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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

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Status Ain’t Hood: Da$h, RetcH, & The Return Of Dirty Jersey

New Jersey is not a rap backwater, though it likes to think of itself as one sometimes. The state's history in rap goes back a…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2015 - 12:10 pm

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Status Ain’t Hood: The Developing Drake/Meek Mill Soap Opera

Drake is rap's biggest star and probably its most compelling figure, too. He's effectively remade the whole idea of the rap star, turning the center…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2015 - 8:54 am

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Ab-Soul – “Huey Knew” (Feat. Dash)

Ab-Soul hit Top Dawg with the final mixes for his next album a couple months ago according to the TDE CEO's Twitter account. So a…
Collin Robinson | September 30, 2016 - 12:39 pm

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Status Ain’t Hood: The Developing Drake/Meek Mill Soap Opera

Drake is rap's biggest star and probably its most compelling figure, too. He's effectively remade the whole idea of the rap star, turning the center…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2015 - 8:54 am

Da$h, Domo Genesis, & Remy Banks – “4:50AM”

Imagine clicking on SoundCloud eager to hear a one-off song from three incredible under-the-radar rappers and finding this as the description of the song: "Influential…
Caitlin White | July 24, 2015 - 1:46 pm

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Status Ain’t Hood: The Fun-As-Hell Stress-Rap Of DVS

"Death by electrocution's like life in New York, innit?" That was my favorite line from the last Run The Jewels album. When he spluttered that…
Tom Breihan | April 29, 2015 - 11:34 am

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Status Ain’t Hood: The Diverging Paths Of Chance The Rapper & Vic Mensa

For a while there, I was worried about Chance The Rapper. He'd come to national prominence in 2013 with Acid Rap, a mixtape that showed…
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2015 - 4:03 pm