How Wisin & Yandel Went From Megagroup to Solo Stars and Back Again

With a succession of chart hits spanning 14 years and a signature sound blending aggressive raps and soulful vocals, Wisin & Yandel have become reggaetón’s most successful duo. They’re also genre pioneers — the first to collaborate with pop

Swae Lee Debuts His First Face Tattoo

Over the years, we’ve witnessed the evolution of Swae Lee from a young artist with tons of potential to somebody who kills most of the features he touches. He was once a teenager frolicking the streets with his

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib’s "Bandana" Will Drop In May

While Freddie Gibbs previously teased an April release for his upcoming Madlib-produced Bandana, it would appear that fans will have to wait a little bit longer for the project. Speaking with Nadeska Alexis during her Beats 1 show Newer York, Gibbs

Neighborhood Nipsey Hussle’s Authenticity Never Faltered

The paradox of authenticity has developed into a recurring problem in mainstream hip-hop discourse. A rapper must be authentic to be respected, yet should their upbringing be morally unfound by today’s standards, they might find themselves shunned

Nipsey Hussle’s 10 Best Songs: Critic’s Picks

Hip-hop lost a real hero on March 31 with the passing of Nipsey Hussle. The Crenshaw native was only 33 years old when he was gunned down outside of his flagship clothing store in LA. By all

Snoop Dogg Thanks Nipsey Hussle After L.A. Gang "Unity Walk"

Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed last Sunday in front of his own store in the neighborhood he grew up in. The day after his death, he was supposed to meet with the LAPD, along with Roc Nation

DJ Khaled Leads Spirited Chant In Nipsey Hussle’s Honor

With Father Of Asahd around the corner, DJ Khaled has already begun hitting the live circuit. Sadly, the death of Nipsey Hussle continues to loom heavy over the game at large. The beloved mogul is no exception. A

$uicideboy$ Announce Headlining Tour With Denzel Curry, Shoreline Mafia, & More

New Orleans duo $uicideboy$ have been highly successful in the underground, continually coming up with bangers for their large fanbase. The group has associated themselves closely with a number of musical acts around the county, collaborating regularly with

Mannie Fresh Praises "Marketing Genius" Birdman Over Blueface Signing

Birdman has become somewhat of a divisive figure in the current narrative, with his treatment of Lil Wayne‘s Carter V doing him no favors. Yet the man is responsible for launching the Cash Money empire, and for that has

DMX, Rick Ross, & Swizz Beatz Have A Banger On The Way

It’s been a minute since DMX dropped off his last studio album. While his Undisputed project failed to garner the acclaim of his earlier work, many fans have since come to feel an X-shaped void in the game, an absence