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The Mumbo Jumbo of Tierra Whack

Hip-hop journalists have coined the phrase “Mumble Rap” to lazily generalize a whole group of new artists who place a bigger emphasis on infectious melody and feeling than intricately written lyrics and clear pronunciation. There’s a lot of debate among hip-hop fans regarding the worth of  this current wave, mostly split along generational lines. Many […]

How EarthGang Is Going From Riches To Rags With Their New EP

Underground hip-hop duo EarthGang has finally emerged from the indie circuit with their recent signing to J-Cole’s Dreamville label. Composed of emcees Johnny Venus and Doctur Dot, the group formed in 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia, releasing their first EP, The Better Party, in 2010. Their first release on the new label, an EP entitled Rags, […]

Kendrick Lamar Links With Rich The Kid On Icy “New Freezer”

Just last week, rumors surfaced that Rich the Kid had worked with hip hop’s greatest rapper— Kendrick Lamar— on a new track. Now, after its premiere on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 show, the collaboration is here. Listeners can look forward to a fiery deliverance from Kendrick, who’s recently come off his DAMN. tour and appeared on […]

Soul & Pop Coalesce On Mr. Probz Newest Track “Gone” Featuring Anderson .Paak

“Do you know that feeling you can get when something special is happening?” Mr. Probz has teamed up with one of hip hop’s biggest disruptors, Anderson .Paak, on his jazzy new single “Gone.” When speaking on the collaboration Mr. Probz remarks, “Do you know that feeling you can get when something special is happening? I mean, not […]