Archive for 2013

Migos – “Trophies (Remix)”

The internet moves fast. Not even 24 hours after Drake shared his highly-anticipated, Hit-Boy produced “Trophies,” Migos has dropped their remix of the cut. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the group’s fluid, relaxed flow works very well alongside the... Read more »

Nicki Minaj ft. P.T.A.F. – “Boss Ass B***h (Remix)”

In a recent piece on “Why 2013 Was a Terrible Year for Women in Hip-Hop,” I, along with North Carolina MC Rapsody, surmised that Nicki Minaj’s somewhat absence this year might have had something to do with... Read more »

2013: The Year I Wasn’t Anything

2012 was the year The Neighbourhood started buzzing. With songs like “Sweater Weather” and “Female Robbery,” they filled a void that has existed in popular music for years now. The music was catchy enough to be called... Read more »

140 Characters of Brilliance: Twitter All-Stars 2013

As Twitter becomes an ever-more-popular way of interacting and engaging with the artists we love, we see some musicians taking full advantage of the uncensored platform that social media gives them, impressing us with their wit... Read more »

Action Bronson Announces ‘Blue Chips 2′ Tour Dates

Earlier this fall, Action Bronson delivered the follow-up to last year’s fantastic Blue Chips with Blue Chips 2. Now the rapper has announced a handful of US tour dates via his Facebook in support of the... Read more »

Stream Angel Haze’s Debut Album “Dirty Gold”

It’s been one hell of an end to 2013 for Angel Haze. By boldly airing her dirty laundry on Twitter in the form of a rant against her record label and prematurely leaking her own album... Read more »

13 GIFs That Make Us Glad 2013 is Over

2013 was a great year for music, but a lot of other shit that went down makes us glad the year is over. Kanye West had some great moments in 2013. And then there was that... Read more »

Video: Elliphant – “Where Is My Mama At”

Ellinor Olovsdotter’s Elliphant project is set to embark on a massive European tour this January. Her infusions of dubstep and hip-hop have been compared to M.I.A., but Elliphant’s darker side separates the former model from her... Read more »

Drake – “Trophies”

A couple of days ago, Drake dropped his remix of Soulja Boy’s “We Made It,” and right after that he Tweeted, “Trophies up next.” It’s the triumphant Hit-Boy-produced song that we heard during a Nothing Was... Read more »

Tülpa – “Dazed”

From morning to night, it poured in New York. My rainy days have go to soundtracks (typically, a lot of Burial, Elliott Smith, Jamie Woon, and D’Angelo get played), but the perfect accompaniment to time spent indoors... Read more »