blue chips

Blue Chips: July 2020 in New Hip-Hop

Blue Chips is a monthly rap column that doubles as a scouting report. Each month, SPIN selects a new starting five, a group of rappers…
Max Bell / July 31, 2020

Blue Chips: June 2020 in New Hip-Hop

Blue Chips is a monthly rap column that doubles as a scouting report. Each month, SPIN selects a new starting five, a group of rappers…
Max Bell / June 26, 2020

Blue Chips: May 2020 in New Hip Hop

Blue Chips is a monthly rap column that doubles as a scouting report. Each month, SPIN selects a new starting five, a group of rappers…
Max Bell / May 29, 2020

Blue Chips: April 2020 in New Hip-Hop

Blue Chips is a monthly rap column that doubles as a scouting report. Each month, SPIN selects a new starting five, a group of rappers…
Max Bell / April 24, 2020

Blue Chips: This Month in New Hip-Hop

Rap isn’t a sport. It’s an art, a genre of music with so many nuances that the debate over what qualities constitute a "good rapper"
Max Bell / March 27, 2020