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The Alchemist – “A Thousand Birds” (Feat. Conway & Westside Gunn)

The Alchemist and Budgie are releasing a second volume of their religious-themed 2014 album The Good Book next week, and we've already posted its lead…
Chris DeVille | July 13, 2017 - 2:23 pm

Westside Gunn & Conway – “Machine Gun Black” Video

Earlier this year, the enormously promising Buffalo rap hardheads Westside Gunn and Conway inked a deal with Eminem's Shady Records, and they celebrated by sharing…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2017 - 10:31 am

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Metro Boomin Is The Best Rap Producer To Come Along In Years

Gucci Mane isn't a consistently great rapper anymore. It's OK. It happens. It happens to a lot of once-dominant rappers once their unreal creative peaks…
Tom Breihan | May 31, 2017 - 11:00 am

Download Conway Reject On Steroids Mixtape

Earlier this year, I devoted a Status Ain't Hood column to Conway, the ridiculously hard, boisterously funny Buffalo rapper who'd been building an underground reputation…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2017 - 5:16 pm

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Buddy & Kaytranada Make Effortless, Breezy Summertime Rap Music

There are so many kinds of good rapping. There are the obvious forms, of course. There's the breathless technical rapping. There's the idiosyncratic, inventive, stylistically…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2017 - 12:56 pm

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What Happened To Ludacris?

In 2004, Spike Jonze had already made Being John Malkovich and Adaptation, and he'd mostly retired from making music videos. There were, however, exceptions. Jonze,…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2017 - 12:51 pm

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Listening To Kodak Black Is A Complicated Thing

Last year, I wrote a column about how Kodak Black was everything great about rap music. Kodak was 18, his star was rising, and he'd…
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2017 - 11:03 am

Smoke DZA – “The Club” (Feat. Westside Gunn & Conway)

AJ Styles, probably the best pro wrestler in the world today, had a big night last night. First, he defeated Smackdown Live commissioner Shane McMahon…
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2017 - 11:37 am

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Don Q Is The New York Rap Hardass We Need

Corner Stories, the new mixtape from the Bronx rapper Don Q, has a sort of Greek chorus running all through it: an unnamed interviewer who…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2017 - 10:51 am

Westside Gunn & Conway – “MachineGun Black”

Westside Gunn and Conway, two brothers from Buffalo who make hard-as-fuck '90s-style New York rap with just the right dose of weirdness, have been two…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2017 - 1:32 pm

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Prepare Yourself For Conway’s Bleak, Dusty, Evocative Street-Rap

The city of Buffalo is way out in the hinterlands, a whole lot closer to Toronto than it is to New York City. But if…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2017 - 10:12 am

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Aesop Rock & Homeboy Sandman’s Rap For Rap’s Sake

Once upon a time, I couldn't stand Aesop Rock. This wasn't something I was eager to say out loud in public. I still bought his…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2016 - 12:34 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was a ridiculously stacked week, and there were plenty of truly badass videos that I just couldn't find room for here. So: Apologies to…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2014 - 2:29 pm
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