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Mixtape Of The Week: Pearls Negras Biggie Apple

When was the last time you thought about baile funk? The genre had its cultural moment about a decade ago when a young Diplo, on…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2014 - 2:09 pm

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Pearls Negras – “Meu Bem” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Pearls Negras are a trio of Brazilian teenage girls who can rap their asses off. The girls rap in Portugese, fusing baile-funk with Brazilian bass…
Caitlin White | July 16, 2015 - 9:58 am

tUnE-yArDs – “Water Fountain (DJ Marfox Remix Feat. Pearls Negras)”

As tUnE-yArDs, Merrill Garbus pulls musical inspiration from around the world, and a song like "Water Fountain" brings a tribal dance-music intensity that doesn't quite…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2014 - 10:18 am

Pearls Negras – “Make It Last” Video

The three teenage lady-rappers of Brazil's Pearls Negras are those kids you're not cool enough to hang with, but really really would like to, or…
Sadaaf Mamoon | August 26, 2014 - 2:29 pm

Pearls Negras – “Guerreira” Video

Pearls Negras are three badass teenage Brazilian rappers, and they earned a Mixtape Of The Week earlier this year for their giddy, bouncy-as-hell Biggie Apple
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2014 - 9:51 am