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Hip-Hop

8 Projects to Stream to Feel Nostalgic for the Mixtape Era

Now that Chance the Rapper's first two mixtapes have finally hit Apple Music and Spotify, here are a few others to stream.
DeAsia Paige
6.28.19
Noisey News

You Can Find Joey Bada$$'s '1999' on Streaming Platforms for the First Time

The Brooklyn rapper's debut mixtape can be added to your favorite Apple Music and Spotify playlists now.
Lawrence Burney
6.13.18
Festivals

Sugar Mountain Is Why You Don't Hate Festivals

The Melbourne favourite has become the festival for a political generation.
Shaad D’Souza
1.22.18
Essays

With ‘All-AmeriKKKan Bada$$,’ Joey Bada$$’s Message Is Obvious, and Right

The Brooklyn rapper’s sophomore album gives an entry level critique of America’s fuckery.
Lawrence Burney
4.10.17
New music

Z-Ro, Mistah F.A.B., and More Have Released Songs Addressing Police Violence in the Wake of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile Shootings

Artists continue to speak out and release music about Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, Black Lives Matter, and a problem that is already far too familiar.
Noisey Staff
7.8.16
Music

M1 and Joey Bada$$ Draw 'The Message' Out of Today’s Hip-Hop [Premiere]

Joey Bada$$ links up with M1, of Dead Prez fame, to meditate and paint a wall piece in the pilot episode of new series called 'M1's The Message.'
Mike Steyels
6.23.16
Internet Exploring

Joey Bada$$ Has Stopped Trying to Revive Boom Bap on "Devastated," and Damn It's Smooth

His latest track "Devastated" has a hook that's anchored somewhere in the upper regions of the pop charts, yet it's also one of the smoothest tracks he's released in years.
Noisey Staff
5.27.16
Premieres

Pro Era's Kirk Knight and Joey Bada$$ Mob Through New York City in Their "5 Minutes" Video

It's possible to restore the feeling of New York hip-hop eras past without falling down a well of hero worship.
Craig Jenkins
3.3.16
Interviews

The New Cupid: BJ The Chicago Kid Finds the Right Feeling

The Chicago singer's Motown debut 'In My Mind' has been over a decade in the making, but it was worth the wait.
Dan Hyman
2.25.16
Interviews

DJ Premier Discusses the Seven Jazz Albums Every Hip-Hop Head Needs to Know

Plus, listen to a new song from his PRhyme project, "Golden Era" featuring Joey Bada$$.
Natalie Weiner
12.9.15
Holy Shit

Hear Devontee and Joey Badass Rap Over a Pretty Ricky Sample for "Godspeed"

Check out the Joey Bada$$-featured standout from 'District Vibe.'
Jabbari Weekes
10.21.15
Interviews

Kirk Knight Is Ready to Captain This Starship

The Pro Era rapper has grown up and found a sound to call his own with his debut project 'Late Knight Special.'
Brian Josephs
10.7.15
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