The Evolution of Soundcloud’s Popular New Genre: Phonk

Phonk, often defined as the sound of GenZ, is an amalgamation of memphis rap and the sounds of the West Coast. Phonk music is usually accompanied by dark lyrics and an uncanny aura, a sound that the new generation seems to resonate with. It is created by putting together funky instrumentals with evergreen and nostalgic hip hop. Directly inspired by 90s rap music, this genre … Continue reading The Evolution of Soundcloud’s Popular New Genre: Phonk