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Kendrick Lamar’s Black Panther And The Art Of The Corporate Crossover

There's a moment on "Opps," a track from the Kendrick Lamar-curated compilation Black Panther: The Album, where the South African rapper Yugen Blakrok says, "Stand…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2018 - 11:59 am

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Cardi B Is A Great Rapper, And You Need To Start Taking Her Seriously

Cardi B had a whole life before rap. The Bronx native is just 24, but she's already been a stripper, an Instagram celebrity, and a…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2017 - 11:29 am

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The Week Remy Ma Went At Nicki Minaj’s Neck

Jay Z won. I believed this in 2001, and I believe it now. In 2008, I wrote a whole chapter in the anthology Rock And
Tom Breihan | March 1, 2017 - 1:02 pm

More Young Scooter stories

Young Scooter – “Trippple Cross” (Feat. Future & Young Thug)

Once upon a time we at Stereogum were excited enough about Young Scooter to put him on our annual Best New Bands list. Nearly half…
Chris DeVille | February 8, 2018 - 1:37 pm

Status Ain't Hood

The Week Remy Ma Went At Nicki Minaj’s Neck

Jay Z won. I believed this in 2001, and I believe it now. In 2008, I wrote a whole chapter in the anthology Rock And
Tom Breihan | March 1, 2017 - 1:02 pm

Brodinski – “François-Xavier” (Feat. Young Scooter)

We already know from his contributions to Yeezus that Brodinski's menacing beats translate perfectly to hip-hop. Now the French producer has teamed up with Atlanta…
Aaron Lindenberg | February 9, 2015 - 5:29 pm

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The Week In Rap: Farewell To The Jacka

After three and a half years, Mixtape Of The Week is dead. In its place, we've got a new feature on Stereogum, one loosely based…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Young Scooter – “Disfunction” (Feat. Future, Juicy J & Young Thug)

The Atlanta rapper Young Scooter, who released his Street Lottery 2 mixtape earlier this year, specializes in a moody, foggy, melodic take on street-rap. And…
Tom Breihan | March 19, 2014 - 4:40 pm

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Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2013

It's that time of year again: Time to take stock of the vast armies of new musicians making music in the past year, and to…
Stereogum | September 19, 2013 - 10:07 am

Mixtape Of The Week

Mixtape Of The Week: Gucci Mane & Young Scooter Free Bricks 2

Earlier this week, for about half an hour, Gucci Mane officially changed his name to Guwop, announcing the change on his Twitter: "Thanks Fans, for…
Tom Breihan | March 6, 2013 - 2:14 pm

Download Gucci Mane & Young Scooter Free Bricks 2 Mixtape

A couple of months into the year, it's becoming increasingly apparent that Atlanta's 1017 Bricksquad crew are pretty much determined to dominate the street-rap landscape.
Tom Breihan | March 1, 2013 - 10:42 am