The Fader

5 articles

Hard to Kill

An oral history of Gucci Mane’s many rises and falls.


On the Road with Hannibal Buress, Comedy's Most Respected Slacker

A portrait of a comedian in the moment just before he becomes huge.


Who Will Survive When Migos Meets Big Data?

Migos, a young Atlanta rap trio, has decamped to a mansion outside of town to avoid trouble, ride Go-Karts, shop for $2300 backpacks, and continue their streak of red-hot singles.


Capital STEEZ: King Capital

On the sudden death of an up-and-coming rapper.


Angel So Fly

An oral history of Aaliyah.