5 Years Later: How ‘My Krazy Life’ Solidified YG as a New Age West Coast Rap Pioneer

Compton-bred rapper YG — "Keenon Daequan Ray muthafuckin' Jackson" as his mom eloquently refers to him on the intro to the album we're about to talk about — is one of the leaders in today's roster of young Hip-... Read Article

UP IN THE SOURCE | City Girls’ Yung Miami Speaks on Her Bond with JT, Working With QC and Taking Your Man in Real Life

It's pretty obvious to anyone paying attention to Hip-Hop right now that Yung Miami and JT — the Florida-bred female rap duo better known as City Girls — are currently the chicks in charge. Their recently r... Read Article

Get a Closer Look at the Zenith x Swizz Beatz “DEFY Classic” Watch

We've been seeing some really dope watch collaborations this holiday season, most recently with the new A$AP Ferg x G-SHOCK GA-110 announced a few days ago. Now, it looks like Swizz Beatz is getting in on the a... Read Article

Slick Rick Takes ‘GQ’ Through the Art of Jewelry Collecting

In the midst of celebrating the 30th anniversary of his iconic debut album The Great Adventures of Slick Rick — a five-mic classic, might we add! — rap vet Slick Rick is schooling us all on something he knows v... Read Article

Candace Owens Sends Out an Apology to Kanye West After He Denounces ‘Blexit’ Movement

Many people had ambivalent feelings yesterday after Kanye West announced he'd be taking a step back from politics, also in the process admitting fault on his end in regards to his political alignment. Should we... Read Article

Drop 5 In Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter V’ Album Merch Is a Tribute to Vintages Rap Tees

It's day five on Lil Wayne's release calendar for his ongoing Tha Carter V album merch drops — Delivery 1, 2, 3 and 4 have been impressive so far — and now he's showing love to vintage rap tees with help from C... Read Article

Bodega Bamz Takes Reebok to Spanish Harlem For the Latest ‘Alter the Icons’ Campaign Video

After the initial launch of Reebok's 'Alter The Icons' campaign earlier this summer, the brand is now giving individual profiles on the stars featured in the activation, with emerging MC Bodega Bamz getting the... Read Article