Marlowe, JWords, RaFia, and Yui & Aio make up our lo-fi rap snack pack for the week beginning July 6, 2020.
We speak with Ayoni about her new single, “Unmoved,” and Black woman truth.
Despite the formidable challenges, hip-hop’s second home, France, made a typically impressive account for itself in the second quarter of 2020.
JPEGMAFIA, MIKE, Black Noi$e, and Drew Dave make up our lo-fi rap snack pack for the week beginning June 29, 2020.
“Freedom is knowledge of self, knowing who you are and what you stand for.”
“I’m thinking about listeners 100 years from now.”
Blu & Exile, Asher Simmons, Sadhugold, and Animist make up our lo-fi rap snack pack for the week beginning June 22, 2020.
“I went to my close people and they told me that this is the medicine we needed.”
Week 17. Four more must-hear lo-fi records.
Sheff G’s unfettered confidence—the trademark of a Brooklyn rapper—anoints him as a torchbearer.
Week 16. Four more must-hear lo-fi rap songs.
Week 15. Four more lo-fi raps to discover.
In a roundtable interview, we speak with the incredible, GRAMMY-winning team behind Koffee’s ‘Rapture’ EP.
“Some people will like you and some people won’t. That’s life.”
“It was the first thing I remember loving to do.”
Week 14. Four more must-hear lo-fi rap songs.
“I like getting in the ring with guys and changing their idea of what a female rapper is.”