stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 8 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

Albums from Rezzett, Charlotte Day, Starchild & the New Romantic, and Towkio top this week's list of essential new projects.
Colin Joyce
Tshepo Mokoena
David Anthony
Sarah MacDonald

We Talked to Towkio About Going to Space: "Oh My God, I'm In Space"

The story of why Chicago rapper Towkio traveled 100,000 feet in space to release his latest project, ‘WWW.’
Kristin Corry
New music

Towkio and SZA's "Morning View" Sounds Like Watching a Sunrise

The serene new track appears on Towkio's debut album 'WWW.'
Lauren O'Neill

We're All Rooting for Knox Fortune

After winning a Grammy with Chance the Rapper and working with other Chicago stars, the Chicago songwriter's new album could make him really famous.
Britt Julious
noisey beats 1

Noisey Beats 1: Towkio, Kyle Kramer's Year of Lil Wayne, and More

Tune into episode 111 of Noisey Radio on Beats 1 this Saturday at 9 AM EST/6 AM PST and Sunday 9 PM EST/6 PM PST.
Noisey Staff
Noisey News

Watch Towkio Drift Like It’s ‘Tokyo Drift’ in Towkio’s New Video for “Drift”

The Savemoney member returns with the first track from his forthcoming major label debut.
Alex Robert Ross

Action! Stream KAMI's Album 'Just Like the Movies' Right Now

The SaveMoney artist's long-awaited new new wave masterpiece, executive produced by Knox Fortune, is here a week early.
Kyle Kramer
Holy Shit

Watch Joey Purp's "Girls @" Video, Featuring Chance the Rapper and Many Friends

So much SaveMoney! So much insouciant charm!
Kyle Kramer
Noisey Next

Towkio Is on a Vision Quest to Make Music More Mind-Bending

The Chicago experimentalist is ready to expand your ideas of SaveMoney and of consciousness itself.
Dan Hyman
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

This Old Video of Chance the Rapper, Vic Mensa, and Savemoney Is the Most Fun You'll Have Today

Donnie Trumpet predicts the future, Chance pretends he’s being modest, and Towkio is still called “Preston.”
Alex Robert Ross
festivals 2016

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
festivals 2016

Live Music Is so Rad! Scenes of Lollapalooza 2016, Day One

The festival's 25th year in Chicago's Grant Park stretches out over four days, with day one kicking off with sets from Kehlani, Danny Brown, Towkio, The 1975, Lana Del Rey, and more.
Noisey Staff