Boots Riley

Stream The Coup Sorry To Bother You: The Soundtrack

Boots Riley has just gone through one of the most fascinating, heartening reinventions that we've seen in American public life in recent years. For decades,…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2018 - 11:07 am

The Coup – “OYAHYTT” (Feat. Lakeith Stanfield)

For decades, Boots Riley has split his time between local Oakland activism and leading the politically charged, party-starting funk-rap group the Coup. But these days,…
Peter Helman | July 13, 2018 - 1:18 pm

Killer Mike, Big Boi, & T.I. Brief Supreme Court On Rap Lyrics

Today, the Supreme Court will decide whether to hear an appeal from Taylor Bell, a Mississippi high school student who was disciplined in 2011 for…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2015 - 11:23 am

Stream Kool A.D. Word O.K.

The former Das Racist member Kool A.D. has released a shit-ton of solo material since his crew broke up a couple of years ago, but…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 8:58 am