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It’s dark, but sometimes funny too.
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“I wanna be a lifer in this. I want this catalogue that becomes undefinable because I’m just so stubborn.”
Tupac Shakur’s Complicated Legacy, Explained
Tupac’s life is dramatized in the film
All Eyez on Me
, but how detailed did it really get?
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As Kendrick Lamar prepares to release
, we look back at his earlier work for signs of where he was heading all along.
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The Life of Pablo
Including Kirk Franklin, DJ Dodger Stadium, Noreaga, and more.
the album formerly known as swish
Guide: Max B, Who Sparked Kanye-Wiz Twitter Spat
Kanye’s new album title caused some waves, mostly surrounding his use of the word “wave.”
Every Pop-Culture Reference Kanye West Has Ever Made
Fun fact: Kanye always mentions MJ when he big-ups Geico.
The Essential Young Thug: A 20-Song Guide to the Prolific Rapper
A guide to the most prolific (and vital) rapper right now, who’s yet to drop his proper commercial debut.
Dr. Dre’s 16 Greatest Contributions to Music, Ranked
From N.W.A and
to Beats and his prolific protégé-making.
A Guide to Malia Obama’s New Rap Favorites Pro Era
How to navigate the myriad releases of the Brooklyn rap collective.