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Joey Purp And Jamila Woods Show How Deep Chicago Rolls At Pitchfork Fest

"We still alive, Chicago?" Joey Purp came back to that refrain over and over again throughout his set Sunday at Pitchfork Music Festival's Blue Stage.
Chris DeVille | July 17, 2017 - 12:35 pm

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

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Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2016

We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum -- it's sort of our job! -- and every year, we attempt to codify all…
Stereogum | November 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm

More Jamila Woods stories

Jamila Woods – “LSD” Video (Feat. Chance The Rapper)

Jamila Woods has shared a new video for "LSD," the Chance The Rapper-featuring track off her HEAVN mixtape from last year. The video's being release…
James Rettig | August 15, 2017 - 10:25 am

Jamila Woods – “Holy” Video

Jamila Woods was one of the best new artists of 2016, and she put out one of the best albums of 2016 in her debut…
Peter Helman | May 2, 2017 - 10:04 am

We Gave Girlpool, Japanese Breakfast, PWR BTTM, & Vagabon Disposable Cameras To Document SXSW

Stereogum gave a few of our favorite bands disposable cameras to document their experience in Austin for this year's SXSW festival. Girlpool, Japanese Breakfast, PWR
Stereogum | March 27, 2017 - 11:52 am

Artist Portraits From SXSW 2017

A lot of bands descend upon Austin for SXSW every year, and this year a lot of those bands rolled through the Mazda Studio At…
Stereogum | March 20, 2017 - 5:01 pm

The New Pornographers, Jamila Woods, & More Heat Up Stereogum’s SXSW 2017 Day Showcase

On Wednesday, Stereogum returned to the Mazda Studio At Empire Garage for our second official showcase of SXSW 2017, a diverse lineup of four artists…
Ryan Leas | March 16, 2017 - 3:03 pm

Watch Jamila Woods Debut New Song “Giovanni” At SXSW

Stereogum again took over the Mazda Studio at Austin's Empire Garage today to hold a daytime showcase featuring the New Pornographers, Hand Habits, and Jamila…
Peter Helman | March 15, 2017 - 8:14 pm

oddCouple – “Love Above” (Feat. Jamila Woods & Kweku Collins)

Young Chicagoland talents Jamila Woods and Kweku Collins both cracked our list of 2016's best new artists today, and they've teamed up on a new…
Chris DeVille | November 1, 2016 - 2:11 pm

Stream Malcolm London’s New Album Opia Feat. Vic Mensa, Jamila Woods, Donnie Trumpet, How To Dress Well

Malcolm London is a quadruple threat poet/activist/educator/musician from Chicago. Many people pad their resume with titles, but very few come with an endorsement from fellow…
Collin Robinson | October 17, 2016 - 12:26 pm

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Can You Say Chi City? Chance The Rapper & Family Turning Chi-Raq Back Into Chicago

The first time anyone heard the term "Chiraq" was when Chicago drill rapper King L (then King Louie) dubbed his hometown Chiraq, Drillinois in 2009.
Collin Robinson | July 25, 2016 - 10:05 am

Watch Chance The Rapper Perform A New Song In Tribute To Muhammad Ali At The ESPY Awards

The 2016 ESPY Awards were held in Los Angeles tonight, with professional wrestler/living meme John Cena presiding over this year's celebration of athletic achievement. The…
Peter Helman | July 13, 2016 - 11:34 pm

Stream Jamila Woods HEAVN

Soulful Chicagoan songstress Jamila Woods' debut, HEAVN, has finally arrived after over a year of show-stealing guest spots on the Social Experiment's "Sunday Candy," Macklemore's…
Collin Robinson | July 11, 2016 - 12:43 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Look, it's kinda hard to be glib about stuff today, at the end of a real shitty week, a week that only underscores how shitty…
Stereogum | July 8, 2016 - 5:06 pm
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