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Lil Bibby Teams With Kevin Gates On “We Are Strong”

We recently highlighted Chicago’s Lil Herb, and his rhyming partner Lil Bibby approaches Chicago rap with a similar lyrical depth. In the build up to his newest mixtape Free Crack II, Bibby released the bombastic … read more »

POSTED July 16, 2014 3:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

Watch the New Video for Lil Bibby’s Young Chop-Produced “Tired of Talkin’”

Lil Bibby, the young Chicago rapper with a ripened voice and a newly anointed XXL Freshman, has released a visual for “Tired of Talkin,’” a Young Chop-produced, talk-is-cheap anthem off his debut mixtape Free Crack. … read more »

POSTED May 14, 2014 12:25AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Lil Bibby, “Dead Or In Prison”

Free Crack, last November’s great debut mixtape from baby-faced old soul Lil Bibby, represented a subtle but important shift in young Chicago street rap, not only defying the city’s reputation as anti-lyrical, but also tweaking … read more »

POSTED April 7, 2014 4:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Video: Lil Bibby, “Water”

Finally: “Water,” the best song from Lil Bibby’s Free Crack mixtape, has a video (via Complex). Directed by Elevator, it has the husky-voiced 19-year-old guiding us through his hood and his kitchen; he looks exhausted, … read more »

POSTED March 27, 2014 3:28PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Stream: Lil Herb & Lil Bibby, “At Night”

Lil Herb and Lil Bibby, in the wake of their excellent respective solo mixtapes, link up for old times’ sake on new loosie “At Night.” Produced by the Who Did That Hit collective, it’s an … read more »

POSTED March 3, 2014 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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The FADER FORT Presented by Converse 2014 Lineup: Day 1

Next week, we’re heading down to Austin, Texas for this year’s edition of The FADER FORT Presented by Converse, our annual four-day live music experience. We’ve already said that Isaiah Rashad, The Orwells, and Jeremih … read more »

POSTED March 3, 2014 11:36AM IN Fort Artists, Featured - FADERFORT, MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: G Herbo (Lil Herb) f. Lil Bibby, “A Year Ago”

Recounting a year marked by a buzz-inciting Drake cosign and a star-making debut mixtape, Lil Bibby and Lil Herb—who’s changed his name to G Herbo—reunite on “A Year Ago.” Fitting for a song about their … read more »

POSTED January 2, 2014 3:53PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Interview: Lil Bibby

A young Chicago rapper carves out a space for himself 19-year-old Chicago rapper Lil Bibby has not yet grown out of the lil: though he speaks with the slow drawl of an older man who … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2013 2:06PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

The Things I Carry: Lil Bibby

On the heels of his excellent, sounds-like-fucking-winter Free Crack tape, Chicago’s Lil Bibby stopped through New York. He came by FADER offices for an interview, coming soon, and emptied his pockets, revealing a not-cracked phone, … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2013 4:48PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Mixtape Saturday: Lil Bibby, Rich Homie Quan, Tinashe, Trae Tha Truth

Welcome back to Mixtape Saturday, a weekly roundup of great rap tapes around the web hosted by FADER contributor Meaghan Garvey. This week, she talks about Lil Bibby’s breakout, Rich Homie Quan’s straight-faced emotionality, Tinashe’s … read more »

POSTED November 30, 2013 8:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,