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. trotted out his hella-fun new single "I Got This." The…
Tom Breihan | May 14, 2012 - 10:25 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “I Got This” Video

It's amazing what a couple of simple tweaks can do. In his video for rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T.'s single "I Got This," director Todd A builds…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2012 - 9:27 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “4EvaNADay (Theme)” Video

Last month the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. released his solid self-produced mixtape 4Eva N A Day. Today, he drops the video for its title track,…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Big K.R.I.T. – “I Got This”

Only a couple of weeks after releasing his searching, meditative 4Eva N A Day mixtape, the Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. is giving us a very…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2012 - 3:50 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, our YouTube issues are finally solved! Thanks, YouTube! That means we get to actually post every last one of our picks for the week's…
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2012 - 4:10 pm

Big K.R.I.T. – “Boobie Miles” Video

"Boobie Miles," the elegiac inspiration-rap leadoff track from Big K.R.I.T.'s strong new 4Eva N A Day mixtape, now has a video that intersperses images of…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2012 - 11:54 am

Download Big K.R.I.T. 4Eva N A Day Mixtape

Last month, we posted “Boobie Miles,” a new track from the laid-back but hard-striving Meridian, Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. That song was the first shot…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2012 - 12:07 pm

Big K.R.I.T. – “King Pt. 2″

Earlier this month, we posted "Boobie Miles," an early track from Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T.'s forthcoming mixtape 4Eva N A Day. Today, he released another…
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2012 - 11:51 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “Boobie Miles”

Ascendant Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. released his excellent Return Of 4Eva mixtape last year, and he'll soon follow it up with another tape called 4Eva
Tom Breihan | February 2, 2012 - 10:43 am

Area Codes: 256 – Huntsville, AL

Like any great music scene, Huntsville has been percolating for some time now. Through acts like PRGz and the production duo Block Beataz, Huntsville became…
Corban Goble | January 12, 2012 - 4:11 pm

Big K.R.I.T. – “Moon & Stars (Clams Casino Remix)”

The FADER's HTC X Squared MP3 series specializes in adventurous rapper/producer pairings, and their latest selection actually turns out to be a perfectly organic combination:…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2011 - 1:11 pm

Jackie Chain – “Parked Outside” (Feat. Bun B & Big K.R.I.T.) Video

Motion Family's new video for Jackie Chain's Alabama trunk-rattler "Parked Outside," like the song that accompanies it, works as a celebration of tricked-out ancestral American…
Tom Breihan | November 14, 2011 - 4:56 pm

T.I. – “I’m Flexin'” Video (Feat. Big K.R.I.T.)

Even though he produced the track, Mississippi MC Big K.R.I.T.'s vocals barely appear on "I'm Flexin'," the strong new comeback single from the just-out-of-jail T.I.
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2011 - 11:59 am

Big K.R.I.T. – “Money On The Floor” Video (Feat. 8Ball, MJG & 2 Chainz) (NSFW-Ish)

Big K.R.I.T. may be an internet rap hero with a conscientious streak, but he's also a man with a very '90s set of rap values,…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2011 - 11:47 am

Ludacris – “I’m On Fire” (Feat. Big K.R.I.T.)

The great Mississippi rapper/producer Big K.R.I.T. has been hooking up with some serious Southern rap big dogs lately, most recently T.I. on "I'm Flexin'." And…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2011 - 10:31 am