The Charts Made No Goddamn Sense in 2017
In both the US and UK they suffered identity crises, tweaking their rules in a bid to keep up with streaming.
Latin Trap Was One of 2017's Most Overlooked Music Trends
With artists amassing millions of plays on Spotify, the genre exploded this year.
How Not to Die From Boredom This Christmas
Here's a whole load of stuff to read, hear, and absorb during that blank void of hell we refer to as “the holidays.”
EDM Got Sad and Anxious in 2017, Just Like Everything Else
New music from festival headliners—Porter Robinson, Skrillex—and more underground producers—Mija, Shawn Wasabi—prove the ecstatic genre’s at its best when it’s allowed to feel.
The Ting Goes Skrrrahh, Pap–Parody, and Into The Mainstream
How did two parody rap acts—Big Shaq and Kurupt FM—become two of this year’s most successful artists?
The 36 Best Overlooked Albums of 2017
All the good stuff that might've flown under your radar in a very busy year.
117 Good Things That Happened in 2017
This year was terrible, but here is a collection of the objectively good things that happened.
The 13 Best Mixes of 2017
The world’s greatest selectors spun everything from dancehall deconstructions to low-gravity techno-funk to Grateful Dead feedback collages.
The 100 Best Songs of 2017
The Noisey staff's favorite tracks of the year.
The 100 Best Albums of 2017
The Noisey staff's favorite releases of the year.