Music

6 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of December 2)

Babyface Ray, Yungeen Ace, and RINI share projects on this New Music Friday. Curren$y also unleashes a new album. Metro… Read More

December 2, 2022

First Look Friday: Atlanta Rapper Tony Shhnow Wants to Take You on a Trip

For the last First Look Friday of 2022, we talk to Tony Shhnow about relating to the outcasts, the concepts… Read More

December 2, 2022

A Posthumous Appearance From Takeoff Appears on the New Metro Boomin Album

Late Migos and Unc & Phew member Takeoff is featured on "Feel the Fiyaaaah" with A$AP Rocky on Metro Boomin's… Read More

December 2, 2022

Erykah Badu Talks Hip-Hop With Bronx Rapper Ice Spice

Joined by her eldest daughter Puma Curry, Erykah Badu interviewed Ice Spice on what a "munch" is, Bronx hip-hop culture… Read More

December 1, 2022

SZA Finally Reveals Artwork for New Album ‘S.O.S.’

SZA's S.O.S. album receives artwork, it's slated to release in December. SZA has finally revealed the artwork for her new… Read More

November 30, 2022

2Pac’s ‘Greatest Hits’ Album Has Spent 450 Weeks on the Billboard 200

2Pac's posthumous Greatest Hits album has been on the Billboard 200 for 450 weeks, also the fourth longest-charting rap album of… Read More

November 30, 2022

The Weeknd, Drake, Steve Lacy & More Top Spotify Wrapped 2022

Drake and The Weeknd are the most-streamed artists on Spotify, while Steve Lacy and Jack Harlow have the most-streamed songs.… Read More

November 30, 2022

Nas & 21 Savage Both Wear the “Relevant” Crown on New Song “One Mic, One Gun”

Two weeks after 21 Savage declared Nas "not relevant," the two rappers have released surprise collaboration "One Mic, One Gun."… Read More

November 30, 2022

Kendrick Lamar, Pusha T, NxWorries & More Slated for Primavera Sound

Primavera Sound has tapped acts including Kendrick Lamar, Pusha T, FKA Twigs, Baby Keem and NxWorries for festivals in Barcelona… Read More

November 29, 2022

LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Is Curating a Hip-Hop Cruise In 2023

LL Cool J's Rock The Bells has been announced as curator of “Rock The Bells Cruise: A Hip-Hop Experience,” which… Read More

November 29, 2022

Michael Jackson Magnum Opus ‘Thriller’ Returns to the Billboard Top 10

Upon its 40th anniversary, 1982 Michael Jackson album Thriller has returned to the top 10 of the Billboard 200 chart. Michael Jackson's Thriller is… Read More

November 29, 2022

This App Will Create Your Dream Festival Lineup Using Your Spotify Data

Designed by Anshay Saboo, third-party app Instafest allows users to create a dream festival lineup with their most-played artists on… Read More

November 28, 2022

Mixtape Monday: YL + Starker x Zoomo, SHIRT, Mike + Wiki x The Alchemist, Sadat X + More

YL, Starker & Zoomo, SHIRT, Mike, Wiki & The Alchemist, Sadat X and more this Mixtape Monday. YL, Starker &… Read More

November 28, 2022

From Ari Lennox to Morris Day & The Time, Here Are the Best Soul Train 2022 Performances

Muni Long, Chanté Moore, Xscape, Morris Day and The Time and more gave show-stopping performances at the 2022 Soul Train… Read More

November 28, 2022

6 New Hip-Hop Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of November 25)

This week's New Music Friday round-up includes albums from Meek Mill, Sadat and Dough Networks, Wajeed and more. We're getting… Read More

November 25, 2022

Fetty Wap Catches A Thanksgiving Hit With “Sweet Yamz”

A remake of "Yamz" by Masego and Devin Morrison, the new Fetty Wap track "Sweet Yamz" has become a viral… Read More

November 25, 2022