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  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Speaks On His Role In The New Film "Dope"
    By now, you probably know that A$AP Rocky has a role in the independent film "Dope," and that the film sold for $7 million following a successful showing at Sundance Film Festival. Now, Rocky has spoken on his role in the film, as well as his desire to keep acting, in a new interview with The New York Times.
  • Cover of Always Strive And Prosper: A$AP Yams' Quotes To Live By
    On Sunday January 18, 2015, the hip-hop community lost yet another young genius. Steven Rodriguez, better known as A$AP Yams, died suddenly at the age of 26. 
  • Cover of Retchy P Says He Wishes Wale Died Instead Of A$AP Yams, Wale & Fat Trel Respond
    The death of A$AP Yams has shook up much of the hip-hop community, and of course those who had working and personal relationships with the Mob co-founder were even more in shock. Over the weekend there was a memorial service for Yams in New York, as well as a private one for close friends and family.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky To Make Acting Debut In "Dope," Produced By Pharrell & Diddy [Update: Sony Buys Film For $7 Million]
    A$AP Rocky already has one foot apiece in the worlds of fashion and music, and now he's branching out even further. His next venture is acting, as he has a supporting role in "Dope," an indie film produced in part by Pharrell and Diddy that will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival this weekend. 
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Speaks On A$AP Yams' Death
    If you've followed A$AP Rocky's career, you know A$AP Yams has always loomed over it. From creative decisions, to promotion, to production choices, Yams was always around.
  • Cover of New Details Emerge On Death Of A$AP Yams, Cause Of Death Still Unknown
    Over the weekend, much of the hip-hop community was shocked to hear that one of the founding members of the New York collective A$AP Mob had passed away. The reason for A$AM Yams', real name Steven Rodriguez, death was unknown, although rumors said it was drug overdose. A$AP Mob members and affiliates quickly
  • Cover of Remix Fix: Introducing Gardiner Express & Their Version Of A$AP Rocky's "Pretty Flacko 2"
    While never officially released as a single, A$AP Rocky's "Pretty Flacko" quickly became a favorite among the rapper's fans.
  • Cover of A$AP Ant Asks For People To Smile For Yams, Shoots Down Overdose Rumors [Update: Joey Fatts Denies Overdose Rumors Too]
    While earlier in the day we were hit with the tragic news of A$AP Yams passing, A$AP Ant talked with Vlad TV, explaining that people shouldn't feel sad. 
  • Cover of A$AP Ferg Speaks On Collaborating With Ariana Grande, Tour With YG & More
    Last night, following the sudden death of A$AP Mob's co-founder A$AP Yams, A$AP Ferg paid tribute to his brother and leader by holding a moment of silence during his show with YG. Following the show in the DMV, our host Baker sat down with an interview with Ferg, who was obviously still reeling from the death of his f
  • Cover of A$AP Yams Passes Away
    Some very tragic news arrives this Sunday morning, as we learn that 26-year-old A$AP Mob founder ASAP Yams has passed away. No details are yet known of the reasons for his death, but many friends and collaborators -- including ASAP rocky and ASAP Ferg -- have shared their condolences on social media.
  • Cover of Top Tracks of The Week: December 29 - January 6
    New Year, New Tracks. For the new readers, TTOTW is our weekly rundown of what's new and notable at the top of our charts.
  • Cover of ASAP Rocky, Chance The Rapper, Jhene Aiko Make Forbes "30 Under 30" List
    Making the Forbes list in an honor often romanticized in rap, and if the latest "30 under 30" list is any indication, more and more hip hop and R&B artists will find themselves in the Forbes tax bracket.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Shares "Pretty Flacko 2" Artwork, Will Drop Track At 6 PM
  • Cover of Most Disappointing Projects Of 2014
    After giving everyone a positive spin with the Hottest Songs of 2014, we're getting brutally honest and critical today with the Most Disappointing Projects of 2014. Following 2013’s parade of ridiculously good albums, it was hard to keep pace and not get left behind from the jump.
  • Cover of Mob Rule: A$AP Ferg Vs. A$AP Rocky?
    The A$AP Mob isn’t really a mob, you know. “Mob” denotes unruliness, panic, chaos and lawlessness in an unorganized mass. Nothing could be farther from what this Harlem collective actually is, because the so-called “mob” has a leader.
  • Cover of Iggy Azalea Gets "A$AP" Tattoo Removed
    Back in 2011, Iggy Azalea and A$AP Rocky were rumored to be dating.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Recalls Crying Tears Of Joy After His First Show
    ASAP Rocky was one of the first rappers to capitalize off the instantaneous nature of viral success. The NYC rapper's fame came so quickly that his very first live performance drew a considerable crowd, and press attention.
  • Cover of Drake Showed Up At A$AP Mob's Show In L.A.
    Red Bull's 30 Days In L.A. showcase has featured some impressive surprise guests so far.
  • Cover of A$AP Ferg Announces "Ferg Forever" Mixtape, Shares Artwork [Update: Tracklist Revealed]
    About a month back, A$AP Ferg announced that he was putting in work with DJ Drama on a new mixtape, and now we finally get a look at the presentation. Taking to Tumblr today, Young Fergenstein debuted the artwork for his upcoming project, which will be titled Ferg Forever. 
  • Cover of 10 Fashion-Conscious Rappers
    Fashion has always been a very big part of the hip hop and it is only getting bigger. Today we are witnessing a number of rappers who treat style as an important part of their career and lifestyle. Not only are they wearing the latest collections, they are also being invited into the fashion world.
  • Cover of Meet Nez & Rio: The Producers Talk A$AP Rocky's "Pretty Flacko 2"
    The drought of music from the A$AP Mob family came to end recently when A$AP Rocky put out a new single "Multiply." With the visual treatment for the song, we were granted a sneak peek at what is presumably his next single, "Pretty Flacko 2." Given how much of a banger the first "Pretty Flacko" was, anticipation beg
  • Cover of 10 Essential Joey Bada$$ Tracks
    As a 17-year-old just beginning to make waves in the rap game, Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott didn't have the same life as most kids his age. He wasn't thinking about graduating high school to attend a university or enter the work force.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Explains Hood By Air & BEEN TRILL Disses In "Multiply"
    Purported "Fashion Killa" A$AP Rocky caused quite a stir in the garment world with his recent track "Multiply." Rapping “I ain’t really fuckin’ with that BEEN TRILL" and "HBA shit is weak, you can keep that" on the recent single, Rocky even incited a response in the form of a new shirt from BEEN
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky & Chanel Iman Reportedly Break Up
    We all know A$AP Rocky loves bad bitches, and unfortunately for girlfriend Chanel Iman, she's not the only one on the planet (although she's undoubtedly in the top tier). E! News reports that the couple, who had been together since April 2013, have ended things. 
  • Cover of 10 Must-Hear Danny Brown Remixes
    Danny Brown has completely exploded in the hip-hop world over the past few years, since his humble beginnings as a Detroit mixtape rapper.
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