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Black Thought Teases Some Producers On The Roots’ “End Game” Album

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June 20th, 2017

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The Roots are bringing in elite talent for their next LP. In a new interview, Black Thought revealed that 9th Wonder and Salaam Remi are set to produce tracks on The Roots’ upcoming End ......

Ruck Returns: Sean Price’s Posthumous Album Gets A Release Date

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June 20th, 2017

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The Hip Hop community suffered a major blow in August 2015 when Sean Price unexpectedly passed away in his sleep. Luckily for fans, the beloved MC recorded a lot of material before his untimely ......

The Game Defends “All Eyez On Me” Amid Harsh Criticism

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June 20th, 2017

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Opinions about the newly-released All Eyez On Me biopic has been about as varied as Young Thug’s vocal range, swinging from malicious to celebratory. Some of Hip Hop’s most influential names have ...

Bronx Street Named After Big Pun Closer To Becoming Reality

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May 31st, 2017

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A group of community members in New York City have their sights set on the immortalization of another Hip Hop icon. The Bronx’s News 12 reports that a group of residents in the borough want to ......

Nas & Lauryn Hill Reunite For North American Fall Tour

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May 31st, 2017

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Nas and Lauryn Hill first collaborated in 1996 on the classic track “If I Ruled the World (Imagine That).” Twenty years later, the two are joining forces again and embarking on a joint North ......

Ice Cube Confirms “Last Friday” Movie Officially In The Works

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May 19th, 2017

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The inimitable Ice Cube stopped by The Late Late Show with James Corden on Tuesday (May 16), where he sat down with the British host and singer Jason Derulo to discuss music, Cube’s BIG3 ......

Kool G Rap Will Never Include Rappers Who Use Ghostwriters In His Top 5

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May 19th, 2017

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Younger artists and fans may be more forgiving of ghostwriting in Hip Hop, but it is still viewed as a cardinal sin by the O.Gs of the game. During an appearance on Shade 45’s Sway in the ......

Royce Da 5’9 & DJ Premier Are In the Studio Finishing “PRhyme 2”

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May 19th, 2017

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PRhyme‘s self-titled debut was, by all accounts, a classic. Subsequently, the duo — Detroit rapper Royce Da 5’9 and legendary producer DJ Premier — earned a nod for Album Of The Year in the 2014 ......

Book Giveaway: The Untold Story Of Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Tupac Shakur & The Birth Of West Coast Rap

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May 10th, 2017

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Here’s your chance to win a signed paperback copy of Ben Westhoff’s “Original Gangstas: The Untold Story of Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Tupac Shakur, and the Birth of West Coast Rap.” The ......

Kool G Rap Prepping “Return Of The Don” Album Produced Entirely By MoSS

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May 10th, 2017

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From a technical standpoint, not too many MCs have the lyrical versatility of Kool G Rap. The godfather of Mafioso rap has been on hiatus for most of the decade, having just one full-length ......

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