Who: The most famous woman to ever threaten America with gun violence and stealing our mon-ay -- in her crossover hit "Paper Planes."
Why: She was about to give birth onstage at the Grammys. So don't miss what the Sri Lankan MC -- who broke out at Coachella in 2005 -- can do with her post-natal career.
LISTEN: M.I.A., "Paper Planes"
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »