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The Key to Longevity in Music, According to Future

By DJ Z | Posted October 3, 2017
The ATL superstar gives up the key to not burning out as an artist.

Future Is the Most-Watched Rapper & It’s Made Him a Lot of Money

By DJ Z | Posted September 28, 2017
It's difficult for most artists to make a living strictly off music revenue, but Future isn't most artists.
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20 Best Hip-Hop and R&B Albums of 2017 (So Far), Ranked (Pt. 2)

By Brendan V | Posted September 19, 2017
We look forward to you voicing your complaints. Again.

Flying Lotus Can’t Stop Listening to Future

By DJ Z | Posted July 21, 2017
"Which is funny to say 'cause, you know, I don't know if I'm the biggest Future fan."

Future Pulls a Kanye, Adds a New Song to ‘HNDRXX’ Album

By DJ Z | Posted June 26, 2017
Although Kanye's influence is undeniable, he cannot take all the credit here.
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Is It Better to Release Too Much or Too Little Music in 2017?

By Matt Wilhite | Posted June 15, 2017
In an era with more freedom to release music than ever before, the timing of those releases remains a delicate, high-wire act.

Future, “Draco” & What It Means to Truly “Understand” a Beat

By Miguelito | Posted June 8, 2017
The way we connect with instrumentals is shaped by our life experiences.

Future’s “Codeine Crazy” Beat Was Originally Made for Nicki Minaj

By DJ Z | Posted June 7, 2017
We don't want to live in this alternate hip-hop universe that could have been.
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Too Much Music: How Future’s Two-Album Strategy Has Killed ‘HNDRXX’

By Yoh | Posted June 7, 2017
The album that should have topped pop charts is wasting away thanks to too much music.