How Kendrick Lamar charted his path from 'To Pimp a Butterfly' to 'Part IV'

If hip-hop wants Kendrick Lamar to be its savior, then the game is going to have learn to play by his rules.

Kendrick Lamar surprise releases "Humble" video, and fans lose their minds

Watch the new Kendrick Lamar video "Humble."

3 of the most underrated OG feminist rap anthems for Women's History Month

Where would we be without Lauryn Hill, Salt-n-Pepa and Roxanne Shanté?

Drake's 'More Life' proves we need a Young Thug album more than anything else

The world truly has no idea what Young Thug is actually capable of, and that is exciting.

When is Kendrick Lamar's next album coming out? Possible release date revealed.

Find out when the rapper is expected to release new music.

Iggy Azalea's "Mo Bounce": When and where to listen to the song drop

You can hear Azalea's brand new song premiere today.

Future becomes first artist to land back-to-back No. 1 debuts with 'FUTURE' and 'HNDRXX'

"Two albums, two No. 1's in two weeks, God's plan."

Remy Ma, Nicki Minaj Feud: Twitter has mixed feelings about "Another One" diss track

It's hard to tell whether this rap beef is just heating up or about to fizzle out.

27 contemporary musicians you should listen to in 2017

All the artists you should keep an ear open for this year.

Nicki Minaj may actually have been dissing Azealia Banks, not Remy Ma, on "Make Love"

"ShETHER" may have been a little premature.

Future is going to release a third album this week, according to 'Ellen'

First 'FUTURE' then 'HNDRXX' then "Oh god, make it stop."

Remy Ma's Nicki Minaj diss track "ShETHER" sent Twitter into a frenzy

Nicki Minaj and Remy Ma's beef made Twitter great again.

Future's 'HNDRXX' Review: A revealing glimpse into the void after the high fades

It's brighter than last Friday's 'FUTURE' but offers a far more troubling view of the dark corners of the artist's mind.

Who is Nicki Minaj talking about on "Make Love"? Lyrics for Gucci Mane's new single

Here is who we think could be the aim of her cutting lyrics.

Future's 'HNDRXX' is here: Download and streaming options for the new album

Here's how to listen to Future's latest album release.

Future's New Album Track List: 5 of the best songs from his self-titled album

A look at the best songs on the rapper's latest album.

Future's new album is here: Download and streaming options for his self-titled release

The ATL rapper is back with his fifth studio album.

Cardi B calls out the male race: "I want men to stop being afraid to wear what they wanna wear"

Cardi also talks "Love & Hip-Hop," Migos and new music.

DJ Khaled announces new album 'Grateful' in press conference, alongside Chance the Rapper

"The title of my new album coming out this year, my best work ever, on my momma, on my son: 'Grateful.'"

Frank Ocean is right to boycott the Grammys, they've never cared about black artists

The Grammys have an issue recognizing black excellence in music, and unless something changes, this will likely continue.

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly' certified classic, 1 of 4 rap albums archived at Harvard

It doesn't get much more official than a Harvard co-sign.

Missy Elliott drops surprise "I'm Better" video, another futuristic epic for her catalog

Queen Missy offers hip-hop another set of flows and dance moves to bite.

Migos' 'Culture' is here: Download and streaming options, album tracklist and more

Migos released its new album Friday.

Nicki Minaj raps on Major Lazer's "Run Up," hints fourth album is coming very soon

Nicki Minaj drops a major hint about her fourth album.

Is Drake dating Jennifer Lopez to get back at Diddy? That's what Funkmaster Flex thinks.

A timeline of the Drake vs. Diddy feud

Here are the 6 best debut albums of 2016: From Kaytranada to Nao and more

The best debut albums of 2016 you need to listen to.

The 11 best albums of 2016: From Beyoncé to Radiohead and more

The albums that stood out to us this year from any genre.

Chance the Rapper, Jeremih 'Merry Christmas Lil' Mama': Download and streaming options

Chance the Rapper and Jeremih drop surprise Christmas mixtape.

Yasiin Bey's 'December 99th' is here: Download and streaming options for the new album

The mighty Mos Def is back with his first album in seven years. It may be one of his last.