The only album 2pac released with his group Thug Life, celebrates its 25th anniversary with reissue on 22 November.
Think you know Hip-Hop? Know your Dogg’s from your Dre’s, your NWA from your Public Enemy? Test yourself with the uDiscover Hip-Hop music quiz!
Think you know Hip-Hop? Know your Dogg’s from your Dre’s, your NWA from your Public Enemy? Test yourself with the uDiscover Hip-Hop music quiz - it’s hard but fun!
The dream-team combination of Snoop Dogg and Pharrell weighed in with the final Hot 100 chart-topper of 2004.
A 20th-anniversary edition box set of DJ Shadow’s legendary debut, ‘Endtrospective’, will be released on 28 October, shining light on a timeless classic.
The ‘American Honey’ soundtrack is a sprawling, authentic reflection of life lived as one of America’s “mag crews”.
One of South Africa's biggest stars has passed away – Mandoza, 19 January 1978 – 18 September 2016.
Celebrating 30 years since Beastie Boys became one of the biggest bands on Def Jam, ‘Licensed To Ill’ is receiving a 30th-anniversary reissue on 14 October.
On 30 September, The Black Eyed Peas’ six albums will be reissued on vinyl, tracing their evolution from local heroes to globe-straddling megastars.
Attrell Cordes, better known as Prince Be, the co-founder of hit 1990s duo P.M. Dawn, died on 17 June, 2016 in New Jersey at the age of 46.
Guitarist John Berry, a founding member of hip-hop pioneers the Beastie Boys, died 19 May. He was 52 and had been suffering from dementia.
Released on the Rawkus imprint in 2000, 'Lyricist Lounge 2' amplified the "backpacker rap" scene and its obsession with collaboration and improvisation.
Released in 1997, Company Flow’s ‘Funcrusher Plus’ pushed hip-hop’s envelope, laying the groundwork for the boldly experimental music that would follow.
Released in 2004, Ghostface Killah’s ‘Fishscale’ was part of a stunning run that was hip-hop’s equivalent to Stevie Wonder in the 70s, or Dylan in the 60s.
Jeru The Damaja's confident and coolly crafted 1966 album 'Wrath Of The Math' made No.3 on the hip-hop chart and Top 40 on 'Billboard'.
J Dilla's death, on 10 February 2006, robbed the world of a talent it was only just beginning to comprehend. We pick some of his landmark productions.