Twenty years after Tupac Shakur's murder, Ben Westhoff digs into the legacy that made gangsta rap so fascinating to its listeners—and deadly to its artists.
If Lil Wayne and Andre 3000 are two of the most influential artists of the last half-century, Prince is the purple progenitor, the creator of abstruse shades that Crayola could never copy.
At Brooklyn's Barclays Center, Lamar delivered an inspiring speech highlighting the influence of the group.
Ever wanted to see Eazy E melted down into a plastic figurine, complete with Action Man sized, heart-threatening muscles, guns, and tight y-front pants? Now you can.
If rediscovering 'Straight Outta Compton' this year left you wishing for more N.W.A., there’s good news: More is out there, if you put the mixtape together yourself.
Remembering 'Merry Motherfuckin’ Christmas,' Eazy-E’s Insane Christmas Song That Gave will.i.am His Start
We spoke with will.i.am and the producers behind "Merry Motherfuckin' Christmas" to get the story behind the most ruthless Christmas song of all time.
Hip-hop's stigma against HIV/AIDs has come to take a back seat to the fact that many of the communities most vulnerable to contracting it simply don’t view it as a problem that affects them.
Speaking about the $110 million lawsuit he's filed against the recent NWA biopic, he also states "I have never had a lobster brunch in my life."
Frost's new conspiracy theory is straight outta his ass.
"Back then, I couldn’t believe that people were making statements like that, never mind songs."
Compton's biggest new star chats with his heroes for 25 full minutes of fascinating talk about their legacy, their start, and their late friend Eazy-E.