Kendrick Lamar

Top 150 Albums of the 2010s

The 150 albums we love most from 2010-2019.

best songs of the 2010s

Top 150 Songs of the 2010s

A decade of slappers.

Run the Jewels live at FYF Fest 2015

The Top 50 Hip-Hop Albums of the Millennium

The best rap records of the past 20 years.

10 Essential Next-Level Albums

10 times where a great album took it to the next stage.

Top 100 Songs of 2018

Our favorite tracks from the past year.

Anderson Paak Tints Essential Track

Anderson .Paak and Kendrick Lamar’s “Tints” stretches summer into fall

A top-down summer anthem that’s fresh even when the Mercury drops.

Songs that reference other songs

10 Essential Songs That Reference Other Songs

Subtle, clever tributes to songs within songs.

Pop Girls Etc. Nicki Minaj

Pop, Girls, Etc.: Nicki Minaj, Beychella and Pulitzer Kenny

The best things in pop culture, music and otherwise in the past month.

Kendrick Lamar tour

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize, headlining Hot 97 Summer Jam 2018

Kendrick honored for his “virtuosic song collection.”

Black Panther the Album review

Various Artists : Black Panther The Album

A damn fascinating listen from a hip-hop super team.

Black Panther soundtrack

Stream the Black Panther soundtrack, featuring Kendrick Lamar, SZA, The Weeknd

The Kendrick Lamar co-curated and produced soundtrack album is here.

Black Panther soundtrack Kendrick Lamar

Pop, Girls, Etc.: Black Panther, DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Whitest Song Ever

Charting the significant pop culture moments of the past month.

Black Panther soundtrack

Black Panther soundtrack tracklist revealed

Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Ab-Soul, Schoolboy Q, James Blake and The Weeknd appear.

Kendrick Lamar at the Grammys

Da Art of Storytellin’: False awards

Our hip-hop column returns with some laments about Grammys lameness.

Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar top winners at Grammy Awards

Plus watch Kendrick Lamar’s performance.

Kendrick Lamar Humble video

Kendrick Lamar announces tour with SZA, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul

Top Dawg all-stars going on tour together.

Kendrick Lamar DAMN. remake remodel

Remake/Remodel: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ is a compelling listen in reverse

Kung Fu Kenny’s 2017 masterpiece backwards—does it work?

The Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums of 2017

10 Albums that brought the beats and science this year.