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Status Ain't Hood

Beast Coast, Pivot Gang, & The Legacy Of The Rap-Crew Album

Rap-name trends are funny things. Ten years ago, everyone had "Lil" in front of their names. In the past few years, we've seen newer, weirder…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2019 - 12:45 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The best experience I had this week watching music on video -- and, I suspect, the best experience anyone had watching music on video --…
Tom Breihan | April 20, 2018 - 3:15 pm

Cover Story

Flatbush Zombies Aren’t Who You Think They Are

Flatbush Zombies’ Meechy Darko contains multitudes. On April’s first Friday at their album release concert in Rough Trade’s Brooklyn shop, he’s shirtless rapping in a…
Brian Josephs | April 18, 2018 - 11:43 am

More Flatbush Zombies stories

Flatbush Zombies – “iamlegend”

Brooklyn rap trio Flatbush Zombies released the Tech N9ne collab "Monica" last year. And today they've announced a new EP called now, more than ever,…
Peter Helman | May 28, 2020 - 4:11 pm

Flatbush Zombies – “Monica” (Feat. Tech N9ne) Video

Last year, the grimy and high-energy Brooklyn rap trio Flatbush Zombies released their Vacation In Hell album. This year, they teamed up with their compadres…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2019 - 12:39 pm

Nick Cave Reveals Shelved Flatbush Zombies Collab

Just about three years ago, Nick Cave released his latest album with the Bad Seeds, the harrowing yet somehow still hopeful Skeleton Tree. When he…
Ryan Leas | August 8, 2019 - 4:38 pm

Beast Coast – “Snow In The Stadium”

For years, Beast Coast was more of a loose organizing principle than a rap group. It was a collection of three different New York groups…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2019 - 12:46 pm

Watch Beast Coast Bring Back The Rap City Basement Freestyle

Once upon a time, the Rap City booth freestyle was an institution. Rap City was in its 10th season when Big Tigger took over as…
Tom Breihan | May 10, 2019 - 10:33 am

Beast Coast – “Coast/Clear”

New York rap supergroup Beast Coast — comprising Flatbush Zombies, the Underachievers, and Joey Bada$$’s Pro Era crew — released their first official single, "Left
Julia Gray | April 12, 2019 - 12:05 am

Watch Beast Coast (Pro Era, Flatbush Zombies, & The Underachievers) Electrify The Tonight Show

For years now, Beast Coast has existed mostly as a name that people sometimes yell on record or onstage. (For the record, it's not Best…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2019 - 9:24 am

Flatbush Zombies, Pro Era, & The Underachievers Share First Song As Beast Coast, “Left Hand”

The name Beast Coast has been popping up on festival lineups for years now -- occasionally confused for the very different sounding Best Coast --…
James Rettig | March 11, 2019 - 12:21 pm

Watch Flatbush Zombies Play James Corden With The USC Marching Band

When Radiohead performed "15 Step" at the 2009 Grammys, it wasn't really Radiohead. It was Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, and the University of Southern California…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2019 - 9:57 am

Flatbush Zombies – “New World Order”

Earlier this year, Flatbush Zombies released their latest album, Vacation In Hell -- we ran a profile on the Brooklyn rap group around the time…
James Rettig | October 31, 2018 - 12:45 pm

Girl Talk & Erick The Architect – “Trouble In Paradise”

We know Girl Talk, the Pittsburgh producer known to his parents as Greg Gillis, for his frantic, dizzying mash-up records and for the live shows…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2018 - 9:51 am

Flatbush Zombies – “Vacation” (Feat. Joey Badass) Video

Although they might chafe under the reductive "drug-rap" label, it's pretty clear that Brooklyn rap trio Flatbush Zombies are into drugs. They named their debut…
Peter Helman | April 19, 2018 - 4:50 pm
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