Editors’ Notes Step into the world of Barrington Hendricks and what you get is energy: raw, weird, manic energy. A child of the internet in all its dizzying interconnectedness (JPEGMAFIA, c’mon), Hendricks has become one of the most progressive voices in 2010s rap, embracing a schizoid style that flips between ’90s R&B, electro-punk, and warped boom-bap, changing voice and persona so violently you forget that there’s only one brain behind the sound. Not exactly stuff to mellow out with. But how do you forge a sword if not with fire? Buckle up—here’s the best of JPEGMAFIA.