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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

List

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

Sounding Board

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

More Jamila Woods stories

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

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

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

Jamila Woods has her own project in the pipeline! She's managed to vacuum shine like a blackhole in guest spots on the Social Experiment's "Sunday
Collin Robinson | July 7, 2016 - 12:20 pm

Jamila Woods – “Heavn”

If the name Jamila Woods rings a bell, that's because she's the soulful voice featured on Chance The Rapper's "Sunday Candy" and "Blessings" (and, less…
James Rettig | May 11, 2016 - 4:10 pm
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