Shad has posted his new Boarding Pass EP as a free download on Bandcamp. Would definitely recommend picking it up.
Jonathan Bautts on 12/01/14 - 11:09 PM
Killer Mike has co-written an op-ed in USA Today discussing the treatment of rap music in courts.
As recent research has revealed, rap lyrics have been introduced as evidence of a defendant's criminal behavior in hundreds of cases nationwide, frequently leading to convictions that are based on prosecutors' blatant mischaracterizations of the genre. Ignoring many of the elements that signal rap as form of artistic expression, such as rappers' use of stage names or their frequent use of metaphor and hyperbole, prosecutors will present rap as literal autobiography. In effect, they ask jurors to suspend the distinction between author and narrator, reality and fiction, to secure guilty verdicts.
Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:35 PM
Ho99o9 have released probably the most twisted music video of 2014 with "Da Blue ***** From Hell Boy." This may be considered NSFW, but head to the replies to give it a watch.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/14 - 11:02 AM
Jump to the replies to stream another new Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment track called "Sunday Candy." Guess what? It's great.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/28/14 - 10:51 AM
You can now download ASAP Ferg's new mixtape, Ferg Forever, over on Datpiff.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/28/14 - 10:20 AM
You can stream Wu Tang Clan's title track from their upcoming album, A Better Tomorrow in the replies.

Submitted by DeviateRogue
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/28/14 - 08:31 AM
Jump to the replies to listen to a new Frank Ocean song called "Memrise."
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/28/14 - 08:06 AM
At his sold out show at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA, G-Eazy reunited The Pack, who haven't played a show in close to 4 years. In addition, Ty Dollar $ign was a special guest.
Jake Denning on 11/27/14 - 12:26 AM
Killer Mike has dropped a new mixtape called Sunday Morning Massacres.

Submitted by creativemind
Jason Tate on 11/26/14 - 11:59 AM
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