Hip-hop

MIKE new album 2021

MIKE announces new album, Disco!

Hear new single “Evil Eye.”

DMX

R.I.P. legendary rapper DMX

The rap icon has died at 50.

slowthai tyron review

slowthai : TYRON

A messy album about the yins and yangs of life.

Armand Hammer Haram review Album of the Week

Armand Hammer – Haram

The hip-hop duo’s new full-length collaboration with The Alchemist feels like a shock to the system.

Armand Hammer Sir Benni Miles

Armand Hammer’s “Sir Benni Miles” is a powerful tangle of contrasts

The leadoff track from ‘Haram’ is a stunning showcase for the duo’s chemistry with producer The Alchemist.

Georgia Anne Muldrow VWETOIII

Georgia Anne Muldrow announces new album, VWETO III

Plus she’s auctioning off the album and art in an NFT auction for charity.

Aesop Rock Long Legged Larry

Aesop Rock and Jeremy Fish introduce “Long Legged Larry” for National Frog Day

Watch the stop motion animated clip, featuring a chill AF frog.

DJ Muggs Dies Occidendum review

DJ Muggs the Black Goat : Dies Occidendum

The legendary beatmaker and former member of Cypress Hill creates a short horror film in beat tape form.

Unlocked 1.5

Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats announce UNLOCKED 1.5

Hear Robert Glasper’s version of “So.Incredible.pkg” featuring Smino

Roots do you want more reissue

The Roots announce Do You Want More?!!!??! deluxe reissue

Hear two previously unreleased tracks.

Big Dada Recordings

UK hip-hop label Big Dada announces relaunch

The UK imprint hits refresh as a label “run by Black, POC, and Minority Ethnic Ninja Tune staff members for Black, POC, and Minority Ethnic artists.”

Rico Nasty Nightmare Vacation review

Rico Nasty : Nightmare Vacation

The DMV rapper offers two modes on her new album: eccentric misanthropy and ethereal tripping balls.

Four Tet madlib

Madlib shares new single “Hopprock”

The new single is another collaboration with Four Tet.

Armand Hammer Haram review

Moor Mother & billy woods – BRASS

A hip-hop tag-team that thrives on both dazzling abstraction and jagged honesty.

MF Doom

R.I.P. legendary rapper MF DOOM

The legendary underground rapper died on October 31, according to his family.

Run the Jewels walking in the snow video

Run the Jewels become action figures in “walking in the snow” video

Jamie and Mike take on a sinister land of misfit toys.

best hip-hop albums of 2020

Top 20 Hip-Hop Albums of 2020

20 highlights from the year’s embarrassment of hip-hop riches.

Armand Hammer Haram review

Hear Moor Mother and billy woods’ new collaborative album, ‘BRASS’

Hear the duo’s new surprise-released psychedelic hip-hop release.

Aesop Rock Spirit world field guide review

Aesop Rock : Spirit World Field Guide

Aes creates an audio guide to a fantastical realm on his latest.