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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 and rap artist. Read More
Posted 55 minutes 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 3 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Meet Paul White, Danny Brown’s Secret Weapon

The British producer has been quietly killing the game with his unique sound and extensive range. Read More
Posted about 4 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Vince Staples Took Smaller Def Jam Budget in Exchange For Creative Control

Signing to a major label can work in 2016 if you sign a smart deal. Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by DJ Z

Tubes & Torrents - Why Music Piracy Isn’t Going Away

Piracy is a problem, but it’s a symptom of a much bigger illness in the industry. Read More
Posted 5 hours ago by Brent Bradley

Danny Brown “Atrocity Exhibition” 1 Listen Album Review

Danny Brown's "Atrocity Exhibition" brings one of the most unique voices and perspectives back to rap. Read More
Posted 21 hours ago by Yoh

New Spotify Numbers Show Toronto Artists Are Running Music

Drake, Bieber and The Weeknd are putting the city on their back. Read More
Posted 22 hours ago by Tara Mahadevan

Spread Love: How Hip-Hop is Teaching Us to Love Ourselves

A new generation of artists are attempting to teach self-love. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brent Bradley

Mighty Unhealthy: Why Hip-Hop’s Wellness is an Alarming Issue

It’s time we take a serious look at the health habits of our culture. Read More
Posted one day ago by Brent Bradley

Vic Mensa Has Become the Voice for Frustrated Black Youth

The buzzing Chicago emcee encourages the youth to vote as a compliment to his more political music. Read More
Posted one day ago by Tara Mahadevan

Phonte’s Brutal Honesty About Chasing Dreams & Aging in Hip-Hop

One of hip-hop's most gracefully aging emcees opens up about getting older in this current youthful generation. Read More
Posted one day ago by Yoh

El-P Confirms #RTJ3 is “Almost Finished,” We Need This Album

With an uncertain political future in the U.S., the influence of Run The Jewels is more important now than ever before. Read More
Posted one day ago by Tara Mahadevan

3-on-3: Danny Brown’s “Atrocity Exhibition”

Three questions, three opinions. Read More
Posted one day ago by DJ Z

Drake’s “Please Forgive Me” Short Film is Problematic

The film further blurs the lines between Drake's homage or exploitation of reggae, dancehall and Afrobeat. Read More
Posted about 2 days ago by Tara Mahadevan
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