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Noname is Every Woman on ‘Room 25’ Album

I type this somewhere between intense goosebumps and tear-filled eyes listening to Noname‘s new Room 25 project. The Chicago native’s debut album is her first solo release since 2016’s Telefone EP, and the second time she’s confiscated our attention and arrested our hearts with her skillful swagger and selcouth truth-telling. Room 25 is so dense with marvelousness that it’d…

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Noname Announces “Everything Is Everything” Tour

I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing a little over a year ago when Noname‘s debut project Telefone was released. I also remember feeling a certain closeness to her lyrics and the organically relaxed approach with which she delivered them. The Chicago-hailing emcee is an artist by nature it seems, and…

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Solange, Big Boi, NONAME And More To Headline Hopscotch Music Festival

This year’s Hopscotch music festival lineup will include our very own Solange Knowles, Big Boi, NONAME and many more. Hopscotch is known for its diverse roster of eclectic artists who span across a number of musical genres.The festival will run from September 7th-10th in Raleigh, NC. With 120 bands taking the stage over the course of…

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Noname Performs Fan Favorites for NPR’s Tiny Desk Series

Chicago native Noname stopped by the NPR offices to spread what we have come to know as her magic. She took over the Tiny Desk Concert series to perform several fan favorites including those from her 2016 mixtape, Telefone. Accompanied by a four-piece band, the poised emcee effortlessly ran through a track list that included “Diddy…

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Audio: 119 Productions, “Counterfeit”, feat. Saba, Noname, Phoelix & Chelsea Reject

Saba and Noname, two of Chicago’s brightest young talents have reunited for a new track entitled “Counterfeit.” Following their collab on “Church/Liquor Store” off of Saba’s Bucket List Project, the hometown duo teamed up with with Phoelix, Chelsea Reject and the guys of 119 Productions for the laid-back cut. Co-produced by Phoelix and Saba, Noname…

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Audio: Saba, “Church/Liquor Store” Feat. Noname

Rapper Saba is gracing the scene again after his impressive summer release, “Symmetry.”  Now in “Church/Liquor Store,” the Chicago native calls in fellow hometown hero Noname to put systemic racism in their city on front street. The Cam O’bi produced track’s heavy bassline and woozy doo-wahs are alchemically aligned with Saba’s unique cadence. And his…

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Stream Noname’s Debut Project, ‘Telefone’

If you have never heard of  Noname, now is a good time to get familiar. The Illinois native has had quite the impact on the Chicago music scene ever since the world got to hear her on Chance The Rapper‘s 2013 well received received Acid Rap project along with his latest Coloring Book mixtape. Now,…

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Audio: Noname Gypsy, “Samaritan” Feat. Mick Jenkins

You may have heard Noname Gypsy and her memorable presence on Chance The Rapper‘s Acid Rap-featured track, “Lost.” If you haven’t then this is the perfect introduction. From the simplicity of the piano chords and the raw lyricism that Gypsy protrudes, “Samaritan” is undoubtedly a fly concoction of a Hip-Hop classic. Stream below.

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Erykah Badu, N.E.R.D, Janelle Monae, Tyler, The Creator, The Internet and More Announced for Afropunk’s Brooklyn and Atlanta Festivals

IT’S YOUR TIME BROOKLYN! OUR 2018 LINEUP IS HERE! | TICKETS: https://t.co/bkdniC2h8p | @fatbellybella @tylerthecreator, @intanetz, @Miguel, @JanelleMonae, @officialjaden, @smino, @DanielCaesar, @lolawolfband, @Twinshadow, @OfficialWillow, @IbeyiOfficial & MUCH MORE! pic.twitter.com/r2LUJdT6nT — AFROPUNK (@afropunk) March 27, 2018 Afropunk did not come to play with any of this year and not only is everyone ready to go, but…

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Ravyn Lenae Invites Us on a Trip to the Stars with ‘Midnight Moonlight’ EP

Young Chicago songstress Ravyn Lenae kicked-off her tour with poetic rapper and fellow Chicagoan Noname earlier this year, and today fans were surprised with a new six song EP. Titled Midnight Moonlight, the 18 year old continues to grace the airwaves with her soulful, raw aesthetic in what almost feels like an extension of her debut EP, Moonshoes. Midnight Moonlight is…

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Solange, Pharrell, Lil Wayne & More Announced to Perform at The 10th Annual Roots Picnic

Food, fun and music in the sun are among the wonderful things to look forward to at a legendary Roots Picnic. This year, we’re excited to add a performance from our very own Solange to our long list of things to anticipate. After diverting from years of Philadelphia tradition to hold the picnic in New York last year, The Roots will bring their…

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Solange, Frank Ocean, Tame Impala and A Tribe Called Quest Will Headline Panorama 2017

NYC’s three-day Panorama music festival returns July 28th, 29th and 30th this year. And with all the exciting lineups previously announced for 2017’s forthcoming music jamborees, it’s already hard to choose which to attend. On Friday, July 28th, our very own Solange Knowles will co-headline Panorama with Frank Ocean. Tyler The Creator, Isaiah Rashad and…

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