PREMIERE: Here's Olsson's "Hold On" Featuring Mapei
The Swedes are in the house doing what they do best: POP! (Shouts out to the nips too!)
Kim Taylor Bennett
Music Video Premieres
Watch Mapei Rap in Swedish and Take Over Stockholm in MXHXN's Insane "GÄÄHDA" Remix Video
MXHXN teams up with Mapei, Lazee, Ivory, Gedz, Nimo, and A-Keyy(bbe). How do you say "lituation" in Swedish?
Mapei Is Merging the Worlds of Hip-Hop and Pop
The Sweden-raised singer talks her new sonic shift, working with Chance the Rapper, and mentoring Lykke Li.
Insult to Injury: Week Ending 3/14
Here's what the Noisey editors (the ones who aren't at SXSW, anyway) were listening to this week.
The Girls Issue
Why Girls Go To The Bathroom Together
Mapei moved to Sweden when she was about 10 and ended up getting a total culture shock. Now she's stuck halfway between being a serious adult and a happy-go-lucky Sesame Street kid. The result has turned her into a rapping rainbow with a sound like a...
Thinkpieces And Shit
Why Is Swedish Pop so Damn Good?
Elliphant, NONONO, and Kate Boy weigh in.