Bobby Shmurda Has Five Years Parole, But What Does That Mean?
Life on parole has been difficult for rappers after incarceration. Their celebrity status only highlights the inequities in an unjust system.
Nicki Minaj Thinks She Should Delete Twitter From Her Phone
After calling out ex-boyfriend Meek Mill on Twitter this week, the Queens rapper says she's happier when she's not on social media.
Roddy Ricch, Meek Mill, and DJ Khaled Pay Tribute to Nipsey Hussle at the Grammys
The performance was reminiscent of Diddy's 1997 tribute to Biggie Smalls.
Justin Timberlake's New Music Will Lean Heavily on Black Artists, Again
The 'Man of the Woods' singer appears tired of the woods; he just announced forthcoming collaborations with SZA, Lizzo, and Meek Mill.
'Free Meek' Is a Portrait of America's Broken Justice System
Meek Mill's new Amazon docuseries contextualizes his experiences in the larger problem of mass incarceration and state supervision in the U.S.
Seven of Tierra Whack's Most Colorful Freestyles
Her off-the-wall oddball flows are captivating and deserve your attention.
Everything About America Is Terrible Except for This July 4th Playlist
This compilation of songs from artist-activists like Megan Thee Stallion, Beyoncé, and Lil Nas X are patriotic in their own way.
Ask a Lawyer: Can Hotels Really Deny Entrance to Rappers?
Meek Mill was recently turned away from a hotel in Vegas, and plans to sue. We asked a lawyer whether he has a case.
Travis Scott and Big Boi Will Join Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl
Scott and the NFL will donate $500,000 to Van Jones's Dream Corps, but the rapper's decision to perform has drawn criticism from public figures who insist that artists should boycott the league.
Robert Christgau on Lupe Fiasco, Meek Mill, Lil Wayne, and Vince Staples
The Dean of American Rock Critics dives into a clutch of recent hip-hop releases.
Is Drake Overstaying His Welcome?
With the 10th anniversary of Drake's reign looming, a look at the ultimate year of "The Boy" and what he gained, lost, and Pusha-T.
Noisey Power Rankings: December 3 - 7
Almost everyone had good weeks—Violent J, Meek Mill, Soulja Boy. Oh, but not Tumblr. Tumblr goes down.