Interview: YG and The Art of Storytelling posted at 12:41 pm

Ask anyone to give a vivid description of Compton, California and you may be referred to Boyz n the Hood or Menace II Society. Musically, options may include N.W.A.’s Straight Outta Compton or Kendrick Lamar’s Good Kid, m.A.A.D. City. Once you add My Krazy Life to the list, the...

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EP Download: Apollo Brown – Cigarette Burns posted at 11:16 am

Super producer Apollo Brown is gearing us up for his next LP, Thirty Two in the best way possible: free gems. Cigarette Burns is a trio of gorgeous beats that are at once original--specifically the subtly unorthodox "Cellophane"--and have a classic and classicist appeal. If these three monsters of...

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News: Childish Gambino Asks Labels For Contract Buyout On Twitter posted at 10:30 am

The visual for Childish Gambino's "Sweatpants" as well as a Deep Web Tour blog were released yesterday. However, the artist was not pleased the final versions of either project. As a result, Gambino is now at wit's end with his label, Glassnote. He tweeted that the video and blog "wasn't...

New Video: SZA feat. Isaiah Rashad – “Warm Winds” posted at 4:30 pm

TDE's two new faces, Isaiah Rashad and SZA, have teamed  up again on the visuals for "Warm Winds." The video for this track, which appears on SZA's newest album Z, is supported by both SZA herself and APlusFlimz. This video has only been up on the TDE YouTube page for a little over an hour,...

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Photo(s) of the Day: Tyler, The Creator and Rose Bertram posted at 4:00 pm

Tyler, the Photographer. In the latest issue of Oyster Magazine, the Odd Future frontman was able to show off his camera skills in a photoshoot with Belgian model Rose Bertram. In the interview for the magazine, Bertram says she and Tyler have known each other for years, which is clearly...

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New Mixtape: Jon Connor – A Tribute to The Notorious B.I.G., vol. 1 posted at 3:45 pm

Jon Connor may very well be the hardest working rapper in the game. Just weeks off releasing his Kanye West-themed mixtape, the Michigan spitter continues his #BestInTheWorld series with a tribute to Biggie. The 11-track project finds Connor spitting over classics like "Juicy," "Who Shot Ya,"...

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Stream Pharoahe Monch’s PTSD Album posted at 3:32 pm

Pharoahe Monch's PTSD album has been a long time in the making. But it has finally arrived and you can now stream it in its entirety. The album deals with heavy subject matter but it still chock-full of the head-spinning lyricism Monch is known for. PTSD includes appearances by Black Thought,...