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Bfb Da Packman Proves Stars Are All Around Us

When a rapper so outlandish and energetic makes Sada Baby look calm on a track, it's clear the artist has star potential....
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FNF Chop on “Walk Down” Success and the Injustice of Parole

How many times have you read this story? Up-and-coming rapper with some momentum in his career violates...
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How Tylerissoepic’s Cover Art Shapes SoundCloud Rap’s Colorful Chaos

Like its sound, SoundCloud rap's brand of visuals is largely designed by daring teenagers. The future of music belongs to kids who...
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Hyun Jin-young and Black America’s Stake in K-pop

Once upon a time (the 1980s), A man from a faraway place came to America—no, not Prince Akeem, goofy—to study engineering....
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Mario Judah Making His Own “Whole Lotta Red” Challenges Fans and Artists

If I had one of music's most unique sounds and spent 2+ years building up to my biggest album yet just to...

“A Way Of Life” Shows Hip-Hop’s Global Garden in Full Bloom

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Understanding Kanye West Rants, Pt. 5: Vivendi, Swifties, and More

Starting this series back up is only ever a matter of time. The last "Understanding Kanye West Rants"...
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A Brief History of Drill Music, Globally

The eruption of Chief Keef and Chicago’s drill movement in 2012 was instant rap lore. However, no one could imagine this hyper-real,...
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Since99 Won’t End Racism, But He’s Hard

There's something special about a White boy who looks like this and can rap...
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“Toosie Slide” and Drake’s Push For Millennial Michael Jackson Status

Black leather gloves no sequins I wrote this nearly 4 years ago about what Drake and Kendrick Lamar...