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Listen to Music From Grimes’ First Ever Myspace Page

Ah, the days of Myspace. As the first social network to be adopted by the public at large, Myspace used to be full of artists trying to share their music with the world. In fact, Lil... Read more »

Q-Tip Breaks Down Hip-Hop For Iggy Azalea

There has been a lot of discussion around Iggy Azalea and her role in hip-hop. Earlier this week, Azealia Banks chimed in, reacting to Iggy’s Grammy nomination for Best Hip-Hop Album. Iggy responded, basically dismissing Banks... Read more »

Decade Old Jack White Vinyl Discovered Inside Furniture

Ten years is a long time for something to stay hidden, but it seems Jack White somehow managed it with an old single of his. An old single that he recorded with a friend of his... Read more »

These Daily Illustrations of Little Kanye West Will Be Your New Favorite Thing on the Internet

Every once in a while you come across something so brilliantly random that you have no idea how someone even came up with it. But you’re thankful they did. The latest gem we’ve discovered on the... Read more »

P&P Presents: Skepta, Taking Grime From The Streets of London to the Studios of New York

Skepta has had a big year, and he’s all set to take things to the next level with the release of his new album Konnichiwa on March 1, 2015. With “That’s Not Me,” the MC made... Read more »

Guess Who the Most Googled Artist of 2014 Was

By now, it is impossible to deny the fact that the internet and the music industry work hand in hand. The amount of times a person is searched on Google is often a clear display of... Read more »

Watch Jungle Perform “Busy Earnin'” and “Julia” on Late Night with Seth Meyers

All seven members of Jungle stopped off at Late Night with Seth Meyers last night. It was probably a stark contrast to how they went into the holiday season last year—it’s been 12 months of firsts... Read more »

Watch Rich Homie Quan Sing Christmas Carols

Rich Homie Quan got into the holiday spirit this week with some heartfelt renditions of classic Christmas carols. He’s doing a series of carols for XXL. “Silent Night” follows a virtuosic performance of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed... Read more »

Watch Wild Beasts Perform “Wanderlust” With a Massive Pipe Organ

London’s Royal Festival Hall organ was installed in 1954. It had been out of commission since 2005, its 7,866 pipes unused due to structural concerns. But a recent two-year restoration process (and $15 million) brought the... Read more »

Does Snapchat Want to Start a Record Label?

Fallout from the Sony hacks continues to land in the strangest places. Today we learn of Snapchat’s apparent desire to start a record label—Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel had meetings with Sony to start a label because... Read more »

This is How the Form of Beatles Songs Evolved

Ever curious as to how the form of Beatles songs evolved over the course of the legendary band’s career? Charting The Beatles is a site that “[explores] graphic studies of the band’s evolution,” and one of... Read more »

Earl Sweatshirt Explains Odd Future to Mike Tyson

Earl Sweatshirt recently had the chance to interview Mike Tyson for Citizens of Humanity, and the result is fascinating. The two talk about growing up, spirituality, and tons of other things, but a highlight comes when... Read more »

Facebook Blocked Lil B for Speaking His Mind and His Fans are Not Happy

Anyone who follows Lil B on any social media platform knows that he prefers to use it to spread his messages of love with his massive following. It’s something many of us have become accustomed to,... Read more »

Kacy Hill is the Latest Addition to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music

We were introduced to Kacy Hill back in September, when she released her debut song “Experience.” The song was great, and it came with a striking video that served as a powerful first impression. The 20-year-old... Read more »

Dr. Dreidels are the Perfect Gift for Hip-Hop Lovers Celebrating Hanukkah

Trying to find the perfect gift for someone can make the holiday season a bit stressful, but every now and then you miraculously come across the perfect gift that immediately eases all of that tension. If... Read more »