JAY-Z & Nipsey Hussle’s “What It Feels Like” Was Eight Years in the Making

The highlight of Judas and the Black Messiah is the Nipsey Hussle and JAY-Z collaboration that has been in the… Read More

February 12, 2021

JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige, and Chaka Khan Lead 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ballot

This year's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ballot also includes Rage Against The Machine, Dionne Warwick, and Tina Turner,… Read More

February 10, 2021

The 20 Best B-List Hip-Hop Movies of All Time

In honor of all the platinum-in-the-hood films that featured our favorite rappers, here are the 20 best B-list hip-hop movies… Read More

January 29, 2021

JAY-Z is Investing Millions into Minority-Owned Cannabis Startups

The rap mogul established a $10 million fund to increase minority participation in the booming cannabis industry. Fresh off the… Read More

January 21, 2021

For $50 You Can Smoke Hand-Rolled Joints By Jay-Z’s Cannabis Brand

Today, Monogram has unveiled expertly grown cannabis flower and pre-rolled joints currently available online. Two months ago, Jay-Z announced his… Read More

December 10, 2020

DJ Premier Recalls How Canibus Passed on The Beat for D’Angelo’s “Devil’s Pie”

Premier also discussed his first encounters with Nas, JAY-Z, and Biggie, in a new interview. Canibus had an unintended role… Read More

December 6, 2020

JAY-Z Reveals His Favorite Songs of 2020, Featuring Freddie Gibbs and Griselda

On Thursday, JAY-Z released his year-end playlist on TIDAL. For the past few years, JAY-Z has mostly taken a step… Read More

December 3, 2020

The 21 Best Hip-Hop Sequels of All Time

Who says the sequel is rarely better than the original? We did a deep dive into the history of various… Read More

December 2, 2020

The Weeknd Set to Headline 2021 Super Bowl Halftime Show

The Weeknd hits the stage in Tampa on February 7, 2021. The NFL has announced its headliner for the 2021… Read More

November 12, 2020

Watch JAY-Z, Nas, and Diddy, Induct The Notorious B.I.G. into The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

"The human side of him came through in his music and I think it moved the molecules in the world."… Read More

November 8, 2020

Jay-Z Officially Launches His First Line of Cannabis Products, Monogram

Jay-Z has served as chief brand strategist of a California cannabis company for a year now. Last July, Jay-Z was… Read More

October 23, 2020

Stretch and Bobbito Remix and Remaster Classic Jay-Z, Big L Freestyles

The release coincides with a newly-launched Stretch and Bobbito show. In honor of the 30th anniversary of The Stretch Armstrong and… Read More

October 23, 2020

Jay-Z ‘The Black Album’ Meets Smashing Pumpkins in New Mash-Up

The album features Jay-Z vocals over various Smashing Pumpkins tracks. Over the years, the works of Jay-Z  have been poked,… Read More

October 13, 2020

24 Rap Songs That Address Mental Health & Depression

In honor of Mental Awareness Week, here's a roundup of 24 memorable rap songs about depression, featuring tracks from Lil… Read More

October 9, 2020

After More Than a Decade, Jay Electronica’s ‘Act II’ Has Been Released

It only took 11 years and a group of opportunistic Discord users. Jay Electronica fans woke up to an unexpected,… Read More

October 4, 2020

Jay-Z & Meek Mill’s REFORM Alliance Announces Transformative California Probation Law

On the announcement, Jay-Z shared, "This is a first step that I hope introduces a wave of much needed change… Read More

October 1, 2020