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10 Roles We Wish Tupac Could Have Played

Tupac Shakur may go down in history as a rapper, but his all-too-brief acting career was rock-solid. For his 44th birthday, we imagined where Tupac would have fit in the Hollywood he left behind.... Read more »

10 Types of Rap Performers

When you go to a hip-hop show, there's no telling what you'll get. There’s a spectrum of rap performance, ranging from full bands to a mic and a laptop. So to get the most out of... Read more »

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Every Sunday we collect the best free music we can find and put it all in one place. If you fell behind or just feel like building up your iTunes, we've got you covered. Here are... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily flowing through the internet, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are... Read more »

The Independent Musician’s Guide to Social Media

Platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Snapchat have broken down barriers for artists in almost every field. But for all the good social media does—connecting musicians to fans, building brands, challenging gatekeepers—it can hinder as often... Read more »

Is Apple Music the Solution to Streaming?

Jacob: The first writer I talked to can’t do the Apple piece. Did you hear back from anyone on that? Graham: No affirmatives. I’ll keep reaching. Jacob: Cool. Wanna meet in the conference room? Got a couple ideas… Jacob and Graham meet... Read more »

Born to be Pretty: Pairing Other Legendary Musicians With Current Rappers

Kanye West and Paul McCartney have been showing that non-rap music legends and current rappers can make great music together since the beginning of the year when "Only One" was released. Then A$AP Rocky came along... Read more »

10 Things Our Kids Won’t Understand About Music

Remember when music skipped? When you'd watch MTV for embarrassing lengths of time, waiting for that one video? Those days are obsolete. Before we're left only with memories, however, let's bask in the fading glow. ... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've rounded up the best songs from the past week. Here are the songs... Read more »