Ty Segall, Boygenius, Playboi Carti, & More Offering Free Concert Tickets For Voters

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Voters can score free entry to concerts from Drive-By Truckers, Playboi Carti and indie supergroup Boygenius on election day just by doing their civic duty. Voter turnout initiative #iVoted has secured free tickets for 78 events across 32 states and counting for Tuesday Nov. 6, the day of midterm elections in the United States. More »

Playboi Carti’s tour hits Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom on November 15th

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On 11/15, one of rap’s most exciting new talents, Playboi Carti, hits Chicago’s famed Aragon Ballroom for a one-night only …

Playboi Carti – “Big Bank” (Feat. Lil Uzi Vert)

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Lil Uzi Vert & Playboi Carti“Big Bank” is the name of a big hit off YG’s new album Stay Dangerous, which you may have heard about when EA Sports edited a mention of Colin Kaepernick out of Big Sean’s verse on the song in the soundtrack to the latest Madden NFL game. “Big Bank” is also … More »

Frank Ocean & Playboi Carti Have Recorded Five Songs Together

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Playboi Carti spoke to Genius last year and revealed that he was with Frank Ocean in the studio when he made “Nights” from 2016’s Blonde. Ocean and Carti are back in the studio, and this time they’re working together on some new songs. More »

Tyler, The Creator Freestyles Over Playboi Carti’s “R.I.P.” On “Tiptoe”

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Tyler, The Creator“And in another episode of wake up find a song i like write some cool guy words record it and upload to youtube by 11 am. todays beat is playboi carti ‘r.i.p’…” … More »

Playboi Carti – “R.I.P.” Video

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Playboi CartiLast month, Playboi Carti surprise released a new album, Die Lit. It made it onto our list of the 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far at #49, and today “R.I.P.” from it has gotten the music video treatment. The clip is all energy, a non-stop sea of bodies moshing to the song, … More »

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

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Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late ’60s? National leaders were gunned down right and left. Entire generations were asserting themselves loudly. War was erupting, and nobody seemed quite certain why. People were walking on the moon. Hippie cults were chopping people up. A few … More »

Comparing Shawn Mendes And James Bay, Guitar-Slinging Gods Of Young Adult Contempo

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Shawn Mendes: The AlbumShawn Mendes will finally exit his teen years this August, but you can’t take his youth away. So sang the suburban Toronto native Sunday at the Billboard Music Awards, alongside Khalid — another young pop star born in ’98 — and survivors from the Parkland shooting. The song, “Youth,” from Mendes’ self-titled album out tomorrow, … More »

Watch Nicki Minaj Perform On SNL

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Nicki Minaj was the musical guest on the Tina Fey-hosted season finale of Saturday Night Live last night, kicking off the production of Fey and Minaj’s new movie. Minaj announced Get Ya Life Ugly last week, and the SNL promo gave us a better idea of what to expect from the film. “Should … More »

Playboi Carti, Tee Grizzley, And The New Forms Of Rap Stardom

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When you’re an old man, sometimes it takes time to learn how to hear music — music that teenagers can understand immediately and instinctively. Case in point: Playboi Carti. Last year, the young Atlanta rapper released his hugely popular self-titled album, and I had no idea what to even think of it. It sounded like … More »