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8 Great Small-Font Alternatives At Primavera Sound 2016

This year, as we've come to expect, Barcelona's annual Primavera Sound boasts arguably the finest music festival lineup in the world. For its fifteenth installment,…
Chris DeVille | May 31, 2016 - 1:18 pm

Status Ain't Hood

Status Ain’t Hood: Jay Rock Stands In The Shadows Of Giants

It's ridiculous to talk about Black Hippy, the California rap supergroup, as if they were the Who, but let's do it anyway. If Black Hippy…
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2015 - 11:55 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you watched Kendrick Lamar on Colbert? Because holy fuck. If you haven't watched it, watch it. If you have watched it, watch it again.
Tom Breihan | September 11, 2015 - 5:11 pm

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Jay Rock – “King’s Dead” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Future, & James Blake)

Jay Rock took it easy and stuck to features after his motorcycle accident in 2016. But last month he returned to the spotlight at Top Dawg…
Julia Gray | January 11, 2018 - 7:22 pm

TDE Announces Christmas Concert & Toy Drive With Rihanna, E-40

TDE -- the label and crew behind Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and Schoolboy Q -- is one of of the all-time great winning streaks in music,…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2017 - 3:33 pm

Schoolboy Q – “THat Part (Black Hippy Remix)” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, & Ab-Soul)

Today, Schoolboy Q releases his long-awaited Blank Face LP album, and it's good. It's really fucking good. It's a jarring, ferocious, paranoid G-rap album with…
Tom Breihan | July 8, 2016 - 9:15 am

BJ The Chicago Kid – “OMG” (Feat. Jay Rock)

R&B singer and go-to rap hook crooner BJ The Chicago Kid just released his major label debut, In My Mind, last month. According to a…
Peter Helman | March 12, 2016 - 5:11 pm

TDE Promises New Release This Week

Earlier this week, Top Dawg Entertainment head Anthony Tiffith teased the label's upcoming release slate, promising 2016 projects from Schoolboy Q, SZA, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock,…
Chris DeVille | March 2, 2016 - 11:13 am

Top Dawg Teases Upcoming LPs Including Possible Black Hippy Release Next Year

Top Dawg Entertainment CEO Anthony Tiffith has just posted an Instagram of a whiteboard teasing a whole bunch of upcoming TDE releases.
Peter Helman | February 29, 2016 - 8:05 pm

Jay Rock Injured In Serious Motorcycle Accident

Jay Rock has been seriously injured in a motorcycle accident. Top Dawg CEO Anthony Tiffith tweeted the following less than an hour ago:…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 15, 2016 - 11:33 pm

Watch Kendrick Lamar Bring Out Big Sean & Ty Dolla $ign At TDE Toy Drive

Kendrick Lamar: Whatta guy! As if he hadn't already done enough in this ridiculously busy year, he finished things off yesterday by headlining TDE's annual…
Tom Breihan | December 23, 2015 - 3:11 pm

Jay Rock – “Traffic Jam (Easy Bake Remix)” (Feat. Kendrick Lamar & SZA)

Black Hippy OG Jay Rock put out the underrated 90059 a couple of months ago. Slightly confusingly, a short song with TDE labelmate SZA was…
Peter Helman | November 25, 2015 - 6:45 pm

Jay Rock – “The Ways” (Feat. Sir) Video

Jay Rock finally released his sophomore album 90059 last month. The video for the Black Hippy posse cut "Vice City" contained a bunch of scantily-clad…
Peter Helman | October 20, 2015 - 9:58 pm

Kendrick Lamar Announces First Kunta’s Groove Sessions Tour Dates

A few days ago, Kendrick Lamar announced what he's billing as the first annual "Kunta's Groove Sessions" tour, taking place in "eight intimate venues" over…
Peter Helman | October 8, 2015 - 9:28 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Have you watched Kendrick Lamar on Colbert? Because holy fuck. If you haven't watched it, watch it. If you have watched it, watch it again.
Tom Breihan | September 11, 2015 - 5:11 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

It's never easy to winnow a week down to five songs, but this one was a bloodbath. Every song here could have been #1 on…
Stereogum | September 11, 2015 - 4:47 pm
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