20 of the Best Lyrics From Nas’ ‘Nasir’ Album
If you're a fan of top-notch hip-hop lyricism, chances are Nas is your guy. The legendary rapper has been providing sterling stories and perfect verses for more than 25 years, dating back to his show-stealing appearance on Main Source's "Live at the Barbecue" in…
20 of the Best Lyrics From Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s ‘Everything Is Love’ Album
Big bars from Beyoncé and Jay-Z.
15 Rappers That Thrived After Prison
Going to jail can be a career ender for some MCs, but these 15 rappers didn't fall under post-release pressure.
50 Cent vs. Everybody: A Timeline of His Most Notorious Hip-Hop Beefs
On May 24, 2000, 50 Cent was shot nine times outside of his Grandmother's Jamacia, Queens home. Since then he has had some interesting feuds in hip-hop. We've compiled a list of 15 of those beefs.
15 Facts You Didn’t Know About Janet Jackson’s ‘Janet.’ Album
The classic album which celebrates an anniversary today is one of Jackson's most critically acclaimed works to date. We expound on 15 facts about the album
Let Them Fight: The 15 Best Hip-Hop & R&B Moments From MTV Celebrity Deathmatch
We're celebrating the 20th anniversary of "MTV Celebrity Deathmatch" with the 15 of the best R&B and hip-hop moments from the show.
20 of the Best Lyrics From J. Cole’s ‘KOD’ Album
The real is back!
15 of Hip-Hop’s Most Beloved Restaurants & Food Chains
Artists have always shouted out their favorite places to eat in their respective cities, many of which have gone on to become cultural institutions and hip-hop landmarks in their own right.
10 ’90s TV Shows That Embraced Hip-Hop
In the 90s, hip-hop emerged from the shadows and proved itself to be worthy of a slot on prime-time TV.
DJ Jazzy Jeff: “He’s the DJ, I’m the Rapper” Was Initially Just About the DJ
On the 30th anniversary of the release of 'He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper,' the legendary hip-hop DJ reveals what it was like in the early days of the genre; how the label tried to pigeonhole DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince's sound; and why 'Parents Just Don't U…
10 East Coast Rappers Who Embraced Southern Rap Early
Here are 10 rappers from the east coast who were among the earliest champions of southern rap, before it became the trend.