For the first round of new music drops in December, the rap game delivers a fresh batch of notable releases. One of the hottest beatmakers in hip-hop repping St. Louis drops a highly anticipated LP, a hometown hero from Detroit comes through with his second album of the year, a beloved Queens rapper gone way too soon drops another posthumous album and more.
After delaying the album for a month in order to deliver a “masterpiece as intended,” as he puts it, Metro Boomin finally unleashes his new solo album, Heroes & Villains. Before the LP’s original release date of Nov. 4, the St. Louis super producer did what he had to do to provide enough lead time to
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