It's obvious at this point that Young Thug is rap's most eccentric character. He sounds like no one else, flows like no one else, and dresses like no one else. But the allure of Thug's weirdness isn't simply that he's different.
Nicki Minaj certainly had two of the biggest event videos in recent memory. "Anaconda" managed to smash VEVO records for most streams in a day upon its release, shooting the previously lukewarm single to the number 2 spot.
Denaun recently dropped the video for "Told Y'all," the lead single off his 6-track upcoming EP sTuFf In My BaCkPaCk, which brings on exclusively dope rappers for features -- Royce da 5'9", Rapsody, Phonte, Pharoahe Monch, and more.
The first video off Heems' latest album Eat Pray Thug stars Eric Andre and Hannibal Burress. If you're familiar with Adult Swim's two leading comedians, then you'll be prepared for the hilarious weirdness that ensues on "Sometimes".
Many hip-hop stars adorn the soundtrack to the film Furious 7, which just had a record-breaking weekend at the box office. Among those is Wiz Khalifa, who collaborated with young pop singer Charlie Puth on "See You Again".
Danny Seth's signature tag "The British are coming" couldn't be more on-point. By now, you might know Skepta, Stormzy, or any of the other grime MCs who joined Kanye on stage during "All Day", but do you know Danny Seth?
Alex Faith is a young rapper out of Atlanta who's a part of the Collision crew and label. Alex's raps center around his faith in God, but beyond Christian rap, he uses his music to inspire himself, those around him, and the city of Atlanta.
"Cell Boomin" is off Maxo Kream's recent mixtape MAXO 187, which put the young Houston rapper on the map. For the video, though, he gets Atlanta's Father to join in, making the track that much better.
GoldLink put out "Sober Thoughts" last May, and a year later we get a video to go with the Kaytranada-produced track. If you've seen "When I Die" or "Ay Ay", you know GoldLink has some of the freshest visuals around, though you may never have seen his face.
South Central's Jay 305 is back with a video for his latest DJ Mustard-produced "Thuggin". "Thuggin" has that typical Mustard club-bangin' feel from the get go, though it plays with a more gangstafied edge than his poppier productions.
Action Bronson's Mr. Wonderful drops in two days (March 23), and to up the hype, Bronson gives us a behind the scenes look at the upcoming video for the single "Baby Blue", which features Chance the Rapper.
Recently, news has been circulating of a Drake film called "Homecoming: The Lost Footage." A trailer surfaced for the film, which consists of footage from a 2009 concert at Toronto's Sound Academy, documenting a pre-Young Money Drizzy.