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The trouble with backpack rap

Yesterday one of my colleagues here at XXL suggested that I think backpack rap is boring because backpack rappers tend to complain a lot. In actuality, I don’t have a problem with backpack rap. The subgenre—like any other in hip-hop—contains ...

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The Big Bang (nullus)

It's been floating around the Internets for about two years now, but Busta Rhymes' The Big Bang was just released in stores yesterday. I ran a review of it on my own site a couple of weeks ago, but it ...

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Tru-Life Sets It On Dip Set

Before you go any further, Click The Link Below*: Tru-Life Disses Dip Set @ The Roxy Tru-Life went absolutely nuts on Cam'Ron, Jimmy Jones and Juelz Santana during The Puerto Rican Day Parade After-Party @ The Roxy this Sunday in NYC. The ...

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