Of the many great rap albums that dropped last year—and there were many—one of the brightest of the bright spots came courtesy of Noname and her quietly assured debut mixtape Telefone. We loved it, and her stature has only grown in the months since. Now she has stopped by NPR for the definitive seal of musical approval, a Tiny Desk Concert. Watch her set below.
Noname treated the crowd to a selection of Telefone tracks that included “Yesterday” and “Diddy Bop,” in addition to a medley of three other songs from the record. Revisit her mixtape in full below via Spotify:
In other music news, Mount Kimbie have shared a brand new song and video featuring their frequent collaborator James Blake. Get the scoop right here.