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Nicki Minaj's 'Queen' Caps a Mediocre Summer By Rap's Titans

The rap superstar's fourth studio album shows flashes of her greatness, but follows a trend of poorly edited projects by the genre's top tier artists this year.
Lawrence Burney
5 hours ago
Noisey News
Noisey News

Nicki Minaj's New Video Is a Fiery Resurrection

The New York rapper returns with a visual for "Ganja Burn," from her latest album, 'Queen.'
Kristin Corry
5 hours ago
Welcome To The Club (For Lonely Hearts)
Welcome To The Club (For Lonely Hearts)

Trust Fund's Final Album is the Best Thing You'll Ever Hear About Hating Music

If you’re prone to feeling confused and have an aversion to being earnest then 'Bringing The Backline' is for you.
Emma Garland
5 hours ago
Interviews
Interviews

Wayne Kramer Is Still Kicking Out the Jams

The MC5 frontman talks about 'The Hard Stuff,' his new memoir chronicling the turbulent, debaucherous rise of his pioneering Detroit band.
Corbin Reiff
5 hours ago
Op-Eds
Op-Eds

Tracking Music’s Embrace of Living Clean Over Living Fast

Musicians no longer seem to be ashamed of appearing to take care of their own health, and that's a good thing.
Jeremy Allen
5 hours ago
kanye
kanye

Kanye West Brings His Galaxy Brain to 'Kimmel' for a Troubling Interview

Kimmel briefly challenged West on his pro-Trump comments, but the rapper mostly hit all of his old marks.
Alex Robert Ross
a day ago
Op-Eds
Op-Eds

Turn The Volume to Zero: Why Silence is Important

Feeling stressed out? It might be the effect of prolonged, passive exposure to sound.
Kelley Swain
a day ago
Noisey News
Noisey News

Breaking Down Nicki Minaj’s Absurdly Outrageous Beats 1 Takeover

In typical fashion, the rapper provided blunt, often times ridiculous takes on her new album 'Queen.'
Jabbari Weekes
Kristin Corry
Lawrence Burney
a day ago
Objectively Correct Lists
Objectively Correct Lists

An Entirely Serious Investigation: Which Group of Non-Rappers Rap the Best?

Love Island contestants? Actors? Basketball players? We put them to the test.
Alex Ekong
a day ago
To Hell And Back
To Hell And Back

Death Metal Is Getting Old

Iconic Suffocation vocalist Frank "The Chop" Mullen is retiring after 30 years of gore, and our favorite bands are facing the brutality of aging.
Kim Kelly
4 days ago
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Big Sean, PUSHA-T, Trippie Redd, and More Get Roasted on Mean Tweets

Jimmy Kimmel rounded up a "Hip-Hop Edition" of Mean Tweets and the owns were legendary.
Kristin Corry
a day ago
Noisey Mix
Noisey Mix

Iglooghost's Noisey Mix Is... Whew

The English maximalist celebrates his new EPs with a mix of Italian ambient music, jittery rap remixes, and unreleased fire from fellow futurists.
Colin Joyce
a day ago
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