5 Former Memphis Officers Plead Not Guilty In the Murder of Tyre Nichols

On Friday, five Memphis ex-police officers plead not guilty in the brutal attack and murder of 29-year-old Tyre Nichols in… Read More

February 17, 2023

Memphis Police Releases Bodycam Footage of Deadly Tyre Nichols Beating

The city of Memphis has released four videos showing the beating that killed Tyre Nichols earlier this month. Trigger warning:… Read More

January 27, 2023

Duke Deuce Resurrected Crunk. Now He’s Trying to Keep the Sound of Memphis Rap Alive

Okayplayer spoke to Duke Deuce about falling in love with Linkin Park and Korn, Memphis horrorcore, working with producer Hitkidd… Read More

December 6, 2022

GloRilla Reps Her Hometown In Memphis Grizzlies Commercial

Memphis-born rapper GloRilla narrates new 'Big Memphis' commercial for hometown NBA team Memphis Grizzlies. GloRilla is putting on for her… Read More

September 26, 2022

Suspect in Young Dolph Killing Captured In Indiana

On Tuesday afternoon, suspect Justin Johnson was captured in Indiana after being wanted for the murder of Young Dolph, who… Read More

January 12, 2022

Memphis Rapper Young Dolph Shot & Killed in His Hometown

Young Dolph, one of the most successful independent rappers in hip-hop, was killed in Memphis. He was only 36 years… Read More

November 17, 2021

How Three 6 Mafia’s ‘Mystic Stylez’ Became A Southern Horror Classic & Provided A Blueprint For 2010 Underground Rap

Released on May 23rd 1995, Three 6 Mafia's debut album, Mystic Stylez, has grown from being an underground favorite to… Read More

May 22, 2020

BlocBoy JB Wanted by Tennessee Police Over Drug and Gun Charges

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by BlocBoy JB (@blocboy_jb) on Feb 9, 2019 at 1:43pm… Read More

February 18, 2019