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Redman Rates The Bars & He’s Not Afraid To Hand Out Zeros (Video)

Last week, T.I. rated the bars. The Grand Hustle Records founder put some of his artists and close affiliates ahead of Tupac Shakur, leading to some interesting discourse from fans. This week, it is Redman who sits in the director chair and rates the MCs' bars handed to him on... Read more

Rick Ross & Yo Gotti Team Up on the Soulful Trap Luv (Video)

Rick Ross has a penchant for deep, soulful beats. Tracks like "Super High" and "The Magnificent" are just a couple of the many songs in his catalog that fall in this vein. Ross also has a love for trap bangers like "B.M.F." and the more recent "Elvis Presley Blvd." His... Read more

Yo Gotti & Bobby “Blue” Bland Evocatively Cover A Bill Withers Classic (Video)

Bill Withers' famed "Ain't No Sunshine" has been the basis, vocally and musically, for hits by DMX, 2Pac, and Kid Frost, among others. One of Bill's contemporaries, Bobby "Blue" Bland (of "Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City" and Gorillaz fame) took on the 1971 Sussex Records tune.... Read more

Game Leads A Charge Against Police Brutality With More Than 10 All-Star Guests (Audio)

Enough is enough. Game is among the Hip-Hop stars reacting to the murder of Michael Brown. The multi-platinum Compton, California rapper amassed a group of his contemporaries to speak out against police murdering civilians of color. Called "Don't Shoot," the point and the pain is clear from the onset. In... Read more

Big K.R.I.T. Verbally & Sonically Chin-Checks All Those Out To Block Him Alongside Yo Gotti (Audio)

DJ Infamous is making some noise lately. The veteran mixmaster links up two of Southern Rap's brightest stars, veterans paying dues that are quickly embraced as new artists in the mainstream. Big K.R.I.T. laces the beat and holds down "Somethin Right." With double-timing flow in Krizzle's second verse, the track... Read more

50 Cent is Not Worried About Leaving His Label. Here’s Another Banger (Audio)

Since leaving Interscope/Aftermath/Shady Records, 50 Cent has been stepping up his music game. After releasing the hard-hitting Hold On last week, he's back with another hot track. Check out Don't Worry 'Bout It, featuring Yo Gotti (with tags). Related: What Does the Newly Independent 50 Cent Sound Like? Hungry…(Audio)... Read more

Yo Gotti & J. Cole Release a Video for Their Music with a Message, Cold Blood (Video)

Last year, Yo Gotti and J. Cole released Cold Blood, a melancholy song that painted pictures of some of the world's cold hard realities. Now, they've released a video that makes those grim images even more vivid. Check it out. Related: J. Cole’s Label Partners With Interscope & He Releases... Read more