Hip-hop

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.

Kid Cudi Man on the Moon II Mr Rager anniversary

Kid Cudi’s Man on the Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager captured a harsh comedown

Looking back at 10 years of an ambitious, introspective concept album.

J Dilla Welcome 2 Detroit reissue

J Dilla’s Welcome 2 Detroit gets 20th anniversary reissue

Dilla’s 2001 album to be released as an expanded 7-inch box set.

Outkast Stankonia hall of fame

Outkast’s Stankonia presented an eclectic hip-hop utopia

A look back at the iconic genre-breaking hip-hop album on its 20th anniversary.

LTF Monolith review

LTF : Monolith

The Russian hip-hop producer creates the perfect soundtrack to an afternoon escape.

Run the Jewels Adult Swim

Watch Run the Jewels’ Adult Swim performance in full

See the duo perform ‘RTJ4’ in its entirety.

clipping visions of bodies being burned review

clipping. – Visions of Bodies Being Burned

The L.A. noise rap trio deliver an immediate set of horror-hip-hop thrills interspersed with weird, harsh terror.

Westside Gunn Who Made the Sunshine review

Westside Gunn : Who Made the Sunshine

The Griselda emcee’s third album of the year is grimy, immersive, and loaded with impressive guest features.

best hip-hop albums of the millennium Outkast

Outkast announce Stankonia 20th anniversary reissue

This fall, Outkast‘s landmark 2000 album Stankonia turns 20. And to mark the anniversary, Outkast…

Jay Electronica mixtape act ii

Jay Electronica releases new mixtape Act II: The Patents of Nobility

Hear the long-awaited new mixtape, which was announced nearly a decade ago.

Run the Jewels RTJ4 live stream Adult Swim

Run the Jewels to perform RTJ4 via Adult Swim live stream

‘Holy Calamavote’ happens on October 10.

Public Enemy announce new album, What You Gonna Do When the Grid Goes Down

The group’s first album for Def Jam in over 20 years.

clipping visions of bodies being burned review

clipping. announce new album, Visions of Bodies Being Burned

Hear the first single, “Say the Name”

Two arrested for 2002 murder of Run-D.M.C.’s Jam Master Jay

Two men have been charged in the murder, in connection with drug trafficking.

Ishmael Butler on the 10 Best Shabazz Palaces Songs

The Seattle rapper/producer takes a look back at his catalog and gives us a highlight reel.

Chris Crack releases new album, Good Cops Don’t Exist

The Chicago rapper celebrates his birthday with new music.

R.I.P. Malik B, emcee and founding member of The Roots

The Philadelphia emcee has died at 47.