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Let Pi’erre Bourne Produce All The Rap Music

Most big-name producers have a tag -- a quick soundburst that lets you know who you're listening to and, ideally, makes the song a tiny…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2019 - 1:13 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Sada Baby Made 2019’s First Great Rap Album

Sada Baby can sing. This was a pleasant surprise. If all you know about the Detroit rapper is "Bloxk Party," the ridiculously fun 2018 collaboration…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2019 - 1:17 pm

2018 In Review

Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am

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Stream GoldLink’s New Album Diaspora & Watch His Tonight Show Performance

Two years ago, the Washington, DC rapper GoldLink released a really great album called At What Cost. On that album, GoldLink explored the black musical…
Tom Breihan | June 12, 2019 - 10:53 am

Tyler, The Creator Announces North American Igor Tour

A couple of weeks ago, Tyler, The Creator released his much-discussed new album Igor. This past weekend, he managed to play a headlining set at…
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2019 - 2:04 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Sada Baby Made 2019’s First Great Rap Album

Sada Baby can sing. This was a pleasant surprise. If all you know about the Detroit rapper is "Bloxk Party," the ridiculously fun 2018 collaboration…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2019 - 1:17 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We are now a mere one week away from the release of A Star Is Born, the moment that scraggly festival-ready folk-rock will surely return…
Tom Breihan | September 28, 2018 - 2:29 pm

GoldLink – “Got Friends” (Feat. Miguel) Video

Last year, the Washington, DC rapper GoldLink released the introspective and deeply locally rooted At What Cost, one of the year's best rap albums. He…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2018 - 10:36 am

Silk City – “Loud” (Feat. Desiigner & GoldLink)

Mark Ronson and Diplo have released two songs as their super duo Silk City already, "Only Can Get Better," which featured Daniel Merriweather, and "Feel
James Rettig | August 2, 2018 - 12:40 pm

GoldLink – “Got Friends” (Feat. Miguel)

GoldLink is riding pretty high right now. His excellent, self-assured hit "Crew" landed him a 2018 Grammy nomination and a spot on our list of…
Gil Green | June 13, 2018 - 4:04 pm

The Week In Pop

Ella Mai & Jorja Smith, New Queens Of UK R&B

"Boo'd Up" is blowing up. Ella Mai's sumptuous '90s R&B throwback, first released way back in February 2017 as the opening track of her Ready
Chris DeVille | June 7, 2018 - 2:05 pm

Watch Diplo, MØ, & GoldLink’s Deeply Goofy Tonight Show Performance

Late last year, Diplo teamed up with MØ, the Danish pop star who'd previously sung on Diplo-affiliated tracks like Major Lazer's "Lean On," for the…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2018 - 10:08 am

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

2017 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you've been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don't agree on shit. We argue constantly,…
Stereogum | December 11, 2017 - 11:49 am

Status Ain't Hood

GoldLink’s “Crew” Is A Near-Perfect Summer Jam

For the longest time, Washington, DC didn't really have rap music. Or it had rap music, but if you weren't from there, you wouldn't know.
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2017 - 1:15 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Welcome To Rap’s Well-Connected Old-Man Era

It used to be a truism: Rap fans are fickle. Rap fans don't take care of their elder statesmen. Rap fans are only after what's…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2017 - 11:55 am
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