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In Showtime's docuseries 'Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men' we learn what made one of rap's most important groups nuthing ta fuck wit.
Jesse Lingard Is a Coward for Not Doing the Blueface Dance
The Manchester United midfielder may have tried to do the Shoot Dance, but he means nothing to me until he hits the bust down.
Nav Is Finally Self-Aware
The Punjabi-Canadian rapper may be a frequent target of maligning memes and industry plant accusations, but The Weeknd’s homegrown favorite now has a Billboard chart-topping album.
Tink Returns With New Project, 'Voicemails'
The Chicago artist follows up 2018's 'Pain & Pleasure' with 'Voicemails,' a 12-track project released independently.
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Kanye West's Sunday Service Is Not a Redemption Story
What happened at the religious spectacle Kanye staged on the last morning of Coachella.
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Robert Christgau on Khalid's Textured Anxiety
The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Khalid's 'Free Spirit' and 'Suncity,' as well as recent albums from 6LACK, Kyle, and Fat Tony.
The Story of 03 Greedo, a Genius in Exile
We followed the West coast rapper one week before he turned himself in for a 20 year prison sentence, halting his rise as the standard-bearer of L.A.'s rap scene.
LA's Black Food Entrepreneurs Remember Nipsey Hussle's Lasting Influence
To revitalize Crenshaw, Nipsey bought a fish market and a Fatburger—and uplifted local business owners by preaching the importance of ownership.
Read Barack Obama’s Heartfelt Letter Celebrating Nipsey Hussle’s Life
“I hope his memory inspires more good work in Crenshaw and communities like it.”