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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 unlikely deal with Universal Republic --…   Read Story »
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, jazzy beat straight out of NYC circa 1994. It's…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
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 Das Racist broke up. "Tight," one of the tape's…   Read Story »
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 his new album Word O.K., released onto the internet on what seems…   Read Story »
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 we compiled our Top 25 Albums Of The 2013 So Far list…   Read Story »
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 it's happened anyway. The…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
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 "Noble Drew Ali," as well as…   Read Story »
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 his video "Nightfall At The Thames," there was still no…   Read Story »