We spoke with the hip-hop legend one month before the release of his final album on Def Jam, 'Exit 13.'
The Chicago-based producer reinforces the need for tangible products in a digital world.
Fuck it, consider me a fan.
Two weeks after the release of his acclaimed 2009 'Burn After Rolling' mixtape, Wiz called my landline.
We caught up with the rising star at SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas.
Danny Brown, Jazz Cartier & Nolan The Ninja are helping listeners work through aggression and desperation in three very different ways.
“I wanna be LeBron and not Kwame.” —J. Cole (2009)
Remember the days of “mind your own business”? Yeah, those are long gone.
Generally speaking, there are two types of publishing deals. One of them sucks.
Everyone from Drake to Lil B has betrayed my trust.
At 39, Phonte seems to have figured out.
The XO rapper-singer is right—magazines don't provide validation, the fans do.
Yoh flew 630 miles to watch Mannywellz perform live. He ended up learning a life lesson in the process.
"What is the culture even? I don't even know what that means."
"Frat rap clearly isn’t for me, but I can respect the mission statement behind it."
"I want that to be my job."
"'PRhyme 2' is yet another dazzling bit of jump roping between title matches, sometimes flashy but always familiar."
"People recognize me on the street and I could sell out a show, but sometimes I feel like there’s nothing for me to do but stay in my room and drink and make this music."
‘In the Comfort Of’ is enveloped in prayer, hardship, overcoming, and gorgeous swaths of sound.
The video barely makes it 10 seconds before its first cringe-worthy offense.
"I know you ain't that dumb."
Hanging with Ludacris backstage after a concert is not what you think.
We agree, Snoop. It is bullshit.
The Detroit native sits down with Yoh to discuss the new PRhyme album, his next solo album, and life as veteran MC.
That is a lot of unfinished music.
DJ Premier breaks down the making of 'PRhyme 2,' his relationship with Royce da 5'9" and a nearly 30-year hip-hop career.
GRAMMY-nominated producer !llmind shares a dozen must-follow recommendations.
"...it was too soon."
Now 10 years since the series finale, we look back on how the gold standard for modern TV used music as a tool.
Two new albums are soundtracking the horrifying prospect of impending death.
We live in a day and age where we decide if we like an album before we even hear it.
It's no wonder Logic just wants to "turn up" and have fun.
The Def Jam MC continues his never-ending identity search on 'Bobby Tarantino II'
In fact, the Philly native was supposed to appear on the upcoming 'PRhyme 2.'
Nearly two decades after its release, the brilliant sequencing of ‘Life After Death’ ensures its legacy will live on forever.
Spratt shares the creatives process behind his work on 'Bobby Tarantino,' 'Everybody,' 'The Incredible True Story,' and 'Under Pressure.'