Posts tagged "Isaiah Rashad"

Young Thug’s Weirdo Warbling, Isaiah Rashad’s Scrappy Lyricism, and Eight More New Rap LPs

 Album of the Month: Young Thug & Bloody Jay, Black Portland (Self-Released) Between the haunting, silly “Danny Glover” and the gonzo collaborative mixtape Black…
Brandon Soderberg / February 12, 2014

Tennessee Rapper Isaiah Rashad Proves Himself Worthy of Black Hippy on ‘Cilvia Demo’

The natural rapport that exists between Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, and Jay Rock (collectively known as Black Hippy) is a sore thumb of sincerity…
Brandon Soderberg / February 6, 2014

Rap Songs of the Week: Cam’ron and A-Trak Take It Back to Crack-Rap’s Heyday

Blaqstarr, "Hands Up, Thumbs Down"In which a hearty, batshit Baltimore club track that's more than a decade old and got sampled by M.I.A. on 2007's…
Brandon Soderberg / February 6, 2014

10 Songs You Might’ve Missed Post-Grammys: Drake in Spanish, CHVRCHES Do Bauhaus

The Grammys sucked up most of the oxygen these past couple of days, but plenty of new music has surfaced that's worth your time. And…
Marc Hogan / January 28, 2014

Rap Songs of the Week: Step Brothers Starlito & Don Trip Stand Up to School Bullies

Armand Hammer, "Shark Fin Soup"A collaboration between rappers Elucid (a through-his-teeth syllable-slinger) and Billy Woods (an all-topic-sentence shouter), Armand Hammer is thoroughly bugged-out underground stuff.
Brandon Soderberg / October 25, 2013