O’Shea Jackson Weighs In On Ja Rule Going Off On 50 Cent

The explosive return hostilities between 50 Cent and Ja Rule has a lot to do with O'Shea Jackson. The son Ice Cube stars with Fif in Den Of Thieves. And it was during promo for that movie

Offset – Violation Freestyle

Offset and Quality Control provides us with a set visuals for “Violation Freestyle.” This solo fering from Offset features bold, upfront lyrics as he confronts God, money, and the streets. I’m hoping Offset has a strong 2018

New Music: SiR – November

SiR drops f his new album today titled “November.” The TDE vocalist and songwriter gives us 11 new tracks to enjoy. This is my first time getting in tune to SiR and I like what I hear.

New Music: August Greene ft. Brandy – Optimistic

Common, Robert Glasper, and Karriem Riggins are teaming up as August Greene for their new upcoming album. “Optimistic” is the first taste what they’ve been working on and they grab Brandy for a feature. Check it out

Lloyd Banks Stays On Their Necks With More Freestyles

Lloyd Banks stays applying pressure with his "Sugar Hill" freestyle, but aint nothing sweet here. Banks has already put out enough freestyles to put together a full mixtape, but he doesn't let up. "At Your Request" continues

Porches' 'The House' Chronicles Romantic Strife with Help from Blood Orange and (Sandy) Alex G

Since the release Porches’ breakthrough album, Pool, in 2016, Aaron Maine has been using his time and newly acquired label support very wisely by constantly writing new music to document the changes in his life. “I was

Rap, Writing, and Finally Giving My Grandmother Her Flowers

On January 8, I called my grandmother to wish her a happy birthday, but she didn’t remember who I was. Trapped at the intersection dementia, Alzheimer's, and years being improperly prescribed medication to the point needlessly taking antipsychotics,

Meet Jack Harlow, a Louisville Rapper Who is Much More Than “Just a Person Rapping”

Twenty seconds into Jack Harlow’s eerie “Dark Knight” video and my only thought was, “How is no one talking about this?” Harlow hoses down a trap beat with a concentrated stream bars, all while bouncing around an

All Seven Adidas Dragon Ball Shoes Revealed

The first ever Adidas X Dragon Ball Z collection won't start rolling out until August. But you can see each the seven upcoming kicks with their characters — as well as their release schedule — now.   What

Ava DuVernay, ‘black-ish,’ Win Big at NAACP Image Awards

The 49th annual NAACP Awards took place at the Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif. Monday night with director Ava DuVernay taking home the Entertainer the Year award. DuVernay, who created 2017's hit TV show Queen Sugar, was the