Pharrell

Kelis’ Beef With Beyoncé Is Really A Beef With Pharrell

Ahead of the release of seventh Beyoncé album Renaissance, Kelis says she didn't approve  two of her songs being sampled on… Read More

July 29, 2022

Beyoncé Collaborated with Pharrell, Raphael Saddiq, Syd & More on Her ‘Renaissance’ Album

Beyoncé shared the tracklist for her upcoming new album via Instagram Story on Wednesday. After announcing Renaissance last month, Beyoncé has now… Read More

July 20, 2022

Philly And NJ Club Music On TikTok Is Fueling Pop’s Dance Music Craze

If the revitalization of house and club music seems sudden or unprovoked, you're probably just not spending enough time on… Read More

July 15, 2022

10 DJ Drama Mixtapes That Defined the Golden Era of Gangsta Grillz

Take a look back at DJ Drama's wildly influential Gangsta Grillz mixtape series, the soundtrack to the DatPiff era of… Read More

July 12, 2022

Pharrell’s ‘Something in the Water’ Festival Has Potential… But Needs Work

Pharrell's Something in the Water festival took place in Washington D.C., featuring acts such as Moneybagg Yo, Chloe x Halle,… Read More

June 21, 2022

Best Videos To Drop Last Week: Pharrell, Benny The Butcher, Braxton Cook & More

Pharrell leads the pack with his latest video for "Cash In Cash Out." Rubi Rose recently dropped "Wifey." After teasing… Read More

June 13, 2022

The Three Archivists You Should Know Celebrating the Legacy of Hip-Hop and Urban Magazines

Meet the archivists behind upnorthtrips, Rap Style Archaeology, and Nygel Sartorial: three platforms that uniquely curate some of the biggest… Read More

May 18, 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

6 New Hip-Hop, R&B & Alt Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of April 22)

Pusha T's It's Almost Dry has finally arrived, and it's explosive. Mercury's tabula rasa is another staple release worth hitting… Read More

April 22, 2022

Pusha T Reveals Cover and Tracklist for ‘It’s Almost Dry’

Ahead of the Friday release of It's Almost Dry, Pusha T has shared the final tracklist, with appearances from Ye,… Read More

April 19, 2022

Pusha-T Readies Album With New “Hear Me Clearly” Video

On Wednesday, Pusha-T premiered his new video for "Hear Me Clearly". The rapper also spoke with Complex about his forthcoming… Read More

March 30, 2022

The Look of Love: An Introduction to J Dilla, The Rapper

For Dilla Day 2022, we celebrate the deceptively deep catalog of daggering wordplay from J Dilla, an innovative producer who… Read More

February 7, 2022

There Will Be No Charges for the Cop Who Killed Pharrell’s Cousin Donovon Lynch

Donovon Lynch was shot twice and killed by Officer Solomon D. Simmons on March 26, 2020. Lynch's family is pushing… Read More

December 1, 2021

Virgil Abloh Eulogies Pour in From Frank Ocean, Kanye West, Drake, and More

Titans of music, fashion, and their various intersections pay tribute to trailblazing Off-White founder and Louis Vuitton creative director, Virgil… Read More

November 29, 2021

Pharrell is Ending Something in The Water Festival’s Run in Virginia Beach Due to The City’s “Toxic Energy”

Earlier this year, Donovan Lynch, a 25-year-old cousin of Pharrell, was murdered by a Virginia Beach police officer. After just… Read More

October 6, 2021

Snoh Aalegra Is Her Truest Self on New Album ‘Temporary Highs in the Violet Skies’

Snoh Aalegra presents Temporary Highs in the Violet Skies her latest album packed with features and production from No I.D.,… Read More

July 9, 2021