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Is Danny Brown’s Twitch Stream The Future Of Mixtapes?

YBN Nahmir is an 18-year-old rapper who comes from Alabama, lives in Los Angeles, and sounds like he's from the Bay Area. He's good, and…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2018 - 11:29 am

Status Ain't Hood

Nicki Minaj Is Feeling The Pressure

It should not be this way. There should be more than one woman within rap's A-list at a time, and the women within rap's A-list…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2018 - 12:17 pm

2017 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2017

Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America's youth. Like the moment when…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2017 - 2:20 pm

More G Perico stories

Stream G Perico’s Guess What? EP

Over the past two years, the South Central Los Angeles G Perico has emerged as a paragon of '90s-style West Coast G-funk. With his luxuriant…
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2018 - 3:18 pm

E-40 – “Ain’t Talking Bout Nothin” (Feat. G Perico & Vince Staples) Video

The Bay Area rap giant E-40 has been ahead of the curve for something like 25 years, which is simply staggering. He's been a regional…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2018 - 10:24 am

Freddie Gibbs, G Perico, & Mozzy – “Colors”

They still make them like they used to -- or, anyway, sometimes they do. Freddie Gibbs, G Perico, and Mozzy all come from different places…
Tom Breihan | April 13, 2018 - 10:42 am

Stream G Perico 2 Tha Left

Earlier this year, the diamond-hard South Central Los Angeles rapper G Perico released All Blue, his official debut and one of the best rap albums…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2017 - 11:46 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

A lot of crazy shit is happening in the world right now, but one of the craziest is definitely the revelation that Adam Driver doesn't
Stereogum | December 1, 2017 - 5:14 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Lil Peep Was A Star

On the day he died, Lil Peep posted an image of himself shirtless onstage, his head out of the frame, on Instagram. Its caption: "When…
Tom Breihan | November 22, 2017 - 10:35 am

G Perico – “Affiliated” Video

In the past year and a half, the chirpy-voiced, jheri-curled hardass G Perico has emerged as one of our greatest practitioners of old-school head-slap West…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2017 - 12:15 pm

Status Ain't Hood

A Viral Grime Parody Is About To Become The Biggest Grime Song Ever

Guns don't go "skkkkkkrah." They don't go "pap pap kah kah kah." They definitely don't go "skidee-kee pap pap." Michael Dapaah knows this. The first…
Tom Breihan | November 15, 2017 - 10:33 am

G Perico – “Late Night”

The old-school West Coat street-rapper G Perico released his great All Blue album earlier this year, and last week, he came out with a politically…
Tom Breihan | November 14, 2017 - 1:37 pm

G Perico – “Amerikkka”

LA rap upstart G Perico cracked our recent 40 Best New Bands list, and he's back today with a new single called "Amerikkka." As you've…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2017 - 2:18 pm


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2017

For a music fan, few experiences rival listening to a new artist and recognizing their potential for greatness -- or, in some special cases, witnessing…
Stereogum | October 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm

G-Worthy – “Ain’t Trippin” Video

G-Worthy is the new underground West Coast rap supergroup that features the great new LA rap hope G Perico, the slick-as-hell producer Cardo, and Jay…
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2017 - 11:14 am