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“Out of This World” with Mykki Blanco Documentary Series is a Must See!

I don’t know Mykki Blanco personally, but I’m always proud of the work he does and his voice in the LGBTQ community. But more than that, his voice in the world, it’s needed. Breaking boundaries and slapping heterosexuals world in the face with truth and information. “I was in Africa for the first time,” says Mykki […]

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“Hideaway” Is Mykki Blanco’s Artful Exploration of HIV Stigma

Rapper, performance artist, and activist Mykki Blanco released her debut studio album, ‘Mykki,’ in late 2016. Now, in collaboration with director Daisy Zhou, she’s turning a standout track, “Hideaway,” into an artful examination of the effect of HIV stigma on romantic partnerships on the occasion of National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Video from W magazine

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Mykki Blanco Shares His Pain in New Single “Loner”

Above photo: Mykki Blanco and Jean Deaux Mykki Blanco shares new song, “Loner,” about ‘a universal feeling of not feeling worthy enough.’ “‘Loner’ is a song about misunderstanding,” Blanco explains in a press release, “And more than misunderstanding, it’s a song about a universal feeling of not feeling worthy enough, not feeling good enough. We as a human […]

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Mykki Blanco Shares Wild “Coke White, Starlight” | Listen Here

“Coke White, Starlight” is produced by Jeremiah Meece New Mykki Blanco music from the debut Dogfood Music Group release C-ORE, out September 18 on DMG / !K7. Order / stream C-ORE: lnk.to/MykkiBlancoC-ORE C-ORE is a new collaborative project comprised of Mykki Blanco, Yves Tumor, PsychoEgyptian and Violence. These multidisciplinary artists combine to deliver a cohesive album […]

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New Music by Mykki Blanco “Booty Bamboo”: Listen Here

  “Mykki Blanco has released a new song “Booty Bamboo.” Produced by Amnesia Scanner, the upbeat dance cut captures Blanco’s feisty attitude on the microphone. “Booty Bamboo” serves as a teaser for Blanco’s upcoming work in 2014. Before then, celebrate New Year’s Eve with Mykki at Gramercy Theatre in New York on December 31. Blanco will be accompanied by Ian Isiah, Jungle Pussy, DJ Rashad, La’fem Ladosha, DJ […]

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Mykki Blanco’s Happy Birthday Song to Madonna is Fucking Scary: Watch

Scares the shit right out of me! “To celebrate Madonna Louise Ciccone’s 55th birthday, NOWNESS presents a very special message from notorious Harlem rapper and performance artist, Mykki Blanco. The Lil’ Kim-inspired alter-ego of Michael David Quattlebaum Jr., Blanco is the hyper-sexualized, underground hip-hop siren who counts a film collaboration with MOCAtv and a book […]

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Mykki Blanco’s New EP “Betty Rubble: The Initiation” : Listen

  Spin Magazine reports: Mykki Blanco’s Betty Rubble: The Initiation — the follow-up EP to last fall’s excellent, mixtape-era Weezy-like Cosmic Angel: The Illuminati Prince/ss, is an excellent example of testing boundaries. Here, Mykki stretches his already elastic personality even further, in just half the time. Don’t fret, Hot 97-freestyle-gone-totally-askew mania can still be found on “Angggry Byrdz” and “David Blaine Bitches.” […]

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Brand Spanking New Music Video by Mykki Blanco for ‘Feeling Special’

As part of the District MTV ethos is very much about supporting young emerging artists as part of the ‘District MTV x …’ initiative, districtmtv.co.uk have collaborated with Mykki on his forthcoming video, “Feeling Special”, directed by Danny Sangra. “Feeling Special” from Mykki Blanco’s debut EP Betty Rubble: The Initiation is out May 21. Follow Mykki Blanco on Twitter and Facebook […]

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You Need to Know Mykki Blanco the Gender Ninja

  I am sorry but, if you are living in 2013 like the rest of us, you need to know Mykki Blanco. Check out the Village Voice‘s piece on Mykki and take notes! “Who fucks up two full rides?” Michael Quattlebaum Jr. is sitting in the kitchen of his manager’s apartment in Williamsburg one cold Sunday morning, drinking a beet juice and wearing sweats. […]

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New Music: Mykki Blanco Drops Official Music Video for “Kingpinning”

Break me off a piece of that  Mykki! Spin reports: “Kingpinning” is a positively ferocious track from New York’s Mykki Blanco, a “fast-rapping MC who reaches the wigged-out heights of Lil Wayne at his mid-2000s creative peak” while actually wearing a wig, as Brandon Soderberg wrote in our Breaking Out profile on the rising artist. Blanco’s most recent […]