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Monaleo Is Ready To Be Known for More Than “Beating Down Yo Block”

In an exclusive interview Monaleo details the origins of her viral rap song, what she loves most about growing up… Read More

September 23, 2021

Mixtape Monday: Moor Mother, STEREO UTOPIA, Pan Amsterdam, Jay Alpha + More

New music from Moor Mother, STEREO UTOPIA, Pan Amsterdam, Jay Alpha, and more this Mixtape Monday. Moor Mother is up… Read More

September 20, 2021

20 New R&B, Neo-Soul & Hip-Hop Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of September 17)

The week’s top albums feature selections from Tems, VanJess, Sevyn Streeter, Kara Marni, and more. We’re back again serving up… Read More

September 17, 2021

Hip-Hop Was Shut Out of the 2021 MTV VMAs, But Here Are The Best Music Moments

Despite hip-hop being almost nonexistent from the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards, performers including Busta Rhymes, Doja Cat, and Normani… Read More

September 13, 2021

Mixtape Monday: E L U C I D x Von Pea, Dregs One, The Council of the Gods + More

New music from E L U C I D x Von Pea, Dregs One, The Council of the Gods and… Read More

September 13, 2021

Ari Lennox Channels Diana Ross & Donna Summer in Sultry ‘Pressure’ Video

Ari Lennox pays homage to iconic singers of the past in her newest visual for her single "Pressure." Ari Lennox’s… Read More

September 10, 2021

16 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of September 3)

This week’s top albums feature selections from Drake, Jenevieve, Duckwrth, JMSN, L'Orange and more. Kanye West and Drake have finally… Read More

September 3, 2021

Heartbreak Drake Returns on ‘Certified Lover Boy’ Featuring JAY-Z, Kid Cudi, Lil Wayne & More

On Friday, Certified Lover Boy dropped with features from Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Travis Scott, Giveon, Lil Baby, and Yebba. Drake… Read More

September 3, 2021

15 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of August 27)

This week’s top albums feature selections from Westside Gunn, Blk Oddysy, Shaybo, Mercury, Boslen, Ray Vaughn and more. It’s been… Read More

August 27, 2021

It Appears DaBaby Thinks It’s Okay To Call His Critics “Cry Babies”

During his performance at Hot 97's Summer Jam, DaBaby mentioned additional thoughts on his recent homophobic comments. After being removed… Read More

August 23, 2021

Kendrick Lamar Reveals He’s Working On His Last Album With TDE

Kendrick Lamar shared the news Friday afternoon. Kendrick Lamar has revealed that he's working on his last album with Top… Read More

August 20, 2021

Mixtape Monday: Homeboy Sandman, JIGSAW PAUL, Bobby Noble x Squires, SONNYJIM + More

Homeboy Sandman, JIGSAW PAUL, Bobby Noble x Squires, SONNYJIM and more this Mixtape Monday. Homeboy Sandman is out front this… Read More

August 9, 2021

Gallant Left The Major Label System — Now He’s As Creatively Free As He’s Ever Been

In an exclusive interview, singer-songwriter Gallant details the steps he's taken to create music that feels good, what it was… Read More

August 6, 2021

Aaliyah’s Estate Shares Statement Addressing Catalog Release

Aaliyah's estate released a statement directly addressing Barry Hankerson, her uncle/former manager's attempt at announcing forthcoming music releases. Late Wednesday… Read More

August 4, 2021

21 New Hip-Hop, R&B, & Neo-Soul Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of July 30)

Our weekly roundup of New Music Friday albums is filled with releases by a crew of talented female acts like… Read More

July 30, 2021

Stream Isaiah Rashad’s Brilliant New Album ‘The House Is Burning’

TDE's Isaiah Rashad is back with his newest album The House Is Burning which features an assortment of inspirations not… Read More

July 30, 2021