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  • Cover of Review: Common "Nobody's Smiling"
    A mostly levelheaded veteran who’s open about his distant relationship with Chicago, Common is the only 30-plus rapper who could’ve made a Nobody’s Smiling.
  • Cover of Nas Offers Kendrick Lamar Advice On Following Up A Classic Album
    Few rappers are as well-equipped to talk about classic albums than Nasir Jones. With almost twenty years of experience in the game and at least four generally-regarded "classic" albums, the Queensbridge emcee is just about the best mentor an up-and-comer could ask for.
  • Cover of Wiz  Khalifa & Snoop Dogg Announce "Mac & Devin Go To High School" Sequel
    Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg solidified their status as stoner buddies by filming the stoner buddy comedy, "Mac & Devin Go To High School" in 2012. The movie came complete with a full original soundtrack from the multi-generational pot enthusiasts.
  • Cover of Can Hip-Hop Stop The Violence In Chicago?
    Back in 2011 Kanye West rapped the chilling statistic "314 soldiers died in Iraq, 509 died in Chicago," in his verse from "Murder to Excellence" from the Watch The Throne album, and yet three years later 80 people were shot over July 4th weekend in the city that's come to be known as "Chiraq." Common even makes referen
  • Cover of Waka Flocka's Upcoming EDM Album Will Be Called "Turn Up God"
    Rappers are constantly deifying themselves, some more specifically than others. Lil B is the Based God, Smoke DZA, the Kushed God, Gucci Mane, the Trap God, Eminem, the "Rap God", and Kanye West is just "a God".
  • Cover of Statik Selektah Announces New Album "What Goes Around..." [Update: Tracklist & Cover Art Revealed]
     After releasing his latest album, Extended Play, on the same day as Kanye’s Yeezus, & Cole’s Born Sinner, Statik Selektah is already back putting out another project for his fans.
  • Cover of Common Explains What He's Learned From Vince Staples & Chicago Drill Artists
    Common is gearing up for big things this summer, with an album entirely centered around violence in Chicago, Nobody's Smiling. He's already revealed the tracklist and the cover art for the LP, which features a variety of covers including ones with upcoming Chicago spitters like King Louie, G Count and Dreezy.
  • Cover of Angel Haze On Relationship With Ireland Baldwin: "We Fuck And Friends Don't Fuck"
    Angel Haze has been dating Alec Baldwin's daughter Ireland for several months now, and though the'res been no shortage of press photographing them together, she thinks that the media is misjudging their relationship.
  • Cover of French Montana Reportedly Buys Khloe Kardashian A Jeep For Her 30th Birthday
    The rumor mill won't stop churning out gossip when it comes to reported love birds French Montana and Khloe Kardashian. While we've yet to receive any official confirmation the two coupled up, it definitely seems that way as they go everywhere together, from partying at the club to house shopping.
  • Cover of Don't Call It A Comeback: 12 Triumphant Returns To Rap
    "You have no choices about how you lose, but you do have a choice about how you come back and prepare to win again." -Pat Riley
  • Cover of Common Shares Artwork For "Nobody's Smiling" Featuring G Count And King Louie [Update: Official Standard/Deluxe Covers Released]
    With his new album Nobody's Smiling, Common has already made his mission clear: the violence tearing apart Chicago's youth must be addressed.
  • Cover of Lyor Cohen's 300 Label Announces Partnership With Migos & Johnny Cinco
    The other week we learned of Young Thug's connection to the newly-launched 300 label. Kevin Liles, one of the label's executives, revealed that they have some sort of deal with Thugga although the exact details remain unclear.
  • Cover of Police Suspect Rivalry Involving Migos Caused Murder Of A Fan
    Investigators in Gwinett County, Georgia suspect that a rivalry between rap groups Migos and 2G was behind the murder of a local man on June 11th. 
  • Cover of Kendrick Lamar Talks "good kid, m.A.A.d city" Being Called A Classic, Follow Up Album
    Expectations are high for Kendrick Lamar's follow-up to good kid, m.A.A.d city. The rapper's 2012 effort (which you can't call his debut album or his sophomore album without pissing someone off) was greeted with almost unanimous praise within days of its release, which makes the pressure pretty high for the n
  • Cover of Crew Love: Save Money
    The Save Money crew is still pretty young to the rap game, but if the successes of members Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa are any indicator (both MCs have appeared on the new XXL Freshmen 2014 cover) it won’t take long for them to become a household name.
  • Cover of Yo Gotti Announces New Album "The Art Of Hustle"
    Over the past weekend Yo Gotti took the stage during Hot 107.9's annual Birthday Bash in Atlanta. Fresh off his performance, he announced the title of a forthcoming album to follow up last year's I Am.
  • Cover of Dr. Dre Reportedly Leaves Waitress $5,000 Tip
    Here's some news you most definitely need this Wednesday morning. According to gossip site Radar Online, Dr. Dre was feeling uber generous during a night out the other week, so much so that he left a waitress a $5,000 tip for some tequila shots.
  • Cover of The Progression Of Fantastic Flows
    Soooo, I was assigned an article about tracing the origin of a lot of the flows in hip hop to different regions around the country. Originally, I thought that would be fairly easy to do, and to a certain extent it is, but the article really went in a different direction the more research I was doing.
  • Cover of Chief Keef Reportedly Evicted From Highland Park Mansion [Update: Keef Responds]
    A daily dose of Chief Keef drama is in order. Chief Keef has reportedly ran into some trouble and once again the police are involved.
  • Cover of Migos Chop It Up On "New Atlanta", Gucci Mane Relationship, Justin Bieber Controversy & More
    Migos are paving the way for the "New Atlanta" alongside OGs and newcomers alike.
  • Cover of Welcome To TRAPLANTA
    Set the bar, raise the bar. It’s something Atlanta has done for years. For nearly two decades, ATL has kept their finger on the pulse of rap music.
  • Cover of Gucci Mane Announces "World War 3D" Series Featuring Migos, Young Thug & Peewee Longway [Update: Artwork Revealed]
    Last summer, Gucci Mane hit us with a trilogy of albums in one day, dropping the World War 3 series, based on three of his greatest vices; Gas, Molly, and Lean.
  • Cover of Migos Respond To 2 Chainz Saying They Took Their Flow From Three 6 Mafia
    It's pretty common knowledge that Migos became widely popular after Drake hopped on their "Versace" record, and borrowed what many now pinpoint as the Migos flow. It's a choppy flow that we've seen take on different shapes and forms over the past year depending on who borrows it.
  • Cover of YG's "Who Do You Love" Single Goes Gold
    YG already has a platinum-certified single with "My Nigga" off his debut album My Krazy Life, and now his second single featuring Drake, the equally infectious "Who Do You Love" is catching up.
  • Cover of Top Tracks Of The Week: May 26-June 1
    This feature highlights a hand-picked selection of some of the bigger tracks of the week. We have chosen a few of the tracks that landed within our top 10 most played, focusing on those that stood out, and left room for discussion.
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