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Rap Needs Q Da Fool's Relentless Storytelling

The Largo, Maryland rapper is the hottest artist in The DMV, and now with some help from Roc Nation he's set to amplify his voice across regional lines.
Lawrence Burney
7.11.18
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Tierra Whack Is the Philly Surrealist Taking Rap into Another Dimension

A day in Philadelphia with the 22-year-old creator of a strange and wonderful universe she calls 'Whack World.'
Kristin Corry
6.21.18
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Eartheater Is the Future of Everything Weird

The Queens-based composer and performer's new record 'IRISIRI' is a step into the unknown, and a reminder that our physical vessels are always in flux.
Colin Joyce
6.16.18
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Lil Baby Is Destined For Rap Greatness

The prolific Atlanta star has only been rapping a year and has already made his name as one of the city's best storytellers. Drake's a fan—it's only a matter of time before everyone else is too.
Kyle Kramer
5.16.18
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Lil West Is the Delaware Loner Forging Rap’s Strange Future

Holed up in a small town, the 19-year-old rapper and a crew of producers he only knows online are creating a genreless utopia from leftover scraps of trap, emo, EDM, and a whole lot more.
Colin Joyce
5.2.18
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Forth Wanderers Are Indie Rock's Next Great Nostalgists

Now signed to Sub Pop, five college-aged childhood friends from New Jersey keep growing up together on their blissful self-titled album.
Leah Mandel
4.26.18
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Kali Uchis Is Ready for Her Global Domination

In this Noisey Next video, the Colombian singer explains her rise from photo-obsessed college kid to global star.
Noisey Staff
11.20.17
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Princess Nokia and the Art of Doing What You Want

The New York rapper is a mainstay of the New York underground. Now she looks to what's next.
Noisey Staff
9.7.17
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The Lemon Twigs Are Rock’s New Old Young Dreamboats

We meet the precocious teen brothers whose debut LP, 'Do Hollywood,' is beloved by Elton John and Alice Cooper alike.
Kim Taylor Bennett
10.26.16
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Josef Salvat Is Talking Sex, and It’s Time to Listen

This London-based singer holds a magnifying glass to his proclivities and yours, too.
Kim Taylor Bennett
8.17.16
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The Instantly Timeless Pop of Empty Houses

Two pop punk kids and an aspiring actress joined forces to make an instantly infectious Motown-inspired sound.
Dan Ozzi
7.13.16
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Ladies and Gentlemen, theMIND: A New Voice of Enlightenment

On his debut project 'Summer Camp,' the Chicago-based rapper delivers a crisply rendered exploration of the human condition.
Kyle Kramer
6.29.16