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Thursday's sterling rap showcase is back in a new form!
Nur-D is having a social media world tour and helping local artists along the way!
SUAR and Pimento Kitchen Partner with Minnesota Black Chamber of Commerce for Thirsty Island Thursdays!
Join Go 95.3 for a warm up with Thirsty Island Thursdays during Shut Up and Rap!
Join us for the Shut Up and Rap Season Ten Finale at, Pimento Kitchen!
Join Auggie 5000 for SUAR: Elite in the Ring at ZPC!
Your chance to perform at Soundset 2019!
Starting Thursday The Pourhouse in Uptown is the place to Go!
FruitPunchLoverBoy takes a victory lap after his historic win!
#ShutUpAndRap alumni Tay the Air Nomad guests with Twin City Tone!
Binge-watch all of our previous Shut Up and Rap performances here!
Season 5 #ShutUpAndRap finalist MPLS Drew nails a one-take video!
Congrats to our winner and all of our finalists!
Looking back on the Season One Finale of Shut Up and Rap at last year's Fair!
Prof will help judge our Season 5 Shut Up & Rap Finale!
Go 95.3's local music reporter Sophia Khori is back with this season's 5 rising artists that you need to be keeping up with.
Go 95.3's Shut Up and Rap legend Ner-D reflects on how he made it to Soundset.
Go 95.3's guest judge for Soundset's Shut Up and Rap - Mega Ran, along with K-Murdock join Chaz Kangas to discuss gamin', wrasslin' and hip-hop.
This Thursday, artists will compete for the last chance to perform on the Soundset stage.
Go 95.3's Sophia Khori brings you a slice of the local hip-hop youth movement for this spring.
Which is better: the 2008 single that set the tone for '808s and Heartbreak' or the gothic novella that set the bar for literary duality?
What happens when Alexa loses her voice?
Run the Jewels will headline this mega-party at Myth.
Photos by Mike Madison All summer long, Go 95.3 has been hosting a weekly open mic showcase at Modist Brewing called Shut Up and Rap, and we finally crowned our winner at the State Fair last week! With the help of special guest judges like Prof, Mr. Peter Parker and Auggie 5000 sent one lucky […]
Lately it’s as if Minnesota hip-hop and R&B artists are trying to one up the weather with all the heat that they’re bringing. We’ve gathered up a range of tracks released recently by local artists that are ready to be added to your summer playlist. Read on and click play to hear a sampling of […]