Planet Asia - In Time ft. Dirty Diggs (Video)

Planet Asia and DirtyDiggs let loose of their music video for "In Time", which comes off Planet Asia's "Egyptian Merchandise" LP out now via iTunes. Click here to get the album. 

William Cooper - Secrets Of Oz (Video)

Gemstarr Regime Records lyricist, William Cooper, has just released his own trippy interpretation of the famous walk down the yellow brick road in "Secrets Of Oz," an animated visual telling of the birth of The Federal Reserve Act, accompanied by hip hop.  "This is by far my favorite video/song I have ever...

Trev Rich - Vapors (Video)

Meet Trev Rich, the rapper who just signed a contract with Cash Money Records and is about to put Denver on the hip hop map. In this slow beat, "Vapors" is one of those tracks that feels like a slow burn, full of heartache for the one who got away and...

Electronic Hip Hop Duo Young Futura Debuts New EP "Patience"

  Get ready to experience a whole new sound now that Young Futura has dropped their new EP, “Patience”. The duo, which is made up of Beau Young Prince from Washington DC and French producer Futura, have teamed up to create a genre-bending sound that mixes hip hop, R&B, and electronic...

Kid Cudi - Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' (Album Stream)

Kid Cudi has dropped his album Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin' . Listen to the 19-track effort below. 

J. Cole - 4 Your Eyez Only (Album Review)

Two years ago today J. Cole dropped 2014 Forest Hills Drive, and today many are buzzing about Cole’s new project 4 Your Eyez Only. In my review of the former I stated that some didn’t see what the album’s theme was, so I explained. Unlike 2014 Forest Hills Drive, I...

CJ Fly - FLYTRAP (Album Stream)

CJ Fly has dropped his second album FLYTRAP a few hours early via TIDAL, listen to the 14-track effort from the Pro Era rapper below.

Kanye West Possibly Working On New Album

Producer Pete Rock recently took to Instagram to post clips of him working with Kanye West in the studio. It is speculated that the two are working on The Life Of Pablo follow up Turbo Gafx 16. Wach the clips below, and peep the possible tracklist as well.   1. Metroid Other 2. Muramasa the Demon Blade 3....

Spotlight Interview: Trapo Talks Shade Trees, His Motivations, Recycling Lyrics, & More

Last night (Dec. 5) Trapo performed his second New York headlining show at Rough Trade NYC as part of his Shade Trees Live mini tour. The stop served as the first time the 18 year-old Wisconsin rapper, sometimes singer, performed his debut album Shade Trees all the way through. His EPs SHE and...

Punch - Gold

The President of The TDE crew, Punch, released a new song early Sunday monring called "Gold". This smooth beat is the first of what may be his next upcoming album. Listen below and check out his last song "40 Years" here.  

Run The Jewels Drop "Legend Has It," Announce Album Release Date, And Tracklist

After announcing their Run The World Tour last month Run The Jewels took to Twitter today to drop "Legend Has It," and much more. Run The Jewels fans were gifted with the release date of Run The Jewels 3 and its tracklist. RJ3 will be released digitially to all on January 13th, while physical copies...

J. Cole to Release New Album on December 9th

December 9, 2016 is the date. J. Cole is back after his long successful hiatus from his double platinum (without any features) album, "2014 Forest Hills Drive," with a new effort titled, "4 Your Eyez Only". No word yet on features or a single just yet, but i'm sure fans are excited...

Hardo & Jimmy Wopo Drop New Mixtape "TRAPNESE"

Hardo & Jimmy Wopo, the dynamic duo from Pittsburgh have dropped a new mixtape "TRAPNESE," featuring Wiz Khalifa, 21 Savage, and Chevy Woods.

ChaRon Don - How I'm Living (Video)

Official Music Video for ChaRon Don song, "How I'm Living" off the F.T.H. (Future Take Hold) album release. Follow @charondon and visit www.charondon.com for more info. Download the single for free at www.ChaRonDon.Bandcamp.com.  

The Weeknd - STARBOY (Album Stream)

It's finally here! The Weeknd's highly anticipated third studio album, "STARBOY," featuring appearances from Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar, Future, and Lana Del Rey.

YG - Red Friday (Mixtape)

YG is back with a brand new mixtape just in time for Black Friday titled, "Red Friday". "Red Friday" features appearances from RJ, Mitch and 21 Savage. Let us know what you think in the comments.

Trapo Drops Debut Album Shade Trees

Wisconsin rapper Trapo dropped his debut album Shade Trees today (November 15th). Shade Trees serves as a follow up to his compelling EP SHE. The 16-track project finds the young spitter with his raspy voice and intricate bar work on full display. Explore the wonderments of Shade Trees below, it features fellow rappers Saba and Skizzy Mars.

Gucci Mane & Future - Free Bricks 2K16 (Zone 6 Edition) (Mixtape)

Gucci Mane & Future join forces on a surprise mixtape titled, "Free Bricks 2K16 (Zone 6 Edition)". Let us know what you think in the comments.

Princess Nokia - Brujas (Video)

"I'm that Blackorican bruja/ Straight out from the Yoruba/ And my people come from Africa-diaspora Cuba."  The Bronx-based rapper, Princess Nokia, drops her family history in her newly-released single "Brujas" from her 1992 mixtape. Princess Nokia (Destiny Frasqueri) delivers a fresh, female-positive anthem that not only celebrates her African heritage but...

A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service (Album Stream)

The arrival of A Tribe Called Quest's sixth studio album, We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service, comes along with a bittersweet feeling , for most ATCQ fans.  The announcement of the album, which served as the first reunion of the legendary rap group in more than...

Childish Gambino Announces '...Awaken My Love!' Album

Rumors have been swirling about Childish Gambino releasing a new ablum as of late. Well rumors no more, Gambino took to Twitter tonight (November 9th) tweeting the rumored album name ...Awaken My Love! with accompanying album artwork. The official release date has yet to be confirmed. 

Alicia Keys - Here (Album Stream)

After a four year hiatus, Alicia Keys sixth LP is HERE!  Following a star-studded concert in Times Square that included Jay-Z, NaS, John Mayer, Q-Tip, and Questlove that concluded the promotion for the album, the long-awaited album has finally arrived. The album comes in at 16 tracks strong, featuring A$AP Rocky, Emeli...

Common - Black America Again (Album Stream)

"Comm Sense from the city of Wind!" Southside Chicago veteran spitter, Common, returns with his much anticipated 11th studio album Black America Again.  Common who has been known to be one of the most socially conscious rappers throughout most of his career, delivers Black America Again, an LP that celebrates the...

Tinashe - Nightride (Mixtape)

Tinashe has dropped a 15-track mixtape titled Nightride ahead of her second studio album Joyride. The mixtape includes previously released songs such as "Company," "Ride Of Your Life," and "Party Favors." Nightride is also accompanied by a visual. Peep the mixtape and visual below.

Curren$y - 10/30 Andretti (Mixtape)

At this point, do I even need to explain? I feel like if we went more than four weeks without new content from $pitta Andretti, we'd think something was wrong, extremely out of the ordinary.  However, that is a problem we have yet to encounter within the last 10-11 months,...

Dave East - Kairi Chanel (Mixtape)

Harlem's own, Dave East drops high-anticipated project Kairi Chanel. Alongside crooner Anderson .Paak, Dave East has been my favorite XXL Freshman to watch. I caught onto his last mixtape Hate Me Know late; however better late than never, as they say. What garnered my attention were his Eastmixes in which he has...

DJ Mustard – Cold Summer [Album Stream]

Interesting title name now that we are entering the fall season, but for us music connoisseurs, its better late than never. Dj Mustard released his long awaited mixtape Cold Summer with some heavy hitters YG, Young Thug, Ty  Dolla  $ign, YG, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj, Nipsey Hussle, Jeezy, John Legend, Jeremih, Meek...

Solange - A Seat at the Table

When you think of conscience lyrics, this album scream revaloution. Solange surprised the world with her meaningful lyrics that discusses the injustices and the issues that black people face on a daily. Linking up with Master P and some guess interludes by Tina Knowles, a story was told from track...

Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition (Album Stream)

Originally slated for a September 30th release date, Danny Brown releases his LP Atrocity Exhibition a few days earlier, honoring the traditional Tuesday release day. The album comes in at 15 tracks and features lead single "Really Doe." Atrocity Exhibition features the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Earl Sweatshirt, Ab-Soul, B-Real,...