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Perhaps hip hop’s worst-kept secret has finally been revealed. After years of rumors, two confessional albums (Lemonade and 4:44), a plethora of collaborative songs and a whole heap of money made between them, JAY-Z and Beyoncé have finally surprise dropped their very first joint album, titled Everything Is Love. Currently touring the world on their […]

Producer Lord Fubu released an eight-track instrumental project, First Name Lord, Last Name Fubu. Describing it as “Ambient,” the beat tape is as trippy as it is ethereal and soothing. The biggest surprise on the tape, however, is the appearance of A$AP Rocky on “Nights Like This.” A highlight of the project, the track can […]

6.16.2018 News Before they welcome their first child together, Cardi B and Offset grace their first cover together for Rolling Stone. The power couple shares their love story in the magazine’s upcoming issue, which calls their relationship a “hip-hop love story.” In the Ruven Afanador shoot, Offset—dressed in a red velvet suit—is seen kissing Cardi’s […]

After linking with GoldLink for “Got Friends,” Miguel returns with a set of visuals for “R.A.N.” Taken from the SuperFly soundtrack, the video splices in footage of the film with The Mighty Migs — along with SuperFly actress Lex Scott Davis — having to… well… run off on the plug twice. Directed by LeSean Harris, […]

6.15.2018 New Music Nas album done. After six years, Nas returns with his long-awaited 11th studio album Nasir. Executive produced by Kanye West, the 7 tracks find Nas rapping about everything from Abraham Lincoln to the Met Gala, with appearances from Puff Daddy and 070 Shake (“Not for Radio”), The-Dream (“Everything” and “Adam and Eve”), […]

The Trump administration’s policy of separating children from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border to disincentivize crossings has been slammed for its unnecessary cruelty across the political aisle. A top Catholic cardinal called the practice “immoral” and evangelist Franklin Graham termed it “disgraceful” as Attorney General Jeff Sessions and White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders […]

With his latest EP, SuWop, out now, Joe Moses drops a video for his track “Bags” with Wiz Khalifa. Directed by MITCH MADE IT, Moses spoke to ‘Plex on how the two got together to craft the song. “This one took patience and persistence, no kap,” Moses said. “I’ve been wanting to do a song […]

Nas’ 11th studio album, Nasir, has arrived on TIDAL and Apple Music. The Queens legend unveiled the project on Thursday night (June 14) at a waterfront listening party under the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Executive produced by Kanye West, the seven-track album boasts contributions from The-Dream, Puff Daddy, 070 Shake and The World […]

Eid al-Fitr is a joyous celebration that marks the end of Ramadan, a month of fasting and spiritual introspection for Muslims.  Because Islam has been part of America’s religious landscape since colonial times, Eid has a long history in the U.S. This year it begins on Friday, June 15, and festivities will continue into the weekend. After participating […]

Rico Nasty is just one of a crop of bold, take-no-prisoners rappers bringing a powerful dose of much-needed feminine energy to hip-hop. Nicki Minaj shouted out a few in her recent Beats 1 Radio interview with Zane Lowe, including Kash Doll and Maliibu Miitch, but for fans who’ve been thirsty for a counterbalance to rap’s […]

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