What's driving hip-hop? Find out with a weekly essay + curated links to new music, good reads, music videos and pod recommendations every Friday.
Can men in rap please let women rappers live in current times?
Jayson Rodriguez2 months ago
What projects from Lil Uzi Vert, Ice Spice and...Morgan Wallen tell us about rap right now.
Central Cee and Dave's surprise EP is a tipping point for hip-hop.
Jayson Rodriguez3 months ago
Meritocracy ain't the same when there's multiple measurements by which we judge.
Jayson Rodriguez4 months ago
The story of 'Jackman' and the politics behind white rappers.
Quality Control, Dr. Dre and Drake want the bag but at what cost?
Jayson Rodriguez7 months ago
Will would-be MC's look to artificial intelligence to write rhymes?
Jayson Rodriguez8 months ago
What to expect in rap for the new year.
Picks for MVP, Rookie of the Year, 6th Man and Most Improved.
Jayson Rodriguez9 months ago
Combing through his release prowess.
a year ago
He's much more than a Puerto Rican Drake.
How DaBaby ethered hisself.
Now that girls run the world, Nicki Minaj is at a crossroad.
2 years ago