Hip-Hop

Noisey News

Here's Tyler, the Creator's Incredibly Sick Theme for the New Grinch Movie

Pharrell Williams is also set to the narrator for the new film. Why isn't it Christmas yet?
Kristin Corry
a day ago
New music

Lil Uzi Vert Is Back and Less Bleak on "New Patek"

It's probably the first single from his long-hyped second LP, 'Eternal Atake.'
Alex Robert Ross
2 days ago
we saw this

The Final Sermon of Childish Gambino

Donald Glover brought his Childish Gambino act to Madison Square Garden for what he claimed was the last time. It was a weirdly religious experience.
Kristin Corry
2 days ago
Paranormal Activity

Man, Post Malone Is Definitely Cursed

A run-in with the "dybbuk box" is so far the only sensible explanation for his bizarre run of near-death experiences.
Alex Robert Ross
3 days ago
In Memoriam

Mac Miller Wasn't Done

The rapper, who died on Friday, was constantly reinventing himself, searching for an identity. He had much more to give.
Alex Robert Ross
9.9.18
Essays

Eminem’s 'Kamikaze' Is a Stale Misfire

The rapper's ninth studio album reveals an Eminem who's frustrated with the narrative, but seems to misunderstand the beast he’s up against if he wants to confront his detractors
Paul Thompson
9.4.18
Interviews

HoodCelebrityy Is Working Her Ass Off to Add to Dancehall's Rich Legacy

The Jamaica-born, New York-based artist is breaking all the rules on her latest EP, ‘Inna Real Life.’
Kristin Corry
9.4.18
Interviews

Zaytoven on 'Beast Mode 2' and the Future of the Atlanta Sound

We talked to the one and only Zaytoven about his tireless work ethic and what's next.
Will Schube
9.4.18
Essays

Lauryn Hill Shouldn't Still Have To Correct You

Twenty years ago, Lauryn Hill outlined a solo album that dismantled the restrictions society projected on her and two decades later, she’s still fighting to define herself.
Kristin Corry
8.30.18
Noisey News

Kanye West Finally Answers That Trump Question

In a new interview, the Chicago rapper responds to Jimmy Kimmel's question about whether he thinks Donald Trump cares about black people.
Kristin Corry
8.29.18
Noisey News

T.I.'s Tiny Desk Concert Gave 'Trap Muzik' a Mini Orchestra

The Atlanta rapper celebrated 'Trap Muzik's' anniversary with some pretty talented teens.
Kristin Corry
8.27.18
roundtables

What Is Nicki Minaj Doing?

Five women critics discuss Nicki Minaj's recent press run, which only raises more questions.
Kristin Corry
8.27.18