vince staples

Long Beach, Calif. native Vince Staples is partnering up with a local YMCA to launch a tech-based institute for neighborhood youth.

Wale has been firing on all cylinders as he prepares his upcoming S.H.I.N.E. (Still Here Ignoring Negative Energy), which arrives later this year. Today, he debuts a new song titled “Her Wave.”

Troy Ave‘s shooting is messing everybody’s money up. Live Nation has announced that they are postponing New York City shows for Joey Bada$$, Mac Miller, YG and Vince Staples as a measure of caution.

Here it is, the moment we’ve (read: this writer) been waiting for. Readying his Layers album for an April 15 release, Royce Da 5’9 premieres the title track, featuring rap heavyweights Pusha T and Rick Ross.

Vince Staples isn’t one to hold his opinions to himself—even if it means biting the hand that put some money in his bank account. The Def Jam rapper decided there was no better time to sh*t on Spotify than while performing at a Spotify event. 

Vince Staples and his rise to notoriety is still underway as he remains one of the exciting young Hip-Hop prospects to emerge in some time. Sitting down with Tyler, The Creator, one of the veteran voices of the genre’s youth movement, Staples shares his views on how people from his part of the world discover […]

Yams Day united a bevy of rap’s most notable rising talent, and one week later, A$AP Rocky provides some more quality vibes via a handful of free releases.

The Creed soundtrack has gotten a lot light now that the film is in theaters. Today’s Wired Tracks highlights ” ” a standout record featuring Childish Gambino, Vince Staples and Jhené Aiko.

Vince Staples’ adolescence and all the uninformed opinions that come with it has made the young MC an overnight media darling. The Long Beach, California native’s critically acclaimed debut album, Summertime ’06, only peaked at No. 39 on the Billboard Charts but the candid nature of his interviews has been garnering the burgeoning artist much […]

Two key components of Def Jam’s past and present in Noreaga and Vince Staples exchanged barbs on the disagreeable end thanks to a recently conducted interview the latter artist did with TIME.

Vince Staples just might be the most refreshingly honest rapper in the game right now, and if you’re not following him on Twitter then you’re doing it all wrong. The Long Beach, Calif. rapper displayed some of that straight talk he’s become known for in a recent interview in where he had some choice words […]

If you fux with Vince Staples, you know the Long Beach rapper with the gift of gab is unfiltered when delivering his opinions. The Def Jam rapper recently took to Twitter to call out “fake hip hop heads.”