The 18-year-old returns with his debut endeavor, ‘Virgo World,’ featuring rap power players Lil Uzi Vert, Nav, and Lil Durk.
Formed during the late 80’s, EPMD's Erick Sermon and Parrish Smith are highly regarded as one of the early pioneers of rap sampling.
Hip-hop’s most successful crossover artist, Drake has helped spearhead an emotionally mature brand of rap since his emergence in the early 21st Century.
With six Grammy Awards, Dr Dre’s respected position at the head of the table as gangsta rap pioneer is rightfully justified.
Capturing the zeitgeist with unsettling, genre- and gender-blurring visions, ‘Maxinquaye’ introduced Tricky as a unique voice for a generation.
“We are devastated by the unexpected and tragic loss of Pop Smoke. Our prayers and thoughts go out to his family, friends and fans, as we mourn this loss together.”
‘Rap God’ now joins Slim Shady’s other chart-topping hits from 2010, ‘Love the Way You Lie’ featuring Rihanna and ‘Not Afraid’, that previously passed the one billion mark.
A pioneer of gangsta rap and the G-funk sound, rapper-producer Dr Dre put West Coast hip-hop on the map. Here are some of is career-defining collaborations
DMX was that rare commodity: a commercial powerhouse with artistic and street credibility to spare.
Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z. was 2Pac's first certified platinum album, where he perfected his flow and claimed his throne in hip hop royalty.
As yet, though the artist is still to reveal the release date for the new record, which is the follow-up to 2016's 'Starboy'.
Drake’s first mixtape, ‘Room For Improvement’, captured the young phenom in the making, discovering his voice and experimenting with forms he would master.
The much-acclaimed album features the singles ‘Good Stuff’, ‘Get Along with You’ and the signature track ‘Caught Out There’.
Common (originally Common Sense) was a highly influential figure in rap’s underground during the ’90s, keeping the sophisticated lyrical technique and flowing syncopations of jazz-rap alive.
Revising ‘The Life Of Pablo’ in the weeks after its release, Kanye West kept his promise to create a “living, breathing, changing creative expression”.
Malone’s most-streamed Spotify song is his 2017 cut ‘Rockstar,’ which features 21 Savage.