DJ Drama

Mixtape Monday: AJ Suede, OBIJUAN, Chuuwee, AKAI SOLO, Darko The Super + More

Joints from AJ Suede, OBIJUAN, Chuuwee, AKAI SOLO, Darko The Super, and more this Mixtape Monday. AJ Suede is up… Read More

November 14, 2022

10 New Hip-Hop, R&B & Jazz Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of September 16)

Braxton Cook's Black Mona Lisa EP is of the most refreshing projects to drop this week. Mariah Carey is celebrating… Read More

September 16, 2022

DJ Drama Talks Shelved Outkast ‘Gangsta Grillz’ Mixtape

While visiting the Rory & Mal Podcast, DJ Drama talked about his shelved Gangsta Grillz project with Outkast. Could the world eventually… Read More

August 25, 2022

9 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of August 19)

Tank releases his album 'R&B Money' featuring Alex Isley, Vedo, and more. Tink drops her latest album 'Pillow Talk.' Tank… Read More

August 19, 2022

10 DJ Drama Mixtapes That Defined the Golden Era of Gangsta Grillz

Take a look back at DJ Drama's wildly influential Gangsta Grillz mixtape series, the soundtrack to the DatPiff era of… Read More

July 12, 2022

Mixtape Monday: SCVTTERBRVIN, DJ Drama x Dreamville, WateRR, Josiah The Gift, YL x Zoomo + More

SCVTTERBRVIN, DJ Drama x Dreamville, WateRR, Josiah The Gift, YL x Zoomo and more this Mixtape Monday. SCVTTERBRVIN is back… Read More

April 4, 2022

Dreamville Has Dropped a ‘Gangsta Grillz’ Mixtape

Just days ahead of the second Dreamville Festival, J. Cole has announced an inaugural Dreamville Gangsta Grill mixtape hosted by… Read More

March 31, 2022

J. Cole’s Dreamville Festival 2022 Will Feature a Gangsta Grillz Dedication Feat. Lil Wayne, Jeezy & T.I.

J. Cole, Dreamville Records and more return to Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh on April 2nd-3rd for the Dreamville Festival… Read More

March 2, 2022

“I’m Happy To Have a Second Career:” Jim Jones on His Late Career Resurgence

We talked with Jim Jones about the making of We Set the Trend, bridging the gap between rap generations, current… Read More

January 14, 2022

15 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of August 13)

This week's top albums feature selections from Big K.R.I.T., Benny the Butcher, Alchemist & Boldy James, Pip Millett, Jay Glavany… Read More

August 13, 2021

DJ Drama Wants to Celebrate De La Soul’s Return to Streaming with a ‘Gangsta Grillz’ Mixtape

A De La Soul edition of DJ Drama's Gangsta Grillz mixtape series could be on the way. Earlier this week,… Read More

August 13, 2021

Tyler, the Creator’s New Album, ‘Call Me If You Get Lost’, is Basically an Unofficial ‘Gangsta Grillz’ Tape

Tyler, the Creator has released his new album, Call Me If You Get Lost. Billboards, hotlines, and new music. Tyler,… Read More

June 25, 2021

Tyler, the Creator Takes A Road Trip in Scenic “WUSYANAME” Video

Tyler, the Creator continues his album rollout with a new DJ Drama-assisted track. In the past two weeks, Tyler, the… Read More

June 22, 2021

An Outkast Gangsta Grillz Mixtape Almost Happened

The tape was supposed to happen before Outkast released Idlewild. In a recent interview DJ Drama revealed that an Outkast Gangsta… Read More

September 16, 2020