On Migos and the exhaustion that comes with empathy

My gut reaction to any perceived attack on black folks is protection. Even at the expense of my own mental and emotional well-being. That’s what I felt when I first read what the members of, currently, one of my favorite hip-hop groups Migos had to say in response to fellow rapper Makonnen’s coming out in . . .

Dab of Ranch
New Music Feb 10  |  

Migos releases the studio version of “Dab of Ranch”

A few months ago, footage of Migos in the studio working on a jingle for their new rap snacks, “Dab of Ranch,” surfaced. In the video, Takeoff introduces the snacks then Quavo steals the spotlight and starts rapping with extreme enthusiasm. Even though I thought it would never be a real song, I was wrong. . . .


Migos – ‘Culture’ (Album Stream)

The long awaited, heavily anticipated Culture album from Migos is here. It’s a 13 track effort with lead singles like “Bad and Boujee” featuring Lil Uzi Vert, “T Shirt“, and “What The Price.” Enjoy appearances from DJ Khaled, Lil Uzi Vert,  Gucci Mane, 2 Chainz, and Travis Scott. Stream Culture below and download your own copy of the LP . . .

what the price
New Music Jan 20  |  

Migos – “What The Price”

Migos are inching closer and closer to their debut album release. Now, they share their new single, “What The Price.” They serve trap ballad flare laced with electric guitar licks and low passed paino keys. Listen below and pre-order Culture via iTunes before it arrives on January 27th.


Migos puts in work in snowy mountains for the “T-Shirt” music video

Atlanta’s Migos recently announced the date for the forthcoming C U L T U R E LP and follow it up with the release of the official “T-Shirt” music video. Dressed head to toe in the finest winter gear and seemingly inspired by The Revenant, Quavo, Takeoff, and Offset take to snow-covered mountain tops to bring . . .

New Music Nov 28  |  

Migos – “Show’ll Is” (Prod. by Murda Beatz)

As fans wait for the trio’s Culture album, Migos drop “Show’ll Is” which originally debuted on OVO Sound Radio. Listen to the Murda Beatz-produced track below. C U L T U R E — MIGOS™ (@Migos) November 27, 2016

Bad and Boujee
New Music Oct 31  |  

Migos – “Bad and Boujee” ft. Lil Uzi Vert (Video)

Migos returns with an official video for their “Bad and Boujee” single, featuring Lil Uzi Vert. The track is produced by Metro Boomin and will find a home on their No Label 3 project, which is expected to drop later today. The video, directed by Daps, is everything you expect it to be. There are . . .

New Music Oct 18  |  

Migos – “Pull Up”

Pull up. Hop out. Shut up! Amidst frustrations to have the CULTURE LP released, Migos return with a new track titled, “Pull Up.” It’s no nonsense on the Nawfside and Migos are here to stunt, take your girl, and get their bread up. Stay tuned to find out if “Pull Up” ends up as the . . .

hands on it
New Music Sep 16  |  

TWRK recruits Migos, Sage The Gemini, and Sayyi for “Hands On It”

The production duo, TWRK, drops “Hands On It” in time to turn up the weekend. They bring in Migos, Sage The Gemini, and Sayyi for a collaboration that blends the elements of EDM and southern trap with ease. Listen and get the party started below. Also, grab the single on iTunes.

New Music Aug 22  |  

Rich The Kid & Migos link to run up a “Check”

We get a taste of Streets On Lock 5 from Atlanta’s Rich The Kid & Migos. Label mates, Rich The Kid and Migos are in project mode with Streets On Lock 5 on the way. This time they bring us a flex-worthy track on “Check”. SOL5 will drop on September 16th. Listen to “Check” below. We bout to . . .

New Music Aug 22  |  

Migos collab with Young Thug for “Cocoon” (Remix)

With No Label 3 and Streets On Lock 5 on the  horizon, Migos link with Young Thug (or is it No, My Name Is Jeffrey) for an official remix of “Cocoon”. The frequent collaborators ooze Atlanta swagger all over the Cheeze Beatz production. “This is a gift for fans, Young Thug’s birthday just passed, and we . . .

New Music Aug 18  |  

Migos – “Where”

Migos come through with a new hard hitting trap cut, “Where”, courtesy of Toronto’s Murda Beatz. Whether it’s the cash, bags, or the work, they need it right now; no questions asked. Streets On Lock 5 is on the way. Listen to “Where” below. Streets on lock 5 sooooo crazy✔️ pic.twitter.com/Po4vgQNfKj — MIGOS™ (@Migos) August 17, . . .

look alive
New Music Jul 31  |  

Rae Sremmurd & Migos connect for “Look Alive” (Remix)

After recently teasing the collaboration, Swae Lee, Slim Jxmmi, Quavo, Offset, and Takeoff take flight on the “Look Alive” remix. Rae Sremmurd ft Migos – Look Alive (Remix) on the way pic.twitter.com/ThwW17wLhV — HIP HOP FACTS (@DailyRapFacts) July 29, 2016 As they continue to push the single for their upcoming album, an official remix with . . .

New Music Jul 12  |  

Migos and Gucci Mane collab for “Now”

Atlanta’s Migos recruit the trap godfather, Gucci Mane, for a new single called “Now”. It’s an uptempo, in your face southern trap banger courtesy of Sonny Digital. It’s a quick follow up after their recently released 3 Way EP and is slated to appear on the upcoming No Label 3 project. Also, Gucci Mane’s Everybody Looking drops July . . .

3 way
New Music Jul 8  |  

Migos – ‘3 Way’ (EP)

Almost out of nowhere, save for a tweet looking for a graphic designer, Migos drop their new 3 Way EP virtually out of nowhere. Need a Dope Graphics Designer ASAP!!! — MIGOS™ (@Migos) July 7, 2016 The 5-track project features only Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta, but receives major production contribution from Zaytoven, Cassisu Jay, Ricky Racks, . . .