Entries tagged with "Editors Picks"

What Does It Mean to Be An “Indie” Rapper in 2016?

Chance is doing deals with Apple and spending $250K on shows without a major label - so is he still indie? Read More
Posted 18 hours ago by Nathan S.

The Best Songs That Didn’t Make The Album Because of Samples

From "Control" to the brand new "Grown Ass Kid," you could make a classic hip-hop album from the dopeness that an uncleared sample killed. Read More
Posted one day ago by Lucas G.

Epic Records Tried to Help Bobby Shmurda Escape New York, He Refused

Bobby Shmurda's life changed but he failed to change his surroundings. Read More
Posted one day ago by Yoh

In Defense of Producers Leasing & Shopping Beats

Music's a cutthroat business, and no one's got the knife pressed to their throats more than producers. Read More
Posted one day ago by Nathan S.

Unearthed Phife Dawg Interview Tells the Inside Story of Tribe’s Break Up

A long lost Phife interview gives us new insight into the hip-hop legend's life and the break up of Tribe. Read More
Posted 2 days ago by Lucas G.

This Woman Cleared the Samples on Your Favorite Album, Here’s How

We connected with a 25 year industry veteran, who has worked with Drake, Kendrick and more, to break down the business of clearing a sample. Read More
Posted 3 days ago by Lucas G.

Post Malone Enters the Pink Starburst Stage of His Career

Post Malone flipped a SoundCloud hit into a place in the hip-hop game. Now what? Read More
Posted 3 days ago by Yoh

Confirmed: Biggie Was Rapping About Drinking Grape Juice on “Big Poppa”

For decades hip-hop heads have wondered if Biggie's "Welch's grape" was grape jelly? Soda? Juice? We finally have our answer. Read More
Posted 3 days ago by Nathan S.

Mainstream Radio’s Not Playing Your Indie Hip-Hop, Deal With It

Hey indie artists, Hot 97's not going to play your shit. Stop trying and stop complaining about it. Read More
Posted 6 days ago by Nathan S.
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