Forget the hype, this is the best video I’ve seen in a while.

A lot of craziness went down at Rolling Loud Festival last weekend (including Lil Uzi Vert’s high-flying performance). …

He really DOESN’T care if he dies I guess…

On Day 3 of the Rolling Loud festival in Miami, Lil Uzi Vert took his set to new heights. The purple-haired rapper was performing his hit “Money Longer” when he decided to climb a 20-ft. …

He made Joe Budden look like a delightful person to be around.

After Wale’s latest album Shine flopped last week with a projected 18–22k in sales, DJ Akademiks and Joe Budden discussed the many reasons as to why such a major label artist like Wale could do such bad first-week numbers. …

One of the most respected names in hip-hop today.

‘Everybody’ is Logic’s 3rd studio album.

Typically, Logic doesn’t feature any well-known artists on his albums, so it came as a surprise that names like Killer Mike, Black Thought, Alessia Cara, Juicy J, and even Neil deGrasse Tyson appeared on the track-list for his new album Everybody

I’m 100% serious.

With #ThrowbackThursday in full effect, let’s take a look at one of Marshall Mathers’ biggest missed opportunities in his career. It was 2004 and everything Eminem did was absolute fire — commercially and critically. This is when he decided to put on for his boys from Detroit — D12. …

Bad Music or Bad Marketing?

So the numbers are in and….. not looking good for Wale, the veteran rapper from the DMV. His new album Shine is projected to sell about 22,000 copies which is QUITE lackluster for a project that was released by Atlantic Records and Maybach Music Group.

Migos, Solange, Kaskade, and more will also perform.

Ahhh one of the most anticipated music festivals of the summer has finally come through with a lineup announcement!

Every year on Labor Day Weekend, Jay-Z brings together some of the biggest names in music to throw down in Philly and it…

First there was ‘ghosting’, Now There’s ‘2pac’ing”

Pretty sure I’ve faked death to get away from one of these before.

Just when you thought your dating situation was dire, Zurich biologist Rassim Khelifa arrives with news of a species that might actually have it worse.

In his recently published paper in the journal Ecology, Khelifa writes about the female mooreland hawker — a…

Will This Be Thug’s Mainstream Breakthrough?

Drake and Thug having a grand ole time.

Young Thug tweeted a few details about his album this past week hinting at taking a different approach than usual — including working heavily with Drake.

So I just found this YouTube channel two days ago. In short, Colors Berlin posts performance videos of decently-known rappers, singers, bands and more in front a vibrant-yet-plain background. I’m not sure how else to say this but the singular colors they use make the individual artists POP.

Vinny Guarino

Rutgers alum, Host of “In The Matrix” podcast, Writer at and Lyricist.

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