Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America’s youth. Like the moment when Billboard first started using Soundscan and inadvertently proved the massive popularity of N.W.A, the streaming services of the world showed just how powerful this music remains. Rap dominated streaming charts. More »
Jeno Cash and Payroll whip up magic on the Jazz Band-sampled “Whip It,” produced by 313 legend, Helluva. For the record, I always like it when artist in the city cultivate that retro sound in their music. Watch Jeno and Pay get to it below.