Kyle Kramer

Noisey Next

Lil Baby Is Destined For Rap Greatness

The prolific Atlanta star has only been rapping a year and has already made his name as one of the city's best storytellers. Drake's a fan—it's only a matter of time before everyone else is too.
Kyle Kramer
5.16.18
The 2017 Music Issue

Lil Wayne Changed the Internet Forever

A decade ago, Weezy's string of releases reimagined what rap could be, and created a blueprint musicians are still following today.
Kyle Kramer
11.8.17
The 2017 Music Issue

Welcome to the Church of 2 Chainz

The Atlanta rapper has worked too hard to just be considered "funny." With 'Pretty Girls Love Trap Music' and a new TV show, he's hell-bent on claiming his rightful throne.
Kyle Kramer
11.7.17
The 2017 Music Issue

Welcome to the Church of 2 Chainz

The Atlanta rapper has worked too hard to just be considered “funny.” With 'Pretty Girls Love Trap Music' and a new TV show, he's hell-bent on claiming his rightful throne.
Kyle Kramer
11.7.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

This Is the Last Day of A Year of Lil Wayne

In closing, some reflections on "Something You Forgot," the best Lil Wayne song.
Kyle Kramer
9.19.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

Don't Worry, Lil Wayne's Punchlines Are Safe Right Here

On the subject of Wayne's best joke—and appreciating music meant to tide us over.
Kyle Kramer
9.6.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

What Can the 'Carter III' Leaks Tell Us About the Actual 'Carter III'?

Was the leaked album actually better?
Kyle Kramer
8.30.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

Call Him Weezy Flintstone, He Can Always Make a Song Hot

On the strange success of "BedRock," a song too ridiculous for this earth.
Kyle Kramer
8.25.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

Total Eclipse of Lil Wayne

In Wayne's World, you do butt stuff on eclipse days.
Kyle Kramer
8.21.17
Noisey News

The Day the Music Died: Chuck E. Cheese Plans to Phase out Animatronic Band

#TheChuckStopsHere
Kyle Kramer
8.18.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

Come On, This Lil Wayne Line Is Good and What Else Is There to Say?

Let's wrap up 'Tha Block Is Hot' with "Come On."
Kyle Kramer
8.17.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

This Is What It Takes to Be a Teen Sensation Like Lil Wayne

It's tempting to compare NBA Youngboy to Lil Wayne, but what exactly are the similarities?
Kyle Kramer
8.15.17
0151