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Rap Twitter was predictably pissed last night when Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' The Heist beat out Kendrick Lamar’s critically-acclaimed Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City for the best rap album. Forunately, Macklemore realizes how much of
When the track list for the Marshall Mathers LP II dropped in August, one song title stood out—and it stayed on everyone's minds throughout the recent Eminem deluge,
We missed this, somehow, earlier today because we're horrible people. Kendrick Lamar followed up his world-shaking "Control" verse with the moment of the BET Hip-Hop
This morning, Kanye West announced that he will be going on tour this fall—marking the first time the rapper has toured solo in five
Smartly, Kendrick Lamar has kept quiet and laid low since setting the rap world ablaze with "Control." What more really needed to be said? A 20-minute
Many of New York's rap figureheads have by now tweeted reactions to Kendrick Lamar's "Control" verse, aka The Greatest Verse of the 00s, aka
Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, a team of HBCU majorettes, Remy Martin, and something called the "Ass Float" all help Robin Thicke attempt to recapture the
EVERYONE. TAKE. A. SEAT. This might just be the most significant thing to happen in hip hop hubris this year. Crowning himself "King of New
Start your morning with Snoop Loops, 2 Grainz, Rice Rickies, Jigga Jacks: the breakfast of champions.
(NOTE: Videos on this post autoplay. Plug in those headphones or you're waking up the office with "Ignition (Remix)." Which isn't the worst thing in
Even though you might not be able to get all the way to Manchester, Tennessee, you can still jam out like
Listen to the full album stream from J. Cole's new album Born Sinner, which leaked this morning.
A few scattered thoughts about the best video to come from the best rap album of 2012:
At its very core, rapping is competitive, hostile, and built on one-up manship, so Kendrick Lamar was just doing his thing when he brought this
Danny Brown is a lunatic, but the hair, four-inch teeth gap, and bananas first album XXX tipped us off to that already. What we didn't
Curtis Jackson may no longer have to die trying to get rich, but that doesn't mean he's not pulling out all the stops for his
Figures that Lorne Michaels would bring back Andy Samberg and The Lonely Island for one of the best SNL Digital Shorts in a long, long
Shut the books, head to the liquor store, stand around in the liquor store, return home, pump this.
Fans of Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City know that "Backseat Freestyle" is a vicious highlight of the album—a boastful banger that seems incongruous with the rest
Growing up, I spent a lot of time waiting for rides. Rides to soccer practice, birthday parties, other “playdates”--the ages 6-14 are really a remarkable
Here's what we're listening to today.
You wait for the weekend, but the weekend doesn't wait for you. We're here to help.
So much great music out this week, so let's get right to it, SHALL WE?!
Huge first half of the week for new music, so let's get right to it. Last night Pretty Lights dropped some new freshness. But more importantly,
Here's a extra large Valentine's Edition of Downloads of the Day for you. We've got a gang of tracks from the likes of Sato Goldschlag,