Noname

Noisey News

Noname's First Video Ever Is Right Out of the 1970s

The Chicago rapper is no longer hiding. "Blaxploitation" is a history lesson in black film for one of 'Room 25's' most daring cuts.
Kristin Corry
12.4.18
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
10.18.18
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Noname's Poetic Breakthrough

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Noname's 'Room 25,' The Internet's 'Hive Mind,' Blood Orange's 'Negro Swan,' and Medhane's 'Ba Suba, Ak Jamm.'
Robert Christgau
9.28.18
Essays

Put Some Respect on Noname

The Chicago rapper has always been an exhaustive storyteller—brimming with narrative-driven stanzas that life in Chicago has written for her—but now the story feels like it’s completely hers.
Kristin Corry
9.14.18
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New albums from Noname, Dilly Dally, and The Goon Sax top this week's list.
Kristin Corry
Colin Joyce
Dan Ozzi
Shaad D’Souza
9.14.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Noname's Soothing Tiny Desk Concert

The Chicago rapper performed a selection of songs from her 'Telefone' album.
Noisey Staff
4.3.17
Jansport Bonfire Sessions

Check Out the Photos from Noisey and JanSport's Extremely Lit SXSW Showcase

Featuring Lil Yachty, Tei Shi, and Noname.
Noisey Staff
3.16.17
Jansport Bonfire Sessions

See Lil Yachty, Noname, Tei Shi, and More at SXSW 2017 with Noisey and JanSport

We'll also have IAN SWEET and No Win performing at Cheer Up Charlies.
Noisey Staff
3.3.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau: Up, Down, and All Over the Place

The dean tackles 'The Hamilton Mixtape,' some Injury Reserve, and Quasi's 'Battle Hymns' compilation
Robert Christgau
2.3.17
Holy Shit

Chance the Rapper Was Perfect on SNL Last Night

He played “Same Drugs” with Francis and the Lights and “Finish Line/Drown” with Noname.
Alex Robert Ross
12.18.16
Holy Shit

Listen to Saba's New Song "Church / Liquor Store" Featuring Noname

With his upcoming album 'Bucket List Project,' the Chicago rapper hopes to "inspire a fearlessness in all the dreamers."
Kyle Kramer
10.19.16
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 9 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

New projects from Wild Beasts, Noname, and Jesse Boykins III top our list this week.
Noisey Staff
8.6.16
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