Why G Herbo's Name Isn't the Only Thing That Changed
G Herbo spoke with us about all the changes in his life, quitting lean and hip-hop unity or the lack of in his hometown.
Lil Dicky Wants to Move From Professional Rapper to Big Screen Talent
Hip-hop has had a long history of humor that is considerate to the culture. New rapper Lil Dicky is looking to continue the tradition while gaining the respect of heads everywhere.
Kevin Gates Discusses Growth on 'Islah' Album and His Overwhelming Presence
He’s carved out his lane in the game and now Kevin Gates is focused on expanding it. Read our exclusive interview with the 'Islah creator.
Ice Cube Hopes 'Ride Along 2' Will Set 2016 Off Right, Talks 'Straight Outta Compton' Sequel and New Music
XXL catches up with Ice Cube to talk 'Ride Along 2,' the sequel to 'Straight Outta Compton' and his new music.
Bryson Tiller Cracks the Code to Success With 'Trapsoul' - Show and Prove
Singer Bryson Tiller has moved from indie unknown to the people's choice with his 'Trapsoul' album. Find out more about Pen Griffey in his XXL Show & Prove feature.
India Love Opens Up About Her Love Life, Family Unity and the Black Kardashian Label
Everyone's keeping up with social media maven and selfie queen, India Love.
How "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" Took Over the Internet and Beyond
How the most infectious song of the year “watch me (whip/nae nae)” took over the internet and beyond.
Why Rhymesayers Is a Legendary Movement in Hip-Hop
Twenty years into the game and rhymesayers have built a serious movement in hip-hop. One that everyone should be aware of.