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Status Ain't Hood

Fredo Santana’s Story Was Darker Than We Knew

There's a small, select group of rappers who first got famous for being namechecked on other rappers' songs; think 50 Cent saying that he's going…
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2018 - 12:18 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Status Ain’t Hood: Meek Mill Is Extremely Good At Rapping

Rap music is too vast and overwhelming a thing for any one song to encapsulate all the multitudes it contains. But if I had to…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2015 - 10:01 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

When sifting through this week's qualified nominees for 5 Best Songs, four different tracks from Sky Ferreira's long-awaited debut Night Time, My Time made the…
Stereogum | November 1, 2013 - 2:59 pm

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Rapper Fredo Santana Dead At 27

Fredo Santana, rapper and one of the pioneers of Chicago’s drill movement, has reportedly died at the age of 27. TMZ reports that Santana died…
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | January 20, 2018 - 11:34 am

This Topical Ballad Suggests Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq Will Be Very, Very Bad

We've been hearing rumblings for a while about Spike Lee's upcoming movie Chi-Raq -- mainly that Lee wanted to cast Kanye West, that Kanye wasn't
Chris DeVille | November 11, 2015 - 11:59 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

When sifting through this week's qualified nominees for 5 Best Songs, four different tracks from Sky Ferreira's long-awaited debut Night Time, My Time made the…
Stereogum | November 1, 2013 - 2:59 pm

Fredo Santana – “Jealous” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Fredo Santana is the Chief Keef consigliere best-known as the guy with the cross tattooed on his forehead standing in the back of all those…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2013 - 2:05 pm

Drake – “Hold On, We’re Going Home” Video

"Hold On, We're Going Home," the big hit from Drake's new album Nothing Was The Same, is a soft, sensitive new-wave love-ballad. So naturally, the…
Tom Breihan | September 24, 2013 - 1:59 pm