This is the calm before the storm, people; while dance clubs will always have DJs playing, the Ultra Music Festival (and the number of EDM events and festivals that follow suit) is going down next month in Miami, and with it comes a number of interesting bookings: primarily Pusha T, Waka Flocka, RiFF RAFF, Chance the Rapper, and potentially more rap acts. This isn't new, as the 2013 EDM festival circuit was filled to the brim with everyone from Snoop Dogg to 2 Chainz playing prominent EDM festivals; we're even in a situation where DJs like Flosstradamus, Diplo, Baauer, and others spin sets that cater to rap-loving fans. You know what that means, right? There's an EDM fan in your crew and UOENO... yet.
The plight of a rap fan getting bitten by the EDM bug is always an intriguing one; they have friends who might not "fuck with that shit," and will clown someone for playing Skrillex or Steve Aoki around them. We're not saying you need to diss your friends who are listening to EDM, but here are some sure signs that your homey is getting turnt to the sounds of EDM.Click to start the list