rap

Remembering Things

Hype Williams Changed Hip-Hop Forever With These 10 Videos

Megan Thee Stallion is enlisting the help of legendary director Hype Williams for 'Fever: Thee Movie,' but his fingerprints have been on rap's visuals since the 90s.
Kristin Corry
7.17.19
News

Cardi B's 'Press' Video Shows She's Fully Controlling Her Narrative

The visual for her latest single comes just after she was indicted on felony charges for a fight in a strip club last year.
Kristin Corry
6.27.19
News

'The Git Up' Is the Next Viral Country Rap Song

Blanco Brown's debut single is reviving line dancing and follows the success of "Old Town Road" as the next country rap phenomenon.
Kristin Corry
6.15.19
News

Listen to Mac Miller's First Posthumous Appearance on 'Time'

The Free Nationals single features Mac Miller and Kali Uchis.
Kristin Corry
6.13.19
News

JAY-Z Is Officially the First Billionaire Rapper

Forbes has valued the rapper's assets in music, real estate, and art at $1 billion.
Kristin Corry
6.4.19
Celebrity

Arnold Schwarzenegger Made a Rap Song and It... Actually Kind of Slaps?

How is this possible?
Drew Schwartz
5.30.19
News

The Philippines' Anti-Drug Agency Wants to Ban a Rap Song it Thinks is About Weed

The agency is convinced the song is about marijuana… even when the rapper himself says it isn’t.
Lex Celera
5.27.19
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
5.17.19
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
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