Hip-Hop

  1. Jay Electronica “A Million In The Morning”

    Watch the new video from New Orleans to Detroit rapper and producer Jay Electronica, “A Million In The Morning”, inspired by the documentary of the same title (which is ABSOLUTELY …

    April 20, 2010
  2. Guru of Gang Starr Dead At 43

    The hip hop community was rocked yesterday as Guru, the MC of Gang Starr, passed away at 43 years old. The rapper had a history of battling cancer and passed due to complications w…

    April 20, 2010
  3. 2 Sure 2 Shizzy “Amemu”

    It looks like Nigeria has made their own bootleg Lil’ Wayne in the form of 2 Sure 2 Shizzy. Dig the video for his new track “Amemu.”

    April 15, 2010
  4. Eminem: No Relapse 2

    After promising big news late last month, Eminem wrote on his Twitter account a simple and unfortunate message that “There is no Relapse 2.”

    April 14, 2010
  5. Download The Notorious XX Mixtape

    Download the new mixtape that combines English indie band xx with legendary rapper the Notorious B.I.G. – it’s awesome.

    March 29, 2010
  6. DMX Arrested for Violating Parole

    Rapper DMX (a.k.a. Dark Man X, a.k.a. Earl Simmons) was arrested on Tuesday for violating his parole by using illegal drugs in Phoenix, Arizona, Reuters.com reports. Arresting offi…

    March 10, 2010
  7. Crazy South African Band Die Antwoord Coming to U.S.

    A few weeks after South African band Die Antwoord released videos for “ZefSide” and “Enter the Ninja” (video embedded below), NYMag.com interviewed the band about their rapid viral…

    March 3, 2010
  8. Lil Wayne’s Prison Sentence Postponed Again

    Lil Wayne has his prison sentence pushed back yet again due to a fire at the New York City courthouse Rolling Stone reports. This will be the second delay in his sentencing after t…

    March 3, 2010
  9. Mama’s Mustache “Job Huntin”

    So this duo, consisting of producer MR DJ and rapper Jeff B, could be taken for mere novelty if their cunningly crafted mix of funk, hip-hop and soul wasn’t so Goddamned catchy. Ch…

    February 18, 2010
  10. Lil Wayne’s Apartment Is Too Hotboxed To Rent

    Oh, this is hilarious. With multi-platinum rapper Lil Wayne heading off to jail, his apartment in Miami is for rent. Unfortunately, the landlord is having a bit of a problem findin…

    February 15, 2010
  11. Rihanna “Rude Boy”

    Um, Rihanna? You know I got much love for you and all, but this video really bites M.I.A. Like a lot. I mean, it’s cool and all, modern music is all about sampling and appropriati…

    February 11, 2010
  12. Lil Wayne’s Sentencing Delayed

    Fans of celebrity jailtime were expecting multi-platinum rapper Lil Wayne to begin his one-year prison sentence for weapons charges related to his arrest in 2007…

    February 9, 2010
  13. Common And Nas Talk Songwriting

    It’s not every day that an MC lets you behind the curtain, as it were, into the songwriting process, so this fascinating clip from the BMI hosted event last weekend is really worth…

    February 3, 2010
  14. Kutiman “I’m New”

    If you haven’t heard of Kutiman yet, you’re in for a huge treat. The highly talented DJ uses YouTube as his instrument, crafing amazing songs out of people’s self-recorded solo ins…

    February 2, 2010
  15. Die Antwoord “Zef Side”

    How else do you explain this clip by Die Antwoord? This had better not be a joke. I don’t think my heart could stand it. Rhyme-busting starts at about 45 seconds in.

    January 30, 2010