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The internet’s favorite target this week was Avril Lavigne’s garish, shrill, quite-possibly-racist “Hello Kitty” video. I didn’t see it until I’d read a bunch of euphorically annoyed online chatter about it, and I honestly expected to really like it, since liking music videos that nobody likes is sort of my thing. But jeez, no, yee. More »

When I think about Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire’s output, more often than not, the thing that strikes me as most distinctly impressive is his lyrics. For eX, storytelling with a thesaurus-like grasp of wordplay is paramount. But we don’t necessarily use the same yardstick we did in the past in regards to vocab wizardry and the… More »

This was an incredible month for free hip hop MP3s, and it was an incredible month for songs by Lemonade because “Neptune” is one of this year’s finest. And so the paramaters I gave myself with this month’s mix are as follows: Open with Lemonade’s “Neptune,” and create a track flow that blended but flipped… More »

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Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire Talks About Major-Label Struggles, Selling Out For White Hipsters

In early 2012, the Brooklyn rapper Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire, on the strength of his underground hit "Huzzah" and his Lost In Translation mixtape, signed an…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2014 - 1:27 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire – “I Ain’t Even Fuck Rihanna”

In case you forgot Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire is from New York, here's a one-off track that features the Brooklyn MC rhyming vigorously over a grainy,…
Chris DeVille | May 13, 2014 - 2:13 pm

Kool A.D. – “Tight” (Feat. Lakutis & Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire) Video

Last month, the former Das Racist rapper Kool A.D. gave us his Word O.K. mixtape, possibly the strongest of the many full-lengths he's dropped since…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2014 - 10:31 am

Stream Kool A.D. Word O.K.

The former Das Racist member Kool A.D. has released a shit-ton of solo material since his crew broke up a couple of years ago, but…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 8:58 am

eXquire – “Cherry Raindrops” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

I've exalted eXquire's -- he's dropped the "Mr. Muthafuckin'" -- Kismet twice on this site this year, making it #1 on my honorable mentions when…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 24, 2013 - 2:46 pm

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “So Good At Being In Trouble (Black Noi$e Remix)” (Feat. Killer Mike & Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire)

The twitchy Portland/New Zealand skewed-pop trio Unknown Mortal Orchestra aren't exactly the first indie-pop band you'd expect to line up remixes with guest raps, but…
Tom Breihan | July 16, 2013 - 11:33 am

Download Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire’s Kismet Mixtape

Last month, we announced the details of Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire’s long-awaited mixtape Kismet, and now it has finally landed on digital shelves. The collection includes…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 4, 2013 - 2:34 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Fat Fool” (Prod. By The Alchemist) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire has been teasing his upcoming mixtape Kismet for a bit now. And while we've heard songs like "Noble Drew Ali" and seen…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 23, 2013 - 3:09 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Nightfall At The Thames” Video

With "Nightfall At The Thames," Mr. Muthfuckin' eXquire creates a hybrid video for his most recent track "Noble Drew Ali" and new song "The Cauldron."…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 9, 2013 - 5:27 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Noble Drew Ali”

In a move that should delight both early-adopters and fans of profanity, Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire has returned to his old, expletive-laden moniker (he says "MFN"…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 7, 2013 - 2:38 pm

Prince SAMO – “Flowers” (Feat. Mr. MFN eXquire, Remy Banks, & Goldie Glo) Video

Last week, we were gifted Lakutis's "Too Ill For The Law" and its brooding clip co-crafted by visionary director Shomi Patwary. Here's another piece of…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 2, 2013 - 2:43 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Fuck 1 Time” Video

Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire filmed the video for "Fuck 1 Time," a track from his The Man In The High Castle mixtape, on location in downtown…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2012 - 12:56 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “The Message Pt. 1 & 2″ Video

In the video for "The Message Pt. 1 & 2," a track from his new Power & Passion EP, we see Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire, along…
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2012 - 2:45 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Telephuck” (Feat. Gucci Mane)

Here's Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire's debut single for Universal, a maximalist, stuttering cut called "Telephuck" that features Trap God Gucci Mane. Hear it below.
Corban Goble | October 11, 2012 - 2:55 pm

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Telephuck”

In a recent session at Converse's Rubber Tracks studio, the gleefully ribald Brooklyn rapper Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire debuted a new track called "Telephuck," and it's…
Tom Breihan | October 1, 2012 - 10:30 am

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “The Message”

A day after he dropped the (NSFW) video for "Position Of Passion," eXquire is back with another bit of new music, a stuttering, knotty track…
Corban Goble | August 30, 2012 - 11:57 am

Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire – “Position Of Passion” Video (NSFW)

Earlier this year, Brooklyn dirtbag-rap prince Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire became the least likely major-label artist since, like, Death Grips. And now that he's planning to…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2012 - 10:20 am

Carrie Wilds – “Stay” Video (Feat. Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire)

The people behind the New York clothing company Mishka have lately been releasing a ton of strong mixtapes from people like Main Attrakionz, Stalley, and…
Tom Breihan | June 18, 2012 - 4:31 pm