The year is 2005. I am a junior in high school, and at this very moment, hip hop is my strongest conversation starter. Usually discussions about the genre would start off fairly cordial, but as they went on, it got more intense, leading to that one inevitable question […]
As of late, I’ve noticed that Gunna and Lil Baby have been gaining fans at a rapid pace, and rightfully so, their style of rap is what the people seem to want these days. With the release of their new “Drip Harder” project, they look to expand on […]
Kevin Gates has been out of jail for a little less than a year now, and you can tell he’s been licking his chops to get back and prove his worth to a game that needs realness pumped into it. With “Luca Brasi 3,” he gets his wish.
Whether you like it or not, Logic is in the top tier category of rappers. He has been just as consistent as any other MC in the game, doing a great job of dropping commercial hits, kill-a-rapper hits and everything in-between. With Young Sinatra IV, he looks to […]
Did you know there was a time that Lupe Fiasco was literally my favorite rapper in the game? Two of my favorite hip hop albums of all time are “The Cool” and “Food & Liquor,” both experimental efforts that I thought pushed rap to new boundaries. In my […]
Young Thug’s highly anticipated “On The Rvn” EP has finally hit the net, and based off of its track-listing, we might get a version of the rapper that is open to just about every kind of sub-genre hip hop has to offer (he might even f**k around and […]
Let’s face it: MGK has a buzz right now, and that is because he is currently engulfed in a legit rap beef with Eminem. With that being said, the G in MGK must really stand for ‘genius,’ cause today, he took advantage of that buzz by releasing a […]
I hate to say it, but Wale’s window of opportunity is closing fast. A career that I once thought was as promising as any one of your favorite rappers in the game (Drake, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole included) has now seen its share of doubt. However, if you’ve […]
Let’s keep it straight with no chaser: 6LACK is as talented as it gets when it comes to making music. Correct, he raps and sings really well, but even more importantly, I feel like he has a knack for connecting with listeners through some of the deepest content […]
Taylor James’ “Insane” is as refreshing as a musical project gets.