Lil Pump's Beautiful Stupidity and 11 Other Albums for Heavy Rotation
This week's essential listening includes Gunna's stylish raps, Offset's meditations on parenthood, along with shredded noise-rap and an epic video game score.
Can Latin Trap Go Mainstream Without Sacrificing Authenticity?
Even as Bad Bunny and J Balvin cosy up to English-language acts, there’s plenty of room for others to mine the darker, druggier corners of the genre.
Lil Yachty Is Still Trying to Impress the Doubters on 'Nuthin' 2 Prove'
On his third LP, the 21-year-old Atlanta rapper flashes some the exuberance that made him such an exciting presence on his early mixtapes, but it's still bogged down by filler.