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Drake’s New Album Is Sad In Every Way

Drake is a true Jedi master at the ancient art of lowering expectations. If You're Reading This It's Too Late is one of Drake's best…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2020 - 11:20 am

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Dynamite Hack’s “Boyz In The Hood” Paved The Way For 20 Years Of Awful Acoustic Rap Covers

"Some people tell me I’m a genius… that I’m forcing white America to listen to the problems of black America, that I’m tricking them into…
Patrick Lyons | April 29, 2020 - 12:40 pm

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The Wild Ride Of Rap Music In The ’10s

"From doing records from sampling, I started learning the science about what happened to soul music," the Alchemist told me 13 years ago. One evening,…
Tom Breihan | November 6, 2019 - 12:41 pm

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Dynamite Hack’s “Boyz In The Hood” Paved The Way For 20 Years Of Awful Acoustic Rap Covers

"Some people tell me I’m a genius… that I’m forcing white America to listen to the problems of black America, that I’m tricking them into…
Patrick Lyons | April 29, 2020 - 12:40 pm

6ix9ine Testifies That He Ordered A Hit On Chief Keef, Names Cardi B & Jim Jones As Gang Members

Last year, less than a month after narrowly avoiding being required to register as a sex offender, the rapper and controversy magnet Tekashi 6ix9ine (born…
Chris DeVille | September 19, 2019 - 3:20 pm

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The 13 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2018

Being online often feels like witnessing a chaotic, nonstop reality TV show. We're given windows into the private lives of everyone we didn't know we…
Julia Gray | December 12, 2018 - 3:00 pm

30 Injured When Floor Collapses As Clemson House Party Jumps To Chief Keef Song

Chief Keef's "Faneto" is a song that brings people together. Three years ago we posted about the trend of fans posting footage of turning up
Chris DeVille | October 22, 2018 - 2:03 pm

Real Housewives Star May Sue Chief Keef

Of all the unlikely feuds, Chief Keef and Real Housewives Of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice might take the cake. Giudice's attorney James Leonard Jr.
Julia Gray | September 2, 2018 - 5:39 pm

Chief Keef Announces Worldwide Hologram Tour

After having his initial hologram concert in Hammond, Indiana shut down by law enforcement within minutes back in 2015, Chief Keef is teaming up with…
Michael Saponara / Billboard | July 18, 2018 - 3:47 pm

6ix9ine Under Investigation For Involvement In Chief Keef NYC Shooting: Report

Police are still investigating the Chief Keef shooting that took place in the wee hours of June 2 at the W Hotel in NYC. Law…
Michael Saponara / Billboard | June 18, 2018 - 6:39 pm

Stream Chief Keef Ottopsy EP

Last weekend, the massively influential Chicago rapper Chief Keef was reportedly shot at in Times Square. The shooters missed, and Keef apparently hasn't let a…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2018 - 10:11 am

Chief Keef Shot At In NYC

Chief Keef was shot at in New York City early Saturday morning, TMZ reports. Fortunately, the shooter missed, and no one was harmed.
Peter Helman | June 2, 2018 - 12:37 pm

Rapper Fredo Santana Dead At 27

Fredo Santana, rapper and one of the pioneers of Chicago’s drill movement, has reportedly died at the age of 27. TMZ reports that Santana died…
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | January 20, 2018 - 11:34 am

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The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2017

Streaming changed things. 2017 was the year that rap once again reaffirmed its stranglehold on the collective imagination of America's youth. Like the moment when…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2017 - 2:20 pm

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Chief Keef Thrives In Exile

Chief Keef can't go back to Chicago. The rapper has outstanding warrants in his hometown, but the authorities in Chicago have enmities against Keef that…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2017 - 4:05 pm

Watch The Debut Episode Of The Cool Kids’ Comedy Series Shit Show

The Cool Kids are back with a new album this month -- read our recent interview with the Chicago rappers here -- and, in addition…
James Rettig | September 5, 2017 - 12:17 pm
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