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“I wanna be wild and young,” Sam Smith sings at the start of their new album Love Goes. It’s something I’ve wished for Smith for a long time. Ever since Disclosure’s crossover garage hit “Latch” introduced the preternaturally gifted vocalist to the world, I’ve been wishing they’d return to that gliding, electrifying dance-floor vibe rather…

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Online, attention is the most valuable currency of all. So Internet Money, the production and promotional collective with the #1 song on Spotify’s domestic chart right now, is aptly named. A remix of “Lemonade,” from the crew’s debut album B4 The Storm, sits atop the streaming platform’s US rankings and is #2 globally. “Lemonade” is…

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He may not be experiencing breakout success on the level of longtime collaborator Lil Baby — who is the subject of a great new Rolling Stone feature — but Gunna nonetheless cemented his place as one of modern rap’s biggest stars with this year’s Wunna, a very solid album that turns trap into psychedelic mood

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The Atlanta rapper Gunna is a bit of an unlikely activist. Lyrically, Gunna rarely gets political. A week and a half ago, Gunna released Wunna, an album of surprisingly pretty melodic excursions. It’s really good, but it’s not the type of music that might incite anyone to work to change an unjust system. This past […]

Trap music is, in a lot of ways, about numbness. Much of the time, the rappers from the dominant Atlanta rap strain are talking about their past lives in the trenches and the traumas that they’ve endured and inflicted. There’s a calloused, wizened seen-in-all quality to a lot of this music, good and bad. And […]

The zonked out stars of Atlanta sing-rap are seemingly determined to own the quarantine spring. A few months ago, the young Atlantan Lil Baby released My Turn, his biggest album yet. Today, Lil Baby’s part-time partner Gunna has released his own new album Wunna, which he only announced a few days ago. It can be […]