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LISTEN: Frank Ocean Drops Breathtaking Cover of 'Moon River'

Is it just us, or is everything Frank Ocean does just fire. For real though, just straight FIRE! Everything. Like, the guy could be sing the phone book and we'd all be hooked. You know you would! Leave it to the modern-day Frank Sinatra , mixed with a little Anita Baker and a splash of D'Angelo to... Read More
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This Map Shows You What Song is Most Popular in Your Town

Sure, you may have spent all of January listening to Lil Pump or Ed Sheeran or 6IX9INE or Post Malone or Camila Cabello , but what about everyone else in your neighborhood? If that very question has kept you up at night, fear not! We have scoured the internet in search of answers! And as it turns... Read More
Snoop Dogg performs at the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre / 2 Chainz performs prior to weigh ins for Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana prior to their fight at MGM Grand Garden Arena

Snoop Dogg and 2 Chainz Release Rosters for Hip-Hop All-Star Game

It's the kind of east coast - west coast beef that we will certainly get behind. The inaugural 2018 Hip-Hop All-Star game during the NBA's All-Star Weekend tips off on Friday night in Los Angeles. The draft has happened, trades have been made, and finally California's own Snoop Dogg , representing... Read More
Quavo, Offset and Takeoff of Migos perform onstage at the 2017 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

WATCH: Migos and Tasty Get Together to Whip Up Some Stir Fry

I don't know about you, but the second I heard "Stir Fry" by Migos I got hungry. Which, perhaps, could be due to my love for stir fry... the food, not the song. Though the Pharrell-produced track is a banger. Either way, the most logical thing that' could have happened since "Stir Fry" was released... Read More
The yellow light rays from the spotlight through the smoke at the theater or concert hall.

Derez De'Shon Breaks Down 'Hardaway' Lyrics

There's a very real possibility that Derez De'Shon 's latest track, titled "Hardaway," could propel the young Cash Money rapper onto the same level as his label mates. Rebranding himself after losing friend and longtime collaborator Slim Dunkin , De'Shon is back with an 18-track collection of some... Read More
Snoop Dogg performs at the SunFest Music Festival.

Watch the Video for Snoop Dogg's New Gospel Track

Despite playing a huge role in the birth and evolution of gangsta rap, Snoop Dogg says gospel has always been in his heart. And while the two genres of music don't have much in the way of similarities, the rap icon has just dropped his first effort at bridging the gap. Snoop today released the... Read More

Behind the Lens: The Golden Age of Hip Hop [PART 1]

Between its ever-evolving impact on culture and its lasting effect on music, hip-hop is among the world's most vital American contributions. And while it's been said that jazz is the one, true American art form, we would argue that the same should be said about rap. Outsiders, rebels, artists who... Read More

GRAMMY Awards: Red Carpet Ready Hip-Hop and R&B Stars

The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards are live from New York City tonight, and we're here to roll out the red carpet... for you. Our gallery below features all of your favorite stars heading into Music’s Biggest Night. Tonight's ceremony will hosted by James Corden will honor artists from all genres and... Read More
Linkin Park performs live at I-Days festival in Monza, Italy Linkin Park performs live at IDays Festival in Monza, Italy

Mike Shinoda Releases Three Powerful NEW Tracks

The tragic loss of Linkin Park 's lead singer Chester Bennington back in July shook music fans across the globe to their core. It also put the future of Linkin Park , and the life's work of the band members, in a dizzying state of uncertainty. Shortly after Bennington's death, LP gathered friends... Read More
Tinashe performs before the 2015 MLB opening day game at Dodger Stadium / Offset (Kiari Kendrell Cephus) of Migos during the Budweiser Made In America Music Festival in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Tinashe and Offset Prove They Got 'No Drama' in NEW Video

Whether she's acting or singing, it's hard not to love Tinashe . The Platinum "2 On" singer is gearing up to release her third studio album, Joyride , later this year and just graced fans with an official video for the record's first single. The L.A. native tapped Offset of Migos for "No Drama,"... Read More