Confusion

Rae Sremmurd ft. Nicki Minaj & Pusha T – “No Flex Zone (Remix)”

We’ve already heard Nicki Minaj and Pusha T go in over Mississippi duo Rae Sremmurd’s (that’s ear drummers backwards) “No Flex Zone,” but now we’ve got everyone together for the official remix. The duo added on... Read more »

More Than The Music: Why Raury Is Here to Stay

It’s 7 p.m. on a Thursday night, and we’re standing around in a rented Airbnb apartment in the Flatiron District in New York City. It’s a hip, chic apartment with a glass-enclosed loft, hardwood floors, impressively... Read more »

Childish Gambino Announces New Mixtape

Last night, Childish Gambino let loose a tweet: “gangsta grillz presents: stnmtn/kauai mixtape http://www.iamdonald.com.” STN MTN stands for Stone Mountain, Georgia, where Donald grew up. Kauai is a Hawaiian island. Gangsta Grillz is DJ Drama’s legendary... Read more »

Watch David Lynch Do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

After seeing Rick Rubin’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, I thought it was over. That was it. I’d never need to see another Ice Bucket Challenge in my life. And then David Lynch does this. It’s on... Read more »

Rae Sremmurd, the Duo Behind “No Flex Zone,” Has a New Song

When everyone knows the name of your song but nobody knows how to spell your name, it’s usually not a good sign. It was starting to seem like Rae Sremmurd was destined to be a one-hit... Read more »

Premiere: Yakki – “Hands Up” (Prod. TM88)

On “D.R.A.K.E.,” we heard Yakki (from Young Thug’s YSL crew) and TM88 (of 808 Mafia) link up for an ominous, bass-heavy track full of energy. On “Hands Up,” they apply that energy in a very different way. Inspired... Read more »

Watch Raury Discuss Signing a Deal With Columbia Records

The build-up to Raury’s Indigo Child didn’t take a lot of time (it was in March when “God’s Whisper” really kicked off the momentum), but his rise has felt more powerful than with so many other young... Read more »

Premiere: K. Rudd ft. Danny Seth – “Waiting to Exhale”

“Blowing my high when I can smoke by my fucking self” Los Angeles rapper K. Rudd linked up with English rapper Danny Seth a couple years ago when Danny first came to the U.S., and the two... Read more »

Premiere: King Fantastic – “Los Angeles International”

After some time away (rapper Killer Reese One was locked up for two years), King Fantastic is back and picking up where they left off. Their new work features that same combination of hard-hitting, electronically driven... Read more »

Watch Drake’s VMA Acceptance Speech (During a Concert in Boston)

Drake couldn’t be at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, so when he won for Best Hip-Hop Video, Common accepted the award on his behalf. Drake couldn’t make it because he and Lil Wayne are busy running... Read more »

Download Ty Dolla $ign’s “$ign Language” Mixtape

Ty Dolla $ign doesn’t fuck around. Even when it comes to a free mixtape, Ty’s got top-notch production and a team of supporters. For his $ign Language mixtape, he keeps things concise with 11 songs, but he bring in... Read more »

Broods – “Four Walls”

With “Mother & Father,” New Zealand brother-sister duo Broods had one of the saddest songs of the year so far. But despite the sadness in the lyrics, the tempo was still bouncy and upbeat. On “Four... Read more »

Prince Announces Two Albums, Releases New Song

Prince has announced two new albums, both coming out on September 30 via Warner Bros. Records. They’re called Art Official Age and Plectrumelectrum. According to a press release from Warner: Art Official Age is a classic... Read more »

Watch the Performances From the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards

In case you aren’t around a television, here are the performances from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. We’ll update throughout the night. Watch Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj, and Jessie J above. We’ll update with the... Read more »

Watch Iggy Azalea Fall Off Stage

I normally try to avoid making fun of people, but Iggy Azalea fell off the stage at an MTV VMAs benefit pre-show, and I have to share this because: 1. Iggy herself posted an Instagram of it... Read more »