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Yesterday, with no context or forewarning, Drake shared a shit-talk-happy new song called "Draft Day." And very late last night, he gave us another song, one that shows a different side of him. He'd…   Read Story »
These late-night surprise song releases from Drake are quickly becoming some of the most exciting things that regularly happen in rap. Last night, Drake hit us with another one: "Draft Day," which…   Read Story »
Cole Alexander, guitarist for Atlanta garage-rock mainstays the Black Lips, recently took part in "Hate Song," an A.V. Club interview series in which various prominent types talk about songs that…   Read Story »
Last year, Drake heard a track on a recent Soulja Boy mixtape and freestyled over it, and the result was "We Made It," arguably the most purely fun song of Drizzy's entire career. Meanwhile, the…   Read Story »
Drake has been touring through Europe lately, and Friday in the UK city of Birmingham he premiered a new song, a slow jam called "Days In The East" produced by OVO Sound signee and fellow Ontario…   Read Story »
Every few years, a musician achieves that rare combination of commercial dominance and critical acclaim -- and therefore inspires lots of copycats -- only to willfully retreat from the spotlight.…   Read Story »
Later this month, the L.A. rapper YG, whose hardscrabble West Coast party rap was recently dubbed "an exciting sign that the system still works" by our own Tom Breihan, will release his major-label…   Read Story »
Did you know the reigning American Idol champion's album is out this week? Maybe the better question is: Do you know who the reigning American Idol champion is? Candice Glover is quite alright, so I…   Read Story »
Yesterday, a Rolling Stone profile of Drake went up online, and in that story, he had some not-that-nice things to say about a number of his peers. Macklemore, Kanye West, Jay Z, and Fabolous all…   Read Story »
Yesterday, we learned that Drake had spoken ill of Macklemore to Rolling Stone. After Macklemore had defeated Kendrick Lamar (and Drake, and Kanye West, and Jay Z) for the Best Rap Album Grammy,…   Read Story »