Jim Jones

Drake & 21 Savage’s “Rich Flex” Recap Video Features Appearances From Busta Rhymes, 2 Chainz & More

Drake and 21 Savage have released a grainy, VHS-styled music video for "Rich Flex," recapping their Her Loss album rollout. Drake and… Read More

November 17, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: Kehlani, Benny The Butcher, DreamDoll & More

Kehlani reveals a video for "melt" off of their newest album. Your Grandparents also drop off a new clip for… Read More

May 31, 2022

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

Kamaiyah's album Divine Timing, out today is a fiery and ambitious effort. UMI has captured our attention once again with… Read More

May 27, 2022

LL Cool J Relaunches Rock the Bells Festival, with the Help From Ice Cube, Scarface, & More

LL Cool J is bringing festival Rock the Bells to Forest Hills Stadium in Queens on August 6th, with spots… Read More

April 4, 2022

Dreamville Has Dropped a ‘Gangsta Grillz’ Mixtape

Just days ahead of the second Dreamville Festival, J. Cole has announced an inaugural Dreamville Gangsta Grill mixtape hosted by… Read More

March 31, 2022

“I’m Happy To Have a Second Career:” Jim Jones on His Late Career Resurgence

We talked with Jim Jones about the making of We Set the Trend, bridging the gap between rap generations, current… Read More

January 14, 2022

Revisiting Dipset’s Complicated & Provocative Relationship with 9/11

The 9/11 terrorist attacks were a unifying moment for the US. Hip-hop had a more complicated relationship: part patriotic, part… Read More

September 10, 2021

Jadakiss Single-Handedly Destroyed Dipset on ‘Verzuz’

The Lox came, saw, and conquered. Led by Jadakiss, the legendary group delivered one of the most dominant Verzuz performances… Read More

August 4, 2021

New York Rap Legends The Lox & Dipset Will Battle It Out in Next ‘Verzuz’

On Thursday, the official Verzuz social media accounts shared that The Lox and Dipset will square off in the next… Read More

July 14, 2021

How Rappers Are Addressing Cannabis Reform Through Their Weed Brands

In joining the ever-growing marijuana business, rappers have used their cannabis business venture to address the wrongs of the war… Read More

May 18, 2021

A Definitive Ranking of The Most Potent Rapper Weed Strains

Here's a definitive ranking of the most potent rapper weed strains in the cannabis industry. Smokers beware: these are not… Read More

April 19, 2021

A Street in the Bronx Will Now Be Known as “Fred the Godson Avenue”

The intersection of Leggett Ave and Kelly Street will now honor Fred the Godson. Monday marked what would be Fred… Read More

February 22, 2021

21 New Albums You Should Listen To Right Now (Week Of Feb. 19)

The best new albums of this week include releases from Jim Jones, Kelly Rowland, Lava La Rue, Jansport J, and… Read More

February 19, 2021

In His Own Words: How Jim Jones Became Your Favorite Weatherman

We briefly caught up with Jim Jones who spoke about the origins of the Drip Report, why he embraces Black… Read More

January 14, 2021

16 New Albums You Should Listen To Right Now (Week of Nov. 27)

Get full with new albums from Statik Selektah, Juicy J, Tinashe, Madlib and Kareem Riggins, Rylo Rodriguez, Thundercat's mom, Pamela… Read More

November 27, 2020

From YG to Conway: Artists Have Been Rallying to Produce George Floyd Tribute Songs

Terrace Martin, Denzel Curry, Kamasi Washington, and more have dropped George Floyd Tribute Songs. As citizens around the world protest… Read More

June 4, 2020