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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The music internet has been one vast dead zone this week. When a holiday like the 4th of July falls in the middle of the…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2018 - 11:32 am

The Week In Pop

Ella Mai & Jorja Smith, New Queens Of UK R&B

"Boo'd Up" is blowing up. Ella Mai's sumptuous '90s R&B throwback, first released way back in February 2017 as the opening track of her Ready
Chris DeVille | June 7, 2018 - 2:05 pm

The Week In Pop

I Regret To Inform You That My Nemesis Charlie Puth Is Getting His Shit Together

Charlie Puth is ridiculous, but more importantly, he is meticulous. His music is toothless, but his commitment to that music and its spoils is ruthless.
Chris DeVille | May 10, 2018 - 2:46 pm

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Young Thug Reportedly Arrested At Dave & Buster’s During Birthday Listening Party

Young Thug released his new compilation project Slime Language last night, and to celebrate he arranged a joint listening party/birthday party at a Dave &…
James Rettig | August 17, 2018 - 11:05 am

Stream Young Thug’s New Project Slime Language

Some musicians use cryptic social media posts or pop-up shops to hype up a new project. Others favor giant gold heads. Some opt for no…
Sara Nuta | August 17, 2018 - 12:04 am

Migos – “Drip (Remix)” (Feat. Future, Young Thug, & Hoodrich Pablo Juan)

Cardi B's debut album Invasion Of Privacy is basically nothing but hits and potential hits. And one of its hits is "Drip," the hard-hitting Atlanta…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2018 - 11:20 am

The Week In Pop

Ella Mai & Jorja Smith, New Queens Of UK R&B

"Boo'd Up" is blowing up. Ella Mai's sumptuous '90s R&B throwback, first released way back in February 2017 as the opening track of her Ready
Chris DeVille | June 7, 2018 - 2:05 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Kanye West Doesn’t Care About Rap Music

Confession time: Until this past weekend, I was still excited about new Kanye West music. Still. After everything. This was -- and is -- directly…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2018 - 11:55 am

Young Thug – “Anybody” (Feat. Nicki Minaj), “Up” (Feat. Lil Uzi Vert), & “Now” (Feat. 21 Savage)

Back in February, Young Thug announced that he was going to "act deaf for a year" and not release any new music in solidarity with…
Peter Helman | April 12, 2018 - 11:39 pm

The Week In Pop

It’s The Freakin’ Weeknd Baby, I’m About To Have Me Some Crushing Nihilistic Despair

Viewed one way, it's a pretty impressive flex: You're about to headline Coachella, and this is what you drop?
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2018 - 2:53 pm

Future & Young Thug – “Group Home” Video

Late last year, Future and Young Thug ended a long-simmering online feud when the two of them got together to record the decent-enough collaborative album…
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2018 - 10:19 am

Young Thug – “Back Bone”

Back in February, Young Thug announced that he would not release any new music this year, that he wanted to "act deaf for a year"
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2018 - 10:59 am

King Truth – “Don’t Know Me” (Feat. Young Thug)

Every March you can be sure Trae The Truth, one of the veterans of the Houston hip-hop scene, will make the trip to Austin for…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2018 - 2:01 pm

Young Thug: “I Wanna Act Deaf For A Year”

Young Thug will always be good at demanding our attention. Earlier this week, for instance, he jumped on twitter late at night to announce that…
Tom Breihan | February 23, 2018 - 9:22 am

Young Thug Says That His Name Is “SEX” Now

It only rarely works out when rappers attempt to change their names mid-career. Young Thug, a truly exciting rapper saddled with a truly generic name,…
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2018 - 9:02 am

Status Ain't Hood

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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