With ‘Graduation’, Kanye West pushed hip-hop to its limits, ushering in an eclectic era that would embrace everything from rock to Chicago house.
The Barbados-born Rihanna has come a long way since ‘Pon De Replay’. Here are 20 of the best Rihanna songs to take you on that journey.
From R&B upstart to moody hitmaker, the best Weeknd songs reveal an artist who wants to remake pop in his own image.
Revising ‘The Life Of Pablo’ in the weeks after its release, Kanye West kept his promise to create a “living, breathing, changing creative expression”.
With ‘The College Dropout’, Kanye West singlehandedly set hip-hop on a new path, introducing himself as one of the 21st Century’s most innovative artists.
Perfectly calibrated to get your muscles pumping, the best workout songs have many qualities in common, including great beats and catchy, energising hooks.
Thom Yorke, Calvin Harris, Run the Jewels and many more are also tapped for annual California festival.
From the rise of streaming to the breakdown of genre barriers, these are the 20 most unforgettable musical events of the 2010s.
The new record features 19 tracks, including gospel versions of songs from the star's back catalogue like ‘Ultralight Beam’.
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In a rich, varied career, from ‘Infinite’ to ‘Kamikaze’, Eminem has traded verses with some of hip-hop’s finest. Here are 15 of the best Eminem collaborations.
From her show-stealing verses to her genre-shifting albums, the self-proclaimed “Queen Of Rap” has earned her title. The best Nicki Minaj songs reveal how.
The new opus will be staged at Miami Marine Stadium on 8 December and it will feature music from West’s Sunday Service performers.
The best Christmas hip-hop and R&B songs find Kanye giving the gift of a guest spot and Kurtis Blow doing a different kind of Christmas wrapping.
In the Jake Schreier-directed clip, West is seen with Kim Kardashian and their children walking through a cold and desolate rocky terrain.
Often audacious, always surprising, the best Kanye West samples are all the proof you need that the hip-hop icon remains at the cutting-edge of music.