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It’s Debate Time: Who Got Snubbed In the 2016 Grammy Nominations?

Like we always do it this time. The first week of December in music is reserved for Grammy fever, incited by the foundation’s announcement of the year’s nominees. Excellence in Pop, R&B, Country, Rap and more are recognized, and everyone gets to soak in the experience until the winners are announced two months later, at […]

Here Are the 2016 Grammy Nominations

It’s that time of year again. The space between the announcement of the Grammy nominations and the February award show are always an eventful, debate-filled time, especially in Hip-Hop. Rappers have a very complicated relationship with the Grammys, and for good reason: consider the fact that guys like Nas, 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg and more […]

J. Cole & Kendrick Lamar Remix Each Other’s Songs On Black Friday

J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar over the past few years have gone from underdog favorites to mainstream juggernauts, racking up platinum plaques, Grammy Awards, sold out tours and accolades galore since they released their debuts in 2011 and 2012. They’ve also remained friends during that time–yes, even after “Control”–and have continued to tease the possibility […]

Kendrick Lamar Remixes The Second Half Of Jay Rock’s “Easy Bake”

On Jay Rock‘s 90059 album, Kendrick Lamar was featured twice on “Vice City” and “Easy Bake”. Today TDE have surprised us with a remix for the second part of “Easy Bake” which now features Kendrick on along with SZA. It’s titled “Traffic Jam”. Listen to it above and let us know if you prefer this […]

Kendrick Lamar Crashes a Wedding, Excessively Dabs, Nearly Gets Thrown Out

There are few people who appear to enjoy dancing the night away more than Kendrick Lamar. Whether it’s his music videos for “i,” “King Kunta,” or “These Walls,” or his live performances, Kendrick gets his two-step off just about every time he goes to work, and it’s certainly a labor of love. This time, he may have […]

A Travi$ Scott, Diddy, Kendrick Lamar Collabo Is In the Works

Travi$ Scott is cooking something up his sleeve.. The “Antidote” rapper hinted at a forthcoming collaboration with Kendrick Lamar, Diddy, and himself. He uploaded a video of them and it looks like they were making a song and the caption read: “Soon”. Back track to six weeks ago, Travi$ uploaded a picture with him and […]

Here’s Footage of Kendrick Lamar Performing ‘TPAB’ With a Full Orchestra

Kendrick Lamar officially kicked off his Kunta’s Groove Sessions tour last night at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., and from the looks of it, the show–billed as an intimate performance of his sophomore album, To Pimp A Butterfly, backed by a full orchestra–certainly lived up to its explanations. The National Symphony Orchestra, the legendary […]

Here’s a Video of ‘Million Man March’ Participants Chanting Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright”

Chants of @kendricklamar‘s “Alright” echoes down 7th street downtown. #JusticeOrElse pic.twitter.com/f1R62P0bIi — The Hilltop (@TheHilltopHU) October 10, 2015 In Washington D.C., things have kicked off in the 20th anniversary celebration of the Million Man March, and marchers and participants have wasted no time incorporating today’s socially conscious Hip-Hop into the ebb and flow of a […]

Eminem Pens a Tribute Essay to Tupac

Eminem calls Pac’s Me Against the World a Hip Hop classic In less than 72 hours two rappers have paid tribute to some of their idols. On Tuesday, Kendrick Lamar shared with the world his letter  to the late Easy E, today, Eminem pays homage to one of Hip Hop’s greats, Tupac Shakur. Em recalls […]

Watch Fabolous’ “Awwright” Video

Fabolous has been doing “Awwright” lately. Fresh off his Summer Jam domination, Loso follows up with an interpretation of Kendrick Lamar‘s To Pimp A Butterfly stand-out track, which was originally produced for Fab last year. In the video above, we finally have the full-length version of the Pharrell Williams and Sounwave-produced joint, just in time […]