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Best Songs of The Week: ft. Nick Hakim, Ab-Soul and More

The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set… Read More

September 16, 2022

Joey Bada$$ Wants To Portray Big L In A Biopic

In a recent interview with REVOLT, Joey Bada$$ shared that he wants to play Big L in a biopic. Big L's… Read More

September 8, 2022

Best Hip-Hop Videos To Drop Last Week: Nicki Minaj, JID, GloRilla & More

Nicki Minaj, Latto, GloRilla shared videos last week that further prove women have the rap game in a chokehold. Nicki… Read More

September 5, 2022

Here Are All the Hip-Hop & R&B Performances From the MTV VMAs 2022

From co-hosts Jack Harlow and Nicki Minaj to sets from Lizzo, Eminem, Snoop Dogg and more, here's artists who rocked… Read More

August 29, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: JID, EST Gee, Ice Spice & More

JID, K CAMP, EST Gee, Ice Spice, and more caught our attention recently with their latest music videos.  JID reveals… Read More

August 15, 2022

Kendrick Lamar & Lil Nas X Lead MTV Video Music Awards 2022 Nominations

Nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards 2022 have been announced, including Kendrick Lamar, Lil Nas X, Baby Keem, Lizzo,… Read More

July 26, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: J. Cole, JID, Rico Nasty & More

Dreamville's "Stick" video makes us believe in the art of music videos again. It's a standout that stars J. Cole,… Read More

July 25, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: Conway The Machine, Jill Scott, YG & More

Conway The Machine and Jill Scott lead our video roundup this week with "Chanel Pearls." Conway The Machine and Jill… Read More

June 27, 2022

Pharrell Williams Announces the Return of the ‘Something In the Water’ Festival

Pharrell Williams has announced that Something in the Water Festival will be held in DC, with Tyler, the Creator, 6lack… Read More

April 26, 2022

7 Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of April 1)

Alex Isley and Jack Dine's Marigold is a dreamy listen that arrived earlier this week. Additional drops this week that… Read More

April 1, 2022

EARTHGANG’s ‘Ghetto Gods’ Features Three Generations of the Dungeon Family

The fourth album from Atlanta duo EARTHGANG comes ahead of their upcoming world tour, with appearances from J. Cole, Future… Read More

February 25, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Noname, Freddie Gibbs, and More [Playlist]

The Round-Up playlist is Okayplayer’s weekly haul of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s… Read More

February 26, 2021