Isaiah Rashad

BET Hip Hop Awards Recap and Highlights: Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg, and More

Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg, Chance the Rapper, and DJ Khaled were big winners at night's BET Hip Hop Awards, which was recorded in Atlanta last month. Lamar…
Anna Gaca / October 5, 2016

Let Isaiah Rashad Take You Out for a Drive in “Park” Video

Isaiah Rashad's debut album The Sun's Tirade has been met warmly by critics and hip-hop heads, so it makes sense to continue the promo campaign with…
Brian Josephs / September 15, 2016

Isaiah Rashad Takes a Pre-Release Victory Lap With ‘i mean’

Top Dawg Entertainment's hip-hop takeover is slated to continue with Tennessee native Isaiah Rashad. A couple of weeks back, Top Dawg's CEO Anthony "Top Dawg" Tiffith tweeted the…
Brian Josephs / August 19, 2016

SPIN’s 7 Favorite Songs of the Week: Joyce Manor, Isaiah Rashad, and More

Welcome to our weekly roundup of the SPIN staff’s favorite new songs. Below, sample the best from TDE rappers, pop-punk standard-bearers, and more.
SPIN Staff / August 12, 2016

Isaiah Rashad Spends a Night at the Laundromat in ‘Free Lunch’ Video

One of the week's biggest delights, Isaiah Rashad's oven-roasted single "Free Lunch," now has its own music video. In the aplus-directed clip, the Southern rapper…
Brian Josephs / August 10, 2016

Isaiah Rashad Delivers ‘Free Lunch,’ Continuing TDE’s Hot Streak

Top Dawg Entertainment has had a pretty successful 2016 with Kendrick Lamar's untitled unmastered. and ScHoolboy Q's Blank Face LP cementing them as one of hip-hop's strongest cliques.
Brian Josephs / August 8, 2016

Little Simz Drops a New Mixtape Just in Time for the Holidays

Atmospheric U.K. rapper Little Simz has had a busy year, releasing her debut album A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons back in September, and…
Dan Weiss / December 22, 2015

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 Portland, yelping-and-flailing-about…
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