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News

The 'Old Town Road' Video Is Better Than 'The Godfather'

Chris Rock, Vince Staples, and Rico Nasty join Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus for an epic five-minute video for the song.
Kristin Corry
5 days ago
News

Nardwuar’s Lil Nas X Interview Is the Must-Watch Cultural Event of 2019

The “Old Town Road” singer posted in the interview’s YouTube comments, “sorry learning how to talk in my grill u guys. don’t hate me.”
Josh Terry
5.14.19
Film

The Real Story of Wu-Tang Clan's 25-Year Career Is Finally Being Told

In Showtime's docuseries 'Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men' we learn what made one of rap's most important groups nuthing ta fuck wit.
Alex Zaragoza
5.12.19
The Noisey Guide to

The Guide to Getting into Country Rap, from Bubba Sparxxx to Lil Nas X

"Old Town Road" is the no. 1 song in America, but the roots of the genre date back to the early 2000s and tell an intriguing story about the value of country music's traditional gatekeepers.
Corban Goble
4.23.19
First Dates

I Drank So Much Milkshake With Tommy Genesis

The Canadian rapper and visual artist had a convo with Noisey about sculpture, sci-fi fiction and spacial synaesthesia.
Daisy Jones
3.14.19
war

The US Army Somehow Thought This Rap Recruitment Video Was a Good Idea

'Uniform: paid for. Electric bill: paid for. Water bill: paid for.'
Justin Caffier
2.27.19
Interviews

Gunna Is Ready to Be the GOAT

We caught up with Gunna before the release of his debut album 'Drip or Drown 2,' and the Atlanta rapper is ready to conquer all of rap.
Kristin Corry
2.25.19
Noisey News

21 Savage Speaks Out in His First Interview Since His ICE Detainment

"I ain't know what a visa was. I was seven when I first came here."
Kristin Corry
2.18.19
Scene Reports

The New Generation of LA Rap Is Changing Everything

A group of rappers and producers are reimagining not just the sound of Los Angeles, but its slang, its fashion sense, and the cultural divide between blacks and latinos.
Torii MacAdams
2.12.19
Noisey

Report: 6ix9ine Has Pleaded Guilty to Nine Criminal Counts

The rapper faces 32 years in jail if convicted.
Alex Robert Ross
2.3.19
New music

Ariana Grande's 2 Chainz-Featuring "7 Rings" Remix Squashes Some Pre-Beef

There's even a pink trap house on the cover art, just so everyone knows they're cool.
Alex Robert Ross
2.3.19
New music

Gunna's Still Dripping On His New Song "One Call"

"One Call" is the first single from Gunna's forthcoming 'Drip or Drown 2.'
Kristin Corry
2.3.19
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