lupe fiasco

Interviews

Lupe Fiasco's New Documentary Series Explores His History in Martial Arts

In the new web show 'Beat N' Path,' the rapper opens up about his lifelong fascination with the form and travels through China to learn more.
Imran Hafiz
7.3.19
Objectively Correct List

The Ten Best Songs You Didn’t Know Were Based on Samples

... unless you did, then sorry.
Ryan Bassil
7.31.17
Noisey News

Listen to Lupe Fiasco’s Tribute to Colin Kaepernick, “Kneelin’ on Needles”

His first track since 'DROGAS Light' also gives a shout out to Chance the Rapper.
Alex Robert Ross
4.2.17
Premieres

Float into a New Era with Saba: Here's His "TimeZone”/“Whip (Areyoudown?)" Video

The Chicago rapper shares his "TimeZone”/“Whip (Areyoudown?)" video from 'ComfortZone' and discusses his performance with Chance the Rapper on Colbert.
Kyle Kramer
11.12.15
Features

A Tribute to Every Kanye West G.O.O.D. Friday Track

Starting in August of 2010, Kanye West spurred on his comeback and teased his new album with a series of weekly releases, creating a unique type of mixtape for the blog era. We look back at all of it.
Noisey Staff
11.6.15
Remembering Things

How Kanye West's 'Late Registration' Turned a College Dropout into a Superstar

Ten years after it came out, it's clear 'Late Registration' is the foundation for latter day maximalist Kanye works. Might it even be his best album?
Craig Jenkins
9.2.15
Music

Has The Lyricism Been Erased from Hip Hop?

Wu-Tang's GZA seems to think so, but maybe he's trapped in the past.
Ryan Bassil
6.11.15
music videos

Rihanna, Lupe Fiasco and Pusha T's Producer iSHi Is Ready for the Spotlight

Watch the Scandinavian fairytale-inspired trailer for his 'Spring Pieces' EP.
Michelle Lhooq
4.22.15
Op-Eds

On Coming to Terms with the Fact that I Actually Like the New Lupe Fiasco Album

These days, Lupe's the dude at the barbershop with hot, hot takes on the Illuminati. And I'm fine with that.
Israel Daramola
1.29.15
staff picks and good shit

Staff Picks and Good Shit for the Week of January 23

Here's what the Noisey editors were listening to in the week of Ballghazi.
Noisey Staff
1.23.15
Objectively Correct Lists

A Brief History of Bill O’Reilly Knowing Dick About Hip-Hop

"I'm a brother, man."
Dan Ozzi
1.23.15
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue

January's Best and Worst Records

Chief Keef is the shit, Joey Bada$$ is just shit, and Panda Bear made something that sounds like the Grateful Dead got trapped in Jim Henson's Creature Shop overnight.
VICE Staff
1.8.15
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