iLoveMakonnen Confirms OVO Signing, Speaks on Drake Co-Sign and the Importance of Gucci Mane

Things are really picking up for iLoveMakonnen. Over the long weekend, “Tuesday” hit iTunes via OVO Sound (Drake’s label), and Makonnen took the stage at the Atlanta stop of the Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour. When Drake first... Read more »

Death Grips Soundtrack New Adidas Commercial

As far as Death Grips news goes, this is actually pretty surprising. Death Grips, who broke up back in July, have provided the music for the latest Adidas commercial. Infact, it’s not just any song from the... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (August 2014)

The MTV Video Music Awards took place in August, and more and more each year the awards show gives recognition to artists who aren't making interesting videos in the first place. A few quality visuals slip... Read more »

Watch iLoveMakonnen Perform During the Drake Vs. Lil Wayne Show in Atlanta

Yesterday, iLoveMakonnen and Drake’s “Tuesday” was finally released on iTunes via OVO Sound/Warner Bros. Records. On top of that, Makonnen joined Drake on stage during the Atlanta stop of the Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour. Before he went to... Read more »

Watch Kanye West’s Performance at Made In America in Philadelphia

No matter what you say about Kanye West, he’s a performer through and through. With visually stimulating sets and high-energy execution resulting in thoroughly engrossed audiences, Kanye is someone you need to see live. Last night,... Read more »

Watch Danny Brown’s “Fire In The Booth” Freestyle Session

Feels like it's been a WHILE since we've heard a Danny Brown freestyle. I remember him spitting on Sway In The Morning last August, but he was also on album promo mode. Charlie Sloth recently had... Read more »

Tour Toronto with The Weeknd in His Video for “King of the Fall”

Toronto’s getting some major love. The Weeknd shows off what life is like in T.O. in his latest video for “King of the Fall,” which is the same name of his forthcoming four-date tour. Catch him... Read more »

Video: JuegoTheNinety – “Lost”

JuegoTheNinety radiates. On camera and in his often explosive verses, the Baltimore rapper emits uncommon energy. “Lost,” a single from his recent album Sonny September, is an encapsulation of his unusual style, familiar ground explored with new... 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 »

Video: Pell – “Runaway”

New Orleans rapper Pell is on the come up, and his debut album Floating While Dreaming shows what he’s capable of. Entertaining with wordplay stemming from a fairly normal lifestyle, Pell impresses time and time again by utilizing... Read more »

Watch Grimes and Blood Diamonds’ Glorious “Go” Video

The reaction to Grimes’ latest song “Go” was mixed to say the least, but the video is definitely a lot of fun. The track itself was originally written for Rihanna, and is a strange combination of dubstep... Read more »

Watch EMA Make Her Television Debut On David Letterman

It’s been a minute since EMA released her sophomore album, The Future’s Void, but it was last night when she really made some waves. The South Dakota native made her television debut on the Late Show... Read more »

Video: SIR E.U – “nike boy”

Maryland rapper SIR E.U’s “nike boy” sounds like hip-hop’s current fixation on future bounce beats and house rhythms filtered through the eerie tone of a broken music box. Off-kilter and up-tempo (it feels more like a sped... 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 »

This is How Rick Rubin Does the Ice Bucket Challenge

Chances are you’re starting to lose interest in watching the slew of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos from your friends on Facebook and from various celebrities. We promise you that if this one wasn’t as good as it... Read more »