Are Soundcloud Rappers Going To Run 2018?

In August 2017 Lil Uzi Vert and XXXTentacion were number one and two on the billboard 200. This was a massive indication that the rap game was changing once more. Their style is fresh and it appeals to the millennial audience in a big way. More people are jumping on Soundcloud and more than ever people areContinue reading “Are Soundcloud Rappers Going To Run 2018?”

The XXL Freshman List: Best and Worst Cases

Every year, hip-hop publication XXL produce a list of 10 of the biggest up-and-comers in the rap genre; the staple figures they deem to be the flag bearers of a new era of rap music. Ever since it’s induction in 2007 fans have eagerly awaited the artists selected as the “Leaders of the New School”Continue reading “The XXL Freshman List: Best and Worst Cases”

Can bad people make good music?

Now I feel it is rather important for me to stress that I will never EVER condone the behaviour of any artist I mention here, I am simply looking at them from a music critic’s standpoint and not from the perspective of them being vile humans with vile intentions (which most of them are).