1 day ago | Drake
Migos knows how to make an entrance. The rap group breaks the humdrum lobby of the Dream Midtown by walking in — gliding in, actually — on a neon blue Oxbord. “Ay. You that writer with a cold?” Quavo suspiciously asks, while gingerly balancing him...
3 days ago | Interviews
Once upon a time there was a kid from Fayetteville, North Carolina, who moved to the big city with dreams of becoming a hip-hop star — but J. Cole's career was far from a fairy tale. A college student at St. John's University in Queens by day, the...
10 days ago | Hip-Hop
Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but don’t mess with Ghostface Killah. The Wu-Tang Clan veteran is fed up with the vocal comparisons to fellow New York City rapper — and relative neophyte — Action Bronson, and he aired his grievanc...
11 days ago | Hip-Hop
A$AP Ferg's secret weapon is a girl. The hands behind the board — often immaculately manicured — belong to Crystal Caines, helmer of brilliant hits like "Work" and "Shabba." The Harlem producer and rapper is quietly chipping away at the boys' club...
24 days ago | Hip-Hop
When Adrian Younge was asked to produce an album for Ghostface Killah, he didn’t want a traditional rap collaboration from the Wu-Tang Clan rapper. “I wanted it to have some fervent brand behind it. Something palpable. Something you could touch an...
2 months ago | Tyler, the Creator
“This isn’t Tyler. It’s his brother Darius,” said a baritone voice on the phone that’s clearly Tyler, the Creator. The rapper was in Dallas, Texas for a show later that night. He’d just eaten lunch and was in the mood to fuck with me a little. “I’...