Houston

A New DJ Screw Biography Attempts to Explain the Man Behind the Screw Tape

We spoke to Lance Scott Walker, the author of the thorough but breezy DJ Screw biography, A Life In Slow… Read More

May 17, 2022

For the Second Time, Megan The Stallion Sues Her Label

Megan Thee Stallion sues 1501 Certified Entertainment, alleging that the label won't allow to fulfill the terms of her contract.… Read More

February 23, 2022

George Floyd’s Niece Shot on New Year’s Day, Police Under Investigation For 4 Hour Response Time

Four-year-old Arianna Delane, niece of George Floyd, is recovering after being shot in her home in southwest Houston on New… Read More

January 5, 2022

The Cause of Death for the 10 Astroworld Festival Victims Has Been Released

The 10 people killed at Astroworld Festival 2021 were all confirmed to be caused by compression asphyxia during massive crowd… Read More

December 17, 2021

Veteran “Wanna Be A Baller” Rapper Lil Troy Escapes Fierce Truck Fire in Texas

Escaping a 18-wheeler fire on a Texas highway, "Wanna Be A Baller" rapper Lil Troy is giving thanks after leaving… Read More

December 9, 2021

How Maxo Kream Turned Personal Tragedy into the ‘Weight of the World’

We spoke with Maxo Kream about the making of Weight of the World, paying tribute to his brother, his relationship… Read More

October 21, 2021

Damon Wayans Wants to Do a ‘Verzuz’ Matchup w/ Dave Chappelle

Who would you pick in a Verzuz battle between Damon Wayans and Dave Chappelle? It's been a year since Verzuz… Read More

August 16, 2021

First Look Friday: KenTheMan is Houston’s New Problem

For this month’s First Look Friday, we had an expansive conversation with KenTheMan, who talked about being an independent rapper,… Read More

January 8, 2021

Houston-Bred Musician Bel-Ami Releases Soulful Debut Album ‘(Muse)ic’

On the album title he shares, "Without a muse, there is no art, there is no music." Brooklyn-based musician Bel-Ami unveils… Read More

October 16, 2020

Travis Scott’s ‘Rodeo’ Was The Moment He Became Rap’s Beloved Rager

Amid the five year anniversary of Rodeo, fans of Travis Scott reflect on the Houston artist's debut album, and what… Read More

September 5, 2020

Bun B, Trae Tha Truth, Paul Wall & More Reflect on George Floyd’s Contributions to Houston Hip-Hop

In a new Rolling Stone feature, Texas legends share their own memories on George Floyd. George Floyd’s death has left… Read More

June 3, 2020

Is Beyoncé Actually A Good Rapper?

Beyoncé's appearance on "Savage (Remix)" is the latest example of the artist flexing her MC skills. We take an extended… Read More

May 14, 2020

Megan Thee Stallion Speaks About Supporting Other Female Rappers: “I Just Don’t Give a Fuck About Competition”

In her new i-D cover story, the Texan rapper speaks about signing to Roc Nation, growing up in the South… Read More

November 18, 2019

Megan Thee Stallion Talks Pimp C, Her First Show & More with Nardwuar

The Houston rapper chats about her first freestyle and also gets gifted coveted items. Megan Thee Stallion gets the official… Read More

November 6, 2019

Watch Megan Thee Stallion Make Her Late-Night Debut on Jimmy Kimmel

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWLYK8RmS-k Hot Girl Summer Megan Thee Stallion made an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Tuesday for her debut late-night performance.… Read More

July 9, 2019

Watch Megan Thee Stallion Body Her “Sway In The Morning” Freestyle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9xXaIr9JWI The rising Houston rapper's first Sway freestyle. Megan Thee Stallion stopped by "Sway In the Morning" on Wednesday (June… Read More

June 6, 2019