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5.2.18

Lauryn Hill Remixes Drake's "Nice for What," Completes the Circle

At New York's Apollo Theatre last night, the hip-hop icon remixed the remix to "Ex-Factor."

4.30.18

Listen to Kanye West's New Song, "Lift Yourself"

On the track, released Friday night, Kanye spouts gibberish, seemingly trolling Ebro Darden.

2.18.17

Clyde Stubblefield, Most Sampled Drummer in Hip-Hop, Dead at 73

"The spirit of the greatest grace note left hand snare drummer will live on thru all of us," Questlove wrote in tribute.

6.22.16

Listen to the Avalanches’ 'Subways’ The Strongest Track From ‘Wildflower’ Yet

The track features a wild sample from 80s funk punk Chandra.

6.22.16

Listen to the Avalanches’ 'Subways’ The Strongest Track From ‘Wildflower’ Yet

The track features a wild sample from 80s funk punk Chandra.

5.4.16

Prince's Drum Samples: Now, at Your Fingertips

Francis Preve's free 'PurpleDrums' sample pack puts the immortal LM-1 and Linn Drum machines in your hands.

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5.3.16

The A-Z Guide to Every Song Sampled on Drake’s ‘Views’

The Toronto rapper's fourth studio album features everybody from Beenie Man to Timmy Thomas.

4.11.16

My Friend Made an EP About His Dead Dog

It's called 'Negroni Tails.'

3.25.16

Is This the Baitest House Record of the Year So Far?

This is peak average, a masterpiece of mediocrity—and actually that's quite a nice thing to listen to.

1.20.16

Let’s Meditate on How Drake’s Obsession with 'The OC' Drove Him to Sampling it on "Energy"

The piano sample in "Energy" is the soundtrack to Marissa shooting Trey at the end of season two. But what if the entire song is based on that episode?

1.18.16

Kanye West's “No More Parties in L.A.” Samples Drake's Uncle

This might be the closest thing we'll ever get to a Kanye, Drake, and Kendrick collaboration.

11.3.14

Hacked Sushi and Chicken Nuggets Become Instruments in This Music Video

Using the Makey Makey device, Fourclops turns food products and animals into unconventional instruments.

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