Hip Hop News & Editorials

Can a “True Artist” Keep Making the Same Music? Logic Says No (We Disagree)

By DJ Z | Posted October 17, 2017
Are Future and Gucci Mane not true artists?
Tags: Logic, Opinion

Mick Jenkins Set to Release ‘Another Mickstape’ Before the End of October

By DJ Z | Posted October 17, 2017
Mixtape Mick set to return before the end of the month.

From J. Cole to Nas, How Hip-Hop’s Best Use Storytelling to Flip Our Perspective

By Yoh | Posted October 17, 2017
The list of hip-hop artists who have used songs as a vehicle for incredible, out of the box storytelling is endless.

9th Wonder & TDE Artist SiR Have Recorded a 12-Track Album

By DJ Z | Posted October 17, 2017
"We've done songs with Ab[-Soul], we've done songs with other people on the [TDE] team, like, I have an album with SiR."

Offset Shines Brightest Outside Migos’ Tall Shadow

By Matt Wilhite | Posted October 17, 2017
Offset hasn’t just proven he can handle himself away from Migos; he’s proven he’s a force to be reckoned with.
Tags: Offset, Opinion

I Wrote the Script for Biggie’s ‘Life After Death’ Movie

By John Noire | Posted October 17, 2017
"Feet running. Wheels rolling. Blood dripping on the floor..."

Holding Back Tears: Rap’s Role in Redefining Black Masculinity

By CineMasai | Posted October 17, 2017
Black men have varied experiences and perspectives, but our insecurities no longer need to be buried.

How One Major Label Executive Is Discovering & Developing New Artists

By DJ Z | Posted October 16, 2017
"Too many of today's 'artists' focus on socials instead of music."

Pusha T Originally Had Seven Verses on Kanye’s ‘MBDTF’

By DJ Z | Posted October 16, 2017
To finish all seven, Pusha skipped basketball every day and stopped eating breakfast with everybody.

A$AP Rocky Believes Not Being a Role Model Makes Him the Best Role Model

By DJ Z | Posted October 16, 2017
This actually makes... sense.

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