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The Break Presents: Cane
The DMV continues to buzz thanks to rappers like Black Cobain and Shy Glizzy. Meet the Don Draper of rap Cane, who is dropping his new project Charlie St. Chi on Jan. 28.
Standout: "Grassroots Tangent"
Also check out: "Problem"
And: TeamBackPack Cypher
Name: Cane is the name
Age: 27
Ho…
Macklemore Explains The Grammys’ Selection Process
Mere hours after taking home four Grammy Awards, Macklemore shared his text messages to Kendrick via Instagram saying Kendrick got robbed last night at the Grammys. Earlier this morning, the Seattle MC called the Morning Show on Hot 97 to explain how Grammy winners are selected...
10 Great Songs And Albums That Missed Out On A Grammy
With the Grammys coming and going yesterday, the great debate over who would win versus who deserved to win had gotten us all worked up at XXL headquarters. And with good kid, m.A.A.d city—an album we bestowed with a XXL rating—missing out on grabbing any awards, the voice…
Diddy And Ma$e Open New Studio In Hollywood
Over the 2014 GRAMMYs weekend, Sean "Diddy" Combs launched a swanky new home studio for Revolt TV, alongside long-time comrade Ma$e, Wale and Meek Mill. Christened the Harlem-to-Hollywood Studio, it’s located in the Hollywood and Highland Center...
Watch Pepsi’s Autotuned, Kanye West-Inspired Grammy Commercial
Pepsi was promoting its Super Bowl halftime show featuring Bruno Mars during the Grammys last night, buying a 2 and a half minute ad starring Deion Sanders, Terry Bradshaw and Shannon Sharpe. The entire thing is pretty bizarre; it opens with Sanders' autotuned voice crooning from the crowd of an awa…

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