The Alchemist

Mixtape Monday: YL + Starker x Zoomo, SHIRT, Mike + Wiki x The Alchemist, Sadat X + More

YL, Starker & Zoomo, SHIRT, Mike, Wiki & The Alchemist, Sadat X and more this Mixtape Monday. YL, Starker &… Read More

November 28, 2022

6 New Hip-Hop Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of November 25)

This week's New Music Friday round-up includes albums from Meek Mill, Sadat and Dough Networks, Wajeed and more. We're getting… Read More

November 25, 2022

Freddie Gibbs Is Done Selling His Soul

Freddie Gibbs spoke with Okayplayer about his first major label release $oul $old $eparately, his love for Rick James, and… Read More

November 9, 2022

The Alchemist Talks His Work With Nas & SchoolBoy Q In Hip-Hop Masterclass

The Alchemist detailed his production technique on Nas' "My Will" and SchoolBoy Q's "Kno Ya Wrong" in an Aulart hip-hop… Read More

October 10, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Smino, Freddie Gibbs, 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 30, 2022

Freddie Gibbs Drops ‘$oul $old $eparately’ Album, Feat. Kelly Price, Anderson .Paak, & More

Freddie Gibbs has dropped his fifth studio album $oul $old $eparately, which guest appearances from Pusha T, Rick Ross, Scarface and… Read More

September 30, 2022

Watch Freddie Gibbs Freestyle Over Amerie’s “Why Don’t We Fall In Love” On Funk Flex

Over Amerie’s “Why Don’t We Fall in Love," Freddie Gibbs kicks off a new Hot 97 freestyle, referencing R. Kelly… Read More

September 20, 2022

10 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of August 26)

Meechy Darko unveils his solo debut Gothic Luxury with Black Thought, Freddie Gibbs, and more featuring stellar production by Dot… Read More

August 26, 2022

Stream Roc Marciano & The Alchemist’s ‘The Elephant Man’s Bones’

Roc Marciano and The Alchemist have joined forces for The Elephant Man's Bones, which features Action Bronson, Boldy James, Ice-T,… Read More

August 26, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Roc Marciano, Black Thought, 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

August 12, 2022

In Hip-Hop and Beyond: Lamont Dozier

Diving deep into the hit-heavy solo and production catalog of the late Motown legend, Lamont Dozier, whose innumerable classics provided… Read More

August 9, 2022

Danny Brown is the Next Rapper Getting Into the Podcast Game

On Tuesday, Detroit-bred rapper Danny Brown announced that his first podcast The Danny Brown Show will debut May 17th on YMH… Read More

May 11, 2022

Curren$y Celebrates 420 With Surprise Tiny Desk Concert

In front of a chromed-out 1965 Chevy Impala, Curren$y runs through his catalog while blowing smoke in his NPR Tiny… Read More

April 20, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Vince Staples, Action Bronson, 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

April 8, 2022

ScHoolboy Q Bounces Back With “Soccer Dad”

ScHoolboy Q returns with "Soccer Dad", his first solo single in two years. Before the song's release, Q recently teased… Read More

April 6, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Benny The Butcher, Fly Anakin, 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

March 11, 2022