HIP-HOP ON A HIGHER LEVEL
Nipsey Hussle Delivers Street Sermons on ‘Victory Lap’ Album
A Crip-to-CEO coming-of-age.
Cozz Shows Growth as a Songwriter on His ‘Effected’ Album
Dreamville's young gun drops a solid coming-of-age LP.
CupcakKe Comes Correct on Her Versatile ‘Ephorize’ Album
Chicago's sex-positive spitter reaches her career climax.
Quality Control’s ‘Control the Streets, Vol. 1′ Album Showcases an Empire in the Making
The compilation project is bloated, but it bangs.
Juicy J’s ‘Rubba Band Business’ Album Plays to His Strengths
The Three 6 Mafia spitter snaps on his fourth solo LP.
Talib Kweli Breaks Through the Noise With ‘Radio Silence’ Album
'Radio Silence' proves that Talib Kweli's voice is much needed in hip-hop.
CyHi The Prynce Raps With Scripture-Worthy Conviction on ‘No Dope on Sundays’ Album
No matter which way you slice it, CyHi The Prynce excels in his delivery on his official debut, making 'No Dope on Sundays' a serious contender for one of the best albums of the year.