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[Listen] Rapsody Drops ‘Crown’ Mixtape and Visual

Since signing to Roc Nation in July, Jamla artist Rapsody has continued to make a case as one of rap’s strongest lyricists out. Holding her own with the likes of Talib Kweli and Kendrick Lamar, Rapsody has shown that she is definitely one of the strongest lyricists out today. After hitting us with “Fire” last week and “Mad” […]

[Watch] A Tribe Called Quest Drops New Visual For “We The People”

After releasing their first new album in 18 years, A Tribe Called Quest has decided to bless fans even more by dropping the debut of their lyric video for “We the People….” The video features the group’s iconic imagery, including the figure from The Low End Theory coming to life. Touching on subjects from mass incarceration, discrimination […]

President Obama Has Known A Very Popular Rapper Longer Than You’ve Known This Very Popular Rapper

Coming into the White House, presidents have always held long-time friendships with other government professionals—from growing up together to being classmates in college. However with rappers, I can’t saw many presidents bring those contacts into the Oval Office’s address book. But of course, the one president to be tight with hip hop artists way before his […]

What To Look Forward To At This Years FYF Fest

Recently, the popularity of American music festivals has grown exponentially. Over the past six summers, star studded line ups that would rival ’69 Woodstock have surfaced bringing forth some of the most unimaginable concert experiences ever. Bands that called it quits decades ago have come together in reunion. Titans across genres have performed side by side. Legends […]

Kendrick Lamar And ScHoolboy Q Appear On The First Episode of ‘Hard Knocks’

The new season of Hard Knocks is following the Los Angeles Rams as they prep for the upcoming season. Last night’s [Tuesday, August 10] season premiere found L.A. rappers Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q kicking it with the team. Last week, the Top Dawg rappers visited the Los Angeles Rams’ training camp at UC Irvine, where the two showed off their impressive […]

Watch Kendrick Lamar Freestyle in a New Reebok Ad

Kendrick Lamar‘s partnership with Reebok has produced three shoe collaborations, the most recent being the Reebook “Classic Leather” which went on sale on July 1 of this year. Throughout the two giants’ partnership, Kendrick has appeared in several commercial and promo spots, and Reebok has unleashed another one today featuring Kendrick doing what he does best: […]

Check Out Kendrick Lamar & ScHoolboy Q’s Football Skills

Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q are known for their rap skills, but yesterday [Wednesday, August 3] the rappers took a break from the music to show off another talent: football. The Top Dawg rappers visited the Los Angeles Rams’ training camp at UC Irvine and showed off their skills on the field. The Rams posted the visit […]

Rihanna And Kendrick Lamar To Headline Free (But Earned) Global Citizen Festival

The fifth annual Global Citizen Festival will go down on September 24 on the Great Lawn in Central Park. Global Citizen Festival is a free concert that aims to have fans participate in social action and initiatives-with the long term goal of ridding the world of poverty. This year’s performers feature some of the biggest names in music, including Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar […]

Profile: The Rise of TDE and ScHoolboy Q’s #BlankFaceLP

By the time Kendrick Lamar had finally eased into the melting pot of American consciousness, he already had five mixtapes under his belt, an EP and a studio album to boot. Kendrick’s steady accumulation of releases helped him to slowly gain traction alongside his Top Dawg Entertainment labelmates as they honed their craft and began to […]

Meet Myles William, Soon To Be Your Favorite New Producer

It’s no secret the road to success is often a rocky one. If you ask music producer Myles Wiliam, he will tell you, “I worked 24 hours a day, nonstop.” William has worked with artists like Lil Wayne, French Montana, Kendrick Lamar, Keyshia Cole, Iggy Azalea, Rick Ross and many others. He even had a […]

Review: ScHoolBoy Q Makes A Strong Bid for “Album of The Year” With ‘Blank Face LP’

In a year in which we’ve seen both formidable and lackluster bodies of work from both veterans and neophytes alike, ScHoolboy Q stakes a viable claim for album of the year with his sophomore major label release, Blank Face LP. Coming off his highly-praised major label debut, 2014’s Oxymoron, the masses have been anticipating ScHoolBoy Q’s next up-at-bat. Blank Face LP finds him […]

ScHoolboy Q’s ‘Blank Face LP’ Is Now Available For Stream

ScHoolboy Q's 'Blank Face LP' is Now Available For Stream

ScHoolboy Q once shared the possibility he would step away from rap, the genre he loves. Being the man who just wanted a platinum hit, number one album, and an outlet to express, we as fans hoped that day wouldn’t come true. There’s still time for Q to step away from the game, but not before […]

Frank Ocean Stars In The New Calvin Klein Campaign

For years Frank Ocean fans have been looking for clues as to where he may have disappeared to. Frank and his sophomore album both dropped off the radar for some time now and at long last, he’s resurfaced in the flesh, serving as the most recent face for Calvin Klein’s “My Calvins” Campaign. After the […]

Kendrick Lamar to Perform at The White House’s 4th of July Event

Kendrick Lamar to Perform at The White House 4th of July Event

Kendrick Lamar has had quite a year. Even though his To Pimp a Butterfly album came out in the spring of 2015, it’s still the topic of conversation, the result of making powerful and timeless music. It is now leading him to a top-notch performance at The White House. Lamar is performing at a White House event […]