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Watch the Video For Rico Nasty’s New Song “Roof”

Rising rap star Rico Nasty had a stellar 2018, a fact she'll happily tell you about herself. After the release of her breakthrough project Nasty, Rico…
Israel Daramola / January 29, 2019

Rico Nasty Is So Tired of That Damn Box

When her debut mixtape Summer’s Eve came out in 2014, Rico Nasty was still a high school student in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Since then,…
Israel Daramola / December 27, 2018

The 101 Best Songs of 2018

This year gave us a Post Malone song we wish we didn’t like so much, a bunch of Kanye music we wish we liked more,…
SPIN Staff / December 20, 2018

The 51 Best Albums of 2018

Across publications, tastemakers, even members of our own staff, there was little consensus about who made the best music of 2018. Reliable superstars were either…
SPIN Staff / December 12, 2018

Rico Nasty – “Guap (La La La)”

Rico Nasty has had a big 2018, with her major label debut Nasty cementing her status as one of the most promising young talents in rap. Now,…
Will Gottsegen / December 10, 2018

Rico Nasty – “Wanna Do”

Rico Nasty songs are industrial-gauge showcases for the Maryland rapper's acerbic flow, sing-song hooks, and punishing owns. Today, she has released "Wanna Do," her second loose single since the release…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 27, 2018

The 51 Best Songs of 2018 So Far

It’s late July already, so let’s review: Pusha T’s razor-sharp Daytona led Kanye West’s Wyoming summer of G.O.O.D Music, while Valee became the label’s bonafide…
SPIN Staff / July 26, 2018

Video: Rico Nasty – “Pressing Me”

Maryland rapper Rico Nasty just dropped a new video for her song "Pressing Me," from her great recent mixtape Nasty. The video cuts straight to…
Ezra Marcus / July 19, 2018

Rico Nasty – “Big Dick Energy”

Rappers jumping on viral trends isn't new, and now Rico Nasty has muscled in on the action with a new song titled "Big Dick Energy," referencing the Twitter…
Ezra Marcus / July 13, 2018

Rico Nasty Masterfully Navigates Genre and Style on Nasty

In a post-Soundcloud rap scene that identifies as emo, Rico Nasty is assuredly its riot grrrl. Since 2016, she’s fine-tuned her brash, sour-then-sweet persona invoking…
Israel Daramola / June 27, 2018

Video: Rico Nasty – “Countin Up”

Rico Nasty has released a new video for her single "Countin Up" off her latest project Nasty. Directed by Joe Cavallini, the video is a Hype…
Israel Daramola / June 19, 2018

Stream Rico Nasty’s New Album Nasty

Rico Nasty is one of the most exciting talents in underground rap music, though her status as just that will hopefully soon be changing. Today…
Jordan Sargent / June 15, 2018

Rico Nasty’s Hypnotic “Hit That” Proves She’s a Rapper Worth Your Attention

If you haven't gotten a chance to check out Maryland rapper Rico Nasty, now would be a great time. The fiery rapper and enigmatic personality…
Israel Daramola / April 27, 2018

20 Rap Songs We Loved In 2017

Rap music felt as vital as ever in 2017, regaining its dominance on the charts and securing its stranglehold on the pop cultural zeitgeist. As such,…
SPIN Staff / December 31, 2017