The Coup

Thom Yorke, Sampha, The Coup, & More Make Oscars’ Best Original Song Shortlist

The Oscars’ Best Original Song shortlist has just been revealed. According to Deadline, the list includes "Shallow" from A Star Is Born, Thom Yorke's "Suspirium"
Julia Gray | December 17, 2018 - 8:21 pm

Stream The Coup Sorry To Bother You: The Soundtrack

Boots Riley has just gone through one of the most fascinating, heartening reinventions that we've seen in American public life in recent years. For decades,…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2018 - 11:07 am

The Coup – “OYAHYTT” (Feat. Lakeith Stanfield)

For decades, Boots Riley has split his time between local Oakland activism and leading the politically charged, party-starting funk-rap group the Coup. But these days,…
Peter Helman | July 13, 2018 - 1:18 pm

The Coup – “Your Parents’ Cocaine” Video

The melodically generous Oakland agit-rap institution the Coup released their latest album Sorry To Bother You this week, and we've already posted the Das Racist/Killer…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2012 - 2:28 pm

The Coup – “WAVIP” (Feat. Das Racist & Killer Mike)

Boots Riley is a national treasure, someone who's spend the past couple of decades splitting his time between local Oakland activism and leading the great…
Tom Breihan | October 16, 2012 - 1:48 pm