HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
6lack Shows No Signs of Slowing Down
6lack has found his lane and people are taking notice.
Saba Proves He’s a Rising Star With Big Plans for Pivot Gang
Saba's known for melodic flows and cadences, but his skills as a producer have also put him on the map.
Travis Scott Searches for Happiness While Creating His ‘AstroWorld’ Album
Travis Scott is just an artist trying to thrive and survive, and continues to search for happiness while creating his third album, AstroWorld.
Diss Tracks Have Come a Long Way But Not Without Big Changes in the Digital Age
Diss tracks aren't what they used to be.
20 Of The Best Rap Outros
We all know how that it’s important how you start an album or mixtape, but how you finish it is equally vital to the success of any project. The final song, or “Outro” if you will, is the conclusion. It’s the last piece to the puzzle the ar…
15 Rap Songs That Shout Out New Jersey
New Jersey often gets a bad rap—pun intended. To some it’s the sixth borough of New York City, but to others, the Garden State is the home of the Jersey Shore and we all watched how well that unfolded on MTV. Contrary to polarizing opinions, New Jersey is much more than the sum…
20 Of Hip-Hop’s Fastest Rappers
Years back, there was a commercial for toys called Micro Machines, and the announcer talked so fast that you couldn’t catch a single word that he said. Maybe that was his shtick, and he was actually telling everyone the cars were so small that you could choke on them if you accidenta…
The 15 Most Slept-On Rap Crew Members Of The Moment
The phrase “Slept-On” often sounds like a misnomer when you’re dealing with artists on the come up. Of course they’re “Slept-On,” when they haven’t even broken yet. However, hip-hop has a long his…
The 15 Current Kings Of Ad-Libs
Imagine a hip-hop song without a single ad-lib, just straight rhyming for three minutes and 30 seconds without a single pause for a laugh or a cool catch phrase. Sounds pretty uneventful, right? Ad-libs are as much a fiber in the fabric of rap as the actual rapping itself...
50 Cent’s 25 Best Recent Guest Appearances
Throughout the tenure of 50 Cent’s career, he’s jumped on quite a few tracks. As the leader of G-Unit, there was always someone in the camp looking for a hot 16 from Fif. Add to that 50 Cent’s friends outside of his crew often needed some lyrical assis…