The scale in rap is balancing out, if talent is your sole barometer. As Drake’s star continued to rise, Kendrick Lamar seamlessly blended jazz with funk and soul music on a major label album, and Future evolved into the street’s favorite trap star, many of rap’s most compelling narratives of 2015 lived in the underground.
Wiz Khalifa didn’t have a humble bone in his body the day he recorded his braggadocios new cut “King of Everything.”
Comeback season is in full effect for legendary songstress Janet Jackson, who returns with her latest single “BURNITUP!,” featuring fellow legend Missy Elliott.
It’s all systems go for The Game, who’s readying The Documentary 2 for an October 9 release date.
OVO Sound Radio has provided plenty of gems in just two episodes, exposing listeners to material from OVO newcomer Roy Wood$’ upcoming Exis EP in the process.
XXL magazine has their specific criteria on what constitutes a Freshman or not–and that’s perfectly fine. But that doesn’t always mean their selections don’t result in polarizing discussion that highlight a lot of questionable picks.
Chief Keef orchestrates a posse cut of epic proportions on the “Faneto (Remix),” which features fellow Chicago rappers Lil Bibby, Lil Herb, and King Louie.
It’s a movie whenever Chicago rappers, and more importantly friends, Lil Bibby and G Herbo (aka Lil Herb) connect on wax. Today, the duo deliver a clip for “Ain’t Heard Bout You.”