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Yesterday, we heard "Ice," the new conspicuous-consumption anthem from Three 6 Mafia veteran Juicy J. It has a beat from Mike Will Made-It and verses from Future and A$AP Ferg, and it's kind of a…   Read Story »
When I was in New York a few weeks ago, I ended up at a listening party for Seen It All, the new album from Young Jeezy (or, as he'd now prefer to be known, just Jeezy). I happened to be wearing all…   Read Story »
This column is a weird one because the quality of music videos tends to vacillate wildly from week to week. Some weeks, there are just no motherfucking good ones, so I have to go hunting through…   Read Story »
There's a classic format for an all-star rap remix video, one that probably comes from the classic Hype Williams clip for the "Flava In Ya Ear" remix: All the rappers, collected in one place, filmed…   Read Story »
In the video for "My Yout" from the new Summer Knights EP (not to be confused with the Summer Knights mixtape from earlier this year), Joey Bada$$ and collaborator Maverick Sabre traipse around St.…   Read Story »
There were too many music videos this week. I had to devote a huge chunk to yesterday afternoon just watching all the ones I'd missed. And worse, there were too many good ones. How is anyone supposed…   Read Story »
Motion Family's new video for Jackie Chain's Alabama trunk-rattler "Parked Outside," like the song that accompanies it, works as a celebration of tricked-out ancestral American automobiles. As rap…   Read Story »
Not the most inspiring set of videos this week. Work harder, everyone! There were a few good ones, though, and we've got them listed below. 1. Die Antwoord - "Fok Julle Naaiers" (Dir. Ninja & Ross…   Read Story »
Even though he produced the track, Mississippi MC Big K.R.I.T.'s vocals barely appear on "I'm Flexin'," the strong new comeback single from the just-out-of-jail T.I. So it's cool to see that T.I. has…   Read Story »
Big K.R.I.T. may be an internet rap hero with a conscientious streak, but he's also a man with a very '90s set of rap values, which means he's perfectly content to spend his entire music video…   Read Story »