Kyle Mccann Blogs

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
Playboi Carti performs at the YouTube Pre-BET Awards party at NeueHouse Hollywood on June 24, 2017 in Hollywood, California / Lil Uzi Vert at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards held at The Forum on August 27, 2017 in Inglewood, CA, USA

Playboi Carti and Lil Uzi Vert Drop Official Video for 'Lookin'

There probably isn't a harder working pair of young rappers in the game right now than Playboi Carti and Lil Uzi Vert . Amid a lot of chatter that the two are working on some joint hotness, they've just released the official video for their second collaboration off of Carti's debut mixtape Playboi... Read More
Big Sean, Cardi B, JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Migos

GRAMMY Awards: Vote Now for Best Rap Performance

Music’s Biggest Night is right around the corner, and we want to see who you think will leave the GRAMMYs a winner! And the Nominees for Best Rap Performance Are... Who you got? Hip-hop veterans Kendrick Lamar and Big Sean or relative newcomers Cardi B and Migos ? Or, rap's OG JAY-Z ? ... And the... Read More

GRAMMY Awards: Three Unforgettable Moments in Hip Hop

The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards are approaching, and we're gearing up for Music's Biggest Night by looking back on some of the biggest moments in the history of the GRAMMY Awards. Check Out All of Our Coverage of Music's Biggest Night Here Over the years, there have been some incredible moments on... Read More
6LACK, Childish Gambino, Khalid, SZA, The Weeknd

GRAMMY Awards: Vote Now for Best Urban Contemporary Album

Music’s Biggest Night is right around the corner, and we want to see who you think will leave the GRAMMYs a winner! And the Nominees for Best Urban Contemporary Album Are... Who you got? 6LACK , Childish Gambino , Khalid , and SZA are each looking for their first GRAMMY, while The Weeknd looks to... Read More
Macklemore performs during the 2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival at Great Stage Park.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Watch Macklemore Play 'Three Words'

Hit after hit, the latest album from Macklemore is proving to be a must-listen for just about every kind of music fan. Of course, one reason why Gemini may garner Mack his first solo GRAMMY nomination could be the chemistry the Seattle rapper has with each of his collaborators. From Kesha to Lil... Read More
JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Migos, Rapsody, Tyler, The Creator

GRAMMY Awards: Best Rap Album

Who dropped the hottest album of 2017? We’re about to find out as Music’s Biggest Night is right around the corner. The list of nominees for Best Rap Album at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards feature some records that made you think a bit over the last year or so, as well as some records that made you... Read More