Soundcloud Rap

Music

The New Lil Peep Doc Is the Defining Document of the SoundCloud Rap Generation

'Everybody's Everything' is both a tribute to the late rapper, and an examination of the image and money-obsessed music industry he found success in.
Justin Staple
3.19.19
Noisey News

XXXTentacion Admits to Domestic Abuse In New Recording

The controversial Florida rapper, accused of domestic violence before his death, confesses in a recording obtained by Pitchfork.
Shaad D’Souza
10.24.18
Premieres

Here's the Trippy as Hell Video for wifisfuneral's "Genesis"

The drug-laced track produced by Ronny J gets an appropriately drug-laced visual.
Will Schube
8.16.18
New music

Playboi Carti's 'Die Lit' Is Great, You're Just Old

The Atlanta rapper continues to defy rap conventions on his surprise sophomore album 'Die Lit,' which takes much more inspiration from punk's beginnings.
Alphonse Pierre
5.14.18
Holy Shit

Somehow Céline Dion's Son Is a Chart-Topping SoundCloud Rapper

René-Charles Angélil is Céline Dion's son, but also Big Tip on SoundCloud, so we reviewed all five of his songs.
Kristin Corry
5.10.18
XANXIETY

How SoundCloud Rappers and Xanax Influenced Fashion

There is a palpable vulnerability to many of these artists that is reflected in both what they put in and on their body.
Emma Garland
4.3.18
Interviews

Trippie Redd Is on the Way to Becoming Soundcloud Rap's Frank Sinatra

On songs like “Love Scars” and “Romeo and Juliet,” the Canton, Ohio, native is charting a bold melodic path.
Tyler Benz
8.11.17
Interviews

Reading This Interview with Lil Pump and Smokepurpp Will Make You Stupider

The Soundcloud sensations broke down hits like "D Rose" and "Audi"—sort of.
Tyler Benz
8.8.17