Run the Jewels Drops Long-Awaited ‘RTJ4’ Two Days Early

  El-P announced the early release with a note to the fans. The highly anticipated Run the Jewels album RTJ4 is finally here. Two days before its scheduled release, frontman El-P made the surprise announcement on Twitter. View the album’s tracklist below. “At 12pm RTJ4 drops,” he wrote. “It’s our hearts, humor, anger + love of hip-hop music.…

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Black Thought Links with Apollo Brown & Ché Noir For Motivational New…

Buffalo rapper Ché Noir and Detroit producer Apollo Brown connect with Black Thought for their…

Mixtape Monday: El Michels Affair, Cassowary, Bobby Earth, Active Child, VHOOR +…

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Ric Wilson and Terrace Martin connect for a new project that will make you want…

14 Great Jill Scott & Erykah Badu Collaborations to Check Out

Listen to 14 of Jill Scott and Erykah Badu’s most notable collaborations.  On Saturday, May…

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Ahead of the release of Kehlani’s second album It Was Good Until It Wasn’t, we look…

Knxwledge Shares New 'HX.PRT14.8' Mixtape, feat. Remixes of Erykah Badu, Aaliyah, Montell Jordan, and More
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A new batch of sultry r&b flips from the prolific Stones Throw producer. With his…

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The Round-Up: Best Songs of The Week - ft. Mahalia, Pink Siifu, BADBADNOTGOOD, and More
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Updated every Friday, The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs of the week.…