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Eve, Brandy and More Celebrate Hip-Hop Sisterhood in Queens

The golden age of hip-hop birthed some of the game's most beloved female rappers. Back in the 1990s, everyone from Eve to Rah Digga to Yo-Yo were making...

Vado & Saigon to Compete in New World Order III Battle Rap Event

Hip-hop fans can get a front-row seat to watch Vado and Saigon & Charlie Clips and Oun-P compete at the New World Order III...

Uncomfortable Hip-Hop Moments That Will Make You Cringe

The realm of hip-hop doesn’t have immunity when it comes to embarrassment. With technology and rap music advancing at the same speed, more cringeworthy...

Lil Baby Interviews DJ Khaled to Celebrate Khaled Khaled Album

What happens when you combine the forces of the hit-making, social media dynamo that is DJ Khaled with Lil Baby, one of the hottest rappers...

Cardi B Covers XXL Magazine's Spring 2021 Issue

The unstoppable and incomparable Cardi B covers XXL magazine's spring 2021 issue and discusses a wealth of topics. From her growing business knowledge and brokering deals...

DMX Hospitalized After Drug Overdose, Rappers Respond

On Saturday (April 3), hip-hop woke to the sad news that DMX overdosed on Friday (April 2). According to TMZ, the rapper was rushed...

Drake 2021 Type Beats

When Drake dropped his Scary Hours 2 song pack earlier this month, he unleashed three heaters to keep fans satiated while they await his Certified...

Hip-Hop Albums Turning Five in 2021

2016 seems like a lifetime ago. Barack Obama was still POTUS, XXXTentacion was just a budding SoundCloud rapper and we were still walking around...

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