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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 still no word on a release date for the…   Read Story »
Last month, Atlanta weirdo buddies Rich Homie Quan and Young Thug teamed up for Rich Gang: Tha Tour Part 1, the best mixtape anyone has made in 2014. Their collaboration has not ended with that. DJ…   Read Story »
"Freestyle," which is not a freestyle, is one of the best songs on Young Thug, Rich Homie Quan, and Birdman's wonderful new collaborative mixtape Rich Gang: Tha Tour Part 1. Thug and Rich Homie both…   Read Story »
Young Thug has built a pretty great rap career by taking the drugged-out excesses of mixtape-era Lil Wayne and pushing them out into the ether. Given Thug's recent Cash Money affiliation, it was…   Read Story »
Last night, BET held its annual Hip-Hop Awards show, broadcasting from Atlanta with Snoop Dogg hosting. As usual, the big news items weren't the actual awards -- nobody really cares who won what --…   Read Story »
Birdman isn't the center of attention on the Rich Gang mixtape, but let's take a moment for Birdman anyway. For someone who, at least according to conventional wisdom, cannot rap, Brian "Baby"…   Read Story »
Rich Gang is weird sort of amorphous rap crew that Cash Money magnate Birdman has been running lately; it's basically Birdman and whoever happens to be in the room with him at any given moment.…   Read Story »
Early in the year, Atlanta cult-rap weirdo Young Thug solidified his unlikely street-rap stardom with two absolute bangers, "Stoner" and "Danny Glover." Both of those tracks got videos months late,…   Read Story »
If you've noticed a higher-than-average number of weird EDM videos in this space lately, it's not because I'm suddenly trawling Electric Daisy Carnival messageboards. It's because someone clued me…   Read Story »
We are not exactly hurting for new Young Thug music. Tomorrow, in fact, 1017 Brick Squad will release 1017 Thug 3, a new collection of music that Thug recorded before he was estranged from Gucci…   Read Story »