Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Saba's Humanist Hip-Hop

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews two records from the Chicago indie rapper, plus recent projects from The Coup, G Herbo, Czarface, and 1800 Seconds.
Robert Christgau
New music

Saba and Mick Jenkins Link Up Wonderfully on New Single "Stay Right Here"

The new song also features R&B singer Xavier Omär.
Alex Robert Ross
New music

Saba and Chance The Rapper's New Song Is an Ode to Going Offline

"LOGOUT," a Chance collab taken from Saba's new album 'Care For Me,' is another win for the Chicago rappers.
Shaad D’Souza
Jansport Bonfire Sessions

Watch Jay Som, Saba, and Xavier Omär in Vancouver with Noisey and JanSport

In Vancouver? Consider your plans for Saturday, July 22 sorted.
Noisey Staff

Sylvan LaCue Is Carving His Own Path with the Guidance of Hip-Hop and God

TheMiami-born but Oakland-based rapper is ready to drop some references to Sailor Moon's Tuxedo Mask, too.
Anya Zoledziowski
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Get Ready for Gallant’s Falsetto to Fuck You All the Way Up

The singer's Tiny Desk concert is beauty personified.
Noisey Staff
Holy Shit

Saba Celebrates His Grind on New Track, "Monday to Monday"

The Chicago rapper and producer is also gearing up for his first headlining tour
Noisey Staff
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On 'Bucket List Project,' Saba Gets Out of His Comfort Zone

We checked in with the Chicago MC about his new mixtape, 'The Bucket List Project,' collaborating with Twista, and his hometown's evolving rap scene.
Noisey Staff
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Noisey Beats 1: Jim Jarmusch, Iggy Pop, Saba, Larry Clark, and More

We'll also hear from Native American rappers Thomas X and Tall Paul Tune about their recent performance at Standing Rock.
Noisey Staff
Holy Shit

Listen to Saba's New Song "Church / Liquor Store" Featuring Noname

With his upcoming album 'Bucket List Project,' the Chicago rapper hopes to "inspire a fearlessness in all the dreamers."
Kyle Kramer

Jay IDK, Michael Christmas, Saba, and Jimi Tents Breathe Life Into the Posse Cut with "My Wallet"

The DC up-and-comer teams with rappers from Boston, Chicago, and New York for a fun, funny, and smart track off the upcoming tape 'The Empty Bank.'
Kyle Kramer
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Lollapalooza's Chicago Performers Proved Just How Vital the City's Music Is Right Now

Vic Mensa, Towkio, Joey Purp, Saba, Smino, and other Chicago artists connected the city's various threads and offered a strong argument that it has the most exciting rap scene anywhere.
Britt Julious