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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Happy anniversary to Goo Goo Dolls' Dizzy Up The Girl! To commemorate the occasion, we interviewed the band's frontman John Rzeznik. You're welcome! Now dive…
Stereogum | September 21, 2018 - 5:21 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Noname Is Spoken Word’s Last, Best Hope

Fatimah Warner wasn't a music person as a kid. In a recent FADER profile, we learn that she grew up with her grandparents and that…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2018 - 12:09 pm

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

More Noname stories

Watch Noname Make Her Absolutely Charming Solo TV Debut On Colbert

Noname has been on late-night TV before. Two years ago, when her friend and collaborator Chance The Rapper was a musical guest on Saturday Night
Tom Breihan | October 18, 2018 - 8:45 am

Noname Plans To Change Room 25’s Album Cover After Domestic Abuse Charges Against Artist

Last month, the Chicago rapper Noname released Room 25, her full-length debut. It's a great record. But because of recent events, Noname is making a…
Tom Breihan | October 15, 2018 - 10:13 am

Status Ain't Hood

Noname Is Spoken Word’s Last, Best Hope

Fatimah Warner wasn't a music person as a kid. In a recent FADER profile, we learn that she grew up with her grandparents and that…
Tom Breihan | September 19, 2018 - 12:09 pm

Stream Noname’s Incredible Debut Album Room 25

In some genres, not releasing any new music for two years after your breakthrough release is normal behavior. For a rapper, it's highly unorthodox. Well,…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2018 - 12:10 am

Noname Announces New Album Room 25 Out This Week

More than two years have passed since the Chicago rapper Noname released Telefone, the project that graduated her from a noteworthy guest on Chance The…
Chris DeVille | September 10, 2018 - 3:25 pm

Noname Will Not Perform For A Bunch Of SXSW Zombies

Noname has no time for your half-assed applause. From the outset of her performance at the French Legation Museum in East Austin yesterday, the young…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 17, 2017 - 11:25 am

Stream Chance The Rapper & Jeremih’s Surprise Merry Christmas Lil Mama Mixtape

It's a Christmas miracle! During the darkest holiday season in recent memory, Chicago superfriends Chance The Rapper and Jeremih have teamed up to drop a…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2016 - 8:42 am

Watch SNL’s “Last Christmas With Obama” Music Video With Chance The Rapper & D.M.C.

Chance The Rapper didn't host Saturday Night Live last night, but he certainly took it over. Chancellor Bennett's third appearance on the show (second as…
Chris DeVille | December 18, 2016 - 9:58 am

2016 In Review

The 25 Best Rap Verses Of 2016

Nas proclaimed Hip Hop Is Dead 10 years ago. He had to raise the stakes on the album with a grandiose title and statement to…
Collin Robinson | December 8, 2016 - 12:07 pm

2016 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2016

The larger societal events of the past year had an interesting effect on rap music. Even more than usual, black Americans had to insist, as…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 10:25 am

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

List

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2016

We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum -- it's sort of our job! -- and every year, we attempt to codify all…
Stereogum | November 1, 2016 - 12:00 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Let us remember 10/21/2016 as the day Lady Gaga released Joanne, or rather, The Day Lady Gaga Stans Clogged Our Mentions Once We Shared Our…
Stereogum | October 21, 2016 - 5:52 pm
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