Best of 2019

Okayplayer’s 20 Breakout Artists To Watch For In 2020

From rappers to singers to punk rock bands, Okayplayer has handpicked 20 breakout artists you should keep an eye on… Read More

January 3, 2020

In His Own Words: How MC Tree Quietly Reigned In 2019

Following the strongest year of his career, we connected with MC Tree to talk about his impetus for art, dealings… Read More

January 2, 2020

Okayplayer’s 19 Best Albums of 2019

In our albums of the year list, we collected 19 albums that have varying points of view. There are albums… Read More

December 26, 2019

Mixtape Monday: The Best of Mixtapes of 2019 featuring Kokoroko, Dibia$e, Nicole Bus, Quelle Chris + More

Another year closes this Mixtape Monday. This week we take a look back at The Best of 2019. This week’s… Read More

December 23, 2019

Okayplayer’s 19 Best Songs of 2019

When crafting our best songs of 2019 list, we didn't try to pinpoint the narrative of 2019 or try to… Read More

December 18, 2019

15 Great Hip-Hop Books Published in 2019

From detailed analyses of the Wu-Tang Clan's legacy to memoirs from legendary MCs, 2019 was a great year for books… Read More

December 5, 2019

Okayplayer’s 2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Tech, Culture, Books & More

Our top holiday gift guide picks include must-haves from Pyer Moss, Sonos and more. The holidays are swiftly approaching. That… Read More

November 22, 2019