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Essays

Is PUSHA-T Rap's Greatest Villain?

The rapper's ongoing beef with Drake makes one thing for certain: Push lives for this shit.
Jabbari Weekes
14 hours ago
Noisey News

Noname's TV Debut on 'Colbert' Was a Glorious Statement of Intent

She played a three-song medley of 'Room 25' songs with a live band, and she crushed it.
Alex Robert Ross
19 hours ago
Noisey News

Lil Peep's First Posthumous Album Is Out Soon, And Its Single Is Really Heavy

"Cry Alone" is the first single from the rapper's first posthumous album 'Come Over When You're Sober Pt. 2,' which will be released on November 9.
Kristin Corry
19 hours ago
New music

Pilla B Threatens A Good Time And Fun Vibes on “Be About It”

The artist utilizes producer Harley Arsenault's colourful melodies with some 'Paid In Full' references for good measure.
Devin Pacholik
20 hours ago
Cultura

Menor Menor Has Secretly Had the Latin Trap's Best Summer

With a boost from Carbon Fiber labelhead Farruko, the Afro-Honduran rapper stands poised to smash the genre's color barrier.
Gary Suarez
2 days ago
Cursed Music

Whatever You Do, Don't Listen to This Kendrick Lamar/"Take On Me" Mashup

"Backseat Freestyle" aligns perfectly with a-ha's 80s earworm, but that doesn't mean that you should play it on repeat or even—God forbid—enjoy it. No, you should avoid it for fear of being cursed.
Alex Robert Ross
2 days ago
Noisey News

PUSHA-T Talks Drake in New Interview: "That Information Came from 40"

"I just don’t know how you could chime in so much and not mention ‘two birds one stone’, Cudi’s mental health issue, mentioning my wife," the 'DAYTONA' rapper said on The Joe Budden Podcast.
Kristin Corry
2 days ago
we saw this

Chance the Rapper Was Never Going to Run for Mayor of Chicago

Inside the press conference during which the Chicago rapper endorsed progressive activist Amara Enyia for mayor.
Josh Terry
2 days ago
Noisey News

A$AP Rocky Needs a $100,000 Bed Because He "Has a Lot of Orgies"

In an interview with Esquire, the Harlem rapper reveals some pretty wild stories about his sexual history.
Kristin Corry
2 days ago
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Post Malone Trying—and Failing—to Prank People in a Record Store

The 'Beerbongs & Bentleys' singer thought going "deep undercover" meant wearing a hat and glasses.
Kristin Corry
3 days ago
New music

Oh Boy, Future and Juice WRLD Team for the Extremely Smooth "Fine China"

Hopefully, this means a proper Future album is on the way.
Jabbari Weekes
4 days ago
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Ed Hamell's Brutal, Bastard-Bashing Fantasies

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Hamell on Trial's 'The Night Guy at the Apocalypse: Profiles of a Rushing Midnight,' Lyrics Born's 'Quite a Life,' Mudhoney's 'Digital Garbage,' and Will Hoge's 'My American Dream.'
Robert Christgau
10.12.18