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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2016

The music-video event of 2016 was easily the HBO premiere of Beyoncé's Lemonade -- inarguably one of the best albums of the year, and maybe…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2016 - 10:16 am

2016 In Review

Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016

Social media has never seemed as dangerous as it does today. At the risk of getting too political in a silly post about memes, this…
Peter Helman | December 15, 2016 - 11:30 am

2016 In Review

The 25 Best Rap Verses Of 2016

Nas proclaimed Hip Hop Is Dead 10 years ago. He had to raise the stakes on the album with a grandiose title and statement to…
Collin Robinson | December 8, 2016 - 12:07 pm

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2016 In Review

Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016

Social media has never seemed as dangerous as it does today. At the risk of getting too political in a silly post about memes, this…
Peter Helman | December 15, 2016 - 11:30 am

2016 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2016

The larger societal events of the past year had an interesting effect on rap music. Even more than usual, black Americans had to insist, as…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 10:25 am

2016 In Review

The Year In LA Gangster Blues (And Reds)

2016 was quietly the year of the gangster, specifically the LA gangster of the red and blue varieties. ScHoolboy Q, Vince Staples, YG, and DJ…
Collin Robinson | December 6, 2016 - 1:43 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

2016 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2016

In an age when major-label artists are putting out bloated albums in an effort to rack up the most streaming equivalent units, it can sometimes…
James Rettig | December 2, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Watch Flume, Vince Staples, & Kučka Cover Ghost Town DJs’ “My Boo”

Vince Staples and Kučka recently collaborated with Flume on "Smoke & Retribution," a track off of the Australian producer's new album Skin. And today, they've…
Peter Helman | December 1, 2016 - 7:03 pm

Status Ain't Hood

The 10 Best BET Cypher Performances Of All Time

The BET Hip-Hop Awards are a fairly meaningless annual event, except for one thing: They're where we get to see the Cyphers, the video series…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2016 - 10:59 am

Phantogram – “Take Me Home” (Phil Collins Cover)

Phantogram's new album Three is finally out in the world today, though given the number of advance singles -- one, two, three, four, five, six
Chris DeVille | October 7, 2016 - 9:36 am

Vince Staples Responds To The Lady Who Was Really Upset About Him

In the last few days, anyone who pays attention to music on the internet probably ran across a video of one very upset lady. A…
Tom Breihan | October 6, 2016 - 9:18 am

This Lady Is So Upset About Vince Staples

Yesterday, rap Twitter basically lost it over a video of some lady tearfully reciting the lyrics to Vince Staples' 2015 "Norf Norf," which she heard…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2016 - 9:51 am

Watch Nas, Vince Staples, & Kevin Durant On Bill Simmons’ Any Given Wednesday

Bill Simmons hosted Golden State Warriors player Kevin Durant, Nas, and Vince Staples on the most recent episode of Any Given Wednesday. Nas and Durant…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 22, 2016 - 10:38 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Before I get into this week's picks, I just want to take a moment for one video that only just missed teh cutoff: DJ Khaled's…
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2016 - 11:03 am

GTA – “Little Bit Of This” (Feat. Vince Staples) Video

Miami production duo GTA are set to drop their debut, Good Times Ahead, later this fall. They're known for quirky, synth-doused jams, and though that…
Collin Robinson | September 15, 2016 - 2:53 pm
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