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That list of rappers and musicians up top is an all-star team and they've all gotten together for the 6-minute anthem "Don't Shoot" to address the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown and the…   Read Story »
The New Orleans stoner-rap all-star Curren$y doesn't crank out a new mixtape every other day anymore, the way he did a few years ago, but he still reliably cranks out heavy-lidded psych-rap with a…   Read Story »
Curren$y and Action Bronson are both masterful free-associators with permanently lidded eyes and big internet fanbases, so it makes sense that they'd link up with each other. Bronson appears on…   Read Story »
For whatever reason, the days surrounding Halloween are always big ones for mixtape releases, and here's one that won't take up your entire Halloween. Curren$y of New Orleans and Smoke DZA of Harlem…   Read Story »
The Luca Brasi Story, the new mixtape from the Baton Rogue native Kevin Gates, just might be my favorite mixtape of the year. It's a tough and blustery but emotional ride, and it touches on a few…   Read Story »
On his new mixtape New Jet City, released just yesterday, the heavy-lidded and crazy-prolific New Orleans rapper Curren$y went big, lining up a very serious roster of guests: Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa,…   Read Story »
Over the past few years, Curren$y has become a model of online cult-rap consistency, a guy who reliably cranks out three or four eminently listenable mixtapes per year. And at a certain point, that…   Read Story »
The endlessly laconic, terrifyingly prolific New Orleans rap staple Curren$y has already released a ton of music this year, as is his custom, and now he's got more for us. His new tape Priest…   Read Story »
Curren$y's crew Jet Life will put out another posse record later this fall, and today they released the first single, a wobby, knocking single called "No Sleep." Hear it below. Jet World Order…   Read Story »
In this space, I usually try to write something about whatever connecting threats might run through the five videos I pick for the week. That's not happening this week. I absolutely cannot think of a…   Read Story »