HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
20 of the Best Q-Tip Songs
Here's a look at some of Q-Tip's best songs in his career as a solo artist.
20 Rappers Who Pay Homage to Hip-Hop Pioneer Kool Herc in Their Lyrics
As a salute to Kool Herc, check out the rappers showing respect to the godfather in their songs throughout the years.
20 of the Best Lyrics From Talib Kweli and Styles P’s ‘The Seven’ EP
XXL highlights 20 of the best lines from Talib Kweli and Styles P's seven-song collaborative EP, 'The Seven.'
They. Stand Out From the Pack With ‘Nu Religion: Hyena’
In a sea of laid-back R&B with hip-hop-infused new school sounds, They. manage to stand out from the rest on their debut album, 'Nu Religion: Hyena.'
20 of the Best Beats Produced by Erick Sermon
We've taken the liberty of digging through Erick Sermon's discography and compiling 20 of the best records he ever produced.
20 of the Best Big Boi Songs
XXL highlights 20 of Big Boi's best songs as a solo artist.
20 of the Best Cam’ron Songs
XXL digs through Cam'ron's expansive solo catalog to highlight 20 of his best songs.
20 of the Best Fabolous Songs
We've taken a ride through Fabolous' discography and put together a list of his top 20 songs.
Aaron Cohen Can’t Be Stopped on New Song ‘Cake Up’
Aaron Cohen drops a tasty appetizer of what he has cooked up for the next 365 days with his new song "Cake Up."
20 Newer Rappers Freestyling Over Classic Beats
From Young M.A to Lil Yachty and more, XXL puts together a great playlist of new school rappers spitting on classic instrumentals.