Hip Hop News & Editorials

Ski Mask the Slump God Wishes He’d Been Told “Rap Would Be This Hard”

By DJ Z | Posted October 20, 2017
"I have so much to do...[it's] difficult."

The Worst NBA Players Turned Rappers Awards

By Matt Wilhite | Posted October 20, 2017
From Kobe to LeBron to Ron Artest—this is the best of the worst of NBA rap.

Snoh Aalegra’s Debut Album ‘FEELS’ Bends Space and Time

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted October 20, 2017
A record to live and grow with, one that will continue to surprise you and connect with you from week one to week 52.

An Interview About Next-Level Hip-Hop Visuals With EarthGang & J.I.D’s Video Director

By Yoh | Posted October 20, 2017
If you aren't watching the videos, you're only getting half the experience.

Future & Young Thug ‘SUPER SLIMEY’ 1 Listen Album Review

By Yoh | Posted October 20, 2017
Future and Thug’s 'SUPER SLIMEY' isn’t very super, but it is an event.

Remember Redman’s House From ‘MTV Cribs’? He Still Lives There

By DJ Z | Posted October 19, 2017
"That's what the hell I live in."
Tags: Redman, Brief

A Rapper Named Lil Xan Talks About His Painful Xanax Addiction & Recovery

By DJ Z | Posted October 19, 2017
“I was lucky to get off that shit.”
Tags: Opinion

Anderson .Paak Has a New Single Produced by Jahlil Beats

By DJ Z | Posted October 19, 2017
"It’s a different vibe, too. It’s a hard record. He’s going to shock y’all."

Beat Break: Jahlil Beats Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs

By Andy James | Posted October 19, 2017
The Roc Nation producer breaks down his beats for Bobby Shmurda's "Hot N*gga," Meek Mill's "I'ma Boss" and more.

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