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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 »

Last week, Young Thug released a new song called “Power.” The Atlanta rapper is ascendent — as Tom Breihan noted in his Album Of The Week review, Young Thug’s new Barter 6 makes a “full-on rap-star leap” — but he’s just one of many in the game to employ and embrace the word “thug.” Some… More »

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 into the Atlanta underground. And if he’d gone away after “Type Of Way,” that still would’ve been a good run. That’s an incredible song, a confident melodic slink that float… More »

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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'…
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
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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
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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

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 o…
Tom Breihan | May 5, 2015 - 12:17 pm

O.T. Genasis – “CoCo (Remix)” (Feat. Meek Mill & Jeezy)

The Long Beach, California rapper O.T. Genasis' churning, brash-as-fuck drug-rap anthem "CoCo" is one of the defining rap bangers of the last few months, despite…
Tom Breihan | February 11, 2015 - 9:26 am

Dej Loaf – “Try Me (Remix)” (Feat. Jeezy & T.I.)

The Detroit rapper Dej Loaf is currently getting famous on the strength of her twinkling head-buster hit "Try Me," though her great Sell Sole mixtape…
Tom Breihan | December 30, 2014 - 1:19 pm

Jeezy’s Weapons Charges Dismissed

Back when Jeezy's Seen It All hit the internet, we noted that the Atlanta rap fixture had been arrested on charges of possessing illegal assault…
Chris DeVille | December 11, 2014 - 4:13 pm

DJ Drama – “Right Back” Video (Feat. Jeezy, Young Thug & Rich Homie Quan)

A couple of months ago, DJ Drama shared "Right Back," the star-studded, propulsive lead single off of his upcoming Quality Street Music 2. Although there'…
Peter Helman | November 10, 2014 - 11:45 am
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Jeezy – “Link Up” (Feat. Beenie Man & Ty Dolla $ign) (Prod. DJ Mustard)

Jeezy is the guy who signed YG, so it would've made sense if he'd gone in on the glittering, minimal DJ Mustard tracks on hi…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2014 - 10:48 am

Watch Jeezy & Future Dedicate “No Tears” To Joan Rivers On The Tonight Show

Joan Rivers was a frequent guest on The Tonight Show, going all the way back to the mid-'60s Jack Paar era, and so the show…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2014 - 2:03 pm

Jeezy – “Holy Ghost (Remix)” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

The not-so-young-anymore Jeezy's Seen It All dropped yesterday, and today he followed that with a remix of single "Holy Ghost." When posting the original, Tom…
Chris DeVille | September 3, 2014 - 3:48 pm

Stream Jeezy Seen It All

Atlanta drug-rap motivational speaker Jeezy has now made five proper studio albums, as well as a neverending string of mixtapes. As far as the album-album…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2014 - 11:06 am

Jeezy – “No Tears” (Feat. Future) Video

Atlanta rap fixture Jeezy releases his new album "Seen It All" in a couple of days, and he's already shared a bunch of its songs:…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Jeezy – “Holy Ghost”

Atlanta stomp-rap champion Jeezy rarely goes into thoughtful, introspective mode, but that's sort of what happens on "Holy Ghost," his new song about recognizing the…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2014 - 10:09 am

Jeezy – “Beautiful” (Feat. The Game & Rick Ross)

Atlanta's formerly-young Jeezy has built up a durable 10-year catalog mostly by rapping about the triumphs and stresses of the drug trade over tense, gothic,…
Tom Breihan | August 13, 2014 - 10:37 am
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Jeezy – “Me OK” Video

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…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2014 - 2:25 pm
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