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  1. the eric andre show
    The Eric Andre Show Was the Only Late Show Weird Enough for 2016It’s powered by its creator’s agonizing awareness of the banality of late-night talk shows and the urgent need to destroy them.
  2. respect the classics
    Roger Daltrey Thinks Rock Has ‘Reached a Dead End’ and Rap Is the FutureRock is dead they say. Long live rock.
  3. new music
    Listen to Common’s New Song, ‘Home’The track, featuring Bilal, dropped tonight.
  4. so bad it's bad
    From Kendrick Lamar to Jay Z: The Best Rappers’ Worst Guest VersesKendrick’s new verse on Maroon 5’s “Don’t Wanna Know” is merely the latest entry in a subgenre so exclusive that it’s actively repellent.
  5. music
    Jay Z Releases Reasonable Doubt DocumentaryHappy birthday, Brooklyn’s Finest!
  6. obits
    P.M. Dawn Rapper Prince Be Dies at 46The rapper formed P.M. Dawn with brother Jarrett, a.k.a. DJ Minutemix.
  7. rap
    Future’s DS2 Finally Went Platinum, But Where Does He Go From Here?Future’s career following DS2 demonstrates one of the dominant narratives in his songs preceding it: the progression from focused high to confused hangover.
  8. mashups
    Dag, Does This HamiltonStar Trek Mash-up Amaze and AstonishI am not throwing away my Spock.
  9. kendrick lamar
    Kendrick Lamar Drops Surprise Album, untitled unmastered.You can stream it here.
  10. the rappers are not what they seem
    Donald Glover Wants Atlanta to Be ‘Twin Peaks With Rappers’Glover created, wrote, exec-produced, and starred in the new comedy.
  11. crimes and misdemeanors
    A. Banks Arrested After Biting a Bouncer’s BoobWeird Wednesday.
  12. reasons to love new york
    How Junglepussy Went From East New York to YaleThe 24-year-old is joining the likes of comedic rappers like Cam’ron and College Dropout–era Kanye West, making emotional connections through well-timed jokes.
  13. tom hanks
    Your Dad Tom Hanks Is an Amazing RapperHe did a flawless rendition of “City of Crime” on The Graham Norton Show.
  14. music
    Chief Keef Hologram Show Shut Down by PoliceFearing arrest, the rapper had opted not to appear at the Chicago-area Craze Fest in person.
  15. Where Comedy and Rap Meet with Zach SherwinTall, thin, white, and Jewish, not exactly how you’d describe most rappers. But that’s exactly how you’d describe Zach Sherwin; only you’d also […]
  16. reunions
    Ice Cube Reuniting N.W.A. for BET Experience ShowMaybe even Dre will show up.
  17. Chet Haze Just Doesn’t Get It About the N-WordTom Hanks’s rapper son defended his use of the N-word. Foolishly. 
  18. The Camel’s Dream, by Evan Waite and Frank Santopadre“I may be 46 years old, but it is never too late to chase my rap dreams,” said the Camel to his wife. “I want to move the crowd!” The Camel’s […]
  19. music
    Rapper Chinx Shot and Killed in NYCChinx was a member of French Montana’s Coke Boys.
  20. Is Bobby Shmurda a Gangster or Simply ‘Guilty for Where I Live’?How an Empire-like rise plays out in real life.
  21. Why the McKanye Feud Is Bad for EveryoneThe problem with the Who Is Paul McCartney? controversy.
  22. A Guide to Malia Obama’s New Rap Favorites Pro EraHow to navigate the myriad releases of the Brooklyn rap collective.
  23. Rising Rap Stars Migos Are Expecting a Big 2015The Atlanta group’s Offset and Quavo talk fake feuds, jail time, and new music. 
  24. Thank You For Financing My Diss Track, by Erik CoferMom, Dad, I feel like it’s finally time for me to come clean about my latest project. You remember that $20,000 you loaned me six months ago? […]
  25. beef
    The Lil’ Kim–Nicki Minaj Feud Rages AgainLil’ Kim released not one but two Nicki dis songs this week.
  26. throwback thursday
    Newly Unearthed Video Shows Kanye Rapping Back in 1996At a Fat Beats record-store opening.
  27. 6 Ways to Fix Outkast’s Reunion TourI know you like to think your s**t don’t stank, but …
  28. Watch a Music Video Hannibal Buress Made with Open Mike Eagle Here’s a music video for the song “Doug Stamper” from comedian Open Mike Eagle that heavily features comedian Hannibal Buress. Buress bookends […]
  29. Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Bring ‘The History of Rap’ to ‘The […] In case you missed Justin Timberlake’s visit to The Tonight Show on Friday, he and Fallon brought back their hit “The History of Rap” Late […]
  30. Donald Glover Is Putting Out a New Childish Gambino Album This Winter Ex-Community star Donald Glover put out this YouTube video this morning to announce the release of his new album under rap alter ego Childish […]
  31. Watch Rapper Wale in the Studio with Jerry Seinfeld Here’s rapper Wale and Jerry Seinfeld in the studio recording the track “Outro About Nothing” for Wale’s latest album The Gifted, which came […]
  32. girl rappers
    Amanda Bynes’s Rap Career Might Actually Be HappeningWaka Flocka Flame says they plan to work together.
  33. Somebody at ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Edited Brian Williams Clips Together to Make […] I don’t know how much time went into editing this footage of newsman Brian Williams together to make it so he’s rapping Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ […]
  34. Jerry Seinfeld Will Be on Wale’s Next Rap Album Rapper Wale released The Mixtape About Nothing in 2008, a hip-hop album that heavily sampled and referenced Seinfeld and even featured an […]
  35. rebecca black successors
    Is This the Worst Rap Video in History?Rap! In! Space!
  36. Listen to Hannibal Buress’s Hip Hop DebutOver the past few years, Hannibal Buress has risen to the top of the stand-up food chain to become one of the country’s most popular comedians, […]
  37. coloring books
    Here’s a Holiday Gift Idea: A Rapper Coloring BookJust add color!
  38. Middle-Aged Female Rapper is Top NotchNicki who?
  39. Meet Kwayzar the Seer, ‘The World’s Oldest Cyber Rapper’Horny goat weed, y’all!
  40. Rebel Wilson ’Tis a Rapper Named Rebelicious Aka Little Reb Aka… Why are they playing “Get Ur Freak On” in the background? The song’s awesome and we always need people to tell us what to get on, but there […]
  41. game of thrones
    Listen to a Game of Thrones RapIt was bound to happen.
  42. ray bradbury
    Listen to a Rap About Ray BradburyIn case you don’t need 24 hours to digest the news.
  43. nostalgia flashbacks
    Watch Will Smith Do the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air RapAnd everyone in the studio audience sing along.
  44. gotye
    Comedy Nerd Mac Lethal Covers GotyeWatch your back, Busta!
  45. stop-motion
    Watch Delicious-Looking Food Perform Iconic Rap SongsYo! Pancakes rap!
  46. ellen
    Rosie and Sophia Grace, ‘Starships’Just give them everything, Ellen. They’ve earned it.
  47. warren g
    Warren G Party We Will Throw NowIt’s the return of the Regulators … kind of.
  48. hip hop squares
    Go Behind the Scenes of MTV2’s Hip Hop SquaresValid question: Is that Fat Joe, or did Bruce Vilanch shave his head?
  49. bill murray
    Watch a Rap About Bill MurrayWe love Bill Murray as much as the next guy, but let’s do away with that terrifying mask, okay?
  50. books
    Try Differentiating Quotes Between James Joyce and Kool KeithGame on!
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