Quality Control

Quality Control “Disposable” is one of the most frustrating terms music critics tend to overuse. It suggests that the music itself determines its worth to the listener, as if the listener doesn’t have any agency in whether or not they like what they hear. It mischaracterizes the relationship between the creator, the product, and the […]

Divie Moss Quality Control is a tastemaking label in the hip-hop community with a roster that includes Migos, Lil Yachty, City Girls, Lil Baby, and others. Since its inception in 2013, the Atlanta label has had an exclusive focus on hip-hop artists, but now the label has made some history by signing its first non-hip-hop […]

Quality Control Music The City Girls philosophy, such as it is, is simple: As summed up by the chorus on “Trap Star,” it’s to “f*ck him ’til he broke… then I dash off.” There’s beauty in that kind of simplicity. It’s uncomplicated, straightforward, and honest. What you see is what you get. That’s the way […]

[embedded content] Share This Video Cardi B and City Girls are a match made in booty-gyrating heaven on their extra-energetic ‘Twerk‘ remix. With City Girls dropping Girl Code, their sophomore album under Quality Control Music today — the label which also doubles as Cardi B’s management team after she made a switch earlier this year […]

Quality Control Music/Motown/Capitol Records City Girls released their debut album, Period, only six months ago, but even with a member currently locked up, they’re already gearing up for the release of their sophomore follow-up, Girl Code. In fact, not only is the second album already completed and ready to roll out, it’s scheduled for release […]

Quality Control Music Poor Lil Yachty. When he showed up on the scene with his Lil Boat mixtape in spring of 2016, he had all the makings of a star. He was colorful, optimistic, distinctive, and instantly resonated with young fans of the burgeoning cloud rap scene with his self-proclaimed “bubblegum trap.” There was just […]

Getty Image There are few rap crews repping as hard for their hometown as Quality Control (QC) is for Atlanta right now. With Migos, Lil Yachty, and Lil Baby in tow, the squad is fully carrying the torch for the New Atlanta off the strength of projects like Culture II, Lil Boat 2 and Lil […]

[embedded content] Share This Video Lil Baby released his Harder Than Ever mixtape earlier this year off the strength of his “Yes Indeed” single with Drake. Then he embarked on a Harder Than Ever tour this summer. Now, thanks to Quality Control Records, you have the chance to get to know Lil Baby more than […]

[embedded content] Share This Video Miami rap duo City Girls are having a moment right now, fueled in part by their star-making guest appearance on Drake’s runaway hit single “In My Feelings.” However, their buzz was already reaching a fever pitch before he scooped them up, thanks to their rambunctious, irresistible debut, Period, out now […]

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