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Hus Kingpin’s Beautiful, Evocative, Grimy New York Rap

There's a moment on "Lootpack" -- the Madlib-produced, 83-second opening track from Long Island rapper Hus Kingpin's new mixtape 16 Waves -- where Hus says,…
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2017 - 11:16 am

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Jay Z Would Like To Remind You That He Can Rap

Imagine being Jay Z right now. Imagine having an iconic 20-year musical legacy but watching celebrity-impressionist comedians reducing your entire history to a mirthless chuckle,…
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2016 - 11:31 am

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A Mannie Fresh Comeback Needs To Happen

"Hate" is a fun song: jittery bounce beat, tingly synthetic bells, humming keyboard riff, chanted hook, three rappers tripping all over each other and talking…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2016 - 11:46 am

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Nef The Pharaoh – “Put You On” (Feat. Juvenile) Video

Back before he released his impressive Neffy Got Wings and Fresh Outta Space 3 mixtapes, the inventive and energetic young Vallejo, California rapper Nef The…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2016 - 11:44 am

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A Mannie Fresh Comeback Needs To Happen

"Hate" is a fun song: jittery bounce beat, tingly synthetic bells, humming keyboard riff, chanted hook, three rappers tripping all over each other and talking…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2016 - 11:46 am

Mannie Fresh – “Hate” (Feat. Lil Wayne, Juvenile, & Birdman)

The Cash Money Millionaires are back! Until they very recently ended their beef, Birdman and Lil Wayne had been at each other's throats for more…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2016 - 11:18 am

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The 10 Best Vanity Rap Dynasties

Who knew a tweet from Weezy last December would unfold into the ugly soap opera that is Lil Wayne vs. Birdman? After nine months, three
Collin Robinson | September 9, 2015 - 11:36 am

Apple Blocks Tidal From Streaming Drake’s Lil’ Weezyana Performance

Last night, on the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Lil Wayne held his first annual Lil' Weezyana Fest in New Orleans. As MissInfo points out,…
Peter Helman | August 29, 2015 - 11:38 am

Lil Wayne Announces Lil Weezyana Fest Featuring Hot Boys Reunion

Lil Wayne just announced his Lil Weezyana Fest, which will hit New Orleans' Champions Square on 8/28. And, as the Times-Picayune reports, the first confirmed…
Peter Helman | July 7, 2015 - 9:06 pm

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Status Ain’t Hood: Classic Rap Radio Is The Best Shit Ever

When you don't have to listen to terrestrial radio, it can be hard to get excited about it, especially if you don't live in a…
Tom Breihan | June 17, 2015 - 2:02 pm

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Status Ain’t Hood: Kendrick Lamar’s Brilliant, Stupid Week

A quick housekeeping note: We're changing the name of our Week In Rap column because someone else has claimed ownership over the phrase "the week…
Tom Breihan | April 8, 2015 - 10:44 am

Low Pros – “Muscle” (Feat. Juvenile)

If A-Trak seems, at first, to be the driving force behind Low Pros, his new duo with trap-rap producer Lex Luger, he sure looked like…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2014 - 3:36 pm