Mykki Blanco

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mykki blanco’s new video is a pornhub collaboration

The rapper teamed up with the site and Nicola Formichetti’s Nicopanda to offer us a glimpse of sexuality in virtual reality.
Wendy Syfret
11.23.16
rap

​mykki blanco is the most compelling rapper of his generation

As he releases his debut album, Mykki Blanco tells i-D about his career so far - from starting out as a performance artist and the struggle of being unsigned, to his changing relationship with drag, how the stigma of HIV led him to quit music, and why...
Charlotte Gush
9.16.16
Music

10 tracks you should hear this week

Give your life a better soundtrack with these new releases.
i-D Staff
7.29.16
Music

​mykki blanco announces debut album, drops dreamy new club track

Mykki will be out 16 September, with second single The Plug Won’t released today.
Charlotte Gush
7.20.16
Music

matt lambert on his "magical" working relationship with mykki blanco

The antithesis to a homogeneous landscape of pop music videos right now, Matt Lambert's video for Mykki Blanco's High School Never Ends is a deeply personal and emotional story that draws on prescient social issues.
Tom Ivin
5.23.16
Music

check out mykki blanco’s collaboration with gaika

The New York rapper teams up with the Brixton-based artist for Push More Weight.
Charlotte Gush
1.29.16
Music

​mykki blanco spits hardcore bars on disorientating new track scales

‘I’m Solange in the elevator, watch yo’ ass.’
Charlotte Gush
1.21.16
Music

​mykki blanco on returning to music, alternative black culture and his new c-ore crew

Back in March, Mykki was quitting music. He didn’t want to write rhymes for other people’s beats. But now he’s back, with a record label of his own, repping alternative black music and searching for the next female alt star.
Charlotte Gush
9.22.15
Music

mykki blanco's new track is so fire it'll burn down your house

Coke White, Starlight premiered on Vice's Beats1 show last night.
Isabelle Hellyer
9.1.15
Mykki Blanco

queer rappers and sex in hip hop now

Stereotypically, rap is known in part for its rampant homophobia and wittily vulgar misogyny. So what happens when queer rappers tackle sex?
Mathias Rosenzweig
8.25.15
video

​watch the epic first film from mykki blanco’s new project c-ore

The Dogfood Music Group members hunt down a psychedelic dealer, steal his stash and trip baaad.
Charlotte Gush
8.17.15
Music

​mykki blanco launches new label dogfood music group

The new imprint will represent artists “outside of the black American norm”.
Charlotte Gush
7.1.15