With ‘A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing’, Black Sheep promoted intelligent Afrocentricity and upset hip-hop’s apple carts by refusing to act...
On the melancholic new track, the genre-bending Texan rapper teamed up with two of his frequent collaborators Frank Dukes and Louis Bell.
With ‘Late Registration’, Kanye showed he could switch his sound at will and still create genre-bending hits that would take hip-hop into the future.
‘No Bad Energy’ is the opening track from The Lost Tapes 2, which the hip-hop star released through Def Jam/ Mass Appeal Records in July.
Pop’s return to cultural dominance was evident as Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande and Billie Eilish took home many of top awards at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards.
Drake has shared a dramatic black and white video for his new song ‘Money in the Grave’, featuring Rick Ross and producer Lil CC.
'Hollywood’s Bleeding' is the hotly-anticipated follow-up to 'beerbongs & bentleys', which was released by Republic Records on 27 April 2018.
DIY venues are deeply loved, but not always preserved. These 10 venues have been essential incubators for punk, hip-hop and electronica DIY scenes the world over.
Fellow New York native Nicki Minaj jumps on the official remix to emerging rapper Pop Smoke’s ‘Welcome To The Party’.
The soundtrack to John Singleton’s provocative 1991 directorial debut ‘Boyz N The Hood’ is making its double-vinyl debut on 27 September via Qwest/Ume.
The Roots’ iconic discography will be honoured with a series of reissues of their classic albums including ‘Things Fall Apart’, ‘Do You Want More ?!!??!’ and ‘Illadelph Halflife’.
The Beastie Boys announced their landmark albums ‘Paul’s Boutique’, ‘Ill Communication’, the ‘Root Down’ EP and ‘To The 5 Boroughs’ will be reissued on colour vinyl.
Jay-Z and Roc Nation have partnered with the NFL to advise on the league's social justice initatives and future Super Bowl halftime performances.
Drake extends his own record for the most No. 1 albums this decade, as all nine of his leaders have arrived since 2010.
On ‘Queen’, crossover artist Nicki Minaj reclaimed the hip-hop crown with her most rap-oriented album yet, and demanded fealty from the newcomers.
A decade in the making, ‘Watch The Throne found the two titans of hip-hop, Kanye West and Jay Z, joining up to create hip-hop’s grand spectacle.