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Status Ain't Hood

Young Thug, Transmitting Live From The Astral Plane

We never got our snake. A year ago, by way of promoting his Slime Language project, Young Thug had pet snakes sent to a bunch…
Tom Breihan | August 21, 2019 - 10:21 am

The Week In Pop

Some Thoughts On Beyoncé, Music Trendsetter, And Netflix, Music Trend

"Pulling a Beyoncé" has always been a fairly elastic concept. Even when the phrase came into vogue at the end of 2013, when she surprise-released…
Chris DeVille | July 25, 2019 - 1:18 pm

The Week In Pop

Ed Sheeran Finally Becomes One With The Algorithm

The universe has been expanding for approximately 13.8 billion years, and ever since the advent of recorded sound, popular music has followed suit. New galaxies…
Chris DeVille | July 18, 2019 - 1:22 pm

More Young Thug stories

Stream Young Thug’s New Album So Much Fun

It's unclear whether Young Thug ever released an official debut album. Way back in 2013 he was teasing HY!£UN35, a project that has yet to…
Chris DeVille | August 16, 2019 - 12:03 am

Young Thug Announces New Album So Much Fun Out Next Week

Young Thug has announced that his next album, So Much Fun, will be out 8/16, on his 28th birthday. That's next week! And he's also…
Peter Helman | August 10, 2019 - 4:51 pm

Lil Wayne’s “Old Town Road” Remix Leaks

Lil Nas X loves remixes -- and for good reason. Remixes are a big part of why "Old Town Road," his viral country-rap hit turned…
Peter Helman | July 25, 2019 - 11:55 pm

The Week In Pop

Ed Sheeran Finally Becomes One With The Algorithm

The universe has been expanding for approximately 13.8 billion years, and ever since the advent of recorded sound, popular music has followed suit. New galaxies…
Chris DeVille | July 18, 2019 - 1:22 pm

Lil Nas X Releases “Old Town Road” Area 51 Video, Says He Will Perform At The Raid

Lil Nas X's "Old Town" road is the #1 song in the country for the 15th week running. Part of its longevity has to do…
James Rettig | July 16, 2019 - 3:59 pm

Young Thug Says Lil Nas X Shouldn’t Have Come Out, And Juice WRLD Is The New Lil Wayne

Atlanta rap star Young Thug has a long history of challenging rap's gender norms; he was, after all, the guy who wore a dress on
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2019 - 9:40 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This column didn't run last week, since it was the 4th Of July weekend and everyone was off. As a result, this week's edition is…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2019 - 1:12 pm

Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus Feat. Young Thug & Mason Ramsey – “Old Town Road (Remix)”

We are watching pop-chart history unfold. Right now, Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus' singular country-rap crossover "Old Town Road" has been the #1…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2019 - 8:54 am

Post Malone – “Goodbyes” (Feat. Young Thug) Video

At this point in his career, every single Post Malone releases will become a hit, and most will threaten to reach #1 on Billboard's Hot…
Chris DeVille | July 5, 2019 - 12:03 am

Status Ain't Hood

Denzel Curry Is Already A Florida Rap Legend

"Home" is a complicated concept for just about anyone. For Denzel Curry, it has to be an absolute mental labyrinth. Curry is a native of…
Tom Breihan | June 5, 2019 - 12:35 pm

Young Thug – “The London” (Feat. Travis Scott & J. Cole)

Last year, Young Thug released his On The Rvn EP and his Slime Language compilation, plus a few collaborations and features. He performed at the…
Julia Gray | May 23, 2019 - 6:51 pm

Stream 2 Chainz’s New Album Rap Or Go To The League Featuring Kendrick Lamar, Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, & More

2 Chainz first announced his new album Rap Or Go To The League, the follow-up to 2017's Pretty Girls Like Trap Music, over a year…
Peter Helman | March 1, 2019 - 10:13 am

Status Ain't Hood

J. Cole Is Going For It

J. Cole really tried it. A week and a half ago, J. Cole was at the NBA Slam-Dunk Contest to serve as a human prop…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2019 - 1:42 pm
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