Hear Quavo’s Version Of The National Anthem

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Last year, a fan put together a tongue-in-cheek online petition for Migos member Quavo to have a verse on the National Anthem. Quavo paid attention, and he did the petition one better. Yesterday, as The FADER reports, Quavo put together his own version of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” keeping some of the … More »

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

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Mark Romanek is one of the great directors in music-video history. He did Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer” and Beck’s “Devil’s Haircut” and Fiona Apple’s “Criminal” and Jay-Z’s “99 Problems” and Johnny Cash’s “Hurt.” His video for Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” was seriously problematic in a lot of ways, and also just plain annoying, … More »

Watch Quavo, Travis Scott, & Takeoff Perform With A Komodo Dragon On Kimmel

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Last month, Quavo and Travis Scott teamed up for the collaborative album Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho. And last night, they took their collaboration to Jimmy Kimmel Live!, performing the song “Eye 2 Eye” with Quavo’s Migos groupmate Takeoff. Also, for some reason, there was a komodo dragon there. It was pretty chill. Check out … More »

Quavo & Nicki Minaj – “She For Keeps” Video

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Nicki Minaj and Quavo teamed up for a song called “She For Keeps” on Quality Control’s first mixtape, Control The Streets, which came out last month, and today that track has gotten a video to go along with it. Both Minaj and Quavo appear, playing telephone tag with some landlines and chunky cellphones before … More »

The 2018 State Of Pop Address

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“Nothing changes on New Year’s Day.” So saith Bono at the dawn of 1983, and he was right — to a point. Flipping the calendar doesn’t initiate any grand transition. The morning after the ball drops, life is right back where we left it. But in another sense, everything changes all the time. Organisms grow. More »

Stream Quavo & Travis Scott Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho

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If your rap, pop, or R&B song didn’t have Quavo or Travis Scott on it this year, did it even exist? The two ubiquitous trap stars have even recorded some songs together — their turn on Drake’s “Portland” was a blast — and now they’ve got a whole album of collaborations. Huncho Jack, Jack Huncho … More »

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2017

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In this space in past years, I’ve usually written about which music-video directors had the best years. It’s a variation of the auteur theory, as visionaries like Nabil and Hiro Murai have used artists as vehicles for their ideas and approaches. This year, though, it feels like the artists themselves who are driving things, and … More »

Nick Cannon drops “Dream Girl” video featuring Jeremih, Quavo & Ty Money

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Video Director: Nick Cannon. Video Producer: Ben Sumpter / Tia Wong. Video Editor: Harvey White. The Ncredible Gang is in …

Quavo & Nicki Minaj – “She For Keeps”

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The hip-hop label Quality Control just released its first-ever mixtape, Control The Streets, and one of the tracks on it is a collaboration between Nicki Minaj and Migos’ Quavo. (Cardi B and Offset also have a song on it.) The two just also teamed up for the “Motor Sport” video that … More »

Migos – “Motor Sport” (Feat. Nicki Minaj & Cardi B) Video

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Migos teamed up with two other big rap stars, cardi B and Nicki Minaj, on the recent single “Motor Sport.” And now they’ve all gotten together again for the song’s accompanying music video, a slick, futuristic affair full of lots of expensive cars that basically aims for the “Tron, but a rap video” aesthetic. More »