Matt Ox on Eminem: "It's a New Wave Now, It's Not on That Bars Stuff No More"
"There’s melody rap and there’s bars rap."
Donald Glover: "I Am the New Tupac in a Strange Way"
"Sometimes you have to play a role for people to understand you, even though you’re far more complex than any of that."
Anderson .Paak Says Dr. Dre Played a "Heavy Role" In Forthcoming New Album
The Free Nationals are also set to release a new album in 2018, featuring Mac Miller, Daniel Caesar and more.
Lupe Fiasco's Upcoming 'DROGAS WAVE' Is a "Long" Concept Album About American Slavery
The album is slated for release in 2018.
Meek Mill's "Dreams and Nightmares" Vaults Into Top 5 on iTunes Rap Songs Chart
"Y'all thought I was finished?"
Nas Reveals 'Illmatic' Took Him At Least Four Years to Create
"Writing the first album, you've been writing it all your life until that point."
Migos Spent No More Than “45 Minutes” Per Song on ‘Culture II', According to DJ Durel
"We'll do one song in 20 minutes."
Star-Studded 'Black Panther The Album' to Be Released on February 9
Kendrick Lamar appears on five tracks, while 2 Chainz, Anderson .Paak, Travis Scott, Vince Staples and The Weeknd all make guest appearances.
Kendrick Lamar: Going From Obama to Trump is “a Complete Mindfuck”
"It's a complete mindfuck, man. It's a complete mindfuck..."
Childish Gambino to Re-Release 2011's 'EP' on Streaming Services Tonight
'EP is the first of several older Gambino projects which will be re-released on steaming services later this year.
The GRAMMY Bump: Kendrick Lamar, SZA & More See Massive Social Media Following Increase
Breaking down gains from Cardi, Bruno and more.
Smokepurpp: "You Could Grab a Mic and Fart on That Sh*t and Go Viral"
“Honestly, like, nowadays everything is kind of a troll.”
Recording Academy President Actually Believes Women Must "Step Up" for More Opportunities
“[They need] to step up because I think they would be welcome.”
Migos 'Culture II' First-Week Sales Projection Is Strong
Only four 2017 rap albums had a better opening sales week.
Kendrick Lamar’s “HUMBLE.” Beat Was Made in “30 Minutes Tops,” According to Co-Producer
"That beat was actually one of those 20-minute beats..."
YoungBoy Never Broke Again: "If I’m Rapping in 10 Years, That Means I Didn't Do Something Right"
For some, the goal is simply to earn enough money to support themselves and their family.
Lil Xan Gives Sobering Interview on Quitting Pills: “Are People Still Going to Rock With Me?”
"It's a gift and a curse, just being sober."
Don't Feel Bad for Fetty Wap: "I'm Still Touring Off My Same Four Songs"
The "Trap Queen" hitmaker admits that despite some broken spirits along the way, he's still Fetty Wap.
JAY-Z Has Reportedly Chosen to Not Perform at GRAMMYs
The Story of No Jay.
Fabolous on Copycat Success in Rap: "Everybody Trying to Have Colorful Dreads So They Can Fit In"
"People are just trying to be successful so they're copying the last success."
Swizz Beatz on Why Migos' 'Culture' Deserves "Best Rap Album" GRAMMY: "They Are Real Writers"
"They're not just here from the internet, playing around and just got a 'cool factor.'"
"Big 2018": Eminem Returns to the Studio with Dr. Dre & Mike WiLL Made-It
If anyone can help the masses forget about "Your booty is heavy duty like diarrhea," it's Dr. Dre and Mike WiLL. Right?
Childish Gambino Reportedly Signs With RCA Records After Seven-Month Bidding War
According to our own label insider, Glover's deal was finalized in December.
Tyler, The Creator Recorded 25 Versions of "911" While Making 'Flower Boy'
"The versions aren't different types of lyrics. It's literally different beats, different melodies."