SHOW & PROVE

New artists try to prove they deserve the buzz.

Show & Prove: Seven Minutes with Lil Reese

Lil Reese has plenty of reason to feel great. The 19-year-old MC recently signed to Def Jam and he’ll be releasing his very first mixtape, Don’t Like, today (July 4). The compilation includes the street ...

Show & Prove: Rapsody, The Black Mamba

Multiple female MCs experiencing mainstream success at the same time is a rarity in hip-hop. There seems to be a unwritten rule that only one ...

Show & Prove: Rapsody, For Everything

Nicki Minaj may have things on lock for female rappers right now, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other solid femcees out there who make ...

Show & Prove: Rapsody, Thank H.E.R. Now

Even with the recent success of Nicki Minaj—and, maybe, because of that success—Rapsody’s task is a tough one. How does a female make a name ...