'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.
RIP Woodstock 50, a Disaster of a Festival That Never Was
The beleaguered festival has finally, mercifully called it quits.
Don’t Buy Into Beyoncé’s ‘22 Day’ Crash Diet, Even If She Is Beyoncé
We deserve better than encouragement to starve ourselves like Beyoncé did on her ultra-restrictive diet leading up to Coachella.
Hype Williams Changed Hip-Hop Forever With These 10 Videos
Megan Thee Stallion is enlisting the help of legendary director Hype Williams for 'Fever: Thee Movie,' but his fingerprints have been on rap's visuals since the 90s.
Canada Made Its Legal Weed Rules Too Tough and Is Going to Pay for It
Confusing rules around social media and advertising put licensed producers at a disadvantage against U.S. brands signing celebrities like Jay-Z.
Family Held at Gunpoint by Phoenix Cops Says Apologies Are a "Slap in the Face"
They want the officers held accountable, and community leaders are calling for rallies and protests this week
JAY-Z Is Officially the First Billionaire Rapper
Forbes has valued the rapper's assets in music, real estate, and art at $1 billion.
Woodstock 50 Has Been Canceled
Update: The festival's financier says it is done, but Woodstock 50 organizers have denied the claims.
An Album of Unreleased Prince Demos is On the Way
'Originals,' a 15-track compilation of demos curated by Jay-Z and Troy Carter, will be released June 7.
Jay-Z, Janelle Monae, and Other Reasons Woodstock 2019 Might Not Be Disastrous
The festival's 50th anniversary has a lot of past chaos to make up for, but is starting out strong with a stacked lineup.
This Bootleg Netflix Drake Documentary Is Pure Agony
'Drake: Rewriting the Rules' is a new entry in a line of garbage, basic documentaries about Drake without Drake.
Missy Elliott Will Be the First Female Rapper in the Songwriters Hall of Fame
She will be the second rapper ever inducted into the Hall of Fame. John Prine and Yusuf/Cat Stevens are among this year's other inductees.
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