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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2016

The music-video event of 2016 was easily the HBO premiere of Beyoncé's Lemonade -- inarguably one of the best albums of the year, and maybe…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2016 - 10:16 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This past weekend was the Eurovision Song Contest, a long-running continental tradition that uses lights and fog and goofy-ass elaborate productions in a quest to…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2016 - 2:05 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

We're apparently on a collision course with a pretty serious snowstorm here on the East Coast. It's gonna be the #BlizzardOfTheCentury, according to Slate's hysteria-farming…
Stereogum | January 22, 2016 - 4:39 pm

More Mykki Blanco stories

Mykki Blanco – “Hideaway” Video

Mykki Blanco has been living with HIV for five years and her new video for "Hideaway" discusses the stigmatization HIV+ people continue to face, particularly…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 10, 2017 - 11:10 am

Mykki Blanco – “Loner” (Feat. Jean Deaux) Video

The confrontational, experimental rapper Mykki Blanco already has one of the year's best videos in his Shakespearean-tragedy video for "High School Never Ends." Today, he…
Tom Breihan | November 22, 2016 - 9:48 am

Mykki Blanco – “My Nene”

Mykki Blanco is set to drop his proper self-titled debut at the end of the week. We've already heard bangers "High School Never Ends" and…
Collin Robinson | September 13, 2016 - 5:53 pm

Mykki Blanco – “Loner” (Feat. Jean Deaux)

Queer rapper Mykki Blanco is set to drop his self-titled full-length in a little less than two weeks. It's a good thing he decided to…
Collin Robinson | September 6, 2016 - 12:56 pm

Mykki Blanco – “The Plug Won’t”

Life has been tumultuous for queer rapper and performance artist Mykki Blanco since 2014's excellent Gay Dog Food. In 2015 he announced he wasn’t going…
Collin Robinson | July 20, 2016 - 10:18 am

Mykki Blanco – “High School Never Ends” (Feat. Woodkid) Video

The confrontational New York rapper Mykki Blanco is working on an as-yet-untitled new album, and the first single "High School Never Ends," is a grand,…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2016 - 12:10 pm

Mykki Blanco – “Scales”

Understatement alert: Queer spitter Mykki Blanco had a crazy 2015. He announced he wasn't going to make music anymore, revealed that he was HIV positive,…
Collin Robinson | January 21, 2016 - 11:03 am

Mykki Blanco – “Coke White, Starlight” Video

The confrontational New York rapper Mykki Blanco has a history of making intense, iconic music videos, and the new clip for "Coke White, Starlight," a…
Tom Breihan | November 17, 2015 - 10:00 am

Mykki Blanco – “Coke White, Starlight”

Just about six months ago, Mykki Blanco announced that he was done with making music forever. That obviously didn't happen, and the project's ambitions have…
James Rettig | September 1, 2015 - 12:33 pm

Mykki Blanco Reveals That He’s HIV Positive

Last night, queer rapper and performance artist Mykki Blanco publicly came out as HIV positive via a post to his official Facebook page:…
Peter Helman | June 13, 2015 - 6:01 pm

Mixtape Of The Week

Mixtape Of The Week: Mykki Blanco Gay Dog Food

Mykki Blanco can rap. Last year, I walked into a Swedish hotel ballroom during the Way Out West festival and saw him, shirtless and sweaty,…
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2014 - 2:31 pm

Download Mykki Blanco Gay Dog Food Mixtape

The New York punk-rap hyena Mykki Blanco only ever makes intense music, but he's never made anything quite as intense as his new Gay Dog
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2014 - 11:26 am
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