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Alec Benjamin Delivers a Moving Rendition of an Eminem Classic With "Stan"

Alec Benjamin Delivers a Moving Rendition of an Eminem Classic With "Stan"

February 4, 2019 We officially stan Alec Benjamin.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
Daz Rinko Takes a Page Out of The 'Insecure' Handbook in His Video for "Broke Lawrence" [PREMIERE]

Daz Rinko Takes a Page Out of The 'Insecure' Handbook in His Video for "Broke Lawrence" [PREMIERE]

January 30, 2019 "As a fan of the show, I relate to the character of Lawrence and how he deals with the everyday struggles of being a black male making his way in the world."
Author: Chuck Ramos
Take a Trip With the Enigmatic Aries to "SANTA MONICA"

Take a Trip With the Enigmatic Aries to "SANTA MONICA"

January 30, 2019 Aries' latest sun-soaked venture is the perfect backing soundtrack for coasting down PCH, or any occasion really.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
rap
emo
GRAMMY-Winning Producer Kevin "Capi" Carbo Breaks Down Dominic Fike's "3 Nights"   [ANATOMY OF A SONG]

GRAMMY-Winning Producer Kevin "Capi" Carbo Breaks Down Dominic Fike's "3 Nights"   [ANATOMY OF A SONG]

January 29, 2019 "After the initial vibe got going, I just went forward with it. I felt good that day, and everybody in the room felt good. Positivity."
Author: Anna Scholfield
r&b
Rising Hip Hop Siren Bri Steves Shares Exclusive Photos from Tour with H.E.R. [TOUR DIARY]

Rising Hip Hop Siren Bri Steves Shares Exclusive Photos from Tour with H.E.R. [TOUR DIARY]

January 29, 2019 Bri Steves has proven that if you put in the work, anything is possible.
Author: Alyssa Yung
The Days of RAT BOY Being 'Internationally Unknown' Are History

The Days of RAT BOY Being 'Internationally Unknown' Are History

January 28, 2019 I was trying to find that sweet spot between hip-hop and punk, and Tim [Armstrong] really understands that stuff."
Author: Maxamillion Polo
From Childish Gambino to 'Atlanta' & Everything in Between:  The Rise of Creative Genius Donald Glover [WHERE ARE THEY NOW?]

From Childish Gambino to 'Atlanta' & Everything in Between:  The Rise of Creative Genius Donald Glover [WHERE ARE THEY NOW?]

January 23, 2019 We recount the rise of the renaissance man who has not just left a mark on culture but arguably shaped it.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
rap
KROWNS Celebrates Realness with 'Fake It' EP

KROWNS Celebrates Realness with 'Fake It' EP

January 23, 2019 A rising alternative band from Calgary, KROWNS refuses to waste a single bar on mediocrity in their thrilling new EP.
Author: Alissa Arunarsirakul
Samm Henshaw and EARTHGANG Deliver a Gospel Hip-Hop Sermon in  "Church"

Samm Henshaw and EARTHGANG Deliver a Gospel Hip-Hop Sermon in  "Church"

January 20, 2019 Don't forget to go to "Church," kids.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
rap
Che Lingo Unveils his 'Sensitive' Side in Latest EP

Che Lingo Unveils his 'Sensitive' Side in Latest EP

January 18, 2019 Che Lingo has created a narrative for the reality of pursuing a relationship in an increasingly digital society.
Author: Alyssa Yung