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'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
15 hours ago
News

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

The Free Nationals single features Mac Miller and Kali Uchis.
Kristin Corry
5 days ago
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
5.20.19
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
5.15.19
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
5.11.19
Internet Exploring

Jesse Lingard Is a Coward for Not Doing the Blueface Dance

The Manchester United midfielder may have tried to do the Shoot Dance, but he means nothing to me until he hits the bust down.
Trey Smith
5.10.19
Noisey News

Diplo Continues His Yeehaw Phase With a Perfectly OK "Old Town Road" Remix

Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus joined him for the first-ever live performance of the song at last weekend's Stagecoach.
Colin Joyce
4.30.19
Noisey News

Tink Returns With New Project, 'Voicemails'

The Chicago artist follows up 2018's 'Pain & Pleasure' with 'Voicemails,' a 12-track project released independently.
Kristin Corry
4.30.19
The Noisey Guide to

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

"Old Town Road" is number 1 song in the UK and US, but the roots of the genre date back to the early 2000s.
Corban Goble
4.23.19
Noisey Raps

The Story of 03 Greedo, a Genius in Exile

We followed the West coast rapper one week before he turned himself in for a 20 year prison sentence, halting his rise as the standard-bearer of L.A.'s rap scene.
Noisey Staff
4.17.19
Los Angeles

LA's Black Food Entrepreneurs Remember Nipsey Hussle's Lasting Influence

Nipsey bought a fish market and a Fatburger—and uplifted local business owners by preaching the importance of ownership.
Daniel Barna
4.15.19
Q&As

The Return Of Lowkey: A Wide Ranging Interview With The UK MC

Never one to shy away from politics, we spoke to him about why he made his long-awaited return, new album, and how academia has changed him.
Ciaran Thapar
4.11.19
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