Review: Nines, ‘Crop Circle 2’
The sequel to Nines’ 2018 album presents an evolved vision, precise in picking its moments in favour of the bigger picture.
Review: Larry June & The Alchemist, ‘The Great Escape’
Two West Coast masterminds mingle on the full-length collaboration, The Great Escape.
What Was So Special About Max B?
As many struggled to learn the new algorithms and methods, one rapper stood out amongst a tide of individuals and created his own wave–Harlem’s own silver surfer, Max B.
Revisiting the 2009 XXL Freshman Class
Examining the Freshman Class of 2009 to see if their careers have stood the test of time.
Raf-Saperra Bridges Bhangra & Rap on Debut Mixtape, ‘Ruff Around the Edges’
Raf-Saperra releases his debut mixtape to make his mark in bridging the world of Bhangra and UK rap.
McKinley Dixon Acknowledges the Stakes on New Single “Run, Run, Run”
Maryland’s McKinley Dixon precedes his upcoming sophomore album with the vibrant yet potent “Run, Run, Run”.
BUSHROD Searches for Home on “Open Ocean”
London-based rapper BUSHROD tackles the big leap of finding a new home on his new single, “Open Ocean”.
De La Soul Albums: Ranked
Celebrating De La Soul’s lost catalogue hitting streaming services by ranking their esteemed albums.
Review: Russ Millions, ‘One of a Kind’
South London’s Russ Millions delivers his debut mixtape to make a case for being more than a singles artist.
Exploring: House Collective — Instagram’s Rising Production Crew
A spotlight showcase of upcoming production crew, House, a set of young beatmakers using Instagram to build their careers.
Review: Lil Yachty, ‘Let’s Start Here’
Lil Yachty takes control of perspectives to redefine his career, taking an artistic risk and sticking the landing.
Review: Skyzoo & The Other Guys, ‘The Mind of a Saint’
The selective songwriter from Brooklyn reaches a new height in his craft, expanding upon a preexisting template to further exercise his phenomenal talents.