The always reliable Crenshaw street poet known as Nipsey Hussle has released his new EP, Famous Lies and Unpopular Truths, which is his second project of the year, following August's Slauson Boy 2, a compilation of all the Marathon Monday tracks he h
At this point, the formula of O.T. Genasis has been proven, and the hits keep coming. What he does best are simple, repetitive hooks and punchlines delivered with serious weight (which describes most of his subject matter).
Kanye West has been performing on flying stages across the country on his "Saint Pablo" tour for over nine weeks now, and last night (Nov. 3), during his show at The Forum -- his sixth at the LA venue since Oct.
“I’ll buy the neighbor's house if they complain about the noise,” Drake quipped on his "Where Ya At" verse, and while we have no idea whether the rapper's neighbors took issue with his partying, Drizzy has reportedly purchased the property ri
The "Summer Sixteen" tour experienced a slight bump in the road yesterday, when Drake and Future discovered one of their tour buses had been robbed of approximately $3 million in jewelry-- which didn't belong to either rapper, but rather Drake's tour DJ.
D Savage is a young rapper from Gardena, CA who's getting six and sometimes seven-figure hits with everything he drops on SoundCloud. He recently became the latest addition to Cutthroat Records, joining the Long Beach duo of Joey Fatts and Vince Staples.
There had been headlines making the rounds on less-than-authoritative gossip sites suggesting that Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj had ended their relationship, which seemingly first began to simmer in late 2014.
During the beginning stages of recording his sophomore album, YG had a falling out with his longtime collaborator DJ Mustard, who produced the majority of his game-changing debut album, My Krazy Life. He quickly began searching for talents to fill the voi
Earlier this month, shortly after the police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, The Game and Snoop Dogg helped kickstart a campaign called H.U.N.T., which stands for "Hate Us Not Today." Their first initiative was to lead a peaceful march to the
After a harrowing couple of days for the black community, the hip-hop world, and the nation as a whole, two of the West Coast's elite emcees, The Game and Snoop Dogg, have decided to lead a peaceful protest in their hometown of LA.
The Game recently worked himself back into the summer rotation in a big way, dropping a new album, Streets of Compton -- the accompanying soundtrack to his A&E documentary series of the same name, as well as new single, "All Eyez," featuring Jere
Two years ago, My Krazy Life surprised everyone. It was a debut album made by someone whose biggest claim to fame was novelty club smash "Toot It And Boot It," but somehow, it had the scope and consistency of a select few L.A.
YG recently stopped by LA's Power 106 to give a tutorial on how to look slick in Bompton, and how to avoid looking like a "doodoo daddy." The 4Hunnid rapper went through some of his signature fashion techniques, as he cut a fresh pair of khakis below the knees