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From the vocal effects to the beat, "Check Ya Fabrics" is like nothing you've ever heard.

The rapper posted on Twitter that he will be hosting a new radio show on Beats 1 Radio called Worldwide Chi.

Montana of 300 stopped by to discuss his rise in the rap game, being different from other Chicago artists, hanging with Kanye West and Rick Rubin, and details about his new project.

Universal is considering another high-profile hip-hop biopic. This time on Def Jam Recordings and its co-founder Russell Simmons.

Behind the music, Mac Miller struggled with addiction for some time. The Pittsburgh rapper opened up about his days pre-sobriety in a new podcast episode with hip-hop comedy sketch-team ItsTheReal. In the interview, Miller revealed that music legend Rick Rubin played a very important role in getting him sober and encouraging him to get his life together. Via […]

Nick Jonas is on the move to take over the pop scene, and he’s done it once again with a new version of his music video for “Chains.” The visuals come on the heels of having hosted the 2015 Kid’s Choice Awards this past weekend, where he let the slime fly. The new video features […]

Justin Bieber‘s much talked about Comedy Central Roast aired last night and amidst all the jokes poking fun at the Biebs, some tasteless moments, some awkward moments, and some actually hilarious commentary, the 21-year-old troublemaker finally had a chance to speak his mind and apologize for his bad behavior. After the Kevin Hart-helmed two-hour comedy special […]

There’s a new Chance The Rapper on the way. It’s been over a year since Chance dropped his acclaimed project, Acid Rap, but he and his band The Social Experiment are gearing up to drop a new free album titled Surf before the year is out. In a recent interview with Billboard, Chance discussed all the […]

30 years ago, a record label that has forever changed the world of Hip-Hop was born. In the premier clip of  Rolling Stone Films’ documentary, Rick Was Here, we’re taken behind the scenes with the founder and legendary music industry producer, Rick Rubin. Rubin takes us back to where it all started: his tiny NYU dorm room […]

In 1984, Def Jam, the most famous hip-hop record label of all time, was founded in Rick Rubin’s NYU dorm room. (Russell Simmons would join forces a little while later.) The record label dropped singles from the likes of punk band Hose and rappers T La Rock & Jazzy Jay. However it wasn’t until a 16-year-old MC from Farmers, Queens sent Rubin a […]

Ed Sheeran is on fire! (No, we’re not talking about his bright red hair.) The latest link in the chain of singles he’s been dropping all week is the sweet and slow “Thinking Out Loud.” With the release date of his second studio album, x, drawing near, Sheeran has kept the public’s attention by relentlessly releasing […]

Ed Sheeran has once again proved that gingers got soul. Only days away from the release of his sophomore album, x, the British songwriter gives us a taste of what’s in store with a new single entitled, “Bloodstream.” Anticipation has been building behind Ed’s upcoming project, especially since the release of the lead Pharrell-assisted single, “Sing,” and […]