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After one delay and a whole lot of anticipation, the teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ has released his Summer Knights mixtape. It's the follow-up to last year's 1999, the tape that put Joey and…   Read Story »
Next week, the teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ will release his new mixtape Summer Knights, his first since 1999 put him on the map last year. And the beautifully shot new video for the raspy,…   Read Story »
Teenage Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ by rapping over shockingly accurate takes on mid-'90s boom-bap and late-'90s underground rap, and now that he's famous, he's getting to collaborate with some of…   Read Story »
Joey Bada$$, the Brooklyn teenager who's made quite a name for himself in the past year by reviving mid-'90s New York rap styles, was supposed to release his new mixtape Summer Knights today; we'd…   Read Story »
A few days late but stacked with excellence, here is your collection of May's absolute jams. For optimal ease of consumption, you'll find it here in three forms: a 12-track downloadable zip of the…   Read Story »
Late last year, Pro Era, the crew of teenage Brooklyn boom-bap revivalists led by Joey Bada$$, released their all-crew PEEP The aPROcalypse mixtape. Three days later, the group member Capital Steez…   Read Story »
This year will be one of movement for the prodigal '90s NYC hip hop revivalist Joey Bada$$, who's lined up a few releases for 2013: Up first it's Summer Knights, a mixtape coming 6/12, followed by a…   Read Story »
Later today, the Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg will release New York Renaissance, a new mixtape that's already yielded Action Bronson's "Compliments 2 The Chef" and World's Fair's "96 Knicks." And now we…   Read Story »
The Beast Coastal Tour kicked off in Portland last night with performances from Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew, Flatbush Zombies, and the Underachievers. The inspired grouping played the small…   Read Story »
When teenage Brooklyn boom-bap revivalist Joey Bada$$ teamed up with the great rap-fundamentalist producer DJ Premier, they named the track "Unorthodox," even though it's one of the most orthodox…   Read Story »