rap

Scene Reports

The New Generation of LA Rap Is Changing Everything

A group of rappers and producers are reimagining not just the sound of Los Angeles, but its slang, its fashion sense, and the cultural divide between blacks and latinos.
Torii MacAdams
2.4.19
Noisey News

Report: 6ix9ine Has Pleaded Guilty to Nine Criminal Counts

The rapper faces 32 years in jail if convicted.
Alex Robert Ross
2.1.19
New music

Gunna's Still Dripping On His New Song "One Call"

"One Call" is the first single from Gunna's forthcoming 'Drip or Drown 2.'
Kristin Corry
2.1.19
New music

Ariana Grande's 2 Chainz-Featuring "7 Rings" Remix Squashes Some Pre-Beef

There's even a pink trap house on the cover art, just so everyone knows they're cool.
Alex Robert Ross
2.1.19
Noisey News

Lil Peep, ILoveMakonnen, and Fall Out Boy Made a Beautiful Pop Song

ILoveMakonnen and Pete Wentz joined Zane Lowe on Beats 1 to premiere "I've Been Waiting."
Kristin Corry
1.31.19
Noisey News

McNo, McDrake McDidn’t McTip McDonald’s McEmployees Mc$20,000

He did hand out two $100 bills to the cashiers, however.
Josh Terry
1.31.19
Premieres

DonMonique's Getting Everything Off Her Chest on "Black Kate Moss"

The Brooklyn rapper opens up about the traumatic experiences during her three-year hiatus that changed the way she approaches music. Now, DonMonique is ready to make up for lost time.
Kristin Corry
1.28.19
Interviews

Loco City Makes Sense Out Of Chaos

The Bleecker St. rapper talks being a part of the forgotten part of Toronto and laying down a foundation for success and survival.
Sharine Taylor
1.28.19
Noisey News

Watch Nardwuar Freak Sheck Wes Out

The master interviewer popped in on the 'Mudboy' rapper during the ASTROWORLD tour.
Kristin Corry
1.28.19
Op-Ed

Chris Brown Doesn’t Know When to Shut Up

Maintaining your innocence and being an asshole aren't the same thing.
Kristin Corry
1.25.19
Interviews

G Milla Keeps Us on Our Toes with ‘On the Edge’

The Toronto rapper and Hard to Kill member delivers a mind-bending new project that recalls the formative days of the city’s rap scene.
Phil Witmer
1.25.19
Internet Exploring

Ja Rule and Metallica’s Lost Rap-Metal Atrocity Is Worse than Fyre Festival

Watch this hilarious 2002 video of Swizz Beatz convincing these rap and metal titans that “We Did It Again” is actually a good song.
Jabbari Weekes
Phil Witmer
1.24.19
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