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Meet Dave, The Post-Grime Future Of UK Rap

The first rap music I ever loved was British. In 1988, when I was about to turn nine, my family moved to London for a…
Tom Breihan | March 20, 2019 - 12:22 pm

Interview

It’s Been 20 Years Since “One Week”: Ed Robertson Looks Back At Barenaked Ladies’ Mad Hit

Two decades ago, smooth jams ruled the pop charts. Usher, K-Ci & JoJo, Next, Brandy and Monica, Lauryn Hill, and Divine were just some of…
Scott Lapatine | July 6, 2018 - 1:05 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Craig Mack & The Golden Age Of The Posse-Cut Remix

It would be a terrible shame if the entire legacy of Craig Mack, who passed away last week at a way-too-young age, boiled down to…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2018 - 12:17 pm

More Busta Rhymes stories

Interview

It’s Been 20 Years Since “One Week”: Ed Robertson Looks Back At Barenaked Ladies’ Mad Hit

Two decades ago, smooth jams ruled the pop charts. Usher, K-Ci & JoJo, Next, Brandy and Monica, Lauryn Hill, and Divine were just some of…
Scott Lapatine | July 6, 2018 - 1:05 pm

Busta Rhymes – “Get It” (Feat. Missy Elliott & Kelly Rowland)

Huff-puffing rap veteran Busta Rhymes has been collaborating with Missy Elliott for more than 20 years now, and the two appear together in a new
Tom Breihan | February 1, 2018 - 11:02 pm

Watch Missy Elliott & Busta Rhymes In Doritos’ Super Bowl Commercial

We are now at a point where there are commercials for commercials. A series of ads for Doritos and Mountain Dew featuring Missy Elliott coaching…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2018 - 8:18 pm

A$AP Ferg – “East Coast (Remix)” (Feat. Busta Rhymes, A$AP Rocky, Dave East, French Montana, Rick Ross, & Snoop Dogg) Video

Next week, A$AP Ferg is releasing the new mixtape Still Striving as part of A$AP Mob's Awgest: Month Of The Mob festivities, and last week,…
Peter Helman | August 12, 2017 - 11:24 am

A$AP Ferg – “East Coast (Remix)” (Feat. Busta Rhymes, A$AP Rocky, Dave East, French Montana, Rick Ross, & Snoop Dogg)

In a couple of weeks, as part of A$AP Mob's month-long blitz of new releases, A$AP Ferg will release the new mixtape Still Striving. And…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2017 - 10:49 am

Watch The Just Blaze/Swizz Beatz Beat Battle

Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze are two of the all-time great rap producers, and both of them emerged from the greater New York area around…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2017 - 10:13 am

List

Grammys 2017: Performances From Worst To Best

Some of us dared to dream that maybe the Grammys would have a good year this year. They'd nominated a diverse and often worthy group…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2017 - 11:19 am

Status Ain't Hood

NBA YoungBoy Could Be A Huge Rap Star If He Can Stay Out Of Prison

NBA YoungBoy is in jail right now, and he might not come out for the next decade or two. A few weeks ago, Austin police…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2016 - 12:17 pm

Juelz Santana – “Ol’ Thang Back” (Feat. Busta Rhymes, Jadakiss, Method Man, & Redman)

Crusty New York rap-veteran hardheads need to stick together. That's exactly what happens on "Ol' Thing Back," as five different rappers -- all from in…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2016 - 1:02 pm

Busta Rhymes – “AAAHHHH!!!” (Feat. Swizz Beatz)

Busta Rhymes was in top form on A Tribe Called Quest's We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service, and he also recently…
Peter Helman | December 12, 2016 - 10:08 pm

Watch A Tribe Called Quest Perform “Dis Generation” On Kimmel

A Tribe Called Quest were the musical guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. Joined by Busta Rhymes, they performed "Dis Generation" and "We The…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2016 - 10:46 am

2016 In Review

The 25 Best Rap Verses Of 2016

Nas proclaimed Hip Hop Is Dead 10 years ago. He had to raise the stakes on the album with a grandiose title and statement to…
Collin Robinson | December 8, 2016 - 12:07 pm

Watch The Roots, Busta Rhymes, & Joell Ortiz Do Hamilton’s “My Shot” On The Tonight Show

Last week, Lin-Manuel Miranda released The Hamilton Mixtape, on which famous rap and pop stars took on the songs from Miranda's hit Broadway musical Hamilton
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2016 - 9:13 am
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