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Lil Wayne’s Triumphant Return

Here's how I think about it: A new Tha Carter album is like a new Die Hard movie. We can't expect it to be like…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2018 - 11:06 am

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Nicki Minaj, A Titan Stuck On Autopilot

Back in 2007, around the time she joined Lil Wayne on Young Money Records, Nicki Minaj released the mixtape track "Dreams (2007)." The concept was…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2018 - 12:32 pm

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Netflix’s Roxanne Roxanne Opens Up New Possibilities For The Rap Biopic

A funny thing about Roxanne Roxanne, the new Roxanne Shanté biopic that went up on Netflix last week: The movie goes through the entire career…
Tom Breihan | March 28, 2018 - 2:55 pm

More Young M.A. stories

Status Ain't Hood

Nicki Minaj, A Titan Stuck On Autopilot

Back in 2007, around the time she joined Lil Wayne on Young Money Records, Nicki Minaj released the mixtape track "Dreams (2007)." The concept was…
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2018 - 12:32 pm

Young M.A – “Praktice”

None of the music that Young M.A has put out recently has hit quite as hard as her 2016 breakout "OOOUUU," but she's still out…
Peter Helman | March 22, 2018 - 7:39 pm

2017 In Review

25 Great EPs From 2017

Over the last couple years, we've seen the rise of the "mini-album," an inexplicable term that is, I guess, supposed to signify some kind of…
James Rettig | December 6, 2017 - 12:31 pm

Young M.A – “Walk” Video

The buzz around Young M.A's 2016 breakout hit "OOOUUU" has officially died down, but she's still consistently churning out gloomy, diamond-hard New York street rap.
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2017 - 10:44 am

Young M.A – “Same Set” Video

Brooklyn rapper Young M.A has already given us videos for "Hot Sauce" and "Self M.Ade" off of her recent Herstory EP, and now she's back…
Peter Helman | August 2, 2017 - 9:12 pm

T-Pain – “F.B.G.M.” (Feat. Young M.A.) Video

Last month, the once-dominant Auto-Tune hook goblin T-Pain finally unearthed T-Wayne, the long-promised collaborative mixtape that he and Lil Wayne recorded in 2009. And now…
Tom Breihan | June 8, 2017 - 12:16 pm

Young M.A – “Self M.Ade” Video

Hard-nosed Brooklyn rap star Young M.A still hasn't signed with a label or put out an album since blowing up with her inescapable viral hit
Peter Helman | May 20, 2017 - 2:50 pm

Stream Young M.A Herstory EP

The Brooklyn rap hardass Young M.A broke the fuck out last year with her anthemic hit "OOOUUU," and she still hasn't signed with a label…
Tom Breihan | April 27, 2017 - 11:21 am

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Nicki Minaj Will Not Be Defeated, But That Doesn’t Mean She’s Winning

Watch Nicki Minaj right now. She's doing something special. Right now, before the world, Nicki is putting on a master class in Superstar Beef Management.
Tom Breihan | March 15, 2017 - 11:04 am

Young M.A – “Hot Sauce” Video

Young M.A absolutely dominated last summer with her single "Ooouuu," and she's following it up soon with a new EP called Herstory. We've already heard…
Peter Helman | March 14, 2017 - 9:40 pm

Young M.A – “Hot Sauce”

Last year, the Brooklyn rapper Young M.A made one hell of an impression -- absolutely dominating the summer with her single "Ooouuu" and becoming maybe…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2017 - 12:33 pm

Young M.A – “Get This Money” Video

The transformative Brooklyn rap star Young M.A might've unexpectedly broken into the Billboard top 10 with her song "OOOUUU" last year, but that doesn't mean…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2017 - 11:45 am

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J. Cole Is Making Comfort-Food Rap, And That’s OK

I'm writing this a few hours after Kanye West visited Trump Tower for a 15-minute meeting and quick photo-op with President-Elect Donald Trump. West says
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2016 - 12:04 pm
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