• Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    The 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards Cypher Breakdown

    In the last couple of years, the BET Hip-Hop Awards have proven to be the most ironic awards show on television. There's little to no merit in an artist actually taking home an award anymore, unless you get the I Am Hip Hop lifetime achievement honor. The most important accolade an artist can really ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Erykah Badu Lends Rick Ross His Latest Hook--And She'll Be Directing The Song's Video, Too.

    Ms. Badu, if you're nasty.​Rick Ross introduced his so-called "epic trilogy" to hip-hop fans back in 2008 when he first released "Maybach Music" with Jay-Z on his sophomore album, Trilla. He released the second installment last year on his Deeper Than Rap album with some help from T-Pain, Lil Wayn ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 11, 2007


    Hear the song (but not the lyrics) of Michael McDonald

  • Music

    December 30, 2004

    God Save the Scene

    Plus: Smells Like Indie Spirit

  • Year End Music

    December 30, 2004

    God Save the Scene

    Sassy Brits, hoochie mamas and a dude named Beans attempted to invigorate a stagnant year for hip-hop.

  • Film

    December 4, 2003

    Dance This Mess Around

    What a bad feeling--and taste--Honey leaves behind

  • Music

    July 10, 2003

    Gang Starr

    The Ownerz (Virgin)

  • Music

    February 6, 2003

    Various Artists

    Music from the Motion Picture Biker Boyz (DreamWorks)