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Essay

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
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Status Ain't Hood

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
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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

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's…
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 his…
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-albums…
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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Jeezy – “Seen It All” (Feat. Jay Z)

Young Jeezy got one of his first big career looks when Jay-Z rapped his ass off on a remix of Jeezy's street hit "Go Crazy"
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2014 - 9:42 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Is Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse As Ridiculous As Expected?

I was prepared to ridicule Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse mercilessly. The title is preposterous, obviously; nobody says "chanteuse" except music critics too…
Chris DeVille | May 29, 2014 - 4:31 pm
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Jeezy – “Me OK”

It's been nearly a decade since Young Jeezy gave us his game-changing Trap Or Die mixtape, so it makes sense that he's recently dropped the…
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2014 - 11:26 am
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Watch YG Play Kimmel With Jeezy & DJ Mustard

YG just released My Krazy Life, easily the best rap album of 2014 thus far, and he exists at the forefront of the West Coast's…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 1:01 pm

Rick Ross – “War Ready” (Feat. Jeezy) Video

Rick Ross's new album Mastermind tends to sag under the weight of its own opulence, but it finds one of its few moments of true…
Tom Breihan | March 10, 2014 - 9:14 am