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Holy Shit

Chief Keef Storms Into the New Year with ‘Two Zero One Seven’

The 17-track mixtape is his first new release since 2015.
Alex Robert Ross
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NOISEY Chicago: The City Speaks - Watch the Trailer for Our VICELAND Special

We return to Chicago for an emotional townhall meeting to screen their episode for residents and community leaders.
Noisey Staff
Longreads Or Whatever

The Story of FruityLoops: How a Belgian Porno Game Company Employee Changed Modern Music

Soulja Boy, Sonny Digital, 9th Wonder, and other producers discuss the influence of the program that went from a porn game company coder's side project to a building block of the sound of modern music.
Reed Jackson
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Chicago's Young Chop Shares Gorgeous, Trance-Styled Single With Johnny May Cash and Lil Dave

"Drugs" is an ode that wears its heart on its sleeve.
Alexander Iadarola
Noisey Presents

Noisey and Distrolord Present Young Chop, Mike Dean, Large Professor, and Jim Jones for CMJ

Noisey on the beat.
Noisey Staff
Holy Shit

Listen to Lil Durk and Chief Keef's New Song Together, "Decline"

There is no better way to bury the hatchet than over a Young Chop beat.
Kyle Kramer

Introducing Jay Storm, the Charlotte-Based Beatmaker Who's Making Waves in Chicago

Good luck got him where he is now—but will it get him out of North Carolina?
David Turner
Music to Fake Shore Drive By

Music to Fake Shore Driveby Volume 3: Give Thanks for Freddie Gibbs, Lil Durk, Alex Wiley, DeJ Loaf, and More

The one thing in your life that will never let you down is rap music.
VICE Staff

The Best Rap Tunes of the Week: Grilled Cheeze, Vol. 5

All the new rap that's fit to stick into your earholes.
Skinny Friedman


We continue exploring the Sosa phenomena, the segregation of Chicago, and the societal forces behind the violent lives of the young people on the South Side. Later, we catch up with Young Chop, who explains what he's done to succeed, and he introduces...
Noisey Staff


Noisey Staff

The Year In Hip-Hop Production - In Limericks!

When the streets give you lemons, make drill. / Then angrily threaten those lemon's good will.