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Backxwash’s Jagged, Metallic Rap Expressionism

"Oh, no! No! Please, God, help me!" That's Ozzy Osbourne howling on Black Sabbath's "Black Sabbath," from the album Black Sabbath. "Black Sabbath" is the…
Tom Breihan | October 21, 2020 - 12:24 pm

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A Guide To Big Sean’s Massive Detroit Showcase “Friday Night Cypher”

It's not really worthwhile to talk about whether Big Sean's new album Detroit 2 is any good. Honestly, you probably don't care. It's a Big…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2020 - 12:30 pm

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Young Dolph Is Very Good At Rapping

Rap music creates cult heroes. It always has, and it always will. That's inherent in the way rap music works. The rappers who get famous…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2020 - 12:39 pm

More Sada Baby stories

Lil Yachty & Sada Baby – “Not Regular”

Detroit underground-rap firebreather Sada Baby has been on an unholy tear for years now, and it looks like it's finally starting to pay off. Sada's…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2020 - 12:56 pm

Sada Baby – “Whole Lotta Choppas (Remix)” (Feat. Nicki Minaj)

Detroit rapper Sada Baby has continued his banner year with a genuine breakout hit, "Whole Lotta Choppas," which has been big on TikTok and has…
James Rettig | October 16, 2020 - 12:12 am

Big Sean – “Friday Night Cypher” (Feat. Tee Grizzley, Kash Doll, Cash Kidd, Payroll Giovanni, 42 Dugg, Boldy James, Drego, Sada Baby, Royce Da 5’9″, & Eminem)

Today, Big Sean releases his new album Detroit 2, the sequel to his 2012 mixtape Detroit. The new album is huge -- 21 songs, 74…
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2020 - 9:51 am

Big Sean’s Detroit 2 Features Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, Eminem, & More

Big Sean is releasing a new album, Detroit 2, at the end of the week, his first full-length since his pair of 2017 releases I
James Rettig | September 2, 2020 - 3:45 pm

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Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP” Is Good Music And Better Spectacle

The professional-asshole radio host sits upright in his office chair. He tilts his head to the side, and he scrunches up his eyebrows in mock…
Tom Breihan | August 12, 2020 - 11:49 am

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Boldy James Just Came Out With His Second 2020 Masterpiece

At the beginning of "Welcome To 76," over the dark and ominous hum of thriller-score strings, a deep and sonorous voice rings out: "In the…
Tom Breihan | July 29, 2020 - 11:41 am

Stream Sada Baby’s New Mixtape Bartier Bounty 2

This year, the Detroit underground rap hellraiser Sada Baby has been on an absolutely legendary run. He's introduced us to the great rap absurdist Bfb
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2020 - 11:38 am

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Bfb Da Packman Is The Best Rapper

Bfb Da Packman has his legs planted wide and his chest all the way out, and he lifts a mop like it's a dumbbell. He's…
Tom Breihan | July 22, 2020 - 12:44 pm

The Sauce Twinz/Sada Baby/Sauce Gohan Track “Big Drip Squad” Is Incredible

Sauce Walka and Sada Baby are made for each other. Both Sauce Walka, from Houston, and Sada Baby, from Detroit, have made themselves underground-rap institutions,…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2020 - 12:10 pm

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Lil Mosey Is, Regrettably, A Thing Now

The teenager in the fur coat is transcendently, magnificently bored. He does not want to be on this stage, in front of these cameras, rapping…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2020 - 11:55 am

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The New Dawn Of The Protest Song

People never stopped making protest songs. For decades, the protest song has been woven into the culture of popular music. Some musicians build entire careers…
Tom Breihan | June 17, 2020 - 12:11 pm

Album List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2020 So Far

You've seen the memes. It's only been five months and 2020 has already been a historical shitshow of a year. Thousands and thousands died while…
Stereogum | June 10, 2020 - 9:30 am
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