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Which Rappers Haven’t Released Their Best Albums Yet?

Hip-hop is a young artist’s game. Most athletes peak in their mid-twenties to their early thirties, and rappers follow a similar trajectory. There are exceptions, of course—boxer Bernard Hopkins won a world championship at age 49, and Pusha-T defeated Drake at age 41. Fame, money, drugs, love, and …

What If the Movie ‘Yesterday’ Was About Rappers Instead of The Beatles?

An unlikely hit at this summer’s box-office, the film Yesterday tells the story of an aspiring singer-songwriter named Jack, who, due to an unlikely series of events, finds himself living in a world where he is the only person who remembers The Beatles. In a move some might charitably call …

Playboi Carti on Atlanta: “This Is the Home of the Whole Hip-Hop”

In the span of two years, Playboi Carti elevated from upcoming artist to hip-hop staple. His most recent album, Die Lit, was one of the best of 2018, and now Carti is covering The FADER.  According to the 22-year-old, who is currently preparing the release of his next full-length, Whole …