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21 Savage Is Rap’s New Bad Guy

Midway through Savage Mode, the fearsome young Atlanta rapper 21 Savage's new mixtape with producer Metro Boomin, there's a song called "Bad Guy." Really, every…
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2016 - 10:59 am
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The Week In Pop

Taylor Swift, Song Doctor?

Of all the headlines to emerge from Taylor Swift's much-publicized split from Calvin Harris -- and the headlines, like demons possessing pigs, have been legion…
Chris DeVille | July 14, 2016 - 2:26 pm
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Status Ain't Hood

Skepta Makes Grime Sound New

Funny thing about grime: It's a throwback genre that still sounds like the future. When grime first emerged in the early '00s, it sounded completely…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2016 - 11:55 am
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More Young Thug stories

Stream Zaytoven Where Would The Game Be Without Me Mixtape

OK, so that title is pretty damn arrogant, but Zaytoven has a point. In a recent Red Bull Music Academy roundtable I attended featuring arguably…
Collin Robinson | July 20, 2016 - 3:19 pm

Young Thug – “Memo” Video

Atlanta rap bugout king Young Thug, whose momentum continues to show no signs of slowing down, has just made a beautifully strange video for "Memo,"
Tom Breihan | July 14, 2016 - 10:25 am

Gucci Mane – “Guwop Home” (Feat. Young Thug) Video & “Multi-Millionaire Laflare”

Atlanta rap god Gucci Mane has been home from prison for about a month and a half, and he's been busy. Next week, he'll release…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2016 - 9:26 am
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Frank Ocean, Young Thug, & Henry Rollins Star In Calvin Klein Commercials

Frank Ocean, Young Thug, and Henry Rollins are among the stars who will be featured in Calvin Klein's fall 2016 campaign. The company unveiled the…
Peter Helman | July 5, 2016 - 7:40 pm
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Watch A$AP Ferg Bring Out A$AP Rocky, Young Thug, Tyler, The Creator, & Schoolboy Q At WOO HAH! Fest

A$AP Ferg had quite a show at last night's WOO HAH! hip-hop festival in Tilburg, Netherlands. He was joined onstage by an all-star cast of…
Peter Helman | July 3, 2016 - 10:49 am
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Young Thug – “Turn Up” Video

Young Thug has just shared the music video for a new song called "Turn Up," which features Thug yawping "turn up for the club" over…
Peter Helman | June 28, 2016 - 7:23 pm
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Young Thug & Twice – “No Wendy’s”

One of Young Thug's all-time great tracks is "The Blanguage," Thug and Metro Boomin's take on Drake's "The Language." And now Thug is once again…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2016 - 11:46 am
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Usher – “No Limit” (Feat. Young Thug)

Usher is putting out two new singles this week, "No Limit" and "Crash," his first new songs since last year's "Chains." The latter will released…
James Rettig | June 9, 2016 - 11:19 am
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Young Thug – “Friend Of Scotty” (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign)

OK, now this is more like it. A month without hearing something from Young Thug and you might want to start plastering his face on…
Collin Robinson | June 1, 2016 - 6:14 pm
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Young Thug – “Gangster Shit”

Young Thug hasn't released any new music in over a month, which is practically a million years in Young Thug time. That all changes today,…
Peter Helman | May 31, 2016 - 8:52 pm

Chance The Rapper – “No Problem” (Feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz) Video

After a couple weeks of Apple Music exclusivity, Chance The Rapper's fantastic new mixtape Coloring Book will finally be available to stream on all platforms…
Peter Helman | May 26, 2016 - 9:32 pm
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Download Chance The Rapper Coloring Book

We back, and we back, and we back, and we back. Chance The Rapper didn't end up releasing the long-awaited Acid Rap follow-up during his…
Peter Helman | May 12, 2016 - 11:10 pm
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Young Thug – “Texas Love” Video

Young Thug released his Slime Season 3 mixtape last month, and he and T.I. released Mafia History, their debut album under the name Bankroll Mafia,…
Peter Helman | April 29, 2016 - 8:22 pm
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Bankroll Mafia (T.I. & Young Thug) – “Out My Face” (Feat. Shad Da God & London Jae) Video

T.I. and Young Thug have always had a great on-record chemistry, so it's great that they've grouped together as Bankroll Mafia and that they apparently…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2016 - 11:23 am
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Young Thug’s Label Head Does Not Understand Young Thug

Lyor Cohen is one of the all-time great rap music executives. He started out as a live-show promoter, booking bands like Fear and the Circle…
Tom Breihan | April 14, 2016 - 11:42 am
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The Week In Pop

Fifth Harmony Are Through With Child’s Play

In the early weeks of 2015, the five-woman pop group Fifth Harmony released Reflection, their extremely promising debut LP. I was smitten, calling it the
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2016 - 11:39 am
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Lil Durk – “Trap House” (Feat. Young Thug & Young Dolph)

The hard-as-fuck Chicago sing-rapper Lil Durk showed up a few times on I'm Up, the recent Young Thug mixtape, and Durk's queasy sense of melody…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2016 - 8:57 am
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