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This Documentary Shows How Zaytoven Became the Originator of Trap's Sound

God bless Zaytoven.
Noisey Staff

2 Chainz Keeps Pushing Trap to New Levels of Sophistication

On 'Pretty Girls Like Trap Music,' the Atlanta rap vet proves that he's an entertainer first.
Lawrence Burney
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Discovered a Monster Truck-Themed Rap Video

The hip-hop masterpiece also features cheap beer, some four-wheelers, and a few appearances from the Confederate flag.
Sarah Bellman

'Super Metroid' Started a Trap Song, and This Guy Finished It

Missiles open doors.
Jordan Mallory

Watch This DJ Make Trap Music Using a Cactus

The weirdest thing about this is that he is not the first to use a succulent to make some sweet tunes.
Daniel Oberhaus
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​UZ Exhumes Trap with "Frontier" EP, Announces "Revealing" Reddit AMA

Trap isn't dead, honey, it's just sleeping.
Jemayel Khawaja
The Off the Deep End Issue

KNOWN ZONES - The Noisey Guide to ATL’s Trap Map

Atlanta cops have divided the city into six zones. Not only does this provide an easy way to tell people where you're from, calling your hood "Zone X" makes Atlanta sound like a dystopia in the not-so-distant future.
Thomas Morton
Longreads Or Whatever

T.I.: Once and Future King

T.I. is unafraid to be a little lame, unafraid to be real, and that much more regal for it.
Kyle Kramer
Motherboard Blog

Quit Screwing with Trap Music: An Interview with Houston-Born Producer Lōtic

Trap music’ is one of those broad musical genre-terms that does little to warn you that it includes such diverse sounds as the shallow intensity of Lex Luger’s midi-horns on “B.M.F.” and the Promethazine dread of UGK’s “One Day.” Thus it shouldn’t be a...
Taliesin Gilkes-Bower