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Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I haven't had a chance to watch it yet, but Netflix's Roxanne Shanté biopic Roxanne Roxanne is streaming today. And you know what that means:…
Tom Breihan | March 23, 2018 - 12:53 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Craig Mack & The Golden Age Of The Posse-Cut Remix

It would be a terrible shame if the entire legacy of Craig Mack, who passed away last week at a way-too-young age, boiled down to…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2018 - 12:17 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There's a long history of great music-video directors -- David Fincher, Spike Jonze, one-movie wonder Hype Williams -- becoming great film auteurs. Hiro Murai hasn't…
Tom Breihan | March 2, 2018 - 2:08 pm

More Quelle Chris stories

Stream Jean Grae & Quelle Chris Everything’s Fine

What better way to announce an engagement than with a badass collaborative album? That's what underground rap veterans Jean Grae and Quelle Chris did with…
James Rettig | March 22, 2018 - 3:38 pm

Jean Grae & Quelle Chris – “Zero” Video

Underground rap heroes Jean Grae and Quelle Chris are engaged -- as in, to be married, but also, like, with the culture. They're releasing an…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2018 - 12:36 pm

Status Ain't Hood

SOB x RBE’s Chaotic Energy Is A Beautiful Thing

The Black Panther soundtrack is an album that bursts with voices and ideas, and it doesn't really have a dead or boring moment. But for…
Tom Breihan | February 28, 2018 - 12:28 pm

Jean Grae & Quelle Chris – “Gold Purple Orange” Video (Feat. Hannibal Buress & Eric Andre)

The longtime Brooklyn underground rapper Jean Grae and the underrated, idiosyncratic Detroit rapper/producer Quelle Chris are engaged to each other, and they're also getting ready…
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2018 - 1:38 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Migos And The Overwhelming Content-Flood

A week before the Migos released their new album Culture II, group member Offset was caught saying some fucked-up homophobic shit -- "I do not…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2018 - 10:45 am

Jean Grae & Quelle Chris – “OhSh” (Feat. Hannibal Buress)

Jean Grae is an underground rap veteran and consistently one of the greatest, most underrated rap voices of her generation. Quelle Chris is a Detroit…
Tom Breihan | January 23, 2018 - 10:21 am

2017 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2017

Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America's youth. Like the moment when…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2017 - 2:20 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Big K.R.I.T., Rapsody, Yelawolf, And The Changing Nature Of Southern Rap

Big K.R.I.T. has always sounded like a throwback, but when we first met him, you could sound like a throwback and also sound like the…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2017 - 11:45 am

Dabrye – “The Appetite” (Feat. Roc Marciano, Quelle Chris, & Danny Brown)

Early next year, the Ann Arbor producer Dabrye will release his new album Three/Three, and it'll feature guest appearances from an impressive array of rappers,…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2017 - 12:39 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Six Albums That Prove Underground Rap Is In A Great Place Right Now

This is a complete bullshit occurs-to-you-in-the-shower thought, but bear with me here: Trap music is our disco. It's our late-'10s equivalent of what was happening…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2017 - 2:50 pm

Mixtape Of The Week

Mixtape Of The Week: Quelle Chris 2Dirt4TV Vol. 1

In this little corner of the internet, things were slow this week. The week's big mixtape is French Montana's Coke Boys 3, the Bronx MC's…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 1:55 pm

Quelle Chris – “Shotguns” (Feat. Danny Brown & Roc Marciano)

On the heels of one Detroit rapper/Detroit producer collaboration comes another, this time featuring rapper/producer Quelle Chris alongside fellow Detroit rapper Danny Brown. This isn't…
Corban Goble | October 19, 2011 - 2:15 pm