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Status Ain't Hood

Pop Smoke Could Be New York Rap’s Next Great Demon

Pop Smoke is 20 years old. He sounds like he's 60. He sounds like his vocal chords are made of scorched asphalt and ground-up glass.
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2020 - 12:10 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Eminem Is Still Angry, Weirdly Compelling On Music To Be Murdered By

What did we expect? What did anyone expect? Eminem's new album Music To Be Murdered By dropped as a clear-blue-sky surprise on Friday, and yet…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2020 - 12:14 pm

The Week In Pop

Lil Tecca Is The Latest Teen To Crash The Top 10

Let's talk about Lil Tecca, and about Billie Eilish, and about Lil Nas X, and about Khalid, and about the youth movement on the Billboard
Chris DeVille | August 22, 2019 - 4:03 pm

More Pop Smoke stories

Pusha T Stops Streaming “Hunting Season” Out Of Respect For Pop Smoke

Pusha T has pulled "Hunting Season," his new collaborative track with Jadakiss, from streaming services. In a statement on social media, he explains that it…
Peter Helman | February 22, 2020 - 10:50 am

Lil Tjay Pays Tribute To Pop Smoke On New Song “Forever Pop”

Two days ago, the ascendant New York rap star Pop Smoke was murdered in Los Angeles. He was only 20. Pop Smoke has been making…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2020 - 9:13 am

Pop Smoke Dead At 20

The ascendant Brooklyn rap star Pop Smoke has been murdered. According to TMZ, Pop Smoke was shot and killed early this morning in what appears…
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2020 - 9:55 am

Stream Pop Smoke’s New Mixtape Meet The Woo 2

Last year, the Brooklyn rapper Pop Smoke released "Welcome To The Party," the single that might go down in history as the big breakout moment…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2020 - 11:04 am

Don Q, Sheff G, More Removed From Rolling Loud New York At Police Request

Organizers of a hip-hop festival taking place in New York this weekend said Saturday they have dropped five rappers from the lineup at the request…
Associated Press | October 12, 2019 - 6:16 pm