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Why the Timing is Right For a Charles Hamilton Comeback

It almost never pays to be first. Anyone who’s been a true pioneer or innovator usually gets their respect—sometimes years after making their mark—but it's almost always those who follow in their footsteps that truly reaps... Read more »

Spotlst is Tinder for Spotify

Ever since Tinder came about, many other new apps have pretty much bitten off the dating app’s simple concept of swiping left or right. But the majority of those apps aren’t even useful for daily life.... Read more »

Why Björk’s New Album Isn’t on Spotify

Streaming services have presented a uniquely modern set of issues for musicians. Some artists are happy just to get their music heard, and others have made it clear that they’re not willing to feed into this new... Read more »

Kanye West Publicly Apologizes To Beck

Earlier today, Kanye West sat down for an incredible interview with Zane Lowe. During their talk, Lowe brought up Kanye’s storming of the stage after Beck won the Grammy for Album Of The Year and Ye... Read more »

Watch Kanye West’s New Interview With Zane Lowe

Back in September 2013, Kanye West sat down for a now legendary interview with BBC Radio 1’s Zane Lowe which came after he dropped his abrasive, aggressive Yeezus album. In that interview, Kanye gave amazing quotables, spoke on racism, fashion,... Read more »

Billy Corgan on the Kanye/Beck Situation: “I don’t care who it is, I would’ve knocked them out”

We all saw what happened when Beck won his Grammy for Best Album of the Year. Kanye walked off stage before making too big of a scene, but the message was clear, and we all knew what... Read more »

All of Drake’s Album is On the Billboard Hip-Hop Songs Chart

Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late might have caught the world by surprise, but we have acclimated. Billboard’s latest numbers have every single song off the album on their Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, plus... Read more »

Kanye West Premieres “All Day” at 2015 BRIT Awards

This year’s BRIT Awards experienced some eleventh hour drama. Rihanna was scheduled to perform, but she was pulled after skipping out on rehearsals. None other than her “FourFiveSeconds” collaborator Kanye West stepped up to fill her... Read more »

Scarlett Johansson and Este Haim’s Band Received a Cease-and-Desist Over Their Name

Scarlett Johansson just recently put out a new single titled “Candy” with her new band after a long hiatus from music. The band features Este Haim, as well as singer-songwriters Holly Miranda, Kendra Morris, and Julia... Read more »

Zane Lowe Will Be Interviewing Kanye West Again

In 2013 when Zane Lowe of BBC’s Radio 1 interviewed Kanye West it ended up being a legendary interview almost immediately. More than a year later, the two will sit down together once again tomorrow (Feb.... Read more »

FKA Twigs Choreographed Dance Scenes in an Upcoming Thriller

FKA Twigs has become known for her unique style, her sweet voice but mostly her intricate dance moves. Anyone who has ever seen her live, or even footage of one of her performances, knows that movement... Read more »

Pictures From Last Night: No Ceilings 3

Last night, we hit Mercury Lounge in NYC for the third installation of our No Ceilings concert series. It was the first time we had a non-rap lineup, and it turned out to be a beautiful night.... Read more »

Donald Glover: “I feel like Childish Gambino is a period that should come to a close”

This morning Donald Glover stopped by The Today Show to promote his upcoming movie The Lazarus Effect and while he was there the topic of his music career came up, of course. Glover admitted that he... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen Announces US Tour Dates

It seems like just yesterday that we were getting properly introduced to iLoveMakonnen and learning about his life before “Tuesday” blew up. But now, Makonnen is a Grammy nominated artist who has single-handedly brought new energy... Read more »

Funkmaster Flex Hints At Fugees Reunion

Funkmaster Flex, legendary Hot 97 DJ and recently, architect of the Diplomats reunion, has just announced that he’s been working to reunite long dormant hip-hop royalty The Fugees. While discussing the Dipset reunion in the video below,... Read more »


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