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2010s In Review

The Wild Ride Of Rap Music In The ’10s

"From doing records from sampling, I started learning the science about what happened to soul music," the Alchemist told me 13 years ago. One evening,…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2019 - 12:41 pm

2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This column didn't run last week, since it was the 4th Of July weekend and everyone was off. As a result, this week's edition is…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2019 - 1:12 pm

More Lil Uzi Vert stories

2010s In Review

The 200 Best Songs Of The 2010s

When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file -- it's ephemera,…
Stereogum | November 5, 2019 - 8:37 am

Stream Young Thug’s New Album So Much Fun

It's unclear whether Young Thug ever released an official debut album. Way back in 2013 he was teasing HY!£UN35, a project that has yet to…
Chris DeVille | August 16, 2019 - 12:03 am

The Week In Pop

Rosalía Is Becoming Earth’s Most Exciting Pop Star

At this late date it's rare to encounter music that truly sounds like nothing else, but El Mal Querer pulled it off last year. The…
Chris DeVille | July 11, 2019 - 2:27 pm

Watch Lil Uzi Vert Run Away From Nardwuar Again

Last December, video interviewer and beloved weirdo Nardwuar talked to Lil Uzi Vert, and it did not go well. Uzi wasn't merely unamused by Nardwuar's…
Julia Gray | May 13, 2019 - 8:02 pm

Stream Young Nudy & Pi’erre Bourne’s New Album Sli’merre

Young Nudy is a rapper who also happens to be cousins with 21 Savage. (He was the target of the investigation that would end up…
James Rettig | May 8, 2019 - 1:36 pm

Lil Uzi Vert – “That’s A Rack” & “Sanguine Paradise”

Lil Uzi Vert has been maintaining the hype surrounding his long-awaited sophomore album, Eternal Atake. Two weeks ago, he released a loose single called "Free
Julia Gray | April 9, 2019 - 8:00 pm

Lil Uzi Vert – “Free Uzi”

Back in January, Lil Uzi Vert said that he was quitting music. Well, he didn't! The Philly rapper recently joined JAY-Z’s Roc Nation following a…
Julia Gray | March 28, 2019 - 5:33 pm

Lil Uzi Vert Says He’s Quitting Music

Lil Uzi Vert says that he's quitting music. Variety reports that the rapper made the announcement in a post on his Instagram Story last night.
Peter Helman | January 12, 2019 - 11:08 am

Status Ain't Hood

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie’s Starmaking Mediocrity

We are deep into the identity-crisis era of New York rap, and something interesting has started to happen. For many years, after New York found…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2019 - 10:44 am

Lil Uzi Vert’s Nardwuar Interview Did Not Go Well

Most musicians seem to be extremely psyched when Nardwuar, the veteran Vancouver video interviewer, wants to speak to them. This makes sense. He researches his…
Tom Breihan | December 17, 2018 - 11:18 am

Lil Pump – “Multi Millionaire” (Feat. Lil Uzi Vert)

In the 1984 movie Children Of The Corn, a group of freaky, cultish children band together to murder any adult unlucky enough to pass through…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2018 - 9:29 am

Status Ain't Hood

Brockhampton Make The Leap

Brockhampton have been calling themselves a boy band for years; that term is central to their self-presentation. It's an inside joke. It's a way to…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2018 - 3:18 pm

Desto Dubb, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Pump, Smokepurpp, & 03 Greedo – “Bankteller”

Think of it as "The Symphony" for the face-tattoo set. The LA rapper Desto Dubb has rounded up quite a lineup of guests on the…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2018 - 10:06 am
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