The Return of Lil Jon and Why It’s No Surprise
Crunk ain't dead, it was resurrected as EDM. Just ask Lil Jon. We spoke to the party music pioneer about his triumphant comeback and more.
This or That? Herb Mcgruff vs. Lil’ Herb
What's the difference between Harlem's Herb McGruff and Chiraq's finest Lil' Herb?
Who Flipped It Better? Wiz Khalifa vs. Dysfunkshunal Familee
Who used this Manchild sample better, Wiz Khalifa or the obscure Brooklyn crew Dysfunkshunal Familee.
RiFF RAFF, ‘Neon Icon’ [ALBUM REVIEW]
Is RiFF RAFF for real? Does that even matter? Is his long-awaited debut album good? Find out in our review of 'Neon Icon.'
This or That? Jay Rock vs. J Rock
This week it's TDE Jay Rock versus obscure New York rapper J Rock with a nod to legendary Beat Junkie J-Rocc. Confused yet?
Who Flipped It Better? Street Smartz vs. RiFF RAFF
This week in our battle of samples Neon Icon Riff Raff goes up against '90s street rap stalwart F.T.
DJ Mustard Talks Hits, Haters and Signing to Roc Nation [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]
The chart-topping producer from L.A. talks signing with Roc Nation, his signature sound and upcoming collaborations with the music industry elite.
This or That? – Ca$h Out Vs. Doughboyz Cashout
What's the difference between ATL's Ca$h Out and Detroit's Doughboyz Cashout.
Who Flipped It Better? Lil’ B vs. Kam
Which West Coast rapper made better use of this Keith Sweat sample? Lil' B or former Lench Mob member, Kam?
Attention Rappers: Fewer Mixtapes, More Singles
Why rappers who're trying to build their buzz and "feed the streets" should drop hot singles instead of overly long mixtapes.