rapper rico nasty is the invincible role model she never had
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dpr live is the most creative rapper in south korea
i-D talks to the rising artist before his first-ever US tour with the DPR Crew.
photographing nyc's young latinx rap community
Stephen Velastegui captures hip-hop artists from Brooklyn to The Bronx, and asks how heritage shapes their sounds.
nicki minaj may still be the queen, but is her crown beginning to slip?
Her much anticipated album 'Queen' is here, but Nicki Minaj’s dominance as the top female rapper is in a precarious place.
kojaque is the dublin soft boy rapping about shitty jobs and irish life
And deconstructing toxic masculinity in the process.
this is the female rapper who went viral for calling out kanye west
Chika Oranika’s poetic rhymes call out rappers for forgetting about their black roots and catering to white listeners.
this rap video is a response to art world racism
NYC artist Orrin illegally filmed 'System Control' in the Met Museum in response to its exclusionary new pricing structure.
the reverberations of kendrick lamar’s win
Will this help to end the segregation of black artists to certain patronising musical categories?
why the uk's rap scene is world-leading
To accompany i-D's cover story with Dave, Alasdair McLellan shoots four of the most exciting, incendiary and inventive new rappers right now.
this 16-year-old is rapping on the streets of tel aviv
Photographer Dudi Hasson discovered Shay Litman rapping on the street and knew right away he wanted to capture his precocious talent.
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august 08 is set to be 88rising’s next breakout star
He makes melancholic music and loves Drake’s dad’s suits. Watch the premiere of his new video here.
thouxanbandfauni wants to be the michael jackson of rap
As Fauni shares the video for his track 'First Time,' the emerging Atlanta rapper talks symbolism, claymation, and making it in America.
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