HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
Sean Price Lives on Through His Lyrics on Posthumous ‘Imperius Rex’ Album
'Imperius Rex' is a worthy entry into the Sean Price canon, and proof that his voice will still live on in hip-hop well after his untimely passing.
Amine’s Versatility Shines on ‘Good for You’ Album
Wielding his wide-ranging skillset throughout the album’s 15 songs, Portland’s great hope blazes his own trail with his debut 'Good for You,' an expansive dive into the life and times of an underdog that has the makings of a star.
Meek Mill Makes an Optimistic Return With ‘Wins & Losses’ Album
'Wins & Losses' is a display of optimism from a rapper who briefly yet substantially fell from hip-hop’s good graces.
Tyler, The Creator’s Creativity Blossoms on ‘Flower Boy’ Album
Tyler, The Creator manages to find the happy medium on 'Flower Boy' and translates it to his best album yet.
Vic Mensa Shares His Life Story on ‘The Autobiography’ Album
The rapper manages to deliver an album that puts you in tune with who he is as a person, marks the horrors of his past, and is indicative of his bright future as one of the more impactful artists in hip-hop.
21 Savage Shows Growth Isn’t Only in His Bank Account on ‘Issa Album’
21 Savage's 'Issa Album' picks up pretty much where his 'Savage Mode' thematically left off, but stylistically, the rapper's debut solo album gets some added flash.
Jay 305 Rises to the Occasion on ‘Taking All Bets’ Album
Jay 305's sound has definitely matured on 'Taking All Bets' and his rhyming style has improved drastically since 'Inner City Hero.'
JAY-Z Presents Himself as a Mortal Rather Than a God MC on ‘4:44′ Album
'4:44' is an unfiltered look into the life and times of Shawn Carter, the man behind the music.
French Montana Eyes Crossover Success With ‘Jungle Rules’ Album
French Montana unleashes his sophomore album, 'Jungle Rules,' a release that finds him attempting to bolster his standing in the mainstream music market.
Vince Staples Bolsters His Reputation With ‘Big Fish Theory’ Album
One of the more skilled and intriguing wordsmiths in rap today, Vince Staples continues to bolster his reputation on his sophomore effort, 'Big Fish Theory.'