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Thom Yorke's Breathtaking Solo LP and 9 More of the Week's Best Albums
Impossibly cool house tracks and tense raps fill out the rest of this week's essential listening.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
This Video of Bad Bunny Performing 'MÍA' in a Parade is Pure Joy
The Latin trap star took to the streets of Puerto Rico with Jimmy Fallon and Questlove to perform his Drake-assisted hit.
Kevin Fret’s Death Highlights Latin Trap’s Homophobia Problem
Only after his murder is the openly gay Latin trapero getting the attention his work deserved.
All Hail Bad Bunny, Rap's Coming King
Bad Bunny’s debut solo effort ‘X 100PRE’ makes a strong case for latin trap’s longevity in the mainstream.
Bad Bunny Lays Claim to Christmas, Releases Debut Album 'X100PRE'
Drake and Diplo both feature on the Puerto Rican rapper's first LP.
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Can Latin Trap Go Mainstream Without Sacrificing Authenticity?
Even as Bad Bunny and J Balvin cozy up to English-language acts, there’s plenty of room for others to mine the darker, druggier corners of the genre.
Holy Shit, Listen to Drake and Bad Bunny's Joyous New Single "MIA"
Drizzy hops on "MIA" with Bad Bunny and the result is everything you expected.
Bad Bunny's Embrace of Femininity Comes with a Caveat
The Latin trap star is pushing against toxic masculinity while revealing the genre's limits of acceptance.
Latin Trap Has a 6ix9ine Problem
Anuel AA's new track "Bebe" features 6ix9ine, and opens up a whole can of worms.
The Return of Latin Trap's Most Notorious Star, Anuel AA
In any online discussion about Bad Bunny Aneul AA's name will pop up. Now fresh from prison and with a new project out, he's ready to claim the title of king of the genre.
Cardi B, Bad Bunny, and the Perils of Latin Novelty
"I Like It" is an inarguable hit, but its sample invokes a history of the industry exoticizing songs sung in Spanish. Burger King is involved somehow.
Listen to Cardi B's Debut Album 'Invasion of Privacy'
We can finally listen to 'Invasion of Privacy,' which features SZA, Chance The Rapper, Kehlani and more.