3 Things You Need to Know about Future’s DS2

There's no question that Future's recently released album Dirty Sprite 2 is literally being played by everyone and that the "Future Hive" is growing [facts].  Although these are things that we already know, there may be a couple things that you haven't realized just yet. Along with the...

Why Future Can’t Keep Blessing Only the Trap N*ggas

I'm not sure what Future's New Year's resolution was coming into 2015, but if his to-do list for the year included having multiple songs in rotation on radio, in clubs, at block parties and even at the Carter residence, tearing down sets at Hot 97.1's Summer Jam, Hot 107.9's Birthday Bash and...

Why Aren’t More People Going Crazy Over Lil Wayne’s Return to Lyrical Glory?

July 4th 2015, was a real Independence Day for Lil Wayne. It’s the day the Free Weezy Album, Wayne's first official release since asking for his walking papers from longtime home, Cash Money Records, hit outlets. The project's first single, "Glory" hit the net several weeks ago and falls...

Editorial: Dreams Worth More Than CRWN’s

< On Thursday, July 2nd, I had the privilege of being in attendance for the CRWN event with the guest of honor this time being Meek Mill. This CRWN was like no other that I've seen before in that the subject matter spoke to me as a human being. I felt this connection because Meek is a young...

5 Reasons Why You Should Listen To “OGG Everlasting”, Presented By Rocksmith

[caption id="attachment_99594" align="aligncenter" width="640"]< Rocksmith[/caption] If you’re anyone that’s anyone, you’ve heard about the raft of OG Maco. Without question, he is a leader, who is recognized as one of the best representations of the new era of urban contemporary music...

Lil Wayne vs. Young Thug? Don’t Hold Your Breath

It was around this time last year that Young Thug revealed that he would be naming his debut album Carter 6. That revelation came on the heels of Lil Wayne (who we all know is Young Thug's idol) announcing that he'd stop his Tha Carter series after the fifth one. Wanting to keep the Carter...

Album Review: Big Sean – Dark Sky Paradise

You can debate about a lot in Hip-Hop—best albums of all time, best rappers of all time, the 100 best songs of all time etc. Even though these are subjective categories that we've all discussed ad nauseum with each other, there is usually a general consensus among Hip-Hop heads because of the...

Mixtape Review: Drake – If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late

Leave it up to Drake to drop an entire mixtape in the late hours of the night and still crash the Internet.  Dropping the highly speculated mixtape just after 11:00 PM on Thursday night really came as no surprise. As the self proclaimed "6 God" does so well, the new music sent everyone into an...

Mixtape Review: Lil Wayne – Sorry 4 The Wait 2

The story of Lil Wayne is an interesting one; especially as of late. The once proud Cash Money Records front man has been at his label's neck for not releasing the fifth instalment of his Carter album series, Tha Carter 5. Push back after push back coupled with lackluster promotion forced Wayne...

Top 10 Most Interesting People in Hip-Hop 2014

1. Nicki Minaj The number one most interesting person in Hip-Hop 2014 is the queen of rap herself, Nicki Minaj. It's been an absolutely crazy year for Young Money's first lady and it looks like she's only just starting to spread those pink wings of hers. Nicki has always been a great source for...