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On the list of history’s greatest, most important rap producers, you will probably never find one with less ambition than Madlib. When I talk about ambition, I don’t mean the drive to push one’s own ideas, to test and exceed the things that one has done in the past. Madlib has that. He’s made entire… More »

If you go see Travi$ Scott live, you’ll see some exciting things. You’ll see Scott whirling across the stage, his hair flying in every direction. You see him diving headlong into the crowd — not the “hold on, everyone, get ready to catch me” stagedives that some rappers do, but the sudden and convulsive Trash… More »

Last week in this space, I wrote that I wanted Drake to lose his current feud with Meek Mill. In fact, I didn’t just want to see him lose. I wanted to see him get his ass beat. I wanted to see him humiliated. That wasn’t because I have any sort of ill will toward… More »

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Album Sales Were Already Booming Last Week Even Before Adele

The Week In Pop will not run this week due to Thanksgiving, so let's check in on this week's chart action before the holiday is…
Chris DeVille | November 23, 2015 - 4:22 pm

Watch Jeezy Perform, Give James Corden A Rap Name On The Late Late Show

James Corden's Late Late Show is pretty far down the late-night TV rankings, but that can be a good time, since it means Corden gets…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2015 - 12:11 pm

Jeezy – “God (Remix)” (Feat. Nas)

Atlanta drug-rap czar Jeezy and New York purist king Nas might not be the most likely combination, but for whatever reason, they fit nicely together.
Tom Breihan | November 16, 2015 - 11:42 am

Jeezy – “Nov. 13th (Freestyle)”

Atlanta rap fixture Jeezy is putting out his new album Church In These Streets in a few weeks, and he's been spending the past couple…
Peter Helman | October 25, 2015 - 10:39 pm

Jeezy – “Sweet Life” (Feat. Janelle Monaé) + Politically Correct EP

Atlanta rap monarch Young Jeezy has a new album called Church In These Streets coming out next month, and he's lately been sharing a whole…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2015 - 10:25 am

Bankroll Fresh – “Walked In (Remix)” (Feat. Jeezy, Travis Porter, & SM Boochie)

"Walked In" is a Bankroll Fresh song, but on the remix that premiered at The Fader today, Jeezy is the star. Even over such a…
Chris DeVille | September 29, 2015 - 4:47 pm

Jeezy – “Hustla’s Holiday”

Just yesterday, Atlanta rap royalty Jeezy released "Gold Bottles," another new song from his upcoming album Church In These Streets. As MissInfo points out, today…
Peter Helman | September 28, 2015 - 10:34 pm

Jeezy – “Gold Bottles”

Atlanta rap king Jeezy has a new album called Church In These Streets coming out, and he's lately been doing a thing called #SundayService, releasing…
Tom Breihan | September 28, 2015 - 10:19 am

Watch Kanye West Perform 808s & Heartbreak In Full At Hollywood Bowl

With the release date of SWISH now pushed back from "¯\_(ツ)_/¯" to "¯\_(ツ)_/¯ plus maybe another year," Kanye is revisiting some of his older work…
Peter Helman | September 26, 2015 - 1:50 pm

Jeezy – “Church In These Streets”

A couple of weeks ago, the no-longer-Young Atlanta rap king Jeezy shared a churning, portentous new track called "God." As it turns out, that whole…
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2015 - 11:26 am

Jeezy Shares New Single “God,” Lengthy Message About The State Of Black Men In America

Atlanta rap king Jeezy released Seen It All, his last album, just a year ago, and this morning, he announced plans for its follow-up. Jeezy's…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2015 - 1:02 pm

Pusha T – “Amen (Hudson Mohawke Remix)” (Feat. Kanye West & Young Jeezy)

Hudson Mohawke and Pusha T are both members of Kanye West's extended G.O.O.D. Music team, and they've previously teamed up on things like HudMo's "Chimes"…
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2015 - 11:59 am

Watch Jeezy Bring Out Andre 3000, Kanye West, Usher, T.I., Bun B At Thug Motivation 101 Anniversary Show

On Saturday night, Young Jeezy celebrated the 10th anniversary of his landmark debut album Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101 with a big show at…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2015 - 1:54 pm

Boosie BadAzz – “Mercy On My Soul” (Feat. Jeezy)

Next week, the combustible Baton Rouge rapper Boosie BadAzz releases his absolutely furious new album Touch Down 2 Cause Hell, his first in years because…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2015 - 3:06 pm

Thug Life: Rap Music And The Word “Thug”

Last week, Young Thug released a new song called “Power.” The Atlanta rapper is ascendent — as Tom Breihan noted in his Album Of The
Collin Robinson | May 18, 2015 - 11:19 am

Status Ain’t Hood: Will Rich Homie Quan Ever Stop Going In?

Rich Homie Quan could've easily been a one-and-done, a craggy-voiced fake Future who scored one transcendent hit out of nowhere and then disappeared right back…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2015 - 1:19 pm

Shy Glizzy – “Funeral (Remix)” (Feat. Jeezy)

"Funeral" was already the best song on adenoidal D.C. rapper Shy Glizzy's late-2014 mixtape Law 3: Now Or Never. It's a swollen, churchy knocker on…
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2015 - 12:17 pm
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