Hip Hop News & Editorials

All 54 People JAY-Z Name-Drops on ‘4:44,’ an Absurdly Detailed Investigation

By Brent Bradley | Posted June 30, 2017
Surprise: Hov’s latest album is jam-packed with references to public figures.

The Death of Trap, a Eulogy (1998 - 2015)

By Nathan S. | Posted September 16, 2015
Yesterday Trap died at the age of 17, killed like so many terms before it by adorable white people.

That Time The Weeknd Sweetly Sang About a Full Bladder

By Nathan S. | Posted September 11, 2015
Did you notice that “Often” contains one very strange line? We did.

TrapFlix & Chill: I Watched Snoop Dogg’s Amazing-Awful “Mouse Trap” Movie

By Lucas G. | Posted September 3, 2015
Snoop releases an indie flick that is a throwback to the straight to DVD, Master P, bootleg-DVD era of rap.

Key & Peele is Secretly the Best Hip-Hop Comedy Show on TV

By Brendan V | Posted August 13, 2015
If you've never seen "Rap Album Confessions" you need to watch, now.

2015, the Year Lil B Won the NBA

By Brendan V | Posted June 17, 2015
Durant is sitting at home, Harden is sitting at home, Lil B is celebrating a championship.

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