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The Week In Pop

Bazzi, Tinashe, & Kali Uchis: Three Distinct Visions Of R&B As Pop

This is a big week for R&B. That's true first of all in a statistical sense: The Weeknd's new EP, My Dear Melancholy, just put…
Chris DeVille | April 12, 2018 - 4:28 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Payroll Giovanni & Cardo’s Masterfully Controlled Throwback Rap

An interesting new wrinkle in rap history: Rappers don't sound like they're in control anymore. That sense of cool, of composure, has been a crucial…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2018 - 12:18 pm

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

In this space in past years, I've usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It's a variation of the auteur theory, as…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 11:23 am

More Rich The Kid stories

DJ Snake, Future, & Rae Sremmurd To Headline Billboard Hot 100 Fest

It’s here: The lineup for the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival was announced Tuesday (4/10). For the festival’s fourth year, DJ Snake, Future, and Rae…
Shante Honeycutt / Billboard | April 10, 2018 - 8:00 am

2017 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

In this space in past years, I've usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It's a variation of the auteur theory, as…
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 11:23 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

We got a good Halloween album this year, but we didn't get enough good Halloween video. There were plenty of good music videos this past…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2017 - 3:51 pm

Rich The Kid – “New Freezer” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar) Video

Kendrick Lamar has gone guest-verse-crazy in recent months, and the best song with a Kendrick feature might well be "New Freezer," the track that Atlanta…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2017 - 12:41 pm

Status Ain't Hood

We’re In Another Three 6 Mafia Moment, And That Is A Beautiful Thing

The first wave of UK punk was a big, loud, obnoxious negation of almost everything that had come before, of all the tasteful '70s stuff…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2017 - 1:20 pm

Rich The Kid – “New Freezer” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Everytime Kendrick Lamar shows up with a new verse, it's an event. And a few days after he rapped alongside North Carolina's Rapsody on the…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2017 - 12:15 pm

The Week In Pop

Watching Katy Perry Struggle For Relevance This Year Has Been Painful

Katy Perry opens her new album by singing, "Can I get a witness?" Her promotional tactics for Witness have communicated a similar sentiment, albeit more…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2017 - 3:42 pm

Young Thug – “WTF U Doin” (Feat. Quavo, Duke, & Rich The Kid)

Young Thug has teamed up with Quavo, Duke, and Rich The Kid for "WTF U Doin," a new track from Digital Trapstars' upcoming Screens On
Peter Helman | June 5, 2017 - 6:40 pm

Diplo – “Bank Roll” (Feat. Justin Bieber, Rich The Kid, & Young Thug)

Diplo has released a new single called "Bank Roll" that features an all-star lineup that includes Justin Bieber, Young Thug, and Rich The Kid. Hear…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 4:45 pm

Hit-Boy – “TD Celebration” (Feat. Rich Tha Kid & Donnie Trumpet)

Hit-Boy came up off of some hard-hitting, negative-space beats that landed on some high-profile projects like Watch The Throne, but dude is hungry and has…
Collin Robinson | February 4, 2016 - 5:56 pm

Download Migos & Rich The Kid Streets On Lock 4 Mixtape

Migos released their major label debut Yung Rich Nation at the end of July, and a month ago, they put out the Back To The
Peter Helman | October 22, 2015 - 8:29 pm

iLoveMakonnen – “No Ma’am” (Feat. Rome Fortune & Rich The Kid) Video

Last month, Atlanta's iLoveMakonnen dropped his "Super Chef" video and one-off track "Where Your Girl At?" Now he shares his trap house party video for…
Lisa Brown | July 6, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Carnage – “WDYW” (Feat. A$AP Ferg, Lil Uzi Vert, & Rich The Kid)

Carnage has taken issue before with the blanket term "trap" to describe his sound, but it's hard not to have that phrase in mind when…
Caitlin White | January 26, 2015 - 5:52 pm