I Met the Rappers Trying to Legitimize Hick-Hop and One of Them Licked Me
Country rap, also known as hick-hop, has been dismissed as cultural appropriation and musical abomination. One group of rappers is trying to change that.
Searching for the Anthem of Super Bowl XLIX
Thrown-together Super Bowl struggle rap anthems are a not-necessarily-beloved tradition. We went through the unsolicited emails and @-messages to find the champ.
'Concerning Violence' Is a New Meditation on Africa's Struggle for Freedom
We talked to Göran Hugo Olsson, the director of the new documentary—narrated by Lauryn Hill—that brings Frantz Fanon's thinking to the big screen.