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Kevin Gates Drops Four Snippets From 'By Any Means 2' –

We’re going to be getting the Kevin Gates’ project By Any Means 2 sometime around midnight tonight. His wife Dreka has been handling the rollout with Gates locked up and facing about 26 more months in prison on felony gun possession charges. To prep us for By Any Means 2,


The Breakdown: When Did Hip Hop Become So R&B?

From the early ’80s to the early ’90s, an anti-R&B vibe prevailed in Hip Hop. While R&B had a strong presence through the next decade, top MC’s still just rapped and maybe had an R&B feature on the hook. Fast forward to today: nowadays, even the most respected lyricist

iLoveMakonnen & Rae Sremmurd Spread The "Love"

Although he’d been quiet for a minute, iLoveMakonnen has recently begun to emerge from the shadows. Now, the Los Angeles-based artist has teamed up with Rae Sremmurd — Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi — for the new video, “Love.” While hanging out at the beach, the trio wrestles with the concept

OVO Sound's Plaza Releases New Video For "Personal"

Plaza, who is signed to Drake’s OVO Sound imprint, has dropped a new visual for “Personal,” the closing track on his recently released Shadow EP. Directed by Nina Djacic, the dark visual finds the Toronto singer entangled with a mystery woman in the backseat a car, but there’s a twist at