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During Sunday’s NFL playoff game between the Carolina Panthers and the Seattle Seahawks, Panthers safety Tre Boston sacked Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and immediately did this weird preening rooster-strut dance. My Twitter timeline immediately lost its mind. This, you see, was a sack dance with layers. Russell Wilson’s girlfriend is the R&B singer Ciara. Last… More »

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit Louie, three of which are still embedded in his body today — two in his chest and the one in his head. Miraculously, he only spent five days in the… More »

Every new year brings with it a slew of new drug songs, because music tends to be written about the things we love, and a lot of people really love getting high. But music also tends to be written about heartbreak, about what happens when the things we love turn into our greatest torment, and… More »

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Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
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The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm
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The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2015

Things got hot in 2015. After 2014, when most of rap's biggest names took the year off, everyone was suddenly locked into a brutal competition…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2015 - 9:50 am
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The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am
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Watch Future’s Electrifying, Bleep-Heavy Kimmel Performance

Future represents an interesting challenge for the late-night TV bookers of America. He's unquestionably one of the biggest stars in rap, and he's an electrifying…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2015 - 9:45 am
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Future – “Colossal” Video

Future seems to be on a mission to make a video for every song on his amazing recent album DS2. Not long after his clips…
Tom Breihan | November 12, 2015 - 3:51 pm

Lil Bibby – “Aww Man” (Feat. Future)

Earlier today, we heard one young Chicago drill standout, G Herbo, team up with the great Atlanta producer Metro Boomin on a new song called…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2015 - 11:18 am
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Puff Daddy Does Not Care If You Like Him

Maybe five years ago, I was at the FADER Fort at SXSW, waiting for Lil B to play one of his first big solo shows…
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2015 - 10:14 am
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Future – “Last Breath”

Of course Young Thug would release a new video and Future would release a new track on the same day that Metro Boomin started some
Peter Helman | November 10, 2015 - 11:20 pm

Young Thug Goes Off On Metro Boomin & Future On Twitter

Young Thug's impulsive, erratic unpredictability is one of the things that makes him such an exciting rapper, but it can also get him into some…
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2015 - 10:18 am
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Vince Staples Vs. The ’90s Rap Canon

Vince Staples is 22 years old. He was born in 1993. When Illmatic and Ready To Die came out, he was a baby. Staples made…
Tom Breihan | November 4, 2015 - 12:43 pm
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Future – “Stick Talk” Video

Future released his dark, incredible new album DS2 just a few months ago, but since then, he's already released another Big Event full-length project, the…
Peter Helman | October 29, 2015 - 7:38 pm

Status Ain’t Hood: The Hazy, Abstract Persistence Of Madlib

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…
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2015 - 11:17 am
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The Week In Pop: Drake, King Of The Memes

"Hotline Bling" is not Drake's greatest song ever. Although the melody and groove have exerted their allure on millions including myself, the production sounds weirdly…
Chris DeVille | October 22, 2015 - 3:40 pm
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Damon Albarn Assesses Kanye, Taylor, Drake, & Rihanna

It's been the subject of rumor and conjecture for a while, but now it's confirmed: Damon Albarn's simian supergroup Gorillaz, once thought to be extinct,…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2015 - 11:53 am
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Status Ain’t Hood: Picking 2015’s Most Important Rap Song With Shea Serrano

Shea Serrano is a writer at Grantland, and he writes long and personal and really funny pieces about, among other things, rap music and action…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2015 - 10:42 am
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Watch Future, T.I., Young Dro, & Rich Homie Quan Perform At The BET Hip-Hop Awards

Last night, BET broadcasted the BET Hip-Hop Awards, the network's second annual awards show. This one was notably low on both star power and drama;…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2015 - 10:05 am
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Miguel – “Simple Things (Re-Lit)” (Feat. Future & Chris Brown)

Miguel contributed the song "Simplethings" to the soundtrack of the TV show Girls last year, and it resurfaced as a bonus track on his excellent…
Tom Breihan | October 9, 2015 - 11:41 am
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Watch Drake & Future Do WATTBA Songs Live For The First Time At ACL

Drake headlined Austin City Limits last night, surprising the crowd by bringing out Future at the end of his set. Future performed "Fuck Up Some…
Peter Helman | October 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
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The Week In Pop: 23 Artists Who Should Make Their SNL Debut This Season

Saturday Night Live's 41st season premieres this Saturday with Miley Cyrus holding down joint duties as host and musical guest. (Joint, get it? Because Miley…
Chris DeVille | October 1, 2015 - 2:37 pm
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