Was Jay Rock Taking Shots at Big Sean on 'King's Dead'?

More music from the anticipated Black Panther soundtrack has ficially arrived. This go around, it's Jay Rock with "King's Dead" featuring TDE labelmate, Kendrick Lamar and Future. While the song surfaced yesterday, it's now ficially available for streaming in the U.S. Kendrick is also curating and producing the soundtrack for Black Panther, …

Mom of H&M Model Wearing Racist Monkey Hoodie Says 'Get Over It'

The backlash over H&M's ad featuring a young black child wearing a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie is still raging on— and now the boy’s mother has spoken out about the controversial ad. In a shocking response to commenters on her face Facebook page, the model’s mother, Terry Mango, is …

Kevin Gates Released From Prison, Twitter Reacts

Kevin Gates was released from East Moline Correctional Center in Illinois on Wednesday (Jan. 10), according to TMZ. The Louisiana rapper served a nine months a 30-month sentence on felony gun possession. Gates began his sentence last spring after he served a six-month sentence for kicking a female fan in …

H&M Dragged for Ad of Black Child Wearing a 'Monkey' Hoodie

H&M is apologizing after the company was dragged on Twitter over their “coolest monkey” hoodie worn by a young black child on its U.K. website. The hoodie, which features the words “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle,” garnered a tidal wave outrage from people who saw the photo as “racist” and …

Nicki Minaj and Nas Have Broken Up

According to the folks over at TMZ, Nicki Minaj and Nas are ficially over. The two sparked dating rumors last year, which heated up when they were spotted smooching at Nas' 44th birthday party back in September. A few pics on Instagram later, it seemed like things were mostly ficial …

10 Best Live Hip-Hop Albums, Ranked

“At the club, I loved the music and recognized that the records that were coming out at this time—there were no albums in rap yet, just 12-inch singles­—and the ones that were coming out didn't sound like what the club felt like,” Rick Rubin explain when asked to provide his motivation for …

Black Thought Contends He Invented Mumble Rap

Following his viral freestyle video, where he rapped for 10 straight minutes on Funkmaster Flex's Hot 97 radio show, folks have been understandably reaching out to Black Thought. Long regarded as one the best lyricists ever, Black Thought has found himself at the center Top 5 debates once more, as …