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2017 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2017

Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America's youth. Like the moment when…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2017 - 2:20 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Future And Young Thug Joined Forces, And The World Didn’t Change

For me, the weirdest thing about Young Thug doing a full album with Future is that Young Thug has already done a whole album with…
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2017 - 2:49 pm

The Week In Pop

Kesha Shows Her True Colors On Rainbow, And It’s Beautiful To Behold

"I could fight forever, but life's too short." Every lyric on Rainbow -- Kesha's first album in five years and the first since initiating a…
Chris DeVille | August 10, 2017 - 4:05 pm

More 2 Chainz stories

Dreezy – “2nd To None” (Feat. 2 Chainz)

Chicago sing-rapper Dreezy is an underrated figure, a low-profile major-label back-burner type even though she's made great singles with people like Jeremih ("Body") and Gucci…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2018 - 10:49 am

Eminem Attacks Revival Critics On New Remix: “Bitch, Suck My Dick!”

Eminem's new album Revival is very bad, and many critics -- including our own Tom Breihan -- have warned the public about its sonic hazards.
Chris DeVille | January 8, 2018 - 1:33 pm

2 Chainz Is Mad About His Spot On The Governors Ball Poster

The music-festival font-size wars are a real thing. Yesterday, the New York festival Governors Ball announced its lineup for this summer's edition, and it features…
Tom Breihan | January 4, 2018 - 9:24 am

2 Chainz Calls Out Walmart For Stealing Dabbing Santa Christmas Sweater

Two years ago, back when people still occasionally hit the dab in non-ironic ways, 2 Chainz started selling Christmas sweaters with images of a dabbing
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2017 - 8:56 am

2 Chainz – “4 AM” (Feat. Travis Scott) Video

2 Chainz released a new album, Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, earlier this year, and today he's shared a video for the Travis Scott-featuring single…
James Rettig | November 17, 2017 - 11:58 am

Watch 2 Chainz Bring Drake Out In Toronto

Drake is continuing his streak of causing pandemonium by showing up on other people's stages. Last night, 2 Chainz, performing in a wheelchair after breaking…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2017 - 12:44 pm

Frank Ocean – “Provider”

Frank Ocean doesn't air a new episode of his Beats 1 show blonded RADIO often, but pretty much every time he does, he takes the…
Peter Helman | August 27, 2017 - 9:58 pm

Watch Kendrick Lamar Bring Out 2 Chainz & Travis Scott In Brooklyn

One of my favorite things about living in New York is that almost every big rap show featured some kind of unannounced special guest. Case…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2017 - 9:03 am

Kanye West Played Basketball With 2 Chainz & The UCLA Men’s Team Today

You might think that Kanye West had a turbulent weekend. After all, his old mentor JAY-Z surprised everyone by going after Kanye on the new…
Tom Breihan | July 3, 2017 - 3:33 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Welcome To Rap’s Well-Connected Old-Man Era

It used to be a truism: Rap fans are fickle. Rap fans don't take care of their elder statesmen. Rap fans are only after what's…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2017 - 11:55 am

2 Chainz – “Trap Check” Video

Atlanta rap goon 2 Chainz just released his new album Pretty Girls Like Trap Music last week, and he's already come through with visuals for…
Peter Helman | June 22, 2017 - 10:06 pm

2 Chainz – “Blue Cheese” (Feat. Migos) & “Sleep When U Die” Videos

On Friday, the great Atlanta rap goofball 2 Chainz released his Pretty Girls Like Trap Music album, and now he's got videos for two of…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2017 - 11:02 am
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