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Lyor Cohen Leaves 300 For YouTube, YouTube is Clueless

The veteran record executive is street smart, but how will that play in the tech world? Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by Bob Lefsetz

Holy Sh*t You Need to Hear Jidenna Freestyle on Funkmaster Flex

We had no idea the "Classic Man" singer was this nice. Read More
Posted 9 hours ago by Brent Bradley

J Dilla’s Legacy is an Example of Artist Celebration Done Right

Never has J Dilla’s legacy felt sullied by greed, drama, or any other pitfalls found in other artists’ careers post-mortem. Read More
Posted about 10 hours ago by Brent Bradley

3-on-3: Kid Cudi “Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’”

Three questions, three opinions. Read More
Posted 11 hours ago by DJ Z

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, But an André 3000 Comeback Seems Imminent

The original ATLien is showing all the signs of a full-fledged leap back into music. Read More
Posted about 12 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Dave East on the Intersection of Fatherhood & Hip-Hop: “I Gotta Have a Filter”

The East Harlem, New York native is now signed to Def Jam, but his approach to music is changing. Read More
Posted 13 hours ago by DJ Z

Young Thug is the Prince of Hip-Hop

Thugger’s role in hip-hop resembles that of the Purple One more and more each day. Read More
Posted about 15 hours ago by Brent Bradley

D.R.A.M. on How Life’s Changed: “For The Next Six Months, I Have Two Free Days”

The rising star breaks down the difference between being actually busy and fake grinding on social media. Read More
Posted about 16 hours ago by DJ Z

Juicy J’s “Ballin” Single “Featuring” Kanye is an Exercise in Unmet Expectations

Juicy J and Kanye on the same track is a guaranteed banger, right? Wrong. Read More
Posted one day ago by DJ Z

Strange Music & Monster Energy Announce Winner of Tech N9ne’s Warrior Built Contest

The winner will be flown to Kansas City to record a new version of the indie superstar's "P.T.S.D." single. Read More
Posted one day ago by DJ Z

André 3000 to Deliver Huge Co-Sign to $ilk Money on “DECEMBA” Remix

The Richmond rapper's profile is going to reach a new level on Thursday. Read More
Posted one day ago by DJ Z

From a Symbol of Wealth to a Symbol of Disgust: Donald Trump In Rap Music

Donald Trump running for President has changed his relationship with hip-hop artists. Read More
Posted one day ago by Yoh

The Weeknd We Knew is Dead & Gone In Evolutionary “Starboy” Video

The Daft Punk-assisted lead single gets a sleek, powerful visual to match. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brent Bradley
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