Quelle Chris

Jean Grae & Quelle Chris’ “Gold Purple Orange” Is a Sardonic Appreciation of Humanity’s Quirks

A bumping bassline builds out the backbone of "Gold Purple Orange," the latest single from Jean Grae and the Detroit-based rapper Quelle Chris, pulled from…
Tirhakah Love / February 26, 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

SPIN Rap Report: Vic Spencer and Chris Crack Join Forces, Boosie Beats Cancer and Lives to Tell Twice

The first two months of 2016 have been dominated by something that in most years doesn’t show up until much later: star power. In January,…
Paul Thompson / March 7, 2016

Rap Songs of the Week: Rick Rubin Rescues That Whole Linkin Park/Steve Aoki Thing

Grip Plyaz, "Ray Lewis"These past few years, Atlanta freakazoid Grip Plyaz has figured out how to blur the lines between earworm and meme, releasing don't-box-me-in-bruh…
Brandon Soderberg / October 31, 2013

Watch Quelle Chris’ Outrageous, Animated ‘Super F—k’ Video

When Quelle Chris isn't collaborating with Danny Brown (he produced The Hybrid's "Guitar Solo" and a few others, as well as XXX's "Monopoly" and "EWNESW"),…
Brandon Soderberg / October 8, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: De La Soul Get Cranky Gracefully

De La Soul "Get Away (feat. the Spirit of the Wu)"De La Soul's brand new, totally oldhead track, "Get Away," samples the Wu Tang Forever…
Brandon Soderberg / April 25, 2013

No Trivia’s Friday Five: Danny Brown Peps Up Purity Ring

Jacked up on too much coffee and a great new Kanye song, there's no way you're getting complete thoughts, here. Give Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire credit…
Brandon Soderberg / October 12, 2012