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Wiki’s Great Quarter-Life Crisis Rap Album

"I shit you not," Wiki admits to himself and to the world halfway through his new album Oofie. "There will be another kid to take…
Tom Breihan | November 13, 2019 - 12:15 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | November 8, 2019 - 2:53 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | October 25, 2019 - 4:41 pm

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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | November 8, 2019 - 2:53 pm

Stream Wiki’s New Album Oofie

Today, the New York rap wiseacre Wiki follows up his 2017 album No Mountains In Manhattan with a new one called Oofie. Like No Mountains,…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2019 - 11:18 am

Wiki – “Grim” (Feat. Denzel Curry & Lil Ugly Mane)

Tomorrow, Wiki, the slurry and snaggletoothed New York rap great and former Ratking member, will come out with a new album called OOFIE. You should…
Tom Breihan | November 7, 2019 - 10:33 am

Wiki – “Pesto” Video

Wiki, the New York underground-rap urchin who used to lead Ratking, has been giving us a run of strong singles this year -- "Cheat Code,"
Peter Helman | November 1, 2019 - 2:14 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Don’t Take Gucci Mane For Granted

Gucci Mane didn't name himself after a clothing designer. He named himself after his father. Ralph Dudley, a former serviceman turned drug dealer who wasn't…
Tom Breihan | October 23, 2019 - 12:11 pm

Wiki – “Fee Fi Fo Fum” & “Smarty Jones” (Feat. Cleo Reed)

NYC indie rap mainstay Wiki returned last month with the Madlib-produced "Eggs," his second song of the year following February's "Cheat Code." Today he's doubling…
Chris DeVille | October 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm

Status Ain't Hood

DaBaby Is On An Unholy Hot Streak

In the calendar year of 1998, DMX came out with two albums: It's Dark And Hell Is Hot in May, Flesh Of My Flesh, Blood
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2019 - 12:40 pm

Wiki – “Eggs” (Prod. Madlib)

The New York rapper Wiki rhymes with a grimy, streetsmart bravado that marks him as an ideal match for the legendary cratedigger Madlib's woozy boom-bap…
Chris DeVille | September 23, 2019 - 12:34 pm

Sporting Life – “Crux” (Feat. MIKE & Wiki)

The New York producer Sporting Life, who is also behind the boards for the trio Ratking, has a new EP coming out at the end…
James Rettig | September 6, 2019 - 10:48 am

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Get Kanye West Out Of Here

Everyone should've known what was happening when they saw the socks. Everyone should've taken one look at the socks, turned right around, and tromped back…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2019 - 1:16 pm

Wiki – “Cheat Code”

The scraggly and idiosyncratic Manhattan rapper Wiki is a former member of Ratking and a great avatar for the phenomenon of New York dirtbag-rap. Two…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2019 - 9:49 am

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21 Savage Somehow Made A Good Album

"I love all people." That's something that 21 Savage wrote on Twitter on Christmas Day. This was telling. 21 Savage came to fame by cannily…
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2019 - 2:22 pm

Antwon, Wiki, And Lil Ugly Mane Release Statements After Secret Circle Break Up

Secret Circle were an underground rap supergroup that featured San Jose's Antwon, New York's Wiki, and Richmond's Lil Ugly Mane. We've covered all three rappers…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2018 - 11:55 am
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