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the week in rap
This Week in Rap: Chief Keef Teams Up With Zaytoven, Quelle Chris Innovates
Featuring Detroit innovation, coming-of-age meditations, and more.
npr tiny desk
Future Bailed on His NPR Tiny Desk and, Honestly, It’s Better Without Him
Zaytoven stepped up and got creative with it.
Christmas Music Highlights From a Year Unreasonably Stacked With Christmas Music
John Legend, Sufjan Stevens, a Zaytoven Christmas gospel album, and more.
Quavo Could Stand to Learn a Few Things From Usher
One artist released a good album disguised as a nonevent, the other released an event album that’s sort of inessential.
Why Future Is One of the Most Important Artists of This Decade
On a now-classic run of mixtapes and albums, the artist found new ways of conveying pain.
Beast Mode 2
, Future Hits Another Hot Streak
At his peak, it feels like melodies are just jumping out of his face.
the most npr thing in the world
Please Enjoy Gucci Mane’s NPR Tiny Desk Performance
Like an iron fist wrapped in velvet wrapped in National Public Radio.
Drake and Gucci’s Collaborative EP ‘The Sixers’ Is Already Underway
Gucci’s idea, Drake’s title: it’s called