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LA crooner Blxst: “No matter how ‘soft’ I may be in the music, I’ve still got a lil hood in me”

The R&B singer's mixtape 'No Love Lost' marks him as a major star in ascendance

Anuel AA & Ozuna – ‘Los Dioses’ review: Latin pop titans lock horns on massive reggaeton collab

The Puerto Rican pair evoke the partying days that many of us are missing

Nyck Caution — ‘Anywhere But Here’ review: the tenured rapper teaches you why he’s a pro in his era on sparkly debut

In a world where lyricism is now scare in rap music, Pro Era's Nyck Caution helps keep hip hop alive with this collection

The story of SoundCloud rap in 15 seminal songs

The mid to late '10s represented an era of explosive creativity on the app

Lil Boom – ‘Odessa’s Garden’ EP review: anime-obsessed Floridian rapper keeps the meme dream alive

The ascending SoundCloud star's second EP, chock full of nostalgic, cartoony sound effects, marks him as one to watch

Playboi Carti – ‘Whole Lotta Red’ review: disappointing follow-up boasts moments of brilliance

The rapper hoped to give fans a Christmas treat with this surprise release, which doesn't reach the dizzying highs he's capable of

“It might become as big as hip-hop”: the rise and rise of hyperactive subgenre glitchcore

The pounding, pixellated style has rejuvenated SoundCloud – and it's not just another fad, insist its pioneering producers

Megan Thee Stallion – ‘Good News’ review: Houston hottie exudes positivity in a difficult year

On her debut, the 25-year-old combines West Coast samples with the Southern sounds of her youth

The HeavyTrackerz – ‘TRKRZ FM’ review: a concentrated capsule of Black British excellence

The London duo veer away from their grime roots to take the temperature of UK rap